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  ______________                          |                                     |                               January 8, 2013
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through 11/2012 in Million $  |
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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           802.968   919.468   852.806   822.631     -3.54   906.848   897.705   888.124   889.293     -1.94    0.88
       1 Apparel         789.497   903.215   837.868   806.744     -3.71   890.640   879.672   870.591   872.091     -2.08    1.14
       2 Non-Apparel      13.472    16.253    14.937    15.887      6.36    16.208    18.033    17.533    17.202      6.14    0.07
      11 Yarns             2.372     3.328     2.985     3.263      9.34     3.131     4.013     3.856     3.606     15.20    0.25
      12 Fabrics           5.183     8.173     7.750     7.858      1.38     8.207     8.641     8.318     8.280      0.89    0.14
      14 Made Ups / Mis    5.917     4.752     4.202     4.766     13.41     4.870     5.380     5.359     5.316      9.15    0.03
      30 Cotton Product  576.628   624.408   575.727   534.324     -7.19   614.459   600.653   591.797   583.006     -5.12    1.16
      31 Cotton Apparel  574.694   622.829   574.289   532.112     -7.34   612.839   598.299   589.379   580.652     -5.25    1.39
      32 Cot Non-Appare    1.933     1.580     1.438     2.212     53.86     1.620     2.354     2.418     2.354     45.36    0.03
      40 Wool Products    11.600    11.216    10.099     8.398    -16.84    10.924    10.767    10.170     9.515    -12.90    0.20
      41 Wool Apparel      5.973     5.589     5.223     3.473    -33.50     5.507     4.716     4.245     3.839    -30.28    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appar    5.627     5.627     4.876     4.925      1.00     5.418     6.051     5.925     5.676      4.77    0.56
      60 MMF Products    213.195   282.821   266.012   278.939      4.86   280.357   285.339   285.208   295.749      5.49    0.68
      61 MMF Apparel     207.907   274.466   258.070   270.771      4.92   272.000   276.258   276.571   287.166      5.58    0.97
      62 MMF Non-Appare    5.288     8.356     7.941     8.168      2.86     8.357     9.081     8.638     8.583      2.71    0.06
      80 S and V Produc    1.545     1.022     0.968     0.969      0.10     1.109     0.945     0.949     1.023     -7.75    0.06
      81 S and V Appare    0.922     0.332     0.285     0.388     35.82     0.295     0.399     0.397     0.434     47.18    0.03
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.624     0.690     0.683     0.581    -14.84     0.814     0.547     0.552     0.589    -27.66    0.13

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.685     0.939     0.882     1.256     42.41     0.897     1.289     1.289     1.313     46.34    0.20
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    0.781     1.740     1.626     1.067    -34.39     1.794     1.319     1.167     1.180    -34.19    0.12
     229 Special Fabric    2.540     1.449     1.430     0.445    -68.90     1.656     0.424     0.422     0.464    -71.99    0.04
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    0.959     0.526     0.509     0.447    -12.18     0.845     0.512     0.514     0.464    -45.03    0.48
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   22.099    27.801    24.823    23.468     -5.46    27.038    25.192    26.323    26.446     -2.19    1.13

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    2.920     2.177     2.140     1.103    -48.47     2.142     1.395     1.388     1.140    -46.77    0.10
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.947     1.900     1.846     1.350    -26.85     1.904     1.413     1.459     1.405    -26.23    0.13
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   65.508    65.789    60.030    44.203    -26.37    63.510    59.123    52.335    49.962    -21.33    0.84
     339 W/G Knit Blous   71.419    61.059    54.561    30.534    -44.04    60.482    43.206    40.693    37.032    -38.77    0.54
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   77.937   117.391   107.749   122.961     14.12   112.724   130.186   137.770   132.603     17.63    4.63
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou    2.325     3.660     3.145     3.521     11.95     3.339     4.045     3.907     4.035     20.87    0.35
     342 Cotton Skirts     1.863     2.277     2.089     2.844     36.15     2.167     3.109     3.081     3.032     39.90    0.59
     345 Cotton Sweater    1.733     0.644     0.615     3.653    493.60     0.769     1.428     1.531     3.681    378.53    0.45
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  137.679   150.558   138.529   134.402     -2.98   149.145   148.455   145.726   146.430     -1.82    2.51
     348 W/G Slacks, et  186.033   179.454   169.980   156.272     -8.06   179.984   169.418   165.446   165.745     -7.91    2.49
     352 Cotton Underwe    0.214     0.735     0.252     1.806    617.22     0.252     2.440     2.419     2.289    809.12    0.09
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    2.997     9.893     9.006     6.495    -27.89     9.495     8.857     8.076     7.381    -22.26    0.69

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        2.286     3.210     2.867     3.134      9.30     3.013     3.866     3.716     3.477     15.41    2.39
     438 K Shirts,Blous    2.703     0.448     0.441     0.183    -58.49     0.455     0.234     0.211     0.190    -58.26    0.05
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.713     1.125     1.111     1.259     13.34     1.146     1.420     1.271     1.273     11.09    0.66
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.173     1.224     1.222     0.191    -84.34     1.222     0.669     0.383     0.193    -84.21    0.04

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Fila    0.304     3.085     2.867     4.456     55.41     2.867     4.905     4.727     4.674     63.01    0.89
     632 Hosiery           4.018     4.040     3.725     3.648     -2.07     4.040     3.681     3.921     3.963     -1.92    0.40
     634 Other Coats, M    3.450     3.956     3.810     5.076     33.22     4.120     5.179     5.378     5.222     26.75    0.32
     635 Coats, W/G        5.239     9.704     9.643     9.458     -1.92     9.745     9.563     6.425     9.518     -2.33    0.52
     636 Dresses           0.843     2.974     2.926     1.444    -50.66     3.033     1.552     1.568     1.492    -50.80    0.05
     638 Knit Shirts, M   44.150    65.280    61.499    78.051     26.92    64.163    80.485    81.911    81.832     27.54    3.20
     639 Knit Blouses,W   52.085    63.392    57.634    52.930     -8.16    62.843    55.687    54.205    58.688     -6.61    1.59
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    3.538     5.290     5.070     4.261    -15.96     5.228     3.797     4.229     4.481    -14.29    0.98
     641 N-K Blouses, W    3.012     2.054     1.824     3.334     82.80     1.834     3.291     3.543     3.564     94.29    0.26
     647 Trousers,etc M   33.269    38.316    35.792    30.301    -15.34    38.226    33.499    33.123    32.824    -14.13    1.64
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   41.549    58.087    56.012    66.990     19.60    57.983    62.998    65.881    69.065     19.11    3.72
     652 M-MF Underwear    8.248     7.346     7.345     6.073    -17.32     7.347     6.240     6.026     6.074    -17.33    0.66
     659 Oth. MMF App.     3.941     7.552     6.499     3.897    -40.04     6.720     5.043     4.874     4.951    -26.33    0.13