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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 842:  SKIRTS, SILK / VEG. BLENDS
                                             Data in Doz, 14.90 M2 per Doz. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 10/2012
   Country      2010       2011      10/2011    10/2012  % Change   10/2011     8/2012     9/2012    10/2012   % Change % Share


     WORLD       484670    344462     328205     260414    -20.66    369568     272312     271059     276671     -25.14  100.00

     CHINA P     384941    220703     206966     155684    -24.78    245684     165770     164559     169421     -31.04   61.24

     BNGLDSH        528       816        810      27746   3325.43       810      27752      27752      27752    3326.17   10.03

     INDNSIA      41601     47340      46116      19428    -57.87     46314      20452      20433      20652     -55.41    7.46

     VIETNAM      15420     23239      23210      20067    -13.54     23809      20207      20104      20096     -15.59    7.26

     INDIA         8868      9062       8650      14179     63.92      8718      14538      14504      14591      67.37    5.27

     PHIL R        5979      6014       5771       6050      4.83      5896       6293       6293       6293       6.73    2.27

     SRI LKA       5239     13929      13921       3965    -71.52     14093       3997       3997       3973     -71.81    1.44

     CAMBOD        4407      8635       8635        654    -92.43      8635        654        654        654     -92.43    0.24


     _WTO        484605    344415     328158     260396    -20.65    369521     272293     271041     276653     -25.13   99.99

     _ASEAN       71408     89567      88070      49762    -43.50     88996      51181      51059      51259     -42.40   18.53