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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | SWITZLD      |                         |    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            15.369    13.824     9.277     8.267    -10.88    14.847    13.343    13.298    12.815   -13.69    0.02
       1 Apparel           1.353     1.124     0.791     0.679    -14.09     1.344     1.070     1.148     1.013   -24.64    0.00
       2 Non-Apparel      14.017    12.700     8.486     7.588    -10.59    13.503    12.273    12.150    11.802   -12.60    0.04
      11 Yarns             2.322     1.154     0.722     0.982     36.05     1.521     1.679     1.660     1.414    -7.05    0.05
      12 Fabrics           9.785     8.765     5.931     5.949      0.30     9.632     8.536     8.633     8.783    -8.81    0.09
      14 Made Ups / Misc   1.909     2.781     1.834     0.657    -64.15     2.350     2.058     1.858     1.604   -31.74    0.01
      30 Cotton Products   2.320     3.189     2.080     1.118    -46.27     2.824     2.568     2.478     2.226   -21.17    0.01
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.594     0.386     0.277     0.258     -7.02     0.527     0.309     0.424     0.366   -30.59    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   1.725     2.803     1.803     0.860    -52.30     2.297     2.259     2.054     1.860   -19.00    0.03
      40 Wool Products     0.747     0.647     0.462     0.252    -45.60     0.756     0.553     0.485     0.436   -42.38    0.14
      41 Wool Apparel      0.473     0.427     0.319     0.142    -55.63     0.516     0.346     0.302     0.249   -51.71    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.274     0.220     0.143     0.110    -23.26     0.240     0.207     0.182     0.186   -22.30    0.24
      60 MMF Products     12.110     9.817     6.611     6.818      3.14    11.083    10.090    10.207    10.024    -9.55    0.03
      61 MMF Apparel       0.233     0.231     0.129     0.256     97.65     0.219     0.373     0.382     0.357    62.91    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  11.877     9.585     6.481     6.563      1.25    10.863     9.717     9.825     9.667   -11.02    0.04
      80 S and V Product   0.193     0.172     0.124     0.080    -35.53     0.184     0.132     0.129     0.128   -30.28    0.02
      81 S and V Apparel   0.052     0.081     0.065     0.024    -62.66     0.081     0.043     0.040     0.040   -50.64    0.01
      82 S and V Non-App   0.140     0.092     0.059     0.056     -5.49     0.103     0.090     0.089     0.088   -14.36    0.03

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   1.572     1.273     0.928     1.128     21.55     1.384     1.434     1.708     1.473     6.43    0.05
     229 Special Fabric    6.823     6.161     4.089     3.717     -9.09     6.833     5.644     5.481     5.789   -15.27    0.24

Cotton:
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.070     0.053     0.034     0.034     -0.45     0.053     0.058     0.053     0.053    -1.36    0.39
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   0.993     2.290     1.456     0.458    -68.53     1.689     1.685     1.490     1.293   -23.49    0.04

Wool:
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   0.103     0.115     0.080     0.038    -51.98     0.111     0.106     0.088     0.073   -34.02    0.14
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.048     0.042     0.037     0.001    -98.18     0.060     0.026     0.013     0.005   -91.41    0.02
     443 Wool Suits,M/B    0.099     0.061     0.041     0.031    -25.04     0.089     0.045     0.048     0.051   -42.26    0.24
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.050     0.035     0.034     0.001    -97.90     0.067     0.026     0.022     0.001   -97.82    0.01
     465 Floor Coverings   0.069     0.104     0.069     0.033    -51.61     0.100     0.075     0.070     0.068   -32.00    0.32

Man-Made Fiber:
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    1.423     0.786     0.490     0.634     29.32     1.012     1.187     1.187     0.929    -8.21    0.10