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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 336:  COTTON DRESSES
                                             Data in Doz, 37.90 M2 per Doz. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  9/2012
   Country      2010       2011       9/2011     9/2012  % Change    9/2011     7/2012     8/2012     9/2012   % Change % Share


     WORLD     19977603  17204848   14542744   12440948    -14.45  17821289   15231116   15166642   15103052     -15.25  100.00

     CHINA P    9829010   7246977    5837382    5236987    -10.29   7462926    6706971    6676423    6646582     -10.94   44.01

     INDIA      3087808   2698378    2450430    1789325    -26.98   2825840    2082382    2068142    2037273     -27.91   13.49

     VIETNAM    1959200   1877386    1601463    1474264     -7.94   1975362    1765638    1774089    1750187     -11.40   11.59

     INDNSIA    1274090   1704896    1555342    1213755    -21.96   1739281    1395994    1366663    1363309     -21.62    9.03

     PHIL R      703974    798727     628820     643671      2.36    788369     782764     785423     813578       3.20    5.39

     BNGLDSH     621363    529749     444767     531405     19.48    596882     590057     609651     616387       3.27    4.08

     CAMBOD      952925    842970     755334     504311    -33.23    928759     583044     591559     591947     -36.26    3.92

     SRI LKA     333057    434123     357518     244693    -31.56    414995     341084     329959     321298     -22.58    2.13

     THAILND     147229    106465      78430      77164     -1.61    104908     105497     106153     105199       0.28    0.70

     TURKEY       64380     73744      61275      90261     47.30     65947     113987     104417     102730      55.78    0.68

     PAKISTN     121465    135649     117785      77544    -34.16    142656     109902     101781      95408     -33.12    0.63

     MEXICO      117007    130961     120675      82372    -31.74    129068      97396      94423      92658     -28.21    0.61

     GUATMAL     200066    140695     134905      86781    -35.67    142613      90935      91415      92571     -35.09    0.61

     PERU         72122     90498      74145      69479     -6.29     88496      86574      86638      85832      -3.01    0.57

     MALAYSA      63534     57338      44447      57506     29.38     55286      65885      66324      70397      27.33    0.47

     ITALY        18127     39514      26713      56714    112.31     32004      61615      66577      69515     117.21    0.46

     SALVADR      66559     45378      37039      30061    -18.84     73377      39150      38264      38400     -47.67    0.25

     HG KONG      31297     21112      17194      19860     15.51     23090      22988      22906      23778       2.98    0.16

     NEPAL        25944     19160      17811      13301    -25.32     19419      14556      14832      14650     -24.56    0.10

     HONDURA       9571     16965      16965       4685    -72.38     16974       3301       4685       4685     -72.40    0.03

     NICARAG      77957     19416      17920       1745    -90.26     17998       5892       3241       3241     -81.99    0.02


     _WTO      19974552  17203659   14541718   12439524    -14.46  17818997   15229615   15165032   15101465     -15.25   99.99

     _ASEAN     5104166   5388399    4664349    3972150    -14.84   5593523    4700175    4691609    4696200     -16.04   31.09

     _W HEMI     583878    468245     420868     301088    -28.46    492281     353187     349467     348465     -29.21    2.31

     _OECD       139374    163768     126514     182787     44.48    146161     222413     218445     220041      50.55    1.46

     _CBI        373881    229327     212265     135337    -36.24    257080     152610     151226     152399     -40.72    1.01

     _CAFTA      371872    227155     210108     133200    -36.60    254819     150561     149111     150247     -41.04    0.99

     _EU15        42602     69078      47523      77017     62.06     57139      90658      95734      98572      72.51    0.65

     _EC12        42383     68576      47038      76860     63.40     56636      90488      95568      98398      73.74    0.65

     _ANDEAN      85269     99263      80984      74335     -8.21     98267      93671      93490      92614      -5.75    0.61

     _SUB-SAHA    15145     29535      28443      15163    -46.69     32421      15903      15374      16255     -49.86    0.11