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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 871:  HANDBAGS / FLATGOODS, 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      27.159     33.309     26.478     29.565     11.66    33.768     33.544     35.396     36.397       7.78  100.00

     CHINA P    18.690     25.003     20.163     18.275     -9.36    25.348     23.159     23.083     23.115      -8.81   63.51

     INDIA       1.358      1.365      1.027      1.661     61.80     1.330      1.700      1.928      2.000      50.36    5.49

     INDNSIA     0.050      0.163      0.108      0.927    754.66     0.127      0.964      0.991      0.982     671.83    2.70

     NEPAL       0.297      0.417      0.307      0.283     -7.87     0.391      0.382      0.403      0.393       0.41    1.08

     HG KONG     0.440      0.670      0.652      0.341    -47.78     0.726      0.397      0.355      0.359     -50.54    0.99


     _WTO       27.148     33.304     26.474     29.565     11.68    33.764     33.542     35.394     36.395       7.79  100.00

     _OECD       5.190      4.489      3.472      6.828     96.66     4.598      5.322      6.959      7.845      70.61   21.55

     _EU15       4.849      4.060      3.180      6.628    108.43     4.203      4.923      6.621      7.508      78.61   20.63

     _EC12       4.836      4.034      3.156      6.621    109.78     4.175      4.903      6.602      7.499      79.61   20.60

     _ASEAN      0.501      0.490      0.259      1.440    455.68     0.499      1.572      1.674      1.671     234.97    4.59