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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 741:  W/G NOT-KNIT SILK SHIRTS/BLOUSES
                                             Data in Doz, 12.10 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      1089888    882168     700868     705778      0.70    928476     880355     877645     887078      -4.46  100.00

     CHINA P    1003000    776497     615039     632933      2.91    819616     784477     785604     794391      -3.08   89.55


     _WTO       1089725    881986     700735     705581      0.69    928332     880095     877396     886832      -4.47   99.97