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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 870:  LUGGAGE, SILK / VEG. BLENDS
                                             Data in Kg.,  3.70 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     17798822  21164169   16711500   13937375    -16.60  21662127   18916996   18272250   18390044     -15.11  100.00

     CHINA P   16822397  20245065   15972358   13399930    -16.11  20675455   18133374   17511898   17672637     -14.52   96.10

     INDIA       438581    365393     289583     273337     -5.61    415209     369172     375324     349147     -15.91    1.90

     HG KONG      92726    128884      97611      69742    -28.55    115444     117656     109057     101015     -12.50    0.55

     CHINA T      41929     83705      73601      61625    -16.27     80515      76754      72154      71729     -10.91    0.39

     MEXICO       34190     38579      28090      20631    -26.55     38750      36292      33056      31120     -19.69    0.17

     VIETNAM     105339    140418     134343      22118    -83.54    138284      49555      31808      28193     -79.61    0.15

     PHIL R        7008     26608      21680      10520    -51.48     24451      15485      16180      15448     -36.82    0.08


     _WTO      17781715  21164169   16711500   13937348    -16.60  21645020   18916969   18272223   18390017     -15.04  100.00

     _OECD        91311     66770      43077      46294      7.47     68628      67965      70326      69987       1.98    0.38

     _ASEAN      182878    188467     171693      45691    -73.39    206737      83373      68790      62465     -69.79    0.34

     _W HEMI     105103     62458      44922      31731    -29.36     74090      56765      53452      49267     -33.50    0.27

     _EU15        55921     36193      25231      34256     35.77     37438      41043      44226      45218      20.78    0.25

     _EC12        55415     35684      24723      33941     37.29     36844      40732      43931      44902      21.87    0.24