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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | GERMANY      |                         |    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           319.212   318.491   224.629   209.378     -6.79   333.699   302.304   299.547   303.241    -9.13    0.56
       1 Apparel           3.851     4.059     3.136     2.819    -10.10     4.175     4.264     3.878     3.742   -10.38    0.02
       2 Non-Apparel     315.362   314.433   221.493   206.559     -6.74   329.524   298.040   295.669   299.499    -9.11    0.99
      11 Yarns            53.125    50.111    33.837    35.697      5.50    49.294    52.185    50.755    51.971     5.43    1.83
      12 Fabrics         249.098   251.111   178.246   161.805     -9.22   266.626   233.434   232.695   234.670   -11.99    2.40
      14 Made Ups / Misc  13.139    13.211     9.410     9.057     -3.75    13.604    12.421    12.219    12.858    -5.48    0.07
      30 Cotton Products  11.317    12.409     8.498    10.235     20.43    12.719    13.262    13.816    14.145    11.22    0.08
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.370     0.543     0.320     0.338      5.42     0.472     0.573     0.578     0.561    18.82    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  10.947    11.866     8.178     9.897     21.02    12.247    12.689    13.239    13.585    10.92    0.21
      40 Wool Products     2.213     2.539     1.790     1.709     -4.51     2.597     2.577     2.552     2.458    -5.36    0.77
      41 Wool Apparel      0.192     0.223     0.151     0.097    -35.83     0.221     0.196     0.186     0.169   -23.44    0.07
      42 Wool Non-Appare   2.022     2.316     1.639     1.612     -1.63     2.376     2.381     2.366     2.289    -3.68    2.98
      60 MMF Products    304.569   301.635   212.775   195.690     -8.03   316.278   284.087   280.891   284.549   -10.03    0.83
      61 MMF Apparel       3.229     3.198     2.602     2.342     -9.97     3.401     3.419     3.040     2.938   -13.60    0.03
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 301.340   298.437   210.174   193.348     -8.01   312.877   280.667   277.851   281.611    -9.99    1.21
      80 S and V Product   1.113     1.909     1.565     1.745     11.46     2.106     2.378     2.287     2.088    -0.84    0.32
      81 S and V Apparel   0.060     0.095     0.063     0.042    -32.83     0.082     0.075     0.075     0.074    -9.83    0.02
      82 S and V Non-App   1.053     1.814     1.503     1.703     13.31     2.024     2.303     2.213     2.014    -0.47    0.59

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   2.547     2.678     1.860     1.950      4.86     2.840     2.686     2.680     2.769    -2.52    2.22
     201 Specialty Yarns   0.987     1.274     0.994     0.907     -8.75     1.301     1.278     1.310     1.187    -8.77    0.27
     222 Knit Fabric       3.599     7.082     5.217     3.708    -28.93     6.569     5.688     5.401     5.572   -15.17    0.33
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 203.360   208.800   148.983   130.729    -12.25   223.623   190.772   188.883   190.546   -14.79    6.57
     229 Special Fabric   31.341    24.046    15.910    18.166     14.18    24.977    25.523    26.170    26.302     5.30    1.07

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting   0.779     1.328     0.853     1.168     37.02     1.162     1.447     1.697     1.644    41.42    0.69
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   0.966     0.592     0.336     0.311     -7.53     0.687     0.685     0.665     0.567   -17.47    0.55
     317 Twill Fabric      1.079     0.984     0.850     1.248     46.76     1.226     1.370     1.385     1.381    12.70    1.94
     360 Pillowcases       0.036     0.034     0.022     0.014    -36.54     0.041     0.026     0.025     0.025   -38.61    0.01
     361 Cotton Sheets     0.380     0.296     0.179     0.107    -40.36     0.431     0.246     0.237     0.224   -48.02    0.02
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   3.921     4.110     3.164     1.835    -42.01     4.390     2.843     2.744     2.780   -36.67    0.09

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.360     1.230     0.812     0.937     15.33     1.258     1.320     1.389     1.355     7.71    4.49
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.036     0.160     0.124     0.050    -59.30     0.142     0.155     0.108     0.087   -38.95    0.75
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.494     0.835     0.650     0.365    -43.85     0.874     0.627     0.570     0.550   -37.05    6.81
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.007     0.012     0.006     0.004    -37.47     0.009     0.010     0.009     0.009     3.14    0.04
     459 Oth.Wool Appare   0.076     0.099     0.074     0.041    -45.18     0.093     0.083     0.073     0.066   -29.34    0.31
     465 Floor Coverings   0.100     0.076     0.046     0.222    382.51     0.074     0.237     0.254     0.252   240.12    1.17

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     3.835     2.940     2.142     1.048    -51.06     2.943     2.138     1.852     1.846   -37.29    0.31
     604 Yarn>85% Synth.   2.527     0.906     0.457     1.387    203.74     0.889     1.544     1.767     1.836   106.50    0.78
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   41.407    40.657    27.322    29.376      7.52    39.758    42.831    41.438    42.711     7.43    4.64
     620 Oth Synth Filam   2.035     2.373     1.850     1.409    -23.80     2.351     1.980     1.886     1.933   -17.79    0.18
     622 Glass Fabric      2.903     2.567     1.869     2.340     25.16     2.524     2.549     3.033     3.038    20.37    3.54
     659 Oth. MMF App.     3.012     2.942     2.414     2.151    -10.90     3.123     3.158     2.763     2.679   -14.23    0.11
     666 Other Furnishin   1.234     0.877     0.620     0.569     -8.21     1.139     0.805     0.805     0.826   -27.49    0.01
     669 Other MMF Manuf   5.952     5.304     3.459     3.963     14.59     4.800     5.060     5.001     5.808    21.01    0.14

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     899 Other S/V Manuf   0.827     1.706     1.436     1.612     12.25     1.919     2.169     2.080     1.882    -1.95    0.87