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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | FRANCE       |                         |    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           283.215   305.784   200.147   218.853      9.35   298.724   319.747   322.881   324.491      8.63    0.32
       1 Apparel         124.164   145.266    97.515   103.083      5.71   140.824   149.288   151.232   150.834      7.11    0.20
       2 Non-Apparel     159.052   160.518   102.632   115.771     12.80   157.899   170.459   171.649   173.657      9.98    0.72
      11 Yarns            22.347    24.602    15.593    18.719     20.05    23.353    27.955    28.105    27.728     18.74    1.87
      12 Fabrics          88.948    89.883    57.595    64.210     11.49    89.076    94.585    95.288    96.498      8.33    1.68
      14 Made Ups / Mis   47.757    46.033    29.445    32.842     11.54    45.471    47.919    48.256    49.430      8.71    0.29
      30 Cotton Product   80.071    77.342    51.623    61.882     19.87    78.615    86.385    87.031    87.601     11.43    0.17
      31 Cotton Apparel   35.416    34.828    23.453    30.873     31.64    34.206    41.128    42.084    42.247     23.51    0.10
      32 Cot Non-Appare   44.655    42.515    28.170    31.009     10.08    44.410    45.257    44.947    45.354      2.13    0.52
      40 Wool Products    41.801    49.967    30.736    30.638     -0.32    46.135    49.805    50.858    49.868      8.09    1.02
      41 Wool Apparel     38.527    45.938    28.090    28.375      1.01    42.100    45.799    46.810    46.223      9.79    1.20
      42 Wool Non-Appar    3.274     4.028     2.646     2.263    -14.48     4.035     4.006     4.049     3.645     -9.66    0.36
      60 MMF Products    147.200   163.661   107.363   114.372      6.53   159.216   167.576   168.607   170.670      7.19    0.39
      61 MMF Apparel      43.147    56.774    40.235    36.943     -8.18    56.678    53.694    53.556    53.482     -5.64    0.18
      62 MMF Non-Appare  104.053   106.887    67.128    77.429     15.35   102.538   113.882   115.051   117.188     14.29    0.84
      80 S and V Produc   14.144    14.814    10.424    11.961     14.75    14.758    15.981    16.384    16.351     10.80    0.91
      81 S and V Appare    7.073     7.726     5.736     6.892     20.14     7.841     8.667     8.782     8.881     13.26    0.66
      82 S and V Non-Ap    7.070     7.088     4.687     5.070      8.15     6.917     7.314     7.602     7.470      8.01    1.68

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    7.124     7.074     4.470     5.982     33.83     7.138     8.200     8.316     8.586     20.29    4.08
     201 Specialty Yarn   11.774    14.011     8.643     9.612     11.22    12.723    15.380    15.427    14.980     17.74    6.04
     220 Spec. Weave, F    7.499     8.413     5.909     5.029    -14.89     8.228     7.770     7.526     7.533     -8.45    4.15
     222 Knit Fabric       5.942     6.263     3.306     4.580     38.52     5.370     7.335     7.526     7.537     40.36    1.14
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   41.821    42.423    25.795    32.381     25.53    41.119    47.120    47.615    49.008     19.18    4.91
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa    6.895     4.135     3.271     2.514    -23.15     5.849     3.587     3.525     3.378    -42.24    1.09
     229 Special Fabric   10.263    10.876     6.937     7.675     10.62    10.287    11.603    11.843    11.613     12.89    0.95

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    7.298     5.671     3.386     7.562    123.34     5.781     9.472     9.683     9.847     70.33    0.84
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu   24.650    21.187    14.156    16.721     18.12    23.510    23.555    23.454    23.752      1.03    0.72

Wool:
     410 Wool Woven Fab    0.399     0.479     0.365     0.283    -22.53     0.531     0.407     0.391     0.397    -25.28    0.37
     435 W/G Coats, Woo   13.469    19.691    11.578     8.849    -23.57    16.623    17.453    17.782    16.962      2.04    3.39
     436 Wool Dresses      6.102     5.758     4.284     4.840     12.98     6.526     5.823     6.438     6.314     -3.25    4.71
     438 K Shirts,Blous    2.454     1.950     1.475     1.525      3.40     2.257     1.583     1.764     2.000    -11.37    0.51
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    0.426     0.481     0.264     0.283      7.18     0.383     0.531     0.506     0.500     30.71    3.79
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.404     1.674     0.650     0.556    -14.38     0.811     1.897     1.925     1.581     95.06    0.81
     446 Wool Sweater,W    1.429     1.997     1.395     1.037    -25.66     1.919     1.917     1.722     1.639    -14.55    0.28
     465 Floor Covering    1.883     2.605     1.642     1.445    -11.95     2.450     2.711     2.757     2.409     -1.65    0.36

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     2.094     1.989     1.368     2.011     46.97     1.930     2.847     2.865     2.632     36.36    0.81
     635 Coats, W/G        7.372    11.022     8.422     6.839    -18.80    11.685     9.228     9.641     9.439    -19.22    0.50
     636 Dresses          11.921    17.733    11.754    11.999      2.09    16.885    17.501    17.757    17.978      6.47    0.60
     669 Other MMF Manu    2.292     3.788     2.491     2.852     14.49     3.214     3.865     3.912     4.149     29.08    0.36

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.263     0.124     0.122     0.034    -71.90     0.210     0.020     0.020     0.036    -82.68    0.74
     810 S/V Woven Fabr    2.979     3.677     2.594     2.634      1.56     3.677     3.712     3.709     3.718      1.11    2.84
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    2.402     3.078     2.029     2.836     39.75     2.819     3.660     3.859     3.884     37.80    2.24