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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  81:  SILK AND VEG. APPAREL
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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    1286.040   1455.164   1282.864   1170.095     -8.79  1449.316   1353.691   1338.610   1342.395      -7.38  100.00

     CHINA P   954.673   1055.403    926.804    790.247    -14.73  1057.853    934.862    918.870    918.845     -13.14   68.45

     VIETNAM    39.344     43.876     39.700     51.106     28.73    42.729     53.263     54.229     55.282      29.38    4.12

     BNGLDSH    27.863     46.118     43.315     51.779     19.54    46.460     55.053     54.997     54.582      17.48    4.07

     INDIA      38.857     40.694     37.576     47.299     25.88    39.108     50.329     50.539     50.417      28.92    3.76

     INDNSIA    39.843     58.542     55.621     42.305    -23.94    57.259     44.982     45.099     45.226     -21.02    3.37

     SRI LKA    15.673     18.332     16.932     20.454     20.80    17.478     22.411     22.228     21.853      25.03    1.63

     PHIL R      8.882     15.420     14.685     14.810      0.85    15.844     15.795     15.831     15.544      -1.89    1.16

     CAMBOD     24.465     19.022     17.865     12.887    -27.86    20.219     12.257     12.677     14.044     -30.54    1.05

     MEXICO      9.242     10.438      8.629      8.708      0.92     9.965     10.313     10.095     10.518       5.55    0.78

     CHINA T     3.981      5.084      4.330      6.348     46.58     4.765      6.495      6.442      7.102      49.05    0.53

     HG KONG     4.023      3.812      2.953      4.742     60.61     3.364      5.589      5.585      5.602      66.54    0.42


     _WTO     1285.904   1454.613   1282.359   1169.838     -8.77  1448.809   1353.392   1338.304   1342.093      -7.37   99.98

     _ASEAN    122.733    147.798    138.005    129.339     -6.28   146.695    135.169    136.759    139.132      -5.16   10.36

     _OECD      81.193     96.187     77.786     83.303      7.09    93.159    100.731    100.342    101.705       9.17    7.58

     _EU15      65.590     76.992     61.593     67.261      9.20    74.545     81.905     81.560     82.660      10.89    6.16

     _EC12      65.238     76.620     61.282     66.905      9.18    74.201     81.565     81.240     82.243      10.84    6.13

     _W HEMI    19.959     23.094     18.819     20.370      8.25    21.554     24.022     24.215     24.645      14.34    1.84

     _CBI        2.810      4.566      3.692      4.315     16.87     4.049      4.887      5.147      5.189      28.16    0.39

     _CAFTA      2.442      4.238      3.440      4.068     18.27     3.700      4.516      4.774      4.867      31.53    0.36