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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 758:  SILK NECKWEAR
                                         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     149.818    152.006    117.247     91.944    -21.58   154.748    135.527    131.576    126.703     -18.12  100.00

     CHINA P   102.173     98.056     79.481     48.509    -38.97   103.039     77.021     72.066     67.084     -34.89   52.95

     ITALY      36.244     39.420     26.172     31.412     20.02    36.389     43.840     44.457     44.661      22.73   35.25


     _WTO      149.813    151.998    117.241     91.941    -21.58   154.743    135.522    131.571    126.698     -18.12  100.00

     _OECD      47.436     53.754     37.624     43.266     15.00    51.508     58.317     59.285     59.397      15.32   46.88

     _EU15      47.169     53.401     37.350     42.982     15.08    51.163     57.965     58.925     59.033      15.38   46.59

     _EC12      47.161     53.400     37.349     42.968     15.04    51.160     57.955     58.912     59.019      15.36   46.58