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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 859:  OTHER SILK / NON-COT. VEG APPAREL
                                             Data in Kg., 12.50 M2 per Kg.. 

                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      6762214   6741613    5375463    6261046     16.47   7313997    7310459    7519463    7627196       4.28  100.00

     CHINA P    5698783   5609850    4501560    4994012     10.94   6200846    5853104    6000095    6102302      -1.59   80.01

     VIETNAM     244914    257298     189806     325885     71.69    248758     374310     383619     393377      58.14    5.16

     BNGLDSH      56491    102099      96064     150045     56.19    114410     137784     150886     156080      36.42    2.05

     MEXICO      130863    139130     106707     119043     11.56    142613     151822     150021     151466       6.21    1.99

     INDIA       166232    118524      93410     120844     29.37    119251     127884     146479     145958      22.40    1.91

     CHINA T      46668     44016      32583      56159     72.36     40604      65556      67835      67592      66.47    0.89

     CAMBOD       19676     34336      23348      52230    123.70     27386      50607      61395      63218     130.84    0.83

     HONDURA       8403     18959       7544      44364    488.07      7961      39830      47631      55779     600.65    0.73

     HG KONG      53396     22540      17960      50797    182.83     23441      56677      59506      55377     136.24    0.73

     ITALY        35919     39411      28745      36556     27.17     39291      48693      49622      47222      20.19    0.62

     SRI LKA      31207     30698      20663      31179     50.89     25382      41600      41655      41214      62.37    0.54

     GUATMAL       4521      2000       1785      36237   1930.08      2270      26129      32244      36452    1505.81    0.48

     PAKISTN      19698     27142      21015      25279     20.29     29397      24792      24261      31406       6.83    0.41

     INDNSIA      14678     31493      26101      21054    -19.34     28733      38100      31206      26446      -7.96    0.35

     SALVADR      11409     19959      10165      11906     17.13     13272      23255      23183      21700      63.50    0.28

     DOM REP      15483     21870      14912      12671    -15.03     18846      20651      19793      19629       4.15    0.26

     BULGAR         905     20899      20310      17913    -11.80     20371      38077      38051      18502      -9.17    0.24

     CANADA       12644     13007       8574      12777     49.02     12987      15897      15793      17210      32.52    0.23

     THAILND      21389     29057      25249      12961    -48.67     29459      15617      15745      16769     -43.08    0.22

     PHIL R        2828     15029      14794      16324     10.34     16000      16371      16301      16559       3.49    0.22

     COLOMB       26187     16600      10479       9269    -11.55     13635      17922      16193      15390      12.87    0.20

     TURKEY       21754     12766       8999      11038     22.66     14467      14959      14399      14805       2.34    0.19

     FRANCE        9634      8041       5727      12480    117.92      7228      10258      10453      14794     104.68    0.19

     SPAIN         5597      9625       6928      12069     74.21      8229      13947      14151      14766      79.44    0.19

     KOR REP      28085     25912      23595      10085    -57.26     28513      16963      16729      12402     -56.50    0.16

     ALBANIA      11985      7289       4876       7422     52.21      8424       9258      10220       9835      16.75    0.13

     NEPAL         4087      3676       3307       8059    143.70      4539       5028       8962       8428      85.68    0.11

     U KING        6311     10480       8567       5699    -33.48     10151       7515       7457       7612     -25.01    0.10


     _WTO       6761831   6741014    5375115    6260195     16.47   7313644    7309672    7518674    7626094       4.27   99.99

     _ASEAN      305010    371314     283263     430140     51.85    354769     500195     510166     518191      46.06    6.79

     _W HEMI     217584    238562     165694     250969     51.47    221934     301521     310974     323837      45.92    4.25

     _OECD       133372    134137     102235     113198     10.72    135221     143923     144122     145100       7.31    1.90

     _CBI         40122     63872      35477     105904    198.51     43420     110114     123525     134299     209.30    1.76

     _CAFTA       39829     63822      35436     105668    198.19     43379     109869     123280     134054     209.03    1.76

     _EU15        68930     79727      58892      75779     28.67     76676      92311      93419      96614      26.00    1.27

     _EC12        66983     78087      58012      74773     28.89     75494      90648      91701      94848      25.64    1.24

     _ANDEAN      31858     19454      12378      11385     -8.02     19649      21350      19195      18461      -6.05    0.24