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  ______________                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  4/2012 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  4/2012
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2010      2011     4/2011    4/2012  % Change    4/2011    2/2012    3/2012    4/2012  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           245.623   239.157    79.434    95.913     20.75   236.121   248.905   249.789   255.636     8.27    0.48
       1 Apparel           1.816     1.604     0.487     0.546     12.03     1.755     1.664     1.671     1.663    -5.24    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     243.807   237.553    78.947    95.367     20.80   234.366   247.242   248.118   253.974     8.37    0.85
      11 Yarns            22.231    19.354     7.807     5.983    -23.35    21.548    19.105    17.701    17.531   -18.64    0.63
      12 Fabrics         216.014   214.342    69.456    88.319     27.16   207.585   224.907   227.199   233.205    12.34    2.41
      14 Made Ups / Misc   5.561     3.857     1.684     1.065    -36.77     5.233     3.229     3.218     3.238   -38.13    0.02
      30 Cotton Products  25.137    23.831     7.852     7.663     -2.41    24.444    24.545    24.413    23.642    -3.28    0.13
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.903     0.724     0.251     0.246     -2.15     0.864     0.742     0.728     0.718   -16.89    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  24.234    23.107     7.601     7.418     -2.42    23.579    23.803    23.685    22.924    -2.78    0.35
      40 Wool Products     0.337     0.382     0.079     0.098     23.85     0.370     0.403     0.413     0.401     8.41    0.12
      41 Wool Apparel      0.132     0.111     0.020     0.022      8.64     0.134     0.119     0.118     0.113   -15.66    0.04
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.205     0.271     0.059     0.076     29.14     0.236     0.283     0.295     0.288    22.10    0.39
      60 MMF Products    219.842   214.596    71.363    88.062     23.40   211.009   223.607   224.664   231.294     9.61    0.68
      61 MMF Apparel       0.736     0.706     0.186     0.250     33.84     0.699     0.739     0.765     0.769     9.94    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 219.106   213.890    71.177    87.812     23.37   210.310   222.868   223.899   230.525     9.61    1.00
      80 S and V Product   0.307     0.349     0.140     0.090    -35.23     0.298     0.351     0.299     0.300     0.53    0.05
      81 S and V Apparel   0.045     0.064     0.029     0.028     -2.98     0.057     0.063     0.060     0.063     9.79    0.02
      82 S and V Non-App   0.261     0.285     0.110     0.062    -43.78     0.241     0.288     0.239     0.237    -1.66    0.07

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarns   4.341     5.226     1.695     2.236     31.93     4.505     5.803     5.599     5.768    28.04    1.28
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   1.124     0.972     0.475     0.565     19.10     1.275     1.100     1.207     1.063   -16.64    2.89
     222 Knit Fabric      14.450    10.383     3.636     5.031     38.34    14.170    10.828    11.275    11.778   -16.88    0.70
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 104.464   107.081    32.332    42.266     30.72    95.408   112.984   113.642   117.015    22.65    4.12
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   2.326     2.360     0.600     0.594     -1.01     1.912     2.461     2.331     2.354    23.08    8.97
     229 Special Fabric   58.927    61.182    21.699    29.326     35.15    61.628    64.164    65.953    68.809    11.65    2.83

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting  12.619    10.630     3.539     3.650      3.14    11.704    10.886    10.815    10.741    -8.23    4.49
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   2.320     1.568     0.600     0.306    -48.91     2.115     1.482     1.451     1.275   -39.75    1.09
     315 Printcloth Fab.   1.377     2.140     0.802     0.673    -16.13     1.624     2.206     2.143     2.011    23.83    3.35
     317 Twill Fabric      1.328     2.208     0.337     0.589     74.88     1.292     2.473     2.469     2.460    90.45    3.47
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.295     0.241     0.114     0.100    -12.08     0.330     0.219     0.300     0.227   -31.17    0.79

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.088     0.105     0.010     0.031    219.70     0.086     0.113     0.124     0.127    48.06    0.44
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.059     0.084     0.014     0.022     56.00     0.065     0.094     0.096     0.092    41.28    0.80
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.007     0.010     0.001     0.004    161.11     0.007     0.012     0.012     0.012    70.28    0.05

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     1.592     0.932     0.387     0.527     36.18     0.716     0.993     1.069     1.072    49.78    0.18
     604 Yarn>85% Synth.   0.501     1.471     1.029     0.073    -92.90     1.405     1.068     0.884     0.515   -63.33    0.23
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   15.056    10.914     4.463     2.798    -37.31    14.184    10.265     9.223     9.249   -34.80    1.08
     618 Wov Artif Filam   1.136     1.090     0.359     0.381      6.23     1.205     1.090     1.071     1.112    -7.71    5.63
     619 Poly Fil Fab      5.848     5.806     1.634     1.631     -0.19     5.714     5.953     6.019     5.803     1.56    2.23
     620 Oth Synth Filam   4.687     3.322     1.562     1.007    -35.51     3.671     3.444     2.801     2.767   -24.62    0.27
     622 Glass Fabric      2.328     2.484     0.822     1.337     62.62     2.624     2.702     2.854     2.999    14.29    3.53
     669 Other MMF Manuf   3.951     2.156     0.985     0.558    -43.34     3.477     1.604     1.623     1.729   -50.29    0.04