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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 842:  SKIRTS, SILK / VEG. BLENDS
                                             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       484670    344462     323770     250367    -22.67    382691     277719     272312     271059     -29.17  100.00

     CHINA P     384941    220703     202859     146715    -27.68    258727     165999     165770     164559     -36.40   60.71

     BNGLDSH        528       816        810      27746   3325.43       810      27752      27752      27752    3326.17   10.24

     INDNSIA      41601     47340      46046      19139    -58.44     46477      20452      20452      20433     -56.04    7.54

     VIETNAM      15420     23239      23202      20067    -13.51     23806      25570      20207      20104     -15.55    7.42

     INDIA         8868      9062       8637      14079     63.01      8705      14545      14538      14504      66.62    5.35

     PHIL R        5979      6014       5771       6050      4.83      5896       6382       6293       6293       6.73    2.32

     SRI LKA       5239     13929      13897       3965    -71.47     14069       4307       3997       3997     -71.59    1.47

     CAMBOD        4407      8635       8635        654    -92.43      8635        654        654        654     -92.43    0.24


     _WTO        484605    344415     323723     250349    -22.67    382644     277700     272293     271041     -29.17   99.99

     _ASEAN       71408     89567      87973      49465    -43.77     89140      56633      51181      51059     -42.72   18.84