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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | ARAB EM      |                         |    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            74.114    81.137    57.346    50.708    -11.58    86.716    75.145    75.365    74.498    -14.09    0.07
       1 Apparel          32.920    27.058    19.498    13.795    -29.25    28.376    22.678    22.025    21.356    -24.74    0.03
       2 Non-Apparel      41.194    54.079    37.849    36.913     -2.47    58.340    52.467    53.340    53.143     -8.91    0.22
      11 Yarns             5.918    10.824     9.025     0.106    -98.83    14.928     3.040     2.455     1.905    -87.24    0.13
      12 Fabrics          32.433    38.924    25.325    35.069     38.48    38.178    46.979    48.124    48.668     27.48    0.85
      14 Made Ups / Mis    2.842     4.330     3.499     1.738    -50.33     5.234     2.448     2.760     2.569    -50.91    0.02
      30 Cotton Product   33.075    28.722    21.644    13.794    -36.27    29.718    22.323    22.406    20.871    -29.77    0.04
      31 Cotton Apparel   23.268    15.317    12.087     6.600    -45.40    16.722    10.248    10.200     9.829    -41.22    0.02
      32 Cot Non-Appare    9.807    13.405     9.557     7.195    -24.72    12.996    12.075    12.205    11.042    -15.04    0.13
      40 Wool Products     0.667     0.313     0.066     0.079     18.87     0.593     0.338     0.335     0.325    -45.16    0.01
      41 Wool Apparel      0.015     0.085     0.021     0.036     70.49     0.028     0.108     0.108     0.100    258.28    0.00
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.653     0.228     0.045     0.043     -5.19     0.565     0.229     0.227     0.226    -60.08    0.02
      60 MMF Products     40.312    51.910    35.452    36.490      2.93    56.179    52.140    52.277    52.948     -5.75    0.12
      61 MMF Apparel       9.581    11.563     7.304     6.991     -4.28    11.501    12.163    11.555    11.250     -2.18    0.04
      62 MMF Non-Appare   30.731    40.347    28.148    29.499      4.80    44.678    39.978    40.722    41.698     -6.67    0.30
      80 S and V Produc    0.059     0.193     0.184     0.344     87.38     0.226     0.344     0.348     0.353     56.55    0.02
      81 S and V Appare    0.056     0.094     0.085     0.168     96.80     0.125     0.159     0.162     0.176     41.45    0.01
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.003     0.099     0.098     0.176     79.19     0.101     0.185     0.185     0.177     75.22    0.04

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarn    5.918    10.824     9.025     0.104    -98.85    14.928     3.038     2.453     1.903    -87.25    0.77
     219 Duck Fabric       2.450     3.837     3.068     1.550    -49.47     3.750     3.423     3.089     2.319    -38.15    4.62
     220 Spec. Weave, F    2.141     1.331     0.840     1.513     80.04     1.221     1.896     1.981     2.003     64.00    1.10
     229 Special Fabric    1.211     0.375     0.112     3.106   2678.22     0.228     2.528     2.898     3.369   1378.43    0.28

Cotton:
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    0.187     0.819     0.235     0.635    170.51     0.235     1.103     1.134     1.220    419.43    1.27
     315 Printcloth Fab    0.018     0.847     0.236     0.192    -18.77     0.236     0.934     1.038     0.802    240.33    1.46
     326 Sateen Fabric     3.093     2.060     1.322     2.310     74.73     2.719     2.402     2.577     3.048     12.09    7.46
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    1.241     1.091     0.955     0.393    -58.86     1.604     0.442     0.433     0.529    -67.02    0.05
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M    2.094     3.681     2.209     2.258      2.20     2.779     3.889     3.914     3.730     34.21    0.13
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.691     0.718     0.486     0.204    -58.14     0.634     0.504     0.427     0.436    -31.30    0.08
     348 W/G Slacks, et    5.832     4.101     3.454     0.914    -73.53     4.529     1.997     1.886     1.561    -65.53    0.02
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    0.154     0.317     0.301     0.407     35.52     0.344     0.255     0.429     0.424     23.08    0.04
     360 Pillowcases       0.417     0.638     0.550     0.231    -57.97     0.816     0.256     0.321     0.320    -60.85    0.10
     361 Cotton Sheets     1.073     2.062     1.627     0.745    -54.25     2.336     1.186     1.385     1.179    -49.53    0.08

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Fila   21.770    27.143    17.946    25.020     39.42    27.292    32.589    33.223    34.217     25.37    6.50
     625 Pop,Broad Stp/    0.450     0.837     0.389     0.024    -93.70     0.731     0.473     0.473     0.473    -35.30    5.90
     626 Printclth Stp/    0.954     0.349     0.349     0.249    -28.79     0.886     0.249     0.249     0.249    -71.91    8.65
     634 Other Coats, M    2.961     2.914     2.014     1.611    -20.04     3.207     2.865     2.703     2.511    -21.71    0.15
     636 Dresses           2.861     4.573     3.141     3.061     -2.54     4.066     4.933     4.533     4.493     10.49    0.15
     659 Oth. MMF App.     0.202     0.348     0.125     0.222     77.85     0.188     0.439     0.460     0.445    137.41    0.01