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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 742:  SILK SKIRTS
                                             Data in Doz, 14.90 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       110819     79256      66946      42423    -36.63     86357      61334      57437      54733     -36.62  100.00

     CHINA P      83729     52291      43685      21155    -51.57     56672      34381      32706      29761     -47.49   54.37


     _WTO        110814     79250      66940      42391    -36.67     86351      61300      57404      54701     -36.65   99.94