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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | SRI LKA      |                         |    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          1228.633  1403.620   939.075   998.681      6.35  1347.589  1469.573  1467.100  1463.226      8.58    1.45
       1 Apparel        1223.656  1399.572   936.318   995.226      6.29  1343.296  1464.872  1462.400  1458.480      8.57    1.89
       2 Non-Apparel       4.977     4.048     2.757     3.455     25.31     4.293     4.701     4.700     4.746     10.56    0.02
      11 Yarns             0.015     0.169     0.012     0.417   3385.90     0.018     0.497     0.578     0.574   3120.40    0.04
      12 Fabrics           0.295     0.449     0.324     0.642     98.01     0.471     0.863     0.828     0.766     62.73    0.01
      14 Made Ups / Mis    4.666     3.431     2.421     2.396     -1.03     3.804     3.341     3.294     3.406    -10.46    0.02
      30 Cotton Product  794.451   867.150   584.535   575.622     -1.52   848.867   871.113   865.071   858.237      1.10    1.68
      31 Cotton Apparel  794.141   866.927   584.392   575.006     -1.61   848.556   870.487   864.347   857.542      1.06    2.02
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.310     0.223     0.143     0.615    331.41     0.311     0.626     0.724     0.695    123.64    0.01
      40 Wool Products    11.271    17.432     6.475     7.066      9.13    12.406    17.702    18.572    18.023     45.28    0.37
      41 Wool Apparel     11.271    17.432     6.475     7.066      9.13    12.406    17.702    18.572    18.023     45.28    0.47
      60 MMF Products    407.193   500.626   332.236   395.999     19.19   469.499   557.948   560.687   564.389     20.21    1.30
      61 MMF Apparel     402.571   496.880   329.688   393.311     19.30   465.617   553.994   556.838   560.504     20.38    1.91
      62 MMF Non-Appare    4.622     3.745     2.548     2.689      5.50     3.882     3.954     3.848     3.885      0.09    0.03
      80 S and V Produc   15.718    18.412    15.829    19.994     26.31    16.817    22.809    22.770    22.577     34.25    1.26
      81 S and V Appare   15.673    18.332    15.763    19.842     25.88    16.717    22.688    22.643    22.411     34.06    1.66
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.045     0.081     0.066     0.151    128.17     0.100     0.121     0.128     0.166     65.36    0.04

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   26.801    28.557    17.245    14.947    -13.33    26.689    27.512    27.864    26.258     -1.62    1.09

Cotton:
     331 Cot.Glove/Mitt    2.049     2.638     1.836     1.876      2.20     2.737     2.343     2.467     2.678     -2.15    2.37
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,    0.259     0.985     0.649     0.478    -26.41     0.741     1.047     0.934     0.814      9.77    0.70
     334 Oth. Coats, MB    4.552     3.913     2.282     2.661     16.60     3.869     4.037     4.099     4.292     10.93    0.41
     335 W/G Cot. Coats   17.534    30.492    15.996    17.087      6.82    23.207    31.239    31.328    31.582     36.09    2.69
     336 Cotton Dresses   24.087    34.339    27.030    20.548    -23.98    31.955    29.461    28.660    27.857    -12.82    2.47
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   56.742    53.648    38.042    46.558     22.39    56.288    62.626    62.124    62.164     10.44    1.01
     339 W/G Knit Blous   86.043    79.530    52.130    41.986    -19.46    79.683    74.041    71.284    69.386    -12.92    1.00
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   80.172    92.069    57.167    62.461      9.26    88.099    98.221    96.649    97.362     10.51    3.34
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou   24.429    31.632    21.907    17.796    -18.76    29.592    27.644    27.965    27.522     -6.99    2.38
     342 Cotton Skirts    15.345    11.428     9.081    11.689     28.71    11.693    13.933    14.128    14.036     20.04    2.70
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  132.478   131.825    96.366    98.063      1.76   137.898   134.407   135.825   133.521     -3.17    2.29
     348 W/G Slacks, et  198.632   226.813   154.679   162.344      4.95   220.238   233.235   230.412   234.478      6.47    3.60
     349 Bras, & other     9.934     3.450     2.627     2.665      1.45     4.975     2.969     3.410     3.488    -29.88    2.04
     350 Dress. Gown et    4.436     3.916     1.990     4.135    107.75     3.542     4.964     5.614     6.060     71.09    1.76
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ    6.404     6.300     3.014     1.437    -52.33     6.849     5.014     5.054     4.722    -31.05    0.63
     352 Cotton Underwe  100.170   121.776    78.089    65.211    -16.49   115.868   114.816   114.140   108.898     -6.02    4.25
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    5.366     7.159     5.153     3.994    -22.50     7.059     6.412     6.138     6.000    -15.01    0.54

Wool:
     435 W/G Coats, Woo    5.638     5.045     1.326     1.801     35.76     5.044     5.297     5.825     5.519      9.43    1.10
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.278     0.746     0.319     0.115    -63.99     0.396     0.686     0.673     0.542     36.82    0.14
     442 Wool Skirts       2.391     3.398     1.566     3.088     97.19     2.343     3.851     4.744     4.920    109.99    9.14
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    0.128     0.397     0.397     0.108    -72.81     0.422     0.108     0.108     0.108    -74.45    0.66
     447 Wool Trousers,    1.112     2.848     1.451     0.610    -57.93     2.082     2.941     2.321     2.008     -3.56    0.66
     448 Wool Slacks,W/    0.719     3.725     0.697     0.722      3.63     0.893     3.573     3.733     3.750    320.20    4.00

Man-Made Fiber:
     631 Gloves/Mittens   21.640    25.217    15.811    18.459     16.75    25.001    27.829    27.683    27.865     11.45    5.95
     634 Other Coats, M    7.068     5.314     3.445     4.372     26.93     5.645     5.239     5.796     6.241     10.57    0.37
     635 Coats, W/G       11.615    12.722     8.145     4.938    -39.38    11.681    10.494     9.658     9.515    -18.54    0.51
     636 Dresses          52.507    62.533    43.567    59.372     36.28    60.915    77.325    78.182    78.338     28.60    2.63
     638 Knit Shirts, M   17.059    39.516    27.076    34.690     28.12    33.386    44.042    44.423    47.129     41.17    1.89
     639 Knit Blouses,W   19.488    33.766    19.691    26.195     33.03    28.031    39.378    40.244    40.271     43.66    1.12
     641 N-K Blouses, W    2.300     2.872     1.976     3.753     89.91     2.734     4.401     4.804     4.648     70.00    0.36
     642 Skirts            4.034     5.280     3.337     4.724     41.55     4.289     6.196     6.323     6.667     55.46    1.10
     644 MMF W/G Suits     1.359     0.486     0.359     0.330     -8.00     1.083     0.476     0.457     0.457    -57.76    0.54
     647 Trousers,etc M    6.487     9.336     5.950    10.157     70.72     9.209    12.870    12.941    13.544     47.07    0.68
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   20.997    33.129    20.891    18.778    -10.11    28.373    35.778    34.455    31.016      9.32    1.69
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su  116.375   123.350    80.041   104.647     30.74   117.703   145.887   147.427   147.956     25.70    7.62
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    2.035     2.279     1.295     1.928     48.80     2.200     2.713     2.798     2.911     32.34    0.96
     651 Nightwear/PJs     9.868     8.736     4.268     4.028     -5.64     9.588     8.638     8.584     8.495    -11.39    1.25
     652 M-MF Underwear   54.737    54.549    36.525    42.337     15.91    54.110    57.890    58.440    60.361     11.55    6.76
     659 Oth. MMF App.    49.292    69.376    52.979    51.541     -2.71    64.786    67.199    66.955    67.938      4.87    1.82
     666 Other Furnishi    0.598     0.648     0.412     0.446      8.20     0.602     0.699     0.652     0.682     13.27    0.02
     669 Other MMF Manu    3.481     2.146     1.534     1.357    -11.55     2.505     1.905     1.890     1.969    -21.39    0.17

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     835 S/V Coats W/G     0.483     0.861     0.850     0.521    -38.70     0.879     0.533     0.533     0.532    -39.48    0.78
     836 S/V Dresses       0.019     0.573     0.573     1.425    148.73     0.573     1.426     1.426     1.426    148.80    2.28
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    5.947     5.588     5.259     6.450     22.64     5.364     6.731     6.759     6.779     26.38    4.08
     842 S/V Skirts        0.645     1.134     1.125     0.423    -62.40     1.175     0.591     0.450     0.432    -63.28    1.39
     847 S/V Trousers M    7.694     8.930     7.409     9.301     25.53     7.970    11.041    11.010    10.821     35.77    2.12
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    0.543     0.636     0.304     0.819    169.98     0.411     1.085     1.157     1.152    180.33    0.67