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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 859:  OTHER SILK / NON-COT. VEG APPAREL
                                         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     135.208    152.675    119.646    142.086     18.76   157.337    169.246    173.226    175.115      11.30  100.00

     CHINA P    89.507    101.086     81.283     91.211     12.21   107.690    107.391    109.947    111.014       3.09   63.39

     ITALY       9.600     10.966      7.743      8.889     14.79    10.933     12.507     12.346     12.111      10.77    6.92

     INDIA       7.735      8.144      6.294      6.853      8.89     7.363      7.760      8.631      8.703      18.20    4.97

     VIETNAM     4.706      3.726      2.722      6.379    134.31     3.759      6.954      7.193      7.382      96.38    4.22

     SPAIN       3.596      4.845      3.393      4.943     45.68     4.556      6.121      6.156      6.395      40.36    3.65

     FRANCE      2.402      3.078      2.226      3.221     44.72     2.858      3.859      3.884      4.073      42.52    2.33

     BNGLDSH     0.871      1.775      1.597      3.358    110.26     1.864      3.111      3.426      3.536      89.70    2.02

     MEXICO      2.578      2.890      2.244      2.467      9.98     3.094      2.984      2.990      3.114       0.64    1.78

     CANADA      1.077      1.336      0.872      1.238     42.05     1.163      1.540      1.477      1.702      46.34    0.97

     CHINA T     1.086      1.187      0.919      1.355     47.36     1.089      1.720      1.728      1.622      48.99    0.93

     HONDURA     0.502      0.364      0.123      1.113    805.24     0.132      1.045      1.206      1.354     923.13    0.77

     HG KONG     0.949      0.553      0.419      1.201    186.58     0.580      1.303      1.325      1.335     130.30    0.76

     SRI LKA     0.543      0.636      0.392      0.885    126.03     0.468      1.157      1.152      1.130     141.31    0.65

     CAMBOD      0.319      0.691      0.523      0.793     51.70     0.611      0.865      0.952      0.961      57.32    0.55

     TURKEY      0.892      0.891      0.622      0.686     10.17     0.908      0.942      0.927      0.954       5.13    0.54

     COLOMB      1.516      1.051      0.667      0.529    -20.61     0.859      1.144      1.007      0.913       6.29    0.52

     U KING      0.530      0.806      0.628      0.600     -4.36     0.776      0.802      0.794      0.779       0.28    0.44

     INDNSIA     0.381      0.455      0.385      0.641     66.33     0.445      0.774      0.736      0.711      59.53    0.41

     THAILND     0.692      1.045      0.909      0.459    -49.51     1.068      0.562      0.563      0.595     -44.29    0.34

     PHIL R      0.079      0.646      0.639      0.474    -25.90     0.670      0.473      0.479      0.481     -28.27    0.27

     DOM REP     0.389      0.405      0.277      0.347     25.00     0.373      0.466      0.472      0.475      27.17    0.27

     KOR REP     0.734      0.849      0.762      0.374    -50.93     0.857      0.601      0.591      0.460     -46.26    0.26

     PAKISTN     0.223      0.264      0.169      0.277     64.00     0.250      0.332      0.332      0.372      48.86    0.21

     ALBANIA     0.379      0.289      0.219      0.289     32.16     0.335      0.337      0.381      0.359       7.26    0.21

     GUATMAL     0.074      0.069      0.055      0.308    460.61     0.067      0.243      0.292      0.322     382.09    0.18

     NEPAL       0.185      0.193      0.172      0.284     65.30     0.207      0.249      0.310      0.305      47.38    0.17

     SALVADR     0.150      0.255      0.149      0.136     -8.53     0.197      0.239      0.247      0.242      22.91    0.14

     BULGAR      0.066      0.111      0.061      0.035    -42.95     0.067      0.087      0.086      0.084      26.07    0.05


     _WTO      135.189    152.655    119.636    142.060     18.74   157.326    169.225    173.204    175.080      11.28   99.98

     _OECD      20.192     24.437     17.463     21.183     21.30    23.605     27.990     27.743     28.157      19.29   16.08

     _EU15      17.267     20.991     14.934     18.644     24.84    20.362     24.557     24.407     24.700      21.31   14.11

     _EC12      17.167     20.882     14.862     18.556     24.85    20.249     24.440     24.275     24.576      21.37   14.03

     _ASEAN      6.232      6.634      5.245      8.786     67.52     6.628      9.720      9.964     10.175      53.51    5.81

     _W HEMI     6.637      6.846      4.699      6.465     37.57     6.355      8.120      8.164      8.611      35.50    4.92

     _CBI        1.120      1.104      0.613      1.926    214.07     0.778      2.003      2.239      2.416     210.50    1.38

     _CAFTA      1.117      1.101      0.613      1.919    213.35     0.777      1.995      2.231      2.408     209.75    1.38

     _ANDEAN     1.648      1.167      0.738      0.690     -6.52     0.976      1.333      1.193      1.119      14.61    0.64