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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | FRANCE       |                         |    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           181.085   152.632    96.637   126.743     31.15   161.472   175.999   178.477   182.738    13.17    0.34
       1 Apparel           4.473     5.258     3.636     3.448     -5.19     5.140     5.310     5.199     5.069    -1.37    0.02
       2 Non-Apparel     176.613   147.374    93.001   123.295     32.57   156.332   170.689   173.277   177.668    13.65    0.59
      11 Yarns             8.232     7.200     5.027     6.828     35.82     7.803     9.093     9.288     9.001    15.35    0.32
      12 Fabrics         161.687   134.719    84.164   111.951     33.02   142.715   156.128   158.357   162.506    13.87    1.66
      14 Made Ups / Misc   6.693     5.455     3.809     4.516     18.54     5.814     5.469     5.633     6.161     5.97    0.03
      30 Cotton Products   6.818     5.350     3.616     3.846      6.36     5.620     5.616     5.564     5.580    -0.70    0.03
      31 Cotton Apparel    1.502     1.488     0.991     1.089      9.85     1.403     1.616     1.614     1.585    12.99    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   5.315     3.863     2.625     2.758      5.04     4.217     4.000     3.950     3.995    -5.26    0.06
      40 Wool Products     0.831     1.844     1.251     0.735    -41.25     1.613     1.370     1.372     1.328   -17.72    0.42
      41 Wool Apparel      0.683     0.828     0.530     0.409    -22.87     0.804     0.734     0.727     0.706   -12.10    0.29
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.148     1.016     0.721     0.326    -54.78     0.810     0.636     0.645     0.621   -23.29    0.81
      60 MMF Products    171.786   144.628    91.164   119.967     31.59   153.341   166.647   169.172   173.431    13.10    0.51
      61 MMF Apparel       1.976     2.633     1.872     1.659    -11.38     2.632     2.589     2.509     2.420    -8.06    0.02
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 169.809   141.995    89.292   118.308     32.50   150.710   164.058   166.662   171.011    13.47    0.73
      80 S and V Product   1.651     0.810     0.605     2.194    262.42     0.897     2.366     2.370     2.399   167.37    0.37
      81 S and V Apparel   0.311     0.310     0.243     0.291     19.67     0.301     0.371     0.349     0.358    18.80    0.12
      82 S and V Non-App   1.340     0.500     0.363     1.904    425.08     0.596     1.996     2.021     2.041   242.52    0.60

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   0.772     0.742     0.467     0.666     42.66     0.739     0.905     0.914     0.941    27.27    0.75
     201 Specialty Yarns   4.357     3.555     2.254     2.630     16.64     3.968     3.770     3.954     3.930    -0.95    0.88
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   1.285     0.596     0.443     0.348    -21.46     1.118     0.546     0.510     0.501   -55.22    0.41
     222 Knit Fabric       1.661     1.921     1.049     1.481     41.27     1.665     2.289     2.355     2.354    41.32    0.14
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 121.847   115.022    69.572   100.231     44.07   114.625   138.189   140.949   145.681    27.09    5.02
     224 Pile/Tufted Fab  29.235     9.833     8.274     3.637    -56.05    18.370     6.152     5.694     5.196   -71.72    3.13
     229 Special Fabric    4.691     4.430     2.776     3.180     14.58     4.175     4.866     4.823     4.834    15.80    0.20

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.205     0.221     0.149     0.167     11.94     0.218     0.241     0.246     0.239     9.32    0.06
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   3.211     1.551     1.116     1.193      6.96     2.002     1.617     1.589     1.629   -18.63    0.05

Wool:
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.030     0.921     0.658     0.280    -57.41     0.670     0.543     0.543     0.543   -18.95    4.69
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   0.269     0.401     0.257     0.160    -37.68     0.383     0.315     0.318     0.304   -20.56    0.56
     436 Wool Dresses      0.116     0.146     0.108     0.085    -21.35     0.154     0.132     0.133     0.123   -20.27    0.92
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.053     0.044     0.031     0.031      0.65     0.049     0.040     0.041     0.045    -8.33    0.18
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.014     0.007     0.004     0.004     -0.90     0.007     0.008     0.007     0.007    -1.67    0.71
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.010     0.025     0.012     0.011     -9.29     0.015     0.027     0.028     0.024    60.85    0.40
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.019     0.028     0.019     0.017    -10.72     0.026     0.029     0.028     0.026    -1.41    0.10
     465 Floor Coverings   0.075     0.056     0.032     0.025    -22.64     0.087     0.063     0.069     0.048   -44.75    0.22

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     1.771     2.235     1.759     2.980     69.43     2.278     3.815     3.800     3.456    51.72    0.59
     635 Coats, W/G        0.276     0.610     0.467     0.279    -40.34     0.592     0.419     0.443     0.421   -28.78    0.09
     636 Dresses           0.464     0.571     0.359     0.532     48.03     0.564     0.714     0.736     0.744    31.96    0.06
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.765     2.422     1.837     1.893      3.06     2.458     2.078     2.182     2.479     0.82    0.06

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.188     0.095     0.094     0.039    -58.68     0.149     0.025     0.025     0.040   -73.40    0.79
     810 S/V Woven Fabri   0.851     0.163     0.118     1.625   1278.66     0.186     1.673     1.667     1.670   797.99    4.85
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   0.120     0.101     0.067     0.097     45.17     0.092     0.125     0.128     0.131    41.66    0.14