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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 850:  ROBES, DRESSING GOWNS, ETC, SILK/V
                                         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       0.976      0.978      0.776      0.844      8.84     0.937      1.169      1.095      1.047      11.70  100.00

     CHINA P     0.593      0.686      0.584      0.650     11.34     0.648      0.841      0.785      0.753      16.21   71.88


     _WTO        0.976      0.961      0.776      0.844      8.84     0.937      1.151      1.078      1.029       9.80   98.30