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  ______________                          |                                     |                               January 8, 2013
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _EC12        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through 11/2012 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE 11/2012
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2010      2011    11/2011   11/2012  % Change   11/2011    9/2012   10/2012   11/2012  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total          1231.346  1200.497  1114.450  1164.314      4.47  1213.736  1231.825  1236.299  1250.361     3.02    2.32
       1 Apparel          59.373    65.704    60.383    63.574      5.28    65.328    67.217    67.330    68.894     5.46    0.29
       2 Non-Apparel    1171.974  1134.793  1054.067  1100.740      4.43  1148.408  1164.607  1168.968  1181.467     2.88    3.90
      11 Yarns           150.240   157.006   145.107   147.965      1.97   153.487   161.083   158.827   159.864     4.15    5.81
      12 Fabrics         901.473   846.095   789.986   832.233      5.35   868.006   871.111   878.571   888.341     2.34    9.08
      14 Made Ups / Misc 120.260   131.692   118.974   120.543      1.32   126.914   132.413   131.570   133.261     5.00    0.75
      30 Cotton Products 117.151   106.587    99.313   101.922      2.63   113.004   109.113   107.415   109.196    -3.37    0.59
      31 Cotton Apparel   17.183    18.684    16.799    18.609     10.77    18.231    19.768    20.013    20.494    12.41    0.17
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  99.968    87.903    82.514    83.313      0.97    94.773    89.344    87.402    88.702    -6.41    1.35
      40 Wool Products    27.275    32.478    30.430    31.366      3.08    32.203    33.438    34.419    33.414     3.76   10.97
      41 Wool Apparel     10.550    12.494    11.725    12.561      7.14    12.340    12.870    13.168    13.331     8.03    5.81
      42 Wool Non-Appare  16.726    19.984    18.705    18.804      0.53    19.863    20.567    21.251    20.084     1.11   26.76
      60 MMF Products   1068.466  1026.105   954.475   994.461      4.19  1034.939  1047.624  1052.283  1066.090     3.01    3.11
      61 MMF Apparel      29.357    31.879    29.454    29.448     -0.02    32.132    31.523    30.985    31.873    -0.81    0.29
      62 MMF Non-Apparel1039.109   994.226   925.021   965.012      4.32  1002.807  1016.101  1021.297  1034.217     3.13    4.44
      80 S and V Product  18.454    35.327    30.233    36.566     20.95    33.590    41.651    42.183    41.660    24.03    6.40
      81 S and V Apparel   2.284     2.647     2.406     2.955     22.82     2.624     3.056     3.164     3.196    21.78    1.04
      82 S and V Non-App  16.171    32.681    27.826    33.610     20.79    30.965    38.595    39.018    38.464    24.22   11.22

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   5.441     6.132     5.651     6.484     14.74     6.050     6.922     6.891     6.965    15.13    5.56
     201 Specialty Yarns  38.675    52.957    47.768    55.529     16.25    49.924    59.273    59.401    60.718    21.62   13.93
     218 Fab, Color Yarn  12.220     6.408     6.103     5.721     -6.26    12.029     6.009     6.033     6.027   -49.90   16.42
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   6.552     5.869     5.362     6.079     13.37     5.817     6.469     6.447     6.586    13.23    5.18
     222 Knit Fabric      29.820    28.558    26.675    26.159     -1.93    28.475    27.741    27.555    28.042    -1.52    1.69
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 616.520   600.513   560.780   601.911      7.33   611.439   627.853   631.775   641.644     4.94   21.93
     224 Pile/Tufted Fab  31.164    11.756    11.602     6.269    -45.96    14.167     6.491     6.411     6.424   -54.66    3.93
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   4.672     2.955     2.685     2.408    -10.33     2.951     2.866     2.751     2.678    -9.24    9.97
     226 Cheesecloth,Bat   0.308     1.090     1.039     0.808    -22.19     1.105     0.839     0.831     0.860   -22.17    0.58
     229 Special Fabric   91.554    89.496    83.145    87.769      5.56    91.003    92.936    94.666    94.120     3.43    3.82
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   0.610     0.629     0.583     0.477    -18.16     0.611     0.523     0.506     0.523   -14.32    0.07

Cotton:
     300 Carded Cot. Yar   3.052     4.181     3.751     6.247     66.53     4.006     6.352     6.497     6.677    66.65    5.47
     313 Cotton Sheeting   1.294     2.218     2.078     2.216      6.63     2.248     2.246     2.311     2.356     4.80    0.99
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   1.774     1.505     1.390     1.320     -5.02     1.489     1.549     1.531     1.435    -3.62    1.48
     317 Twill Fabric      2.297     2.293     2.133     4.316    102.32     2.298     4.201     4.245     4.475    94.78    6.35
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.011     0.506     0.446     0.646     44.80     0.683     0.660     0.671     0.705     3.23    2.39
     332 Cotton Hosiery    0.915     1.053     0.957     1.000      4.57     1.038     1.145     1.093     1.097     5.68    0.19
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.308     0.360     0.316     0.363     14.74     0.341     0.403     0.408     0.406    19.18    2.89
     334 Oth. Coats, MB    0.715     0.881     0.761     0.587    -22.83     0.813     0.743     0.737     0.707   -13.10    0.26
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    1.069     1.254     1.126     1.353     20.19     1.218     1.337     1.410     1.481    21.57    0.40
     336 Cotton Dresses    1.606     2.599     2.223     3.588     61.38     2.408     3.729     3.847     3.964    64.64    0.70
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    0.712     0.911     0.802     0.814      1.56     0.861     0.904     0.888     0.924     7.31    0.09
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   0.926     0.951     0.867     1.064     22.75     0.940     1.079     1.088     1.148    22.09    0.10
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB   2.473     2.724     2.500     2.895     15.81     2.733     3.073     3.062     3.119    14.13    0.49
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.274     0.284     0.261     0.308     17.83     0.282     0.310     0.316     0.331    17.24    0.24
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   1.640     1.859     1.723     1.165    -32.39     1.865     1.344     1.281     1.301   -30.24    0.12
     348 W/G Slacks, etc   2.081     1.468     1.341     1.305     -2.73     1.460     1.328     1.374     1.432    -1.98    0.09
     350 Dress. Gown etc   0.174     0.179     0.170     0.241     42.33     0.193     0.226     0.220     0.250    30.07    0.08
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJs   0.513     0.567     0.525     0.328    -37.50     0.552     0.387     0.398     0.371   -32.82    0.05
     352 Cotton Underwea   0.618     0.419     0.371     0.641     72.74     0.431     0.663     0.690     0.689    59.72    0.04
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    1.376     1.473     1.303     1.466     12.52     1.426     1.526     1.614     1.636    14.77    0.33
     360 Pillowcases       3.841     2.625     2.532     2.149    -15.10     2.869     2.148     2.025     2.243   -21.82    1.28
     361 Cotton Sheets    22.382    16.626    16.007    13.764    -14.01    17.629    15.182    14.328    14.383   -18.41    1.43
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt    9.385     9.122     8.644     5.963    -31.02     9.424     6.416     6.335     6.441   -31.65    1.67
     363 Pile Towels       0.711     0.617     0.572     0.792     38.47     0.618     0.765     0.786     0.837    35.45    0.30
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf  24.081    24.085    22.496    21.089     -6.26    24.167    22.786    22.637    22.678    -6.16    0.71

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        7.846     7.660     7.151     9.602     34.29     7.574     9.069     9.533    10.112    33.51   32.42
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   3.241     6.481     6.196     3.533    -42.99     6.460     5.398     5.544     3.817   -40.91   38.47
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   2.577     2.944     2.746     2.710     -1.30     2.975     2.850     2.908     2.908    -2.25   35.81
     431 Wool Glov/Mitns   0.186     0.110     0.109     0.017    -84.59     0.140     0.018     0.017     0.017   -87.67    2.01
     432 Wool Hosiery      0.340     0.333     0.315     0.395     25.14     0.355     0.353     0.402     0.413    16.20   15.04
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB    0.626     0.886     0.804     0.945     17.49     0.859     1.002     0.996     1.027    19.53    5.44
     434 Oth. Coats, M/B   0.407     0.553     0.509     0.534      5.06     0.539     0.607     0.562     0.579     7.44    2.48
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   1.926     2.143     2.032     1.786    -12.11     2.121     1.967     1.924     1.897   -10.57    3.79
     436 Wool Dresses      0.976     1.488     1.339     1.598     19.39     1.387     1.739     1.756     1.748    26.06   14.65
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.890     1.048     1.018     1.035      1.73     1.049     0.929     1.048     1.066     1.60    3.93
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.058     0.052     0.049     0.046     -6.83     0.051     0.048     0.048     0.048    -5.01    4.49
     442 Wool Skirts       0.140     0.174     0.167     0.133    -20.62     0.171     0.152     0.145     0.139   -18.75    4.02
     443 Wool Suits,M/B    1.077     1.171     1.077     1.228     13.97     1.170     1.270     1.314     1.321    12.95    6.28
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    0.027     0.032     0.030     0.020    -32.17     0.032     0.023     0.023     0.022   -32.34    2.68
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.500     0.525     0.499     0.587     17.52     0.521     0.576     0.607     0.612    17.64    9.30
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.694     1.005     0.976     0.865    -11.41     1.005     0.859     0.900     0.894   -11.02    4.02
     447 Wool Trousers,M   1.082     1.132     1.049     1.822     73.65     1.114     1.664     1.772     1.905    71.06   11.69
     448 Wool Slacks,W/G   0.264     0.284     0.267     0.243     -9.01     0.279     0.259     0.256     0.260    -7.10    6.70
     459 Oth.Wool Appare   1.320     1.515     1.446     1.283    -11.26     1.509     1.373     1.367     1.352   -10.43    7.20
     464 Wool Blankets     0.454     0.184     0.176     0.236     33.97     0.183     0.242     0.238     0.244    33.08    7.95
     465 Floor Coverings   2.540     2.648     2.375     2.635     10.97     2.606     2.928     2.937     2.909    11.64   13.69
     469 Oth. Wool Manuf   0.068     0.066     0.061     0.088     43.67     0.065     0.080     0.092     0.093    43.73    6.17

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    31.589    28.014    26.692    14.989    -43.84    28.475    18.663    16.240    16.312   -42.72    2.81
     603 Yarn>85% artif.   6.085     5.760     5.364     5.728      6.80     5.876     6.447     6.395     6.125     4.24    5.29
     604 Yarn>85% Synth.   3.517     1.603     1.390     2.887    107.71     1.581     3.146     2.940     3.101    96.08    1.29
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   51.518    49.025    45.745    44.817     -2.03    48.139    49.644    49.235    48.097    -0.09    5.51
     618 Wov Artif Filam   0.814     1.283     1.157     0.965    -16.59     1.231     1.127     1.124     1.091   -11.35    4.86
     619 Poly Fil Fab      1.414     1.273     1.115     1.423     27.65     1.257     1.592     1.626     1.581    25.76    0.56
     620 Oth Synth Filam  72.951    63.032    58.542    60.261      2.94    62.040    61.059    62.666    64.751     4.37    6.02
     622 Glass Fabric      7.654     6.387     5.971     6.914     15.80     6.630     7.256     7.493     7.331    10.57    8.83
     629 Oth Stap/Fil Fa   2.379     2.018     1.816     1.710     -5.83     1.955     1.890     1.931     1.912    -2.20    4.27
     632 Hosiery           5.274     3.884     3.624     2.508    -30.80     4.500     2.774     2.670     2.768   -38.49    0.42
     634 Other Coats, MB   0.624     0.650     0.567     0.654     15.43     0.646     0.689     0.713     0.738    14.25    0.20
     635 Coats, W/G        1.575     1.943     1.809     1.581    -12.62     1.910     1.657     1.644     1.715   -10.19    0.36
     636 Dresses           2.940     3.438     3.085     3.729     20.90     3.371     3.828     3.916     4.083    21.13    0.32
     639 Knit Blouses,WG   1.017     1.297     1.145     1.550     35.39     1.265     1.593     1.631     1.703    34.61    0.17
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.017     0.024     0.021     0.023     12.21     0.022     0.019     0.027     0.027    19.99    0.17
     644 MMF W/G Suits     0.013     0.018     0.018     0.011    -36.41     0.020     0.011     0.012     0.012   -41.33    0.06
     648 Slacks,etc. WG    0.675     0.618     0.565     0.627     10.93     0.601     0.676     0.665     0.680    13.12    0.16
     652 M-MF Underwear    0.821     0.917     0.839     0.768     -8.51     0.890     0.837     0.837     0.845    -5.03    0.12
     659 Oth. MMF App.    13.839    16.189    15.118    15.448      2.19    16.071    16.688    16.158    16.520     2.79    0.67
     665 Floor Coverings  13.233    13.236    12.175    11.496     -5.57    13.133    12.715    12.481    12.558    -4.38    9.74
     666 Other Furnishin   5.927     5.431     4.843     6.313     30.35     5.257     6.693     6.727     6.901    31.27    0.10
     669 Other MMF Manuf  29.040    30.134    26.823    27.510      2.56    28.162    29.610    29.857    30.821     9.44    0.76
     670 Flat Goods, etc   2.609     2.518     2.335     2.764     18.37     2.483     2.962     2.951     2.947    18.71    0.21

Other CWM:
     736 SILK Dresses      0.927     1.184     1.072     1.213     13.20     1.156     1.350     1.349     1.325    14.65    7.79
     758 SILK Neckwear     1.208     1.293     1.208     1.098     -9.12     1.286     1.420     1.217     1.182    -8.03   11.74

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.860     0.551     0.502     0.750     49.58     0.643     0.700     0.795     0.799    24.33   17.32
     810 S/V Woven Fabri   9.323     7.731     7.390     7.117     -3.69    10.002     8.010     8.046     7.458   -25.43   21.33
     833 S/V S-T CoatsMB   0.091     0.130     0.116     0.113     -2.51     0.128     0.127     0.127     0.127    -0.85    8.10
     835 S/V Coats W/G     0.193     0.201     0.186     0.239     28.71     0.205     0.240     0.249     0.254    24.05    2.01
     836 S/V Dresses       0.223     0.234     0.207     0.260     25.51     0.223     0.284     0.287     0.287    28.65    2.22
     838 S/V K Shirts/Bl   0.182     0.265     0.254     0.464     82.71     0.277     0.440     0.455     0.475    71.37    3.43
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.190     0.205     0.191     0.188     -1.68     0.207     0.205     0.198     0.202    -2.24    0.90
     847 S/V Trousers MB   0.118     0.124     0.113     0.112     -1.04     0.131     0.116     0.116     0.123    -6.17    0.12
     858 S/V Neckwear      0.176     0.205     0.174     0.100    -42.31     0.198     0.144     0.138     0.131   -33.65   11.92
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   0.837     0.976     0.885     1.205     36.13     0.957     1.186     1.284     1.296    35.36    1.29
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.205     0.132     0.118     0.166     39.99     0.131     0.167     0.185     0.179    36.75    0.27
     871 HBags FGoods S/   0.107     0.112     0.108     0.104     -3.66     0.114     0.110     0.117     0.108    -4.66    1.41
     899 Other S/V Manuf   5.639    24.143    19.701    25.444     29.15    20.053    29.577    29.844    29.886    49.04   13.55