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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 836:  DRESSES, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                             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       437489    412154     378797     303188    -19.96    434169     320871     331055     336545     -22.49  100.00

     CHINA P     330306    260234     233190     204848    -12.15    281056     226031     227174     231892     -17.49   68.90

     VIETNAM      38230     44715      43660      19935    -54.34     47113      19455      20542      20990     -55.45    6.24

     INDIA        31008     22853      21628      16611    -23.20     22327      17465      17854      17836     -20.11    5.30

     BNGLDSH       1022       909        753      13095   1639.04       757       5031      12283      13251    1650.46    3.94

     INDNSIA       9176     23408      23312       9715    -58.33     24116       9827       9757       9811     -59.32    2.92

     PHIL R         208      5275       5274       9604     82.10      5284       9569       9570       9605      81.78    2.85

     SRI LKA        164      5873       5871       4958    -15.55      5871       4960       4960       4960     -15.52    1.47

     SALVADR        527      3591       2780       3246     16.76      2821       4316       4254       4057      43.81    1.21

     ITALY         3254      3737       2938       2646     -9.94      3567       3528       3445       3445      -3.42    1.02

     LITHUAN       1899      3132       2988       2877     -3.71      3316       3946       4058       3021      -8.90    0.90

     GUATMAL       5675      2977       2977       2257    -24.19      2977       1791       2110       2257     -24.19    0.67

     THAILND        130      5950       5930       1937    -67.34      5999       1917       1966       1957     -67.38    0.58

     CAMBOD           1     20574      20274       1354    -93.32     20274       1654       1654       1654     -91.84    0.49


     _WTO        437441    412017     378677     303102    -19.96    434045     320770     330953     336442     -22.49   99.97

     _ASEAN       47752     99933      98460      42668    -56.66    102796      42538      43618      44141     -57.06   13.12

     _OECD         7681      8410       6968       7810     12.08      8304       9058       9062       9252      11.42    2.75

     _W HEMI      12358      7971       6489       7038      8.46      6972       8127       8506       8520      22.20    2.53

     _EU15         5879      6194       4921       6247     26.95      6032       7490       7437       7520      24.67    2.23

     _EC12         5873      6185       4912       6233     26.89      6021       7477       7423       7506      24.66    2.23

     _CBI          6420      7045       5820       6050      3.95      5978       6968       7259       7275      21.70    2.16

     _CAFTA        6322      7016       5792       6039      4.26      5862       6957       7247       7263      23.90    2.16