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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 838:  KNIT SHIRTS / BLOUSES, SILK / VEG
                                         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     147.921    155.006    138.169    132.173     -4.34   159.057    148.309    148.958    149.011      -6.32  100.00

     CHINA P   135.445    138.475    124.379    115.910     -6.81   143.081    129.420    129.875    130.006      -9.14   87.25

     VIETNAM     0.968      1.824      1.483      2.940     98.22     1.532      3.347      3.389      3.281     114.20    2.20

     PORTUGL     0.951      1.911      1.730      2.689     55.45     2.052      2.670      2.851      2.870      39.86    1.93

     CAMBOD      0.168      0.647      0.269      0.494     83.21     0.270      0.858      0.866      0.871     222.48    0.58

     INDIA       0.555      0.655      0.615      0.677     10.10     0.681      0.818      0.689      0.718       5.31    0.48

     TURKEY      0.254      0.565      0.534      0.670     25.54     0.614      0.746      0.686      0.701      14.16    0.47

     INDNSIA     0.479      0.991      0.984      0.592    -39.86     0.989      0.727      0.752      0.599     -39.47    0.40

     MEXICO      1.032      0.474      0.439      0.235    -46.31     0.616      0.353      0.251      0.271     -56.04    0.18

     PAKISTN     0.056      0.172      0.150      0.212     41.66     0.166      0.204      0.207      0.235      41.35    0.16

     PERU        0.048      0.273      0.271      0.144    -46.69     0.275      0.115      0.146      0.147     -46.73    0.10

     GUATMAL     0.002      0.148      0.148      0.009    -94.24     0.148      0.008      0.008      0.009     -94.24    0.01


     _WTO      147.913    154.990    138.152    132.171     -4.33   159.041    148.308    148.956    149.009      -6.31  100.00

     _OECD       5.491      6.472      5.559      7.111     27.93     6.823      7.746      7.860      8.024      17.60    5.38

     _EU15       4.808      5.567      4.715      6.125     29.90     5.743      6.670      6.844      6.977      21.48    4.68

     _EC12       4.756      5.523      4.684      6.046     29.07     5.711      6.633      6.813      6.884      20.53    4.62

     _ASEAN      2.251      3.805      2.917      4.456     52.78     2.980      5.461      5.587      5.344      79.34    3.59

     _W HEMI     1.489      2.034      1.645      1.168    -28.96     1.955      1.522      1.520      1.557     -20.34    1.05

     _CBI        0.015      0.521      0.520      0.492     -5.50     0.529      0.410      0.477      0.492      -6.88    0.33

     _CAFTA      0.015      0.491      0.490      0.491      0.27     0.498      0.409      0.477      0.492      -1.29    0.33

     _ANDEAN     0.215      0.352      0.340      0.215    -36.94     0.390      0.200      0.231      0.226     -42.06    0.15