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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 832:  HOSIERY, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                             Data in Dpr,  3.80 M2 per Dpr. 

                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      1209755   1161641     837424     636480    -24.00   1246994     970195     943637     960697     -22.96  100.00

     VIETNAM     570873    653269     446469     343132    -23.15    684349     536723     518934     549932     -19.64   57.24

     CHINA P     467078    380204     278430     163004    -41.46    410212     293932     273773     264778     -35.45   27.56

     CHINA T      23350     32892      29407      88329    200.37     33444      91189      91203      91814     174.53    9.56

     KOR REP       7638     62004      59711        330    -99.45     62171       4504       2623       2623     -95.78    0.27

     INDIA        99330       634        634        428    -32.49     29119        276        308        428     -98.53    0.04


     _WTO       1209746   1161633     837424     636471    -24.00   1246994     970178     943620     960680     -22.96  100.00

     _ASEAN      571231    656350     446639     361732    -19.01    684535     542188     538627     571443     -16.52   59.48

     _OECD        19699     77437      70652       6920    -90.21     77352      15809      13291      13705     -82.28    1.43