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  ______________                          |                                     |                               January 8, 2013
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           231.670   237.636   221.371   209.350     -5.43   238.437   225.587   224.263   225.616    -5.38    0.42
       1 Apparel         220.353   221.937   206.641   198.253     -4.06   222.033   212.284   212.021   213.549    -3.82    0.91
       2 Non-Apparel      11.317    15.699    14.729    11.097    -24.66    16.404    13.304    12.242    12.067   -26.44    0.04
      11 Yarns             0.445     0.482     0.423     0.467     10.54     0.443     0.608     0.587     0.527    18.92    0.02
      12 Fabrics           9.066    13.833    12.989     8.928    -31.26    14.418    10.801     9.844     9.772   -32.22    0.10
      14 Made Ups / Misc   1.807     1.383     1.317     1.702     29.18     1.543     1.895     1.811     1.768    14.58    0.01
      30 Cotton Products 145.222   129.619   120.708   114.005     -5.55   131.007   123.538   123.266   122.917    -6.18    0.66
      31 Cotton Apparel  144.272   129.095   120.227   113.169     -5.87   130.456   122.671   122.370   122.036    -6.45    1.02
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.950     0.524     0.480     0.836     74.14     0.551     0.866     0.896     0.881    59.90    0.01
      40 Wool Products     1.008     0.793     0.711     0.629    -11.52     0.776     0.810     0.778     0.711    -8.30    0.23
      41 Wool Apparel      0.485     0.266     0.257     0.124    -51.94     0.286     0.155     0.141     0.133   -53.60    0.06
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.523     0.527     0.454     0.506     11.35     0.489     0.656     0.636     0.578    18.22    0.77
      60 MMF Products     84.657   106.768    99.507    94.137     -5.40   106.079   100.655    99.638   101.398    -4.41    0.30
      61 MMF Apparel      75.441    92.510    86.101    84.895     -1.40    91.233    89.376    89.433    91.304     0.08    0.83
      62 MMF Non-Apparel   9.217    14.258    13.405     9.242    -31.06    14.846    11.279    10.205    10.094   -32.00    0.04
      80 S and V Product   0.782     0.456     0.445     0.578     30.02     0.576     0.584     0.581     0.590     2.36    0.09
      81 S and V Apparel   0.154     0.066     0.056     0.065     17.65     0.058     0.081     0.076     0.076    31.55    0.02
      82 S and V Non-App   0.628     0.390     0.389     0.513     31.79     0.518     0.503     0.505     0.514    -0.90    0.15

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.710     1.285     1.001     1.291     28.94     1.016     1.635     1.631     1.575    54.92    0.09
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   2.382     8.134     7.666     5.248    -31.54     8.491     6.495     5.699     5.716   -32.68    0.20
     229 Special Fabric    4.926     3.201     3.198     0.622    -80.54     3.746     0.629     0.623     0.626   -83.30    0.03
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.850     0.476     0.461     0.197    -57.24     0.854     0.223     0.229     0.213   -75.09    0.47
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   8.334     7.479     6.637     6.765      1.92     7.483     7.222     7.583     7.606     1.65    1.04

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    1.187     0.758     0.757     0.460    -39.27     0.758     0.537     0.544     0.461   -39.18    0.13
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.574     1.119     1.103     0.639    -42.07     1.118     0.616     0.646     0.655   -41.41    0.12
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    9.276     6.650     6.077     4.788    -21.21     6.606     5.961     5.505     5.361   -18.85    0.51
     339 W/G Knit Blouse  14.038    10.430     9.514     5.008    -47.35    10.757     6.742     6.454     5.925   -44.93    0.52
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  15.415    19.491    18.061    19.788      9.57    18.872    20.717    22.056    21.219    12.43    3.30
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   0.588     0.934     0.870     0.683    -21.57     0.940     0.786     0.756     0.746   -20.59    0.39
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.830     0.756     0.722     0.782      8.34     0.764     0.834     0.828     0.816     6.77    0.60
     345 Cotton Sweater    0.346     0.099     0.095     0.704    641.44     0.123     0.285     0.304     0.709   476.64    0.26
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  35.575    29.650    27.664    28.142      1.73    30.347    29.443    29.388    30.128    -0.72    2.87
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  54.293    44.956    42.551    39.593     -6.95    45.655    42.370    41.760    41.999    -8.01    2.64
     352 Cotton Underwea   0.071     0.170     0.088     0.965    992.34     0.088     1.089     1.085     1.047  1084.48    0.06
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    3.054     6.563     6.046     4.971    -17.78     6.551     6.023     5.678     5.488   -16.23    1.11

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.425     0.448     0.389     0.444     14.33     0.409     0.581     0.562     0.504    23.27    1.62
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.272     0.030     0.030     0.007    -76.13     0.030     0.009     0.008     0.008   -74.80    0.03
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.034     0.045     0.045     0.043     -4.45     0.046     0.050     0.043     0.043    -6.64    0.65
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.011     0.031     0.031     0.003    -89.07     0.031     0.016     0.008     0.003   -88.94    0.02

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Filam   0.533     0.944     0.869     1.586     82.41     0.869     1.844     1.682     1.661    91.01    0.15
     632 Hosiery           0.753     0.611     0.563     0.518     -7.97     0.613     0.542     0.568     0.566    -7.60    0.09
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.223     1.612     1.554     1.743     12.11     1.678     1.807     1.874     1.800     7.31    0.48
     635 Coats, W/G        2.737     4.183     4.172     2.684    -35.67     4.224     3.522     2.285     2.695   -36.19    0.56
     636 Dresses           0.699     1.929     1.919     0.721    -62.42     2.037     0.846     0.822     0.732   -64.08    0.06
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  14.640    20.657    19.244    27.560     43.22    20.282    28.130    28.891    28.973    42.85    3.36
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  17.844    19.083    17.163    16.151     -5.90    18.829    17.138    16.973    18.071    -4.03    1.82
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    1.386     1.735     1.680     1.354    -19.45     1.734     1.167     1.291     1.408   -18.81    1.09
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   0.683     0.478     0.435     0.788     81.06     0.446     0.762     0.821     0.831    86.28    0.28
     647 Trousers,etc MB  12.319    13.171    12.312     9.423    -23.46    13.149    10.724    10.569    10.282   -21.81    2.12
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   11.836    13.115    12.701    15.166     19.40    13.188    14.182    15.047    15.579    18.13    3.57
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.181     2.427     2.427     1.934    -20.31     2.427     1.988     1.915     1.934   -20.31    0.27
     659 Oth. MMF App.     5.911    11.276     9.755     5.030    -48.44    10.143     6.865     6.539     6.550   -35.42    0.26