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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 670:  MMF FLAT GOODS, HANDBAGS, LUGGAGE
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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    3067.457   3216.372   2516.458   2511.433     -0.20  3299.236   3227.418   3227.603   3211.348      -2.66  100.00

     CHINA P  2685.063   2756.476   2163.653   2129.934     -1.56  2848.141   2741.402   2736.665   2722.758      -4.40   84.79

     VIETNAM   140.863    186.448    149.099    154.143      3.38   182.148    193.601    193.581    191.491       5.13    5.96

     ITALY      74.658     68.963     49.342     53.653      8.74    72.870     72.016     74.065     73.274       0.55    2.28

     THAILND    41.345     48.679     37.899     38.242      0.91    49.656     48.549     48.905     49.023      -1.28    1.53

     PHIL R     27.738     34.886     26.706     32.770     22.71    33.373     40.887     41.157     40.951      22.71    1.28

     INDNSIA    20.491     26.408     22.723     26.286     15.68    27.709     28.865     29.491     29.970       8.16    0.93

     CHINA T    16.486     24.261     16.832     20.880     24.05    20.765     27.015     27.881     28.308      36.33    0.88

     HG KONG    19.870     17.546     13.585     13.245     -2.50    18.052     17.942     17.376     17.207      -4.68    0.54

     MEXICO      7.009      8.202      5.993      6.131      2.30     8.142      8.481      8.468      8.340       2.43    0.26

     INDIA       3.087      5.461      3.365      4.569     35.77     4.281      6.523      6.777      6.665      55.69    0.21

     KOR REP     2.721      6.133      3.762      4.095      8.87     4.230      6.792      6.776      6.467      52.86    0.20

     BNGLDSH     1.337      1.523      1.175      2.792    137.65     1.381      3.030      2.990      3.140     127.39    0.10

     PAKISTN     1.048      1.318      0.885      1.450     63.78     1.160      1.670      1.784      1.883      62.39    0.06

     LAOS        0.294      0.754      0.360      0.117    -67.65     0.654      0.532      0.500      0.510     -22.10    0.02


     _WTO     3067.143   3215.593   2516.081   2510.666     -0.22  3298.565   3226.281   3226.498   3210.178      -2.68   99.96

     _ASEAN    231.722    298.363    237.659    253.740      6.77   294.654    314.721    316.120    314.443       6.72    9.79

     _OECD      93.923     94.409     66.720     72.626      8.85    94.250     98.422    101.257    100.316       6.44    3.12

     _EU15      86.335     81.673     57.764     63.323      9.62    83.488     84.962     87.891     87.232       4.48    2.72

     _EC12      86.163     81.547     57.686     63.043      9.29    83.335     84.633     87.565     86.904       4.28    2.71

     _W HEMI    14.945     17.683     13.620     12.459     -8.53    17.738     16.617     16.579     16.522      -6.86    0.51