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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | BRAZIL       |                         |    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           286.620    53.223    43.643    18.434    -57.76   119.694    29.520    29.131    28.013   -76.60    0.05
       1 Apparel           3.529     2.313     1.576     1.288    -18.27     2.705     2.095     2.045     2.025   -25.13    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     283.092    50.910    42.068    17.146    -59.24   116.989    27.425    27.086    25.988   -77.79    0.09
      11 Yarns             1.679     1.010     0.770     0.562    -26.97     1.061     0.765     0.710     0.802   -24.37    0.03
      12 Fabrics         234.674    46.562    38.749    15.186    -60.81   106.320    24.603    24.150    22.999   -78.37    0.24
      14 Made Ups / Misc  46.738     3.338     2.549     1.398    -45.17     9.609     2.056     2.225     2.186   -77.25    0.01
      30 Cotton Products  47.726     5.285     3.893     2.325    -40.27    11.321     3.626     3.668     3.718   -67.16    0.02
      31 Cotton Apparel    1.378     0.911     0.635     0.457    -27.90     0.982     0.753     0.723     0.733   -25.28    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  46.348     4.375     3.258     1.868    -42.67    10.339     2.872     2.944     2.984   -71.14    0.05
      40 Wool Products     0.206     0.172     0.123     0.089    -27.83     0.185     0.149     0.141     0.138   -25.72    0.04
      41 Wool Apparel      0.050     0.048     0.025     0.024     -5.95     0.044     0.061     0.052     0.046     4.53    0.02
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.156     0.124     0.098     0.065    -33.49     0.141     0.088     0.089     0.092   -35.12    0.12
      60 MMF Products    237.783    47.150    39.245    15.641    -60.14   107.559    25.158    24.757    23.546   -78.11    0.07
      61 MMF Apparel       2.042     1.273     0.877     0.771    -12.11     1.609     1.197     1.190     1.167   -27.48    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 235.741    45.877    38.368    14.870    -61.24   105.950    23.962    23.568    22.379   -78.88    0.10
      80 S and V Product   0.907     0.616     0.382     0.378     -1.07     0.629     0.587     0.565     0.612    -2.72    0.09
      81 S and V Apparel   0.060     0.082     0.039     0.036     -7.92     0.070     0.084     0.080     0.079    12.03    0.03
      82 S and V Non-App   0.847     0.534     0.343     0.342     -0.30     0.559     0.503     0.485     0.533    -4.58    0.16

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       2.111     1.801     1.317     1.079    -18.08     1.966     1.511     1.474     1.563   -20.50    0.09
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 224.880    36.964    32.361    11.111    -65.67    95.825    16.066    15.856    15.714   -83.60    0.54
     229 Special Fabric    1.577     3.309     1.774     1.161    -34.54     2.571     3.914     3.853     2.697     4.90    0.11

Cotton:
     360 Pillowcases       1.061     0.003     0.000     0.000       *       0.183     0.003     0.003     0.003   -98.18    0.00
     361 Cotton Sheets     7.324     0.026     0.001     0.001     22.64     1.063     0.025     0.025     0.026   -97.56    0.00
     363 Pile Towels      10.175     0.881     0.725     0.407    -43.88     3.090     0.589     0.578     0.563   -81.79    0.21
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf  25.910     2.222     1.695     0.679    -59.94     4.309     1.092     1.229     1.206   -72.01    0.04

Wool:
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.006     0.014     0.010     0.006    -43.92     0.013     0.014     0.011     0.010   -24.52    0.04

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Filam   3.512     2.499     1.880     0.717    -61.89     3.412     1.466     1.350     1.335   -60.87    0.13
     659 Oth. MMF App.     0.814     0.767     0.524     0.490     -6.48     0.808     0.761     0.746     0.733    -9.21    0.03

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     810 S/V Woven Fabri   0.630     0.529     0.340     0.334     -1.86     0.546     0.495     0.476     0.523    -4.15    1.52