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  ______________                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | IRELAND      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  4/2012 in Million $  |
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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            23.468    32.598     7.329     8.792     19.96    25.866    34.086    33.928    34.061     31.68    0.03
       1 Apparel           7.025     8.146     1.306     1.043    -20.11     7.476     7.990     7.902     7.884      5.46    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel      16.443    24.452     6.023     7.749     28.65    18.390    26.097    26.026    26.178     42.35    0.11
      11 Yarns             0.153     0.164     0.078     0.016    -80.00     0.219     0.101     0.102     0.102    -53.54    0.01
      12 Fabrics           9.472    10.882     3.075     2.960     -3.75     9.977    10.997    10.998    10.766      7.92    0.19
      14 Made Ups / Mis    6.818    13.406     2.870     4.774     66.32     8.195    14.999    14.926    15.310     86.83    0.09
      30 Cotton Product    0.509     1.158     0.203     0.516    154.10     0.647     1.473     1.457     1.471    127.29    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.438     0.869     0.178     0.272     52.93     0.555     0.963     0.957     0.963     73.65    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.071     0.289     0.025     0.244    866.37     0.092     0.510     0.499     0.508    449.14    0.01
      40 Wool Products    15.478    23.800     5.140     6.188     20.39    17.725    24.535    24.461    24.848     40.19    0.50
      41 Wool Apparel      6.281     6.982     1.047     0.673    -35.68     6.613     6.690     6.630     6.609     -0.06    0.17
      42 Wool Non-Appar    9.198    16.818     4.093     5.515     34.73    11.113    17.846    17.831    18.240     64.13    1.83
      60 MMF Products      6.115     6.508     1.732     1.858      7.29     6.370     7.100     6.907     6.634      4.15    0.02
      61 MMF Apparel       0.172     0.127     0.038     0.033    -14.92     0.182     0.131     0.123     0.121    -33.41    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Appare    5.943     6.381     1.694     1.826      7.79     6.188     6.969     6.784     6.513      5.25    0.05
      80 S and V Produc    1.367     1.133     0.254     0.229     -9.60     1.124     0.978     1.103     1.108     -1.38    0.06
      81 S and V Appare    0.134     0.168     0.043     0.065     52.29     0.127     0.206     0.192     0.191     50.22    0.01
      82 S and V Non-Ap    1.232     0.964     0.211     0.164    -22.20     0.997     0.773     0.911     0.918     -7.95    0.21

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    5.152     4.315     1.193     1.186     -0.58     5.139     4.697     4.496     4.308    -16.17    0.44

Wool:
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    2.021     3.856     1.155     1.181      2.29     2.617     3.814     3.819     3.883     48.39    5.30
     435 W/G Coats, Woo    0.678     0.226     0.078     0.089     13.66     0.706     0.231     0.232     0.237    -66.40    0.04
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.779     1.276     0.378     0.202    -46.58     0.915     1.109     1.100     1.100     20.19    0.28
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.834     1.109     0.048     0.012    -74.13     0.865     1.080     1.077     1.073     24.03    0.55
     446 Wool Sweater,W    2.046     2.499     0.250     0.172    -31.15     2.169     2.476     2.446     2.421     11.65    0.41
     459 Oth.Wool Appar    1.798     1.752     0.282     0.186    -34.05     1.830     1.676     1.656     1.656     -9.49    0.46
     465 Floor Covering    6.334    12.113     2.633     4.174     58.55     7.543    13.245    13.195    13.654     81.01    2.09