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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 742:  SILK SKIRTS
                                         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      30.539     30.479     24.295     16.812    -30.80    31.081     26.120     24.852     22.996     -26.01  100.00

     CHINA P    22.394     18.692     14.911      8.973    -39.82    19.914     15.144     14.292     12.753     -35.96   55.46


     _WTO       30.537     30.476     24.292     16.805    -30.82    31.077     26.112     24.844     22.989     -26.03   99.97