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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 736:  SILK 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     289.789    323.791    276.567    240.007    -13.22   321.086    298.189    293.475    287.231     -10.54  100.00

     CHINA P   197.834    214.773    186.279    152.791    -17.98   214.531    191.737    187.989    181.285     -15.50   63.11

     INDIA      14.586     18.304     16.077     15.750     -2.04    18.105     18.097     17.886     17.977      -0.71    6.26


     _WTO      289.323    323.264    276.094    239.485    -13.26   320.568    297.546    292.915    286.655     -10.58   99.80

     _OECD      66.952     79.637     65.139     62.526     -4.01    77.916     77.053     76.530     77.024      -1.15   26.82

     _EU15      47.430     58.620     46.647     46.389     -0.55    56.357     58.648     58.194     58.362       3.56   20.32

     _EC12      47.410     58.603     46.631     46.375     -0.55    56.341     58.632     58.181     58.347       3.56   20.31