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  ______________                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           802.968   919.468   250.124   273.312      9.27   809.254   944.686   938.245   942.656     16.48    0.92
       1 Apparel         789.497   903.215   245.359   267.364      8.97   794.325   927.704   920.986   925.219     16.48    1.18
       2 Non-Apparel      13.472    16.253     4.765     5.949     24.86    14.930    16.982    17.259    17.437     16.80    0.07
      11 Yarns             2.372     3.328     0.884     1.288     45.71     2.486     3.568     3.739     3.732     50.14    0.25
      12 Fabrics           5.183     8.173     2.631     3.122     18.64     6.858     8.552     8.622     8.663     26.32    0.15
      14 Made Ups / Mis    5.917     4.752     1.249     1.539     23.18     5.586     4.862     4.897     5.042     -9.73    0.03
      30 Cotton Product  576.628   624.408   173.368   185.955      7.26   564.383   641.092   637.510   636.995     12.87    1.20
      31 Cotton Apparel  574.694   622.829   173.037   185.160      7.01   562.670   639.453   635.687   634.952     12.85    1.44
      32 Cot Non-Appare    1.933     1.580     0.331     0.795    140.28     1.713     1.639     1.823     2.044     19.28    0.02
      40 Wool Products    11.600    11.216     2.135     2.654     24.32    11.705    11.716    11.815    11.735      0.26    0.24
      41 Wool Apparel      5.973     5.589     0.698     0.901     29.14     6.166     5.787     5.817     5.792     -6.06    0.15
      42 Wool Non-Appar    5.627     5.627     1.437     1.753     21.98     5.539     5.929     5.998     5.943      7.30    0.60
      60 MMF Products    213.195   282.821    74.230    84.283     13.54   231.806   290.728   287.808   292.874     26.34    0.69
      61 MMF Apparel     207.907   274.466    71.469    81.108     13.49   224.869   282.095   279.133   284.104     26.34    0.98
      62 MMF Non-Appare    5.288     8.356     2.760     3.174     15.00     6.938     8.633     8.675     8.770     26.41    0.06
      80 S and V Produc    1.545     1.022     0.392     0.421      7.43     1.360     1.149     1.111     1.051    -22.75    0.06
      81 S and V Appare    0.922     0.332     0.155     0.194     25.21     0.621     0.369     0.348     0.371    -40.24    0.03
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.624     0.690     0.236     0.226     -4.24     0.739     0.781     0.763     0.680     -8.06    0.16

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.685     0.939     0.395     0.557     40.89     0.895     1.182     1.086     1.100     22.88    0.17
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    0.781     1.740     0.674     0.809     19.91     1.288     1.895     1.947     1.874     45.50    0.19
     229 Special Fabric    2.540     1.449     1.168     0.149    -87.26     3.499     0.738     0.469     0.430    -87.71    0.04
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    0.959     0.526     0.254     0.367     44.69     1.048     0.436     0.444     0.640    -38.96    0.64
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   22.099    27.801     6.687     8.329     24.55    21.353    29.212    29.177    29.443     37.88    1.16

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    2.920     2.177     0.075     0.195    158.13     1.818     2.245     2.306     2.297     26.35    0.18
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.947     1.900     1.058     0.567    -46.37     1.614     1.777     1.616     1.410    -12.68    0.12
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   65.508    65.789    17.607    18.546      5.34    63.471    68.121    66.419    66.728      5.13    1.02
     339 W/G Knit Blous   71.419    61.059    21.682    12.989    -40.09    69.803    57.642    55.748    52.366    -24.98    0.71
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   77.937   117.391    28.719    41.470     44.40    86.581   124.002   125.247   130.141     50.31    4.36
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou    2.325     3.660     1.203     0.929    -22.76     2.758     3.584     3.429     3.386     22.75    0.26
     342 Cotton Skirts     1.863     2.277     1.555     2.045     31.50     2.800     2.547     2.932     2.767     -1.16    0.52
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  137.679   150.558    43.242    37.635    -12.97   139.024   150.362   148.390   144.951      4.26    2.45
     348 W/G Slacks, et  186.033   179.454    49.397    58.235     17.89   167.057   187.614   187.633   188.292     12.71    2.88
     352 Cotton Underwe    0.214     0.735     0.008     1.358  17083.35     0.209     1.492     1.702     2.085    899.52    0.08
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    2.997     9.893     1.812     2.275     25.55     4.056    10.422    10.560    10.356    155.34    0.89

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        2.286     3.210     0.819     1.246     52.14     2.387     3.491     3.644     3.637     52.37    2.68
     438 K Shirts,Blous    2.703     0.448     0.002     0.001     -8.98     2.689     0.447     0.448     0.448    -83.35    0.11
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    0.004     0.327     0.001     0.008   1356.36     0.004     0.327     0.335     0.334   7820.53    2.37
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.713     1.125     0.001     0.003    191.35     0.705     1.127     1.127     1.126     59.74    0.58
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.173     1.224     0.002     0.034   1745.67     0.164     1.241     1.255     1.255    665.94    0.21

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Fila    0.304     3.085     0.282     1.399    395.91     0.439     3.743     4.055     4.203    858.35    0.81
     632 Hosiery           4.018     4.040     1.363     1.202    -11.83     4.556     4.182     3.891     3.879    -14.86    0.43
     634 Other Coats, M    3.450     3.956     0.283     0.308      9.08     3.516     4.062     3.921     3.981     13.25    0.24
     635 Coats, W/G        5.239     9.704     0.819     0.426    -47.98     4.214     9.507     9.473     9.311    120.93    0.49
     636 Dresses           0.843     2.974     1.368     0.532    -61.14     2.007     2.855     2.524     2.137      6.50    0.07
     638 Knit Shirts, M   44.150    65.280    19.935    27.143     36.15    48.213    69.174    70.004    72.487     50.35    3.07
     639 Knit Blouses,W   52.085    63.392    17.891    18.156      1.48    60.272    62.787    61.574    63.657      5.62    1.83
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    3.538     5.290     1.699     0.996    -41.42     2.527     5.191     4.982     4.586     81.46    1.01
     641 N-K Blouses, W    3.012     2.054     0.654     0.934     42.69     2.937     2.198     2.528     2.333    -20.56    0.20
     647 Trousers,etc M   33.269    38.316    11.269     9.381    -16.75    34.493    39.459    38.128    36.427      5.61    1.79
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   41.549    58.087    13.351    19.038     42.60    45.497    61.085    60.339    63.775     40.17    3.49
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    0.524     0.234     0.000     0.002    418.75     0.512     0.234     0.235     0.235    -54.01    0.07
     652 M-MF Underwear    8.248     7.346     0.080     0.017    -78.22     8.107     7.278     7.283     7.284    -10.15    0.86
     659 Oth. MMF App.     3.941     7.552     1.076     1.659     54.21     3.356     7.805     8.175     8.136    142.45    0.22