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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | NICARAG      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  8/2012 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  8/2012
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2010      2011     8/2011    8/2012  % Change    8/2011    6/2012    7/2012    8/2012  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           362.854   410.088   279.724   274.523     -1.86   413.108   408.571   407.358   404.887    -1.99    0.75
       1 Apparel         362.389   409.524   279.255   274.257     -1.79   412.575   408.250   406.999   404.526    -1.95    1.73
       2 Non-Apparel       0.465     0.564     0.469     0.266    -43.21     0.533     0.321     0.359     0.361   -32.19    0.00
      11 Yarns             0.000     0.001     0.000     0.000    -47.37     0.000     0.001     0.001     0.001    85.96    0.00
      12 Fabrics           0.239     0.518     0.442     0.228    -48.43     0.478     0.253     0.300     0.304   -36.33    0.00
      14 Made Ups / Misc   0.226     0.045     0.027     0.038     41.98     0.055     0.067     0.059     0.057     3.13    0.00
      30 Cotton Products 233.819   260.808   177.591   155.957    -12.18   258.786   252.333   246.033   239.174    -7.58    1.30
      31 Cotton Apparel  233.524   260.584   177.416   155.770    -12.20   258.578   252.156   245.803   238.939    -7.60    2.01
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.295     0.224     0.175     0.187      6.50     0.208     0.177     0.230     0.235    13.28    0.00
      40 Wool Products     0.001     0.001     0.000     0.011   8749.16     0.001     0.011     0.011     0.011   845.57    0.00
      41 Wool Apparel      0.001     0.001     0.000     0.011   8749.16     0.001     0.011     0.011     0.011   845.57    0.00
      60 MMF Products    129.021   149.238   102.108   118.534     16.09   154.296   156.196   161.282   165.663     7.37    0.48
      61 MMF Apparel     128.852   148.898   101.815   118.454     16.34   153.971   156.052   161.153   165.537     7.51    1.51
      62 MMF Non-Apparel   0.170     0.340     0.294     0.080    -72.90     0.325     0.144     0.129     0.126   -61.19    0.00
      80 S and V Product   0.013     0.041     0.024     0.022    -10.43     0.025     0.030     0.032     0.039    55.77    0.01
      81 S and V Apparel   0.012     0.041     0.024     0.022    -10.43     0.024     0.030     0.032     0.039    58.09    0.01
      82 S and V Non-App   0.000     0.000     0.000     0.000       *       0.000     0.000     0.000     0.000  -100.00    0.00

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.086     0.520     0.519     0.001    -99.76     0.520     0.188     0.001     0.002   -99.68    0.00
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   1.619     2.718     1.686     2.088     23.84     2.660     3.045     3.084     3.120    17.28    0.43

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.183     0.069     0.000     0.191  110520.0     0.090     0.145     0.218     0.260   190.33    0.07
     336 Cotton Dresses    2.955     0.736     0.679     0.066    -90.26     0.682     0.477     0.223     0.123   -81.99    0.02
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   55.566    65.692    45.102    35.281    -21.77    64.201    57.581    56.749    55.871   -12.97    5.24
     339 W/G Knit Blouse  62.560    60.484    44.211    50.069     13.25    61.168    68.671    67.056    66.343     8.46    5.91
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB   7.896    10.341     5.340     4.472    -16.26     9.257     9.872     9.267     9.473     2.34    1.50
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   0.681     0.948     0.639     0.512    -19.86     0.869     0.915     0.876     0.821    -5.46    0.43
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.624     0.830     0.827     0.739    -10.69     0.832     0.844     0.784     0.742   -10.78    0.54
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  29.738    36.755    23.825    23.131     -2.91    35.671    38.180    37.327    36.060     1.09    3.49
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  31.680    32.003    21.811    22.766      4.38    33.771    31.299    32.226    32.958    -2.41    2.16
     350 Dress. Gown etc   0.031     4.522     3.846     4.404     14.50     3.846     6.189     5.561     5.080    32.08    1.50
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJs   2.433     1.280     1.089     2.050     88.27     1.846     2.106     2.222     2.241    21.40    0.34
     352 Cotton Underwea  37.642    42.783    27.172     9.637    -64.53    42.862    31.651    29.291    25.249   -41.09    1.43
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    0.344     0.417     0.317     0.694    119.08     0.413     0.585     0.702     0.794    92.22    0.16

Man-Made Fiber:
     634 Other Coats, MB   2.771     2.893     1.766     1.138    -35.56     2.930     2.824     2.677     2.265   -22.69    0.59
     635 Coats, W/G        1.405     1.169     0.762     0.854     12.03     1.193     1.433     1.403     1.261     5.63    0.25
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  79.583    94.123    66.875    81.387     21.70    98.448   101.338   105.021   108.635    10.35   12.90
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  10.620    11.257     6.658    11.254     69.03    11.636    13.019    14.706    15.853    36.24    1.64
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    4.237     3.111     2.617     1.469    -43.84     4.019     2.022     2.041     1.964   -51.14    1.51
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   0.553     0.844     0.530     0.458    -13.63     0.689     0.974     0.847     0.772    11.96    0.28
     647 Trousers,etc MB  12.058    12.633     8.117     8.559      5.45    13.531    12.602    12.814    13.075    -3.37    2.67
     648 Slacks,etc. WG    4.441     6.370     2.914     2.601    -10.75     4.615     6.169     6.093     6.056    31.23    1.42
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Sup   2.342     2.321     1.640     1.585     -3.38     2.322     2.284     2.250     2.265    -2.45    1.30
     650 Dress Gown,Robe   0.018     0.784     0.780     0.005    -99.38     0.781     0.076     0.010     0.009   -98.87    0.00
     651 Nightwear/PJs     0.056     1.279     1.212     0.033    -97.29     1.214     0.089     0.108     0.100   -91.79    0.01
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.899     4.580     3.047     3.864     26.81     4.380     5.214     5.381     5.397    23.24    0.78
     659 Oth. MMF App.     5.815     7.001     4.743     4.753      0.20     7.315     7.422     7.072     7.011    -4.16    0.28