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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 336:  COTTON DRESSES
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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    1247.583   1229.271   1087.304    979.421     -9.92  1238.983   1126.451   1120.274   1121.388      -9.49  100.00

     CHINA P   625.231    543.279    473.970    433.282     -8.58   547.817    503.896    500.161    502.591      -8.26   44.82

     INDIA     208.603    207.986    193.413    160.839    -16.84   210.609    177.547    175.500    175.411     -16.71   15.64

     VIETNAM    99.575    107.839     95.914     92.620     -3.43   110.498    106.426    104.634    104.546      -5.39    9.32

     INDNSIA    77.328    107.620     99.042     81.545    -17.67   107.571     89.693     89.345     90.123     -16.22    8.04

     PHIL R     38.764     46.622     40.848     36.171    -11.45    47.343     42.046     42.988     41.945     -11.40    3.74

     ITALY      18.012     23.975     16.953     25.078     47.92    21.491     30.937     31.631     32.099      49.36    2.86

     CAMBOD     39.260     34.134     30.941     25.030    -19.10    37.880     27.761     27.760     28.223     -25.49    2.52

     SRI LKA    24.087     34.339     29.335     21.619    -26.30    32.864     27.857     27.484     26.624     -18.99    2.37

     BNGLDSH    22.503     21.186     18.434     19.305      4.73    21.945     21.847     21.990     22.057       0.51    1.97

     PERU        9.133     12.739     11.279     11.753      4.21    12.592     13.258     13.422     13.213       4.94    1.18

     TURKEY      6.021      7.819      6.948      7.870     13.28     7.592      9.341      9.370      8.741      15.14    0.78

     THAILND     8.828      8.112      6.538      6.165     -5.70     7.391      7.837      7.803      7.739       4.70    0.69

     MEXICO      9.513     10.541     10.152      6.924    -31.80    10.660      7.479      7.365      7.312     -31.40    0.65

     SALVADR     5.290      4.594      3.933      3.989      1.43     5.799      4.456      4.488      4.650     -19.81    0.41

     PAKISTN     4.227      5.447      4.817      3.191    -33.75     5.446      4.154      3.806      3.821     -29.84    0.34

     GUATMAL     6.336      5.443      5.159      3.487    -32.40     5.362      3.700      3.768      3.771     -29.67    0.34

     HG KONG     2.838      2.495      1.997      2.109      5.65     2.288      2.608      2.611      2.607      13.93    0.23

     MALAYSA     2.207      2.221      2.011      2.326     15.66     2.334      2.723      2.724      2.536       8.66    0.23

     NEPAL       1.539      1.282      1.240      0.876    -29.30     1.277      0.992      0.947      0.918     -28.08    0.08

     NICARAG     2.388      1.080      0.883      0.216    -75.54     0.884      0.412      0.412      0.413     -53.29    0.04

     HONDURA     0.217      0.480      0.480      0.100    -79.14     0.482      0.100      0.100      0.100     -79.21    0.01


     _WTO     1247.112   1228.974   1087.055    979.130     -9.93  1238.620   1126.090   1119.918   1121.048      -9.49   99.97

     _ASEAN    266.137    306.605    275.349    244.061    -11.36   313.108    276.671    275.471    275.317     -12.07   24.55

     _OECD      43.046     53.314     41.083     51.762     25.99    49.839     63.258     64.261     63.993      28.40    5.71

     _EU15      29.073     38.013     27.518     38.094     38.43    34.344     47.336     48.145     48.589      41.48    4.33

     _EC12      28.948     37.949     27.456     38.001     38.40    34.281     47.255     48.055     48.493      41.46    4.32

     _W HEMI    37.537     39.029     35.405     30.940    -12.61    39.842     34.491     34.773     34.564     -13.25    3.08

     _ANDEAN    10.666     13.708     12.153     12.387      1.92    13.711     14.030     14.226     13.941       1.68    1.24

     _CBI       15.053     11.873     10.670      7.987    -25.15    12.757      8.917      9.016      9.190     -27.96    0.82

     _CAFTA     14.986     11.810     10.608      7.905    -25.48    12.689      8.838      8.937      9.108     -28.22    0.81

     _SUB-SAH    0.947      1.900      1.690      1.249    -26.11     1.869      1.333      1.413      1.459     -21.94    0.13