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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 836:  DRESSES, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                         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      75.601     71.909     66.359     57.069    -14.00    73.268     62.447     62.816     62.619     -14.53  100.00

     CHINA P    53.648     45.054     41.568     35.376    -14.90    46.427     38.593     38.843     38.862     -16.29   62.06

     ITALY       4.258      4.722      3.843      3.641     -5.27     4.463      4.495      4.480      4.520       1.26    7.22

     INDIA       5.097      4.227      4.057      3.475    -14.34     4.170      3.782      3.771      3.645     -12.59    5.82

     INDNSIA     1.161      2.950      2.945      1.627    -44.74     3.044      1.636      1.638      1.632     -46.37    2.61

     VIETNAM     4.708      2.961      2.922      1.536    -47.43     3.145      1.554      1.570      1.575     -49.92    2.52

     SRI LKA     0.019      0.573      0.573      1.425    148.73     0.573      1.426      1.426      1.426     148.80    2.28

     PHIL R      0.024      1.073      1.073      1.207     12.53     1.074      1.199      1.208      1.208      12.46    1.93

     BNGLDSH     0.107      0.118      0.084      0.681    708.58     0.085      0.653      0.699      0.715     743.74    1.14

     LITHUAN     0.341      0.433      0.409      0.627     53.28     0.448      0.672      0.642      0.651      45.22    1.04

     THAILND     0.025      1.211      1.209      0.494    -59.17     1.212      0.500      0.496      0.496     -59.06    0.79

     SALVADR     0.032      0.219      0.176      0.262     48.61     0.177      0.329      0.314      0.305      72.40    0.49

     GUATMAL     0.251      0.152      0.152      0.136    -10.66     0.152      0.123      0.135      0.136     -10.66    0.22

     CAMBOD      0.000      1.473      1.458      0.078    -94.67     1.458      0.093      0.093      0.093     -93.63    0.15


     _WTO       75.553     71.556     66.021     56.942    -13.75    72.929     62.303     62.674     62.477     -14.33   99.77

     _OECD       8.155      9.265      7.775      8.066      3.75     9.138      9.443      9.504      9.557       4.58   15.26

     _EU15       6.985      7.447      6.156      6.529      6.06     7.364      7.704      7.776      7.820       6.19   12.49

     _EC12       6.982      7.443      6.152      6.510      5.83     7.360      7.686      7.759      7.802       6.01   12.46

     _ASEAN      5.925      9.670      9.608      4.963    -48.35     9.934      5.001      5.024      5.025     -49.41    8.03

     _W HEMI     1.289      1.440      1.265      1.513     19.56     1.449      1.731      1.708      1.688      16.50    2.70

     _CBI        0.312      0.425      0.374      0.437     16.92     0.394      0.507      0.507      0.489      24.08    0.78

     _CAFTA      0.302      0.392      0.341      0.433     26.95     0.359      0.502      0.502      0.484      35.06    0.77