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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _EU15        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  8/2012 in Million $  |
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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          2847.967  3217.573  2149.997  2234.336      3.92  3119.731  3303.073  3312.161  3301.913      5.84    3.27
       1 Apparel        1276.569  1531.114  1006.368  1064.013      5.73  1442.186  1592.543  1602.597  1588.759     10.16    2.06
       2 Non-Apparel    1571.398  1686.460  1143.629  1170.323      2.33  1677.545  1710.530  1709.564  1713.153      2.12    7.10
      11 Yarns           176.067   197.700   138.399   143.832      3.93   191.996   206.360   204.596   203.133      5.80   13.70
      12 Fabrics         825.133   887.342   607.559   613.996      1.06   891.131   895.190   895.810   893.779      0.30   15.54
      14 Made Ups / Mis  570.197   601.417   397.671   412.495      3.73   594.418   608.980   609.157   616.241      3.67    3.65
      30 Cotton Product  741.638   803.465   541.959   541.210     -0.14   798.224   807.370   805.261   802.716      0.56    1.57
      31 Cotton Apparel  370.602   420.055   283.347   291.852      3.00   402.428   431.395   431.749   428.560      6.49    1.01
      32 Cot Non-Appare  371.036   383.410   258.612   249.358     -3.58   395.796   375.976   373.511   374.156     -5.47    4.30
      40 Wool Products   725.549   871.830   567.516   603.637      6.36   818.129   905.883   916.838   907.951     10.98   18.65
      41 Wool Apparel    527.917   655.536   422.484   440.185      4.19   608.569   674.946   682.743   673.237     10.63   17.51
      42 Wool Non-Appar  197.632   216.294   145.032   163.452     12.70   209.560   230.937   234.095   234.714     12.00   22.96
      60 MMF Products   1246.692  1380.948   930.408   968.684      4.11  1348.020  1418.845  1418.072  1419.224      5.28    3.27
      61 MMF Apparel     312.460   378.531   247.381   273.907     10.72   357.312   403.950   405.732   405.057     13.36    1.38
      62 MMF Non-Appare  934.232  1002.417   683.027   694.776      1.72   990.708  1014.895  1012.339  1014.166      2.37    7.27
      80 S and V Produc  134.088   161.330   110.113   120.805      9.71   155.358   170.975   171.991   172.022     10.73    9.56
      81 S and V Appare   65.590    76.992    53.156    58.069      9.24    73.877    82.252    82.373    81.905     10.87    6.05
      82 S and V Non-Ap   68.497    84.338    56.958    62.737     10.15    81.481    88.722    89.619    90.117     10.60   20.26

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th   27.106    29.066    19.540    22.780     16.58    28.384    32.027    32.202    32.306     13.82   15.36
     201 Specialty Yarn   34.580    43.835    31.536    35.743     13.34    41.282    48.309    48.282    48.042     16.38   19.36
     218 Fab, Color Yar   45.091    45.042    31.822    29.431     -7.51    51.410    42.076    42.861    42.651    -17.04   35.80
     220 Spec. Weave, F   51.197    59.146    40.739    38.987     -4.30    57.692    57.173    57.645    57.394     -0.52   31.65
     222 Knit Fabric      47.568    50.846    35.202    35.005     -0.56    49.270    51.419    51.575    50.649      2.80    7.65
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  278.816   298.760   203.012   200.469     -1.25   303.057   297.065   295.157   296.218     -2.26   29.68
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa   32.733    34.005    23.355    22.204     -4.93    34.667    33.428    33.424    32.854     -5.23   10.58
     225 Blue Denim Fab   21.383    15.396    10.934     8.993    -17.75    13.428    16.123    15.347    13.455      0.20   16.54
     226 Cheesecloth,Ba    2.323     3.840     2.223     2.272      2.22     3.299     3.742     3.826     3.890     17.91    8.09
     229 Special Fabric   85.531    91.353    62.143    65.436      5.30    92.015    93.406    93.925    94.645      2.86    7.74
     239 Baby Garm / Ac    5.615     8.847     6.513     5.127    -21.28     8.094     7.949     7.512     7.461     -7.83    0.31

Cotton:
     300 Carded Cot. Ya    1.988     2.708     1.780     2.805     57.64     2.383     3.535     3.578     3.734     56.67    6.31
     313 Cotton Sheetin    5.120     8.186     5.523     4.925    -10.82     7.602     7.342     7.756     7.588     -0.19    2.33
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    5.190     6.139     4.320     4.282     -0.86     6.191     6.404     6.315     6.101     -1.45    6.34
     317 Twill Fabric      8.537    10.966     7.737     8.196      5.93    11.617    11.811    11.561    11.425     -1.65   11.39
     326 Sateen Fabric     4.428     3.151     1.959     2.459     25.53     3.897     3.462     3.706     3.651     -6.32    8.94
     332 Cotton Hosiery    5.656     6.662     4.621     5.334     15.44     6.357     7.260     7.497     7.376     16.02    0.92
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,   12.502    14.515     9.886    12.164     23.04    13.411    16.457    16.299    16.792     25.22   14.44
     334 Oth. Coats, MB   14.854    20.028    12.665    12.610     -0.43    18.226    20.990    20.832    19.973      9.58    1.93
     335 W/G Cot. Coats   30.335    34.928    21.579    27.406     27.00    32.459    39.532    39.649    40.755     25.56    3.47
     336 Cotton Dresses   29.073    38.013    23.621    32.944     39.47    33.927    46.153    46.540    47.336     39.52    4.20
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   23.151    31.596    20.927    23.845     13.94    28.995    33.719    34.598    34.514     19.03    0.56
     339 W/G Knit Blous   27.979    32.604    22.978    21.095     -8.19    30.802    30.833    30.735    30.721     -0.26    0.44
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   61.406    72.184    48.698    48.753      0.11    68.970    72.839    73.373    72.238      4.74    2.48
     342 Cotton Skirts     7.832     8.862     5.728     6.073      6.02     8.200     9.208     9.316     9.207     12.28    1.77
     345 Cotton Sweater    8.664    10.300     6.989     7.241      3.61     9.934    10.675    10.728    10.552      6.22    1.19
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   46.989    54.432    38.481    28.977    -24.70    53.753    48.822    47.627    44.928    -16.42    0.77
     348 W/G Slacks, et   50.050    37.729    27.353    23.933    -12.50    40.358    35.044    34.519    34.309    -14.99    0.53
     350 Dress. Gown et    1.307     1.584     0.789     1.110     40.62     1.367     1.917     1.904     1.905     39.35    0.55
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ    2.790     2.953     1.740     1.837      5.58     2.774     3.141     3.103     3.050      9.97    0.40
     352 Cotton Underwe    3.059     3.523     2.385     3.416     43.23     3.473     4.233     4.403     4.554     31.13    0.18
     359 Oth. Cot. App.   16.166    17.903    11.940    13.660     14.40    17.508    19.397    19.623    19.623     12.08    1.78
     360 Pillowcases      15.250    13.957     9.304     7.180    -22.83    15.612    12.357    11.554    11.833    -24.20    3.53
     361 Cotton Sheets    63.151    54.039    35.424    29.500    -16.72    63.254    50.200    47.553    48.114    -23.93    3.40
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt   46.659    45.287    30.897    26.545    -14.08    46.688    40.799    40.700    40.935    -12.32    4.91
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu   86.427   102.659    68.132    70.852      3.99    99.495   103.770   103.776   105.378      5.91    3.18

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns       38.843    43.154    31.669    32.398      2.30    43.858    43.891    43.997    43.882      0.05   31.14
     410 Wool Woven Fab   42.820    49.252    34.207    41.711     21.94    47.855    55.908    55.667    56.757     18.60   53.23
     414 Oth Wool Fabri   33.202    38.348    25.777    28.721     11.42    37.360    39.746    40.904    41.292     10.52   54.79
     431 Wool Glov/Mitn    1.205     1.555     0.988     0.767    -22.43     1.454     1.531     1.438     1.333     -8.31    5.41
     432 Wool Hosiery      5.644     6.078     3.466     3.538      2.07     5.957     6.132     5.920     6.150      3.23   23.78
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB   55.298    76.403    49.940    60.428     21.00    70.327    84.669    87.009    86.891     23.55   20.63
     434 Oth. Coats, M/   16.149    23.100    13.574    15.798     16.38    20.361    24.221    24.471    25.324     24.38   11.48
     435 W/G Coats, Woo   71.942    90.890    60.608    53.031    -12.50    84.751    88.594    87.654    83.313     -1.70   16.67
     436 Wool Dresses     34.622    44.057    30.633    33.781     10.28    41.029    45.464    47.255    47.206     15.05   35.22
     438 K Shirts,Blous   39.618    46.563    33.186    28.747    -13.38    48.345    44.997    45.235    42.124    -12.87   10.76
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    2.238     2.611     1.750     1.772      1.28     2.401     2.747     2.665     2.634      9.70   19.97
     442 Wool Skirts       8.573    10.501     7.783     6.422    -17.49     9.956    10.442     9.924     9.140     -8.20   16.98
     443 Wool Suits,M/B   97.193   109.834    73.445    82.694     12.59   106.467   115.313   118.328   119.082     11.85   22.79
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    2.214     2.415     1.603     1.070    -33.23     2.318     2.103     2.088     1.882    -18.79   11.50
     445 Wool Sweater,M   30.354    36.610    19.573    22.763     16.30    32.877    38.166    39.670    39.800     21.06   20.39
     446 Wool Sweater,W   47.071    67.053    39.121    35.463     -9.35    55.787    67.546    65.910    63.395     13.64   10.98
     447 Wool Trousers,   33.746    39.124    25.192    30.760     22.10    35.996    42.737    44.445    44.692     24.16   14.70
     448 Wool Slacks,W/   14.183    18.515    13.552    10.503    -22.50    17.370    17.248    16.544    15.466    -10.96   16.49
     459 Oth.Wool Appar   67.103    79.124    47.315    52.180     10.28    72.188    82.110    83.295    83.989     16.35   24.19
     464 Wool Blankets    15.504     7.245     4.245     5.467     28.79     6.673     8.023     8.175     8.467     26.87   33.97
     465 Floor Covering   65.890    76.652    48.118    54.046     12.32    72.223    81.707    83.672    82.581     14.34   12.43

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    24.240    24.586    17.386     9.975    -42.63    24.283    20.421    19.179    17.175    -29.27    5.26
     603 Yarn>85% artif    3.178     2.571     1.890     2.294     21.37     3.017     2.808     2.777     2.974     -1.41    4.49
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    4.649     4.589     3.292     2.899    -11.91     4.950     4.931     4.944     4.197    -15.23    3.78
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   36.669    42.706    28.164    31.640     12.34    39.338    45.739    45.227    46.182     17.40   23.43
     618 Wov Artif Fila    4.839     7.111     4.539     5.352     17.91     6.417     7.359     7.870     7.924     23.47   23.44
     619 Poly Fil Fab      5.366     5.409     3.547     4.400     24.05     5.228     6.017     6.029     6.262     19.78    3.19
     620 Oth Synth Fila   51.514    53.070    37.991    36.471     -4.00    52.529    52.161    52.568    51.549     -1.87    9.80
     622 Glass Fabric     16.286    16.777    11.014    12.199     10.76    16.215    17.822    17.730    17.962     10.77   14.37
     629 Oth Stap/Fil F   18.573    19.990    13.694    13.752      0.42    19.967    19.373    20.046    20.048      0.40   19.80
     632 Hosiery          11.403    10.838     7.036     7.363      4.65    11.558    10.515    10.720    11.165     -3.41    1.15
     634 Other Coats, M   12.116    14.546     9.582    10.388      8.42    14.163    15.459    15.394    15.353      8.40    0.91
     635 Coats, W/G       40.444    50.292    33.489    30.887     -7.77    50.307    50.402    50.000    47.691     -5.20    2.54
     636 Dresses          69.669    92.444    58.246    74.187     27.37    82.893   104.767   107.641   108.385     30.75    3.64
     639 Knit Blouses,W   25.586    29.372    19.760    21.960     11.13    28.783    31.266    31.792    31.572      9.69    0.88
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.874     1.089     0.645     0.723     12.09     0.880     1.070     1.145     1.167     32.59    1.59
     644 MMF W/G Suits     0.553     0.745     0.604     0.209    -65.37     0.826     0.501     0.382     0.350    -57.63    0.41
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   11.906    14.141     8.903    10.999     23.54    12.751    15.784    16.346    16.237     27.34    0.88
     652 M-MF Underwear    5.862     6.154     4.038     3.887     -3.73     6.083     6.127     5.946     6.003     -1.32    0.67
     659 Oth. MMF App.    80.011    92.548    60.132    67.374     12.04    87.253   100.096    98.997    99.790     14.37    2.67
     665 Floor Covering  125.646   138.255    96.036    95.119     -0.95   132.147   139.807   138.173   137.338      3.93   13.47
     666 Other Furnishi   12.458    11.678     7.251     9.291     28.13    12.465    13.241    13.577    13.718     10.05    0.44
     669 Other MMF Manu   23.621    30.244    19.976    22.673     13.50    26.796    31.057    30.861    32.941     22.93    2.85
     670 Flat Goods, et   86.335    81.673    51.497    57.714     12.07    82.305    84.175    84.962    87.891      6.79    2.72

Other CWM:
     736 SILK Dresses     47.430    58.620    39.831    39.859      0.07    55.294    59.480    59.566    58.648      6.07   19.67
     758 SILK Neckwear    47.169    53.401    33.505    39.029     16.49    50.987    58.102    57.965    58.925     15.57   44.78

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         1.737     1.546     1.138     1.350     18.70     1.758     1.670     1.594     1.758     -0.01   35.84
     810 S/V Woven Fabr   47.783    54.186    36.884    36.882     -0.01    54.143    55.411    54.531    54.183      0.07   41.36
     833 S/V S-T CoatsM    6.355     9.297     6.448     6.856      6.32     8.362     9.837     9.749     9.704     16.05   32.87
     835 S/V Coats W/G     6.668     6.284     4.913     5.162      5.07     6.994     6.431     6.467     6.533     -6.58    9.60
     836 S/V Dresses       6.985     7.447     5.591     5.847      4.59     7.552     7.707     7.837     7.704      2.01   12.34
     838 S/V K Shirts/B    4.808     5.567     4.272     5.376     25.83     5.695     6.526     6.643     6.670     17.12    4.50
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    6.376     7.009     5.337     5.088     -4.66     6.931     7.124     6.961     6.760     -2.47    4.07
     847 S/V Trousers M    4.048     5.083     3.683     3.477     -5.59     4.542     4.903     4.960     4.877      7.38    0.95
     858 S/V Neckwear      6.770     8.115     4.764     3.182    -33.20     7.469     7.087     6.642     6.534    -12.52   49.27
     859 Oth. S/V Appar   17.267    20.991    13.382    16.798     25.53    19.922    24.144    24.557    24.407     22.51   14.09
     870 Luggage Silk/V    2.272     2.622     1.580     1.710      8.20     2.464     2.441     2.632     2.752     11.67    3.42
     871 HBags FGoods S    4.849     4.060     2.895     5.456     88.44     4.133     3.812     4.923     6.621     60.18   18.70
     899 Other S/V Manu   11.471    21.644    14.297    17.067     19.38    18.689    25.036    25.575    24.414     30.64   13.18