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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | ITALY        |                         |    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          1423.897  1640.879  1095.667  1135.831      3.67  1571.982  1688.866  1695.772  1681.042      6.94    1.66
       1 Apparel         915.208  1101.142   727.890   754.766      3.69  1034.323  1135.577  1141.233  1128.018      9.06    1.47
       2 Non-Apparel     508.688   539.737   367.777   381.065      3.61   537.660   553.289   554.540   553.024      2.86    2.29
      11 Yarns            59.362    62.319    45.893    40.149    -12.52    63.572    60.594    59.242    56.575    -11.01    3.82
      12 Fabrics         272.057   295.772   202.809   208.294      2.70   293.489   303.466   303.882   301.257      2.65    5.24
      14 Made Ups / Mis  177.268   181.646   119.075   132.622     11.38   180.598   189.229   191.416   195.193      8.08    1.16
      30 Cotton Product  410.369   452.110   307.003   299.124     -2.57   444.615   450.757   450.029   444.232     -0.09    0.87
      31 Cotton Apparel  255.574   286.621   194.032   187.654     -3.29   276.097   285.068   284.317   280.243      1.50    0.66
      32 Cot Non-Appare  154.795   165.489   112.971   111.470     -1.33   168.518   165.689   165.712   163.988     -2.69    1.89
      40 Wool Products   498.218   604.420   401.726   422.892      5.27   565.179   627.319   633.409   625.586     10.69   12.85
      41 Wool Apparel    418.127   526.575   345.847   359.969      4.08   487.740   543.582   549.111   540.697     10.86   14.06
      42 Wool Non-Appar   80.091    77.845    55.878    62.923     12.61    77.440    83.738    84.298    84.889      9.62    8.30
      60 MMF Products    444.785   500.184   329.998   350.128      6.10   481.389   521.391   521.871   520.314      8.09    1.20
      61 MMF Apparel     196.447   234.119   151.363   169.898     12.25   219.179   251.586   252.820   252.654     15.27    0.86
      62 MMF Non-Appare  248.337   266.065   178.635   180.230      0.89   262.210   269.804   269.051   267.660      2.08    1.92
      80 S and V Produc   70.525    84.165    56.941    63.686     11.85    80.799    89.399    90.463    90.911     12.51    5.05
      81 S and V Appare   45.060    53.827    36.648    37.245      1.63    51.307    55.341    54.984    54.424      6.07    4.02
      82 S and V Non-Ap   25.465    30.338    20.293    26.441     30.30    29.492    34.059    35.479    36.487     23.72    8.20

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    4.130     5.732     3.941     4.588     16.41     5.102     6.410     6.463     6.379     25.03    3.03
     201 Specialty Yarn    7.708     7.387     5.634     6.945     23.26     8.186     8.916     8.674     8.697      6.24    3.50
     218 Fab, Color Yar   33.548    33.181    23.275    21.080     -9.43    39.085    30.312    31.069    30.985    -20.72   26.01
     220 Spec. Weave, F   27.538    29.368    19.924    22.089     10.87    28.973    30.883    31.843    31.534      8.84   17.39
     222 Knit Fabric      29.961    31.248    22.542    21.912     -2.79    30.837    31.633    31.439    30.618     -0.71    4.63
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   33.364    43.052    26.441    27.068      2.37    38.147    44.850    43.890    43.679     14.50    4.38
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa   12.485    15.215    10.662     9.656     -9.43    14.872    14.734    14.524    14.209     -4.46    4.57
     225 Blue Denim Fab   20.417    14.913    10.644     8.337    -21.67    12.959    15.429    14.545    12.606     -2.73   15.50
     229 Special Fabric   13.250    14.566    10.432     9.275    -11.09    14.798    13.276    13.390    13.409     -9.38    1.10

Cotton:
     317 Twill Fabric      5.201     5.314     3.425     4.141     20.90     6.061     6.092     6.139     6.030     -0.52    6.01
     326 Sateen Fabric     2.918     1.967     1.135     1.695     49.34     2.416     2.369     2.504     2.527      4.61    6.19
     332 Cotton Hosiery    3.538     4.104     2.943     3.240     10.09     4.008     4.364     4.567     4.400      9.79    0.55
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,   10.289    11.278     7.812     9.863     26.26    10.651    13.045    12.926    13.329     25.14   11.46
     335 W/G Cot. Coats   17.189    21.100    13.394    13.082     -2.33    20.237    20.282    20.228    20.789      2.73    1.77
     336 Cotton Dresses   18.012    23.975    14.526    21.488     47.93    21.264    29.362    30.238    30.937     45.49    2.75
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   49.364    57.274    38.788    36.760     -5.23    54.898    56.665    56.321    55.246      0.63    1.90
     342 Cotton Skirts     4.642     6.230     3.845     4.196      9.13     5.423     6.457     6.595     6.581     21.36    1.27
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   43.415    50.228    35.646    25.152    -29.44    49.664    44.016    42.614    39.734    -19.99    0.68
     348 W/G Slacks, et   40.911    30.844    22.591    18.041    -20.14    32.878    27.640    26.892    26.293    -20.03    0.40
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    8.390     8.580     5.678     6.619     16.59     8.514     9.444     9.491     9.522     11.83    0.86
     360 Pillowcases       4.160     3.850     2.681     2.707      0.97     4.303     3.784     3.871     3.876     -9.94    1.16
     361 Cotton Sheets    14.628    14.068     9.590     9.650      0.62    15.433    14.026    14.161    14.128     -8.46    1.00
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt   14.209    13.713     9.069     9.025     -0.48    13.962    13.626    13.605    13.670     -2.09    1.64
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu   29.347    43.600    28.925    29.826      3.12    39.665    44.565    44.261    44.502     12.20    1.34

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns       24.344    26.670    20.693    18.362    -11.26    27.875    25.295    25.448    24.339    -12.68   17.27
     410 Wool Woven Fab   34.168    36.898    25.831    33.804     30.87    36.250    43.463    43.600    44.871     23.78   42.08
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    4.118     4.958     3.504     4.219     20.40     4.658     5.486     5.568     5.673     21.78    7.53
     431 Wool Glov/Mitn    0.826     0.956     0.674     0.528    -21.57     0.979     0.911     0.866     0.811    -17.14    3.29
     432 Wool Hosiery      3.621     3.932     2.391     2.409      0.78     3.857     4.042     3.789     3.950      2.43   15.28
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB   50.008    70.700    46.485    55.466     19.32    64.534    77.926    79.960    79.681     23.47   18.92
     434 Oth. Coats, M/   13.416    20.049    12.138    13.592     11.98    17.697    20.702    20.835    21.503     21.51    9.75
     435 W/G Coats, Woo   51.267    63.022    44.333    39.331    -11.28    60.413    62.748    61.467    58.020     -3.96   11.61
     436 Wool Dresses     26.301    35.089    24.198    25.862      6.88    31.617    35.807    36.716    36.753     16.24   27.42
     438 K Shirts,Blous   33.732    40.274    28.720    24.812    -13.61    41.542    39.038    39.021    36.366    -12.46    9.29
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    1.523     1.887     1.356     1.281     -5.55     1.765     1.917     1.823     1.811      2.62   13.73
     442 Wool Skirts       5.840     7.240     5.694     4.657    -18.22     7.081     6.983     6.735     6.203    -12.40   11.52
     443 Wool Suits,M/B   90.271   102.881    68.525    76.656     11.87    98.976   107.792   110.237   111.013     12.16   21.24
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    1.943     2.231     1.484     0.945    -36.34     2.076     1.955     1.897     1.692    -18.51   10.34
     445 Wool Sweater,M   22.690    26.238    15.229    17.501     14.92    24.453    27.650    28.828    28.510     16.59   14.60
     446 Wool Sweater,W   35.169    52.054    30.801    26.526    -13.88    42.476    52.358    50.742    47.779     12.48    8.27
     447 Wool Trousers,   30.005    33.150    20.825    26.389     26.72    30.156    36.810    38.400    38.715     28.38   12.73
     448 Wool Slacks,W/   11.708    15.245    11.489     8.160    -28.97    14.415    13.740    12.989    11.916    -17.34   12.71
     459 Oth.Wool Appar   39.338    50.832    30.891    35.480     14.85    44.954    52.572    54.211    55.421     23.28   15.96
     464 Wool Blankets    13.123     4.599     2.728     3.241     18.78     4.131     4.910     4.981     5.111     23.71   20.51
     465 Floor Covering    3.447     3.978     2.744     2.569     -6.38     3.763     3.651     3.711     3.802      1.05    0.57

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    16.651    16.852    11.958     5.395    -54.89    16.795    12.999    12.044    10.289    -38.74    3.15
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    2.350     2.212     1.306     2.622    100.75     2.067     3.418     3.367     3.528     70.69    1.79
     618 Wov Artif Fila    3.704     5.956     3.683     4.643     26.07     5.083     6.418     6.888     6.916     36.07   20.46
     620 Oth Synth Fila    6.613     8.556     6.098     5.168    -15.24     8.754     7.519     7.546     7.627    -12.87    1.45
     622 Glass Fabric      4.256     2.943     2.011     2.198      9.28     3.699     2.986     3.066     3.130    -15.38    2.50
     629 Oth Stap/Fil F   11.315    11.921     8.287     8.381      1.13    11.766    11.783    12.036    12.015      2.12   11.87
     632 Hosiery           9.046     8.253     5.388     5.789      7.45     9.072     8.014     8.164     8.654     -4.60    0.89
     635 Coats, W/G       24.217    28.840    18.826    16.201    -13.94    28.573    27.854    27.494    26.215     -8.25    1.39
     636 Dresses          48.618    61.494    38.202    51.109     33.79    54.694    72.013    73.724    74.401     36.03    2.50
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.827     0.961     0.557     0.683     22.55     0.777     0.997     1.069     1.086     39.74    1.48
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.502     3.480     2.299     1.868    -18.76     3.542     3.278     3.066     3.049    -13.93    0.34
     659 Oth. MMF App.    47.197    57.888    36.929    41.986     13.69    53.212    61.892    62.161    62.945     18.29    1.68
     665 Floor Covering    5.910     7.740     5.429     5.146     -5.22     7.216     7.363     7.587     7.456      3.34    0.73
     666 Other Furnishi    3.181     3.699     2.601     2.203    -15.30     3.846     3.454     3.510     3.301    -14.17    0.11
     669 Other MMF Manu    4.385     5.780     3.896     3.977      2.06     5.154     5.888     5.796     5.860     13.71    0.51
     670 Flat Goods, et   74.658    68.963    44.034    49.137     11.59    71.922    71.672    72.016    74.065      2.98    2.29

Other CWM:
     758 SILK Neckwear    36.244    39.420    23.752    28.789     21.21    36.639    43.325    43.840    44.457     21.34   33.79

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.335     0.428     0.254     0.416     63.53     0.426     0.560     0.546     0.589     38.25   12.01
     810 S/V Woven Fabr   17.222    20.362    14.016    13.503     -3.66    20.088    20.344    20.153    19.849     -1.19   15.15
     833 S/V S-T CoatsM    5.781     8.753     5.964     6.383      7.03     7.720     9.348     9.234     9.173     18.81   31.07
     835 S/V Coats W/G     4.780     4.784     3.666     3.452     -5.83     5.163     4.532     4.518     4.570    -11.50    6.71
     836 S/V Dresses       4.258     4.722     3.505     3.278     -6.48     4.622     4.531     4.623     4.495     -2.75    7.20
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    4.149     5.284     3.881     3.478    -10.39     5.102     5.137     5.032     4.880     -4.35    2.94
     847 S/V Trousers M    2.840     3.881     2.932     2.686     -8.38     3.662     3.733     3.746     3.636     -0.72    0.71
     858 S/V Neckwear      6.202     7.417     4.337     2.663    -38.60     6.836     6.277     5.835     5.743    -16.00   43.30
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    9.600    10.966     6.866     8.246     20.10    10.733    12.500    12.507    12.346     15.02    7.13
     899 Other S/V Manu    3.835     4.929     2.950     7.167    142.92     4.438     8.976     9.566     9.145    106.08    4.94