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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 670-H :  --HANDBAGS ONLY
                                           Data in Kg.,  3.70 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    18055828   14637389   11255117   10439077     -7.25  15044549   14321213   13943183   13821349      -8.13  100.00

     CHINA P  16969850   13719448   10611851    9728083     -8.33  14173142   13276065   12920946   12835680      -9.44   92.87

     VIETNAM    118269     202501     121847     115704     -5.04    157557     230550     219495     196358      24.63    1.42

     INDNSIA    108794      99297      88701     152613     72.05    106726     152905     155722     163209      52.92    1.18

     HG KONG    372075     158712     122920     100517    -18.23    195090     164698     158241     136309     -30.13    0.99

     ITALY      191896     149101     110395      92680    -16.05    162447     131402     134326     131386     -19.12    0.95

     INDIA       37706      91376      51998      70977     36.50     60345     105471     111350     110355      82.87    0.80

     THAILND     25656      26991      15630      58205    272.39     31668      59777      66120      69566     119.67    0.50

     MEXICO      13230      28990      19057      23131     21.38     22857      34039      31150      33064      44.66    0.24

     CHINA T    120717      17143       5604      15930    184.26      7430      28972      28384      27469     269.70    0.20

     FRANCE      38209      33265      28513      21956    -23.00     32208      20754      26274      26708     -17.08    0.19


     _WTO     18055826   14637381   11255109   10439072     -7.25  15044541   14321207   13943178   13821344      -8.13  100.00

     _ASEAN     262560     355912     243588     341796     40.32    315604     471968     468024     454120      43.89    3.29

     _OECD      257606     236954     176920     139539    -21.13    240426     208037     205387     199573     -16.99    1.44

     _EU15      241250     198848     151073     126332    -16.38    211267     169667     177824     174107     -17.59    1.26

     _EU12      238218     198848     151073     126064    -16.55    208267     169399     177556     173839     -16.53    1.26

     _W HEMI     27182      37678      24805      30024     21.04     32739      42666      39704      42897      31.03    0.31