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  ______________                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           231.670   237.636    74.530    75.474      1.27   233.758   240.758   239.331   238.580     2.06    0.45
       1 Apparel         220.353   221.937    67.538    69.061      2.26   217.326   225.147   223.734   223.461     2.82    0.95
       2 Non-Apparel      11.317    15.699     6.992     6.413     -8.28    16.432    15.610    15.597    15.120    -7.99    0.05
      11 Yarns             0.445     0.482     0.125     0.196     57.17     0.417     0.541     0.562     0.553    32.63    0.02
      12 Fabrics           9.066    13.833     6.357     5.521    -13.15    14.108    13.662    13.381    12.997    -7.87    0.13
      14 Made Ups / Misc   1.807     1.383     0.510     0.695     36.36     1.906     1.407     1.654     1.569   -17.71    0.01
      30 Cotton Products 145.222   129.619    42.234    42.318      0.20   137.641   130.901   130.221   129.703    -5.77    0.69
      31 Cotton Apparel  144.272   129.095    42.079    41.940     -0.33   136.816   130.430   129.526   128.955    -5.75    1.06
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.950     0.524     0.155     0.378    143.57     0.825     0.471     0.695     0.747    -9.39    0.01
      40 Wool Products     1.008     0.793     0.191     0.241     26.35     1.005     0.862     0.875     0.844   -16.04    0.25
      41 Wool Apparel      0.485     0.266     0.054     0.037    -30.86     0.506     0.272     0.271     0.250   -50.61    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.523     0.527     0.137     0.204     48.73     0.499     0.590     0.604     0.594    19.01    0.80
      60 MMF Products     84.657   106.768    31.899    32.725      2.59    94.282   108.405   107.648   107.594    14.12    0.32
      61 MMF Apparel      75.441    92.510    25.386    27.059      6.59    79.871    94.373    93.867    94.183    17.92    0.86
      62 MMF Non-Apparel   9.217    14.258     6.512     5.665    -13.01    14.411    14.032    13.781    13.411    -6.94    0.06
      80 S and V Product   0.782     0.456     0.205     0.190     -7.76     0.830     0.590     0.587     0.440   -46.91    0.07
      81 S and V Apparel   0.154     0.066     0.018     0.024     32.56     0.132     0.073     0.070     0.072   -45.21    0.02
      82 S and V Non-App   0.628     0.390     0.187     0.165    -11.72     0.697     0.517     0.517     0.368   -47.23    0.11

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.710     1.285     0.435     0.593     36.16     0.967     1.553     1.431     1.442    49.17    0.09
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   2.382     8.134     3.109     4.220     35.74     4.971     9.191     9.609     9.245    85.98    0.33
     229 Special Fabric    4.926     3.201     2.734     0.229    -91.62     7.496     1.518     0.829     0.696   -90.72    0.03
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.850     0.476     0.237     0.141    -40.60     1.023     0.406     0.393     0.380   -62.82    0.85
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   8.334     7.479     2.100     2.496     18.87     8.140     7.733     7.801     7.875    -3.26    1.03

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    1.187     0.758     0.006     0.064    943.26     0.793     0.788     0.816     0.816     2.85    0.21
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.574     1.119     0.741     0.253    -65.92     1.095     0.914     0.738     0.631   -42.39    0.11
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    9.276     6.650     2.290     2.248     -1.87     8.328     6.805     6.616     6.607   -20.66    0.61
     339 W/G Knit Blouse  14.038    10.430     4.497     2.478    -44.90    13.511     9.731     9.146     8.411   -37.75    0.73
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  15.415    19.491     5.345     6.679     24.97    16.620    20.010    20.166    20.825    25.30    3.21
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   0.588     0.934     0.361     0.216    -39.98     0.775     0.871     0.836     0.790     1.94    0.38
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.830     0.756     0.617     0.615     -0.42     1.267     0.692     0.829     0.753   -40.55    0.55
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  35.575    29.650    10.173     8.087    -20.51    33.928    28.704    28.318    27.564   -18.76    2.62
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  54.293    44.956    14.412    16.335     13.34    47.434    46.785    46.592    46.878    -1.17    3.11
     352 Cotton Underwea   0.071     0.170     0.009     0.735   8014.13     0.071     0.580     0.694     0.895  1157.77    0.05
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    3.054     6.563     1.501     1.561      4.03     4.019     6.611     6.715     6.623    64.81    1.24

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.425     0.448     0.113     0.188     66.53     0.398     0.514     0.531     0.523    31.41    1.81
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.272     0.030     0.000     0.000    -16.67     0.272     0.030     0.030     0.030   -88.95    0.11
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.000     0.006     0.000     0.000    400.00     0.000     0.006     0.006     0.006  1627.78    0.64
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.034     0.045     0.000     0.000     83.33     0.034     0.045     0.045     0.045    31.78    0.73
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.011     0.031     0.000     0.001   3650.00     0.011     0.031     0.031     0.031   198.35    0.12

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Filam   0.533     0.944     0.030     0.438   1353.70     0.309     1.153     1.251     1.352   337.97    0.13
     632 Hosiery           0.753     0.611     0.213     0.177    -16.78     0.816     0.631     0.571     0.575   -29.50    0.09
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.223     1.612     0.099     0.084    -15.73     1.262     1.634     1.581     1.596    26.47    0.40
     635 Coats, W/G        2.737     4.183     0.504     0.134    -73.43     2.242     3.969     3.918     3.813    70.11    0.74
     636 Dresses           0.699     1.929     0.945     0.309    -67.33     1.464     1.814     1.592     1.293   -11.68    0.10
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  14.640    20.657     6.787    10.346     52.45    15.988    22.678    23.312    24.216    51.47    2.97
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  17.844    19.083     6.050     5.649     -6.64    20.097    18.436    18.111    18.681    -7.04    2.03
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    1.386     1.735     0.605     0.230    -62.03     0.927     1.599     1.510     1.360    46.62    1.03
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   0.683     0.478     0.178     0.209     17.25     0.667     0.484     0.563     0.509   -23.67    0.21
     647 Trousers,etc MB  12.319    13.171     4.465     3.210    -28.11    12.753    13.505    12.668    11.915    -6.57    2.27
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   11.836    13.115     3.210     4.277     33.23    12.263    13.545    13.681    14.182    15.65    3.35
     650 Dress Gown,Robe   0.600     0.242     0.000     0.000    700.00     0.589     0.242     0.243     0.243   -58.82    0.09
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.181     2.427     0.043     0.008    -82.57     3.156     2.391     2.391     2.391   -24.22    0.36
     659 Oth. MMF App.     5.911    11.276     1.700     2.038     19.89     5.808    11.519    11.875    11.614    99.97    0.45