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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 858:  NECKWEAR, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.60 M2 per Kg.. 

                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       171142    182946     168352     140292    -16.67    190614     170846     159448     154886     -18.74  100.00

     CHINA P     142329    149336     142283     123875    -12.94    159095     143367     134515     130928     -17.70   84.53

     ITALY        24042     28610      22296      11526    -48.30     27057      21584      18559      17840     -34.07   11.52


     _WTO        171141    182899     168305     140267    -16.66    190567     170811     159413     154861     -18.74   99.98

     _OECD        27667     31871      24753      15135    -38.86     30110      25728      23147      22253     -26.09   14.37

     _EU15        26628     31077      24313      14178    -41.69     29426      24435      21854      20942     -28.83   13.52

     _EC12        26591     31024      24262      14173    -41.58     29367      24428      21847      20935     -28.71   13.52