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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 842:  SKIRTS, 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      38.616     35.238     32.989     28.559    -13.43    35.778     31.067     30.913     30.809     -13.89  100.00

     CHINA P    26.713     22.463     20.794     16.446    -20.91    23.030     18.466     18.311     18.116     -21.34   58.80

     INDIA       1.217      1.794      1.637      2.927     78.83     1.649      3.051      3.080      3.084      87.04   10.01

     BNGLDSH     0.017      0.060      0.059      1.765   2876.46     0.059      1.766      1.766      1.766    2877.84    5.73

     VIETNAM     1.046      1.349      1.346      1.510     12.16     1.359      1.528      1.514      1.513      11.33    4.91

     INDNSIA     3.389      3.721      3.651      1.426    -60.93     3.673      1.482      1.481      1.496     -59.26    4.86

     PHIL R      0.771      0.615      0.583      0.712     22.14     0.615      0.744      0.744      0.744      20.95    2.42

     SRI LKA     0.645      1.134      1.132      0.423    -62.60     1.181      0.432      0.432      0.425     -63.99    1.38

     CAMBOD      0.387      0.643      0.643      0.057    -91.13     0.643      0.057      0.057      0.057     -91.13    0.19


     _WTO       38.599     35.226     32.976     28.555    -13.40    35.765     31.063     30.909     30.805     -13.87   99.99

     _ASEAN      6.572      7.110      7.005      4.335    -38.12     7.072      4.441      4.426      4.440     -37.22   14.41