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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | NICARAG      |                         |    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          1018.195  1357.839   870.480   895.364      2.86  1243.563  1432.237  1409.425  1382.723     11.19    1.37
       1 Apparel        1017.483  1356.920   869.806   894.843      2.88  1242.736  1431.464  1408.659  1381.957     11.20    1.80
       2 Non-Apparel       0.712     0.919     0.673     0.521    -22.63     0.827     0.774     0.765     0.766     -7.30    0.00
      11 Yarns             0.003     0.002     0.001     0.001    -17.22     0.001     0.002     0.002     0.002    183.97    0.00
      12 Fabrics           0.378     0.768     0.599     0.451    -24.79     0.675     0.597     0.602     0.620     -8.18    0.01
      14 Made Ups / Mis    0.331     0.148     0.074     0.070     -5.13     0.151     0.175     0.161     0.145     -4.35    0.00
      30 Cotton Product  764.806  1032.817   662.343   637.826     -3.70   925.989  1070.363  1041.472  1008.300      8.89    1.97
      31 Cotton Apparel  764.334  1032.261   661.923   637.413     -3.70   925.495  1069.836  1040.937  1007.751      8.89    2.38
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.473     0.556     0.420     0.413     -1.74     0.494     0.527     0.535     0.549     11.01    0.01
      40 Wool Products     0.019     0.019     0.001     0.026   3141.56     0.013     0.044     0.044     0.044    245.84    0.00
      41 Wool Apparel      0.019     0.019     0.001     0.026   3141.56     0.013     0.044     0.044     0.044    245.84    0.00
      60 MMF Products    253.306   324.657   207.808   257.473     23.90   317.233   361.792   367.867   374.322     18.00    0.86
      61 MMF Apparel     253.068   324.294   207.555   257.365     24.00   316.901   361.546   367.636   374.104     18.05    1.27
      62 MMF Non-Appare    0.238     0.363     0.253     0.108    -57.32     0.332     0.246     0.231     0.218    -34.45    0.00
      80 S and V Produc    0.062     0.347     0.327     0.039    -88.19     0.328     0.038     0.042     0.058    -82.35    0.00
      81 S and V Appare    0.061     0.347     0.327     0.039    -88.19     0.328     0.038     0.042     0.058    -82.33    0.00
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.001     0.000     0.000     0.000       *       0.000     0.000     0.000     0.000   -100.00    0.00

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    0.059     0.752     0.751     0.002    -99.78     0.752     0.339     0.002     0.002    -99.72    0.00
     239 Baby Garm / Ac    4.496     8.228     5.063     5.802     14.58     8.050     9.169     9.144     8.966     11.38    0.37

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.621     0.392     0.003     0.353  11737.68     0.394     0.483     0.637     0.743     88.69    0.06
     336 Cotton Dresses    2.388     1.080     0.882     0.214    -75.77     0.884     0.717     0.527     0.412    -53.43    0.04
     338 Knit Shirts,MB  162.889   268.320   169.221   127.808    -24.47   226.509   243.687   237.468   226.908      0.18    3.68
     339 W/G Knit Blous  291.716   325.730   221.929   253.599     14.27   303.065   375.668   363.056   357.399     17.93    5.13
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   27.770    44.659    23.443    22.330     -4.75    36.706    45.665    43.135    43.547     18.64    1.50
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou    1.500     2.451     1.765     1.084    -38.61     2.299     1.988     1.907     1.769    -23.03    0.15
     342 Cotton Skirts     1.160     2.028     2.021     1.686    -16.56     2.034     1.996     1.855     1.693    -16.74    0.33
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  146.264   218.936   136.692   151.679     10.96   197.228   244.003   241.682   233.923     18.61    4.01
     348 W/G Slacks, et   78.352    83.116    52.304    52.069     -0.45    80.173    82.454    82.899    82.881      3.38    1.27
     350 Dress. Gown et    0.037     3.380     2.439     4.295     76.11     2.439     5.937     5.509     5.237    114.72    1.52
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ    2.303     0.758     0.627     2.191    249.30     1.439     2.077     2.127     2.321     61.36    0.31
     352 Cotton Underwe   46.085    71.614    43.588    14.912    -65.79    63.718    55.240    51.106    42.939    -32.61    1.67
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    0.445     0.644     0.498     0.329    -34.03     0.601     0.432     0.437     0.474    -21.12    0.04

Man-Made Fiber:
     634 Other Coats, M   23.000    24.220    14.428    12.829    -11.08    24.174    26.326    25.318    22.621     -6.42    1.34
     635 Coats, W/G        9.346     9.832     6.139     8.327     35.64     9.432    12.953    13.050    12.020     27.43    0.64
     638 Knit Shirts, M   74.267   115.424    77.240    99.789     29.19   110.351   128.762   133.634   137.974     25.03    5.54
     639 Knit Blouses,W   41.130    47.589    27.944    40.690     45.61    47.708    55.620    56.911    60.336     26.47    1.68
     640 N-K Shirts, MB   12.740    10.954     9.213     5.658    -38.59    13.902     7.470     7.635     7.399    -46.78    1.62
     641 N-K Blouses, W    1.685     3.197     1.929     2.427     25.83     2.435     4.123     3.693     3.695     51.76    0.28
     647 Trousers,etc M   36.808    40.133    26.075    40.103     53.80    43.553    50.169    52.138    54.161     24.36    2.71
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   13.818    22.358    10.260    10.749      4.76    15.245    23.232    23.066    22.847     49.86    1.24
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su   18.844    19.273    13.976    14.144      1.20    20.000    19.219    19.041    19.441     -2.79    1.00
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    0.035     1.094     1.085     0.002    -99.79     1.087     0.095     0.016     0.012    -98.89    0.00
     651 Nightwear/PJs     0.044     1.929     1.832     0.009    -99.51     1.833     0.125     0.119     0.107    -94.19    0.02
     652 M-MF Underwear    8.342     8.462     4.886     7.576     55.04     7.691    10.653    10.750    11.152     45.00    1.25
     659 Oth. MMF App.    10.779    17.815    12.192    13.371      9.67    17.374    20.388    19.320    18.994      9.32    0.51