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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category,  9/2012 Data  |
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                                         Category 659-S :  --SWIMWEAR
                                           Data in Kg., 14.40 M2 per Kg.. 

                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    29503529   30480442   22938347   22114593     -3.59  30319616   30060429   29907356   29656688      -2.19  100.00

     CHINA P  10976500   11426766    8160845    8271641      1.36  11249112   11608524   11615624   11537562       2.56   38.90

     INDNSIA   4761183    4826540    3770600    3707113     -1.68   4719618    4742844    4767546    4763053       0.92   16.06

     VIETNAM   3219925    3688331    2660372    2769285      4.09   3684814    3915246    3859324    3797244       3.05   12.80

     CAMBOD    2340700    2595641    1905005    2566505     34.72   2490355    3274652    3269847    3257141      30.79   10.98

     BNGLDSH   3135802    2795942    2367421    1858807    -21.48   2871777    2280765    2282788    2287328     -20.35    7.71

     MEXICO    1603650    1474636    1160618     656116    -43.47   1622085    1111213    1012404     970134     -40.19    3.27

     SRI LKA    718641    1163782     963495     759444    -21.18   1096897     965468     968100     959731     -12.50    3.24

     CHINA T   1245495    1058742     801350     613434    -23.45   1062464     882469     875896     870826     -18.04    2.94

     DOM REP    465451     359465     265059     170201    -35.79    379070     297118     283858     264607     -30.20    0.89

     COLOMB     157033     188255     126596     116288     -8.14    179840     183260     183932     177947      -1.05    0.60

     THAILND    114153     124989      80691     118586     46.96     97422     165536     163931     162884      67.19    0.55

     PHIL R     286862     320314     302607     111590    -63.12    347058     146727     140753     129297     -62.74    0.44

     HG KONG     23501      89695      72424      79801     10.19     81913     101292     104451      97072      18.51    0.33

     MOROC       40269      63676      51887      55138      6.27     59532      68561      66912      66927      12.42    0.23

     BRAZIL      41608      41905      31419      31455      0.11     43009      41667      40960      41941      -2.48    0.14

     JORDAN      17816      29890      29890      36721     22.85     29890      36721      36721      36721      22.85    0.12

     TUNISIA     19055      22760      17763      29893     68.29     23726      35236      35091      34890      47.05    0.12

     TURKEY      12834      20093      14478      18881     30.41     16178      23294      23035      24496      51.42    0.08

     ITALY       17449      15342      10231      11090      8.40     17236      15846      16084      16201      -6.00    0.05

     PORTUGL     16275       9611       6263      12191     94.65     10333      15247      15323      15539      50.38    0.05

     KOR REP      9234       5124       4653      14352    208.45      7852      18692      15012      14823      88.78    0.05

     NICARAG     27359      20467      19358      12525    -35.30     33311      13973      13678      13634     -59.07    0.05

     CANADA      27689      19735      13925       7419    -46.72     20222      12925      13091      13229     -34.58    0.04

     SPAIN        8582       9321       6315       9523     50.80      8605      12064      12214      12529      45.60    0.04

     BULGAR      17528      16868      13811       7848    -43.18     19021      11771      10890      10905     -42.67    0.04

     AUSTRAL      6704       8486       6485       7915     22.05      7689       9083       9471       9916      28.96    0.03

     SWITZLD        44        221        206       9032   4284.47       208       9062       9047       9047    4249.52    0.03

     INDIA         693      11938      11900       7377    -38.01     11948       7429       7428       7415     -37.94    0.03

     MALAYSA     33865       6932       6490       5759    -11.26     26348       6557       6201       6201     -76.47    0.02

     C RICA       2828       6463       6156       5422    -11.92      7127       5711       5729       5729     -19.62    0.02

     PAKISTN      3677      10716      10716        144    -98.66     14102        163        144        144     -98.98    0.00

     BAHRAIN     90149      10373      10373          0   -100.00     42943          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO     29503314   30478758   22936689   22113803     -3.59  30317952   30059611   29906538   29655872      -2.18  100.00

     _ASEAN   10756703   11562747    8725765    9278855      6.34  11365615   12251579   12207619   12115837       6.60   40.85

     _W HEMI   2340230    2127107    1636054    1010374    -38.24   2300800    1680342    1568534    1501427     -34.74    5.06

     _CBI       502454     395715     297946     195541    -34.37    429277     326133     312603     293310     -31.67    0.99

     _CAFTA-D   502433     394081     296312     195506    -34.02    427643     326082     312570     293275     -31.42    0.99

     _ANDEAN    161317     191573     128885     118917     -7.73    182298     187084     188189     181605      -0.38    0.61

     _OECD      109741      99653      71752     100430     39.97    100376     129061     125821     128331      27.85    0.43

     _EU15       49902      43075      29572      40789     37.93     44852      53548      53692      54292      21.05    0.18

     _EU12       49782      43001      29498      40746     38.13     44771      53503      53649      54249      21.17    0.18