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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | GERMANY      |                         |    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           266.471   286.363   193.043   194.137      0.57   283.149   289.184   288.110   287.457      1.52    0.28
       1 Apparel          24.694    26.974    18.907    16.826    -11.01    26.359    26.985    25.924    24.893     -5.56    0.03
       2 Non-Apparel     241.776   259.389   174.137   177.311      1.82   256.789   262.199   262.186   262.564      2.25    1.09
      11 Yarns            44.899    46.562    30.262    29.968     -0.97    45.046    47.449    46.590    46.267      2.71    3.12
      12 Fabrics         160.882   176.427   120.043   122.268      1.85   175.828   176.709   177.847   178.652      1.61    3.11
      14 Made Ups / Mis   35.995    36.400    23.832    25.076      5.22    35.915    38.042    37.748    37.645      4.82    0.22
      30 Cotton Product   30.458    34.158    23.151    21.856     -5.59    34.027    32.648    33.025    32.863     -3.42    0.06
      31 Cotton Apparel    5.058     6.313     4.231     4.010     -5.22     5.769     6.282     6.190     6.092      5.59    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Appare   25.400    27.845    18.920    17.846     -5.68    28.258    26.365    26.835    26.772     -5.26    0.31
      40 Wool Products    21.619    21.749    13.589    15.403     13.34    20.497    24.461    24.132    23.563     14.96    0.48
      41 Wool Apparel      4.923     4.991     3.156     2.323    -26.38     4.836     4.884     4.770     4.158    -14.02    0.11
      42 Wool Non-Appar   16.697    16.759    10.434    13.080     25.36    15.661    19.576    19.362    19.405     23.90    1.90
      60 MMF Products    210.615   225.733   152.807   154.274      0.96   223.791   227.540   226.750   227.200      1.52    0.52
      61 MMF Apparel      13.789    14.557    10.714     9.889     -7.71    14.715    14.896    14.046    13.731     -6.68    0.05
      62 MMF Non-Appare  196.826   211.176   142.092   144.386      1.61   209.076   212.644   212.704   213.469      2.10    1.53
      80 S and V Produc    3.779     4.723     3.496     2.604    -25.52     4.833     4.536     4.203     3.831    -20.74    0.21
      81 S and V Appare    0.925     1.113     0.805     0.604    -25.02     1.039     0.923     0.918     0.912    -12.24    0.07
      82 S and V Non-Ap    2.853     3.610     2.691     2.000    -25.67     3.794     3.613     3.285     2.919    -23.07    0.66

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th   11.117    10.707     6.985     7.345      5.17    10.739    11.091    11.184    11.068      3.06    5.26
     201 Specialty Yarn    3.227     4.192     2.721     2.030    -25.41     3.948     3.875     3.608     3.500    -11.34    1.41
     222 Knit Fabric       5.478     9.666     6.832     5.501    -19.48     8.881     8.444     8.230     8.336     -6.14    1.26
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   86.445    96.910    67.232    64.879     -3.50    96.327    95.250    95.242    94.557     -1.84    9.48
     229 Special Fabric   24.604    24.012    15.139    18.397     21.52    23.816    25.916    26.330    27.271     14.51    2.23

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin    2.261     3.888     2.366     2.465      4.21     3.264     3.853     4.169     3.987     22.16    1.23
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    1.677     1.464     0.985     0.646    -34.42     1.613     1.346     1.253     1.125    -30.28    1.17
     317 Twill Fabric      1.607     2.337     2.014     2.101      4.35     2.570     2.632     2.555     2.424     -5.68    2.42
     360 Pillowcases       0.297     0.287     0.179     0.114    -36.19     0.332     0.241     0.229     0.222    -32.92    0.07
     361 Cotton Sheets     1.383     1.166     0.725     0.442    -39.04     1.613     0.956     0.933     0.883    -45.24    0.06
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    8.066     8.222     5.908     4.079    -30.96     8.262     6.449     6.317     6.392    -22.63    0.19

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        5.971     6.042     3.765     4.540     20.59     5.669     6.896     6.895     6.817     20.27    4.84
     410 Wool Woven Fab    0.627     1.913     1.365     0.733    -46.28     1.651     1.787     1.382     1.281    -22.41    1.20
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    4.269     5.534     3.487     4.456     27.78     5.265     6.189     6.169     6.503     23.51    8.63
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.280     0.357     0.193     0.193     -0.04     0.275     0.306     0.306     0.357     29.78    0.09
     459 Oth.Wool Appar    1.938     1.812     1.383     0.813    -41.19     1.947     1.751     1.588     1.243    -36.18    0.36
     465 Floor Covering    5.620     2.995     1.661     3.165     90.52     2.847     4.429     4.618     4.499     58.02    0.68

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     3.611     3.192     2.267     1.288    -43.17     3.121     2.430     2.188     2.213    -29.07    0.68
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    2.265     2.356     1.507     1.569      4.12     2.382     2.802     2.927     2.418      1.51    2.18
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   18.303    19.590    12.713    13.065      2.77    18.813    19.869    19.410    19.942      6.00   10.12
     620 Oth Synth Fila    8.079     6.243     4.528     5.493     21.32     6.735     6.961     7.125     7.208      7.02    1.37
     622 Glass Fabric      4.754     4.723     3.037     4.102     35.08     4.475     5.539     5.665     5.788     29.35    4.63
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.643     8.427     6.465     6.131     -5.17     8.788     9.068     8.252     8.093     -7.91    0.22
     666 Other Furnishi    2.733     1.957     1.229     1.886     53.54     2.301     2.623     2.614     2.615     13.63    0.08
     669 Other MMF Manu    5.812     5.099     3.385     3.942     16.45     4.729     5.140     5.089     5.656     19.61    0.49

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     899 Other S/V Manu    1.165     2.122     1.696     1.098    -35.28     2.261     2.089     1.807     1.524    -32.62    0.82