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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 858:  NECKWEAR, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                         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      12.099     15.087     11.505      8.422    -26.80    15.074     13.505     13.261     12.004     -20.37  100.00

     CHINA P     5.196      6.801      5.462      4.829    -11.59     6.566      6.709      6.542      6.168      -6.06   51.39

     ITALY       6.202      7.417      5.428      2.822    -48.01     7.690      5.835      5.743      4.810     -37.45   40.07


     _WTO       12.098     15.085     11.503      8.421    -26.80    15.072     13.503     13.260     12.002     -20.37   99.99

     _OECD       6.858      8.170      5.952      3.536    -40.60     8.404      6.716      6.642      5.754     -31.54   47.93

     _EU15       6.770      8.115      5.910      3.441    -41.78     8.316      6.642      6.534      5.646     -32.11   47.04

     _EC12       6.765      8.103      5.898      3.441    -41.66     8.303      6.641      6.533      5.645     -32.01   47.03