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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 838:  KNIT SHIRTS / BLOUSES, SILK / VEG
                                         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     147.921    155.006    130.532    124.484     -4.63   160.758    146.046    148.309    148.958      -7.34  100.00

     CHINA P   135.445    138.475    117.660    109.060     -7.31   145.053    127.464    129.420    129.875     -10.46   87.19

     VIETNAM     0.968      1.824      1.360      2.925    115.03     1.429      3.445      3.347      3.389     137.20    2.28

     PORTUGL     0.951      1.911      1.550      2.490     60.66     1.982      2.605      2.670      2.851      43.85    1.91

     CAMBOD      0.168      0.647      0.269      0.488     81.01     0.270      0.770      0.858      0.866     220.29    0.58

     INDNSIA     0.479      0.991      0.828      0.589    -28.87     0.833      0.679      0.727      0.752      -9.69    0.50

     INDIA       0.555      0.655      0.574      0.607      5.87     0.657      0.792      0.818      0.689       4.89    0.46

     TURKEY      0.254      0.565      0.522      0.643     23.10     0.621      0.598      0.746      0.686      10.37    0.46

     BNGLDSH     0.405      0.128      0.058      0.217    272.07     0.222      0.171      0.157      0.287      29.33    0.19

     MEXICO      1.032      0.474      0.433      0.210    -51.53     0.727      0.296      0.353      0.251     -65.49    0.17

     PAKISTN     0.056      0.172      0.146      0.182     24.20     0.166      0.250      0.204      0.207      25.07    0.14

     PERU        0.048      0.273      0.268      0.141    -47.44     0.279      0.089      0.115      0.146     -47.57    0.10

     GUATMAL     0.002      0.148      0.148      0.008    -94.49     0.150      0.008      0.008      0.008     -94.57    0.01


     _WTO      147.913    154.990    130.516    124.482     -4.62   160.739    146.044    148.308    148.956      -7.33  100.00

     _OECD       5.491      6.472      5.249      6.637     26.44     6.793      7.553      7.746      7.860      15.71    5.28

     _EU15       4.808      5.567      4.429      5.706     28.82     5.706      6.643      6.670      6.844      19.95    4.59

     _EC12       4.756      5.523      4.398      5.689     29.33     5.674      6.605      6.633      6.813      20.06    4.57

     _ASEAN      2.251      3.805      2.637      4.419     67.61     2.725      5.409      5.461      5.587     105.01    3.75

     _W HEMI     1.489      2.034      1.627      1.113    -31.59     2.114      1.508      1.522      1.520     -28.12    1.02

     _CBI        0.015      0.521      0.520      0.476     -8.46     0.532      0.392      0.410      0.477     -10.26    0.32

     _CAFTA      0.015      0.491      0.490      0.476     -2.87     0.501      0.391      0.409      0.477      -4.91    0.32

     _ANDEAN     0.215      0.352      0.330      0.210    -36.38     0.435      0.186      0.200      0.231     -46.77    0.16