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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | AUSTRAL      |                         |    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            33.539    39.292    27.040    19.690    -27.18    37.862    35.608    33.390    31.942    -15.63    0.03
       1 Apparel           4.314     5.939     3.522     3.411     -3.14     5.607     5.599     5.622     5.829      3.95    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel      29.226    33.353    23.518    16.279    -30.78    32.254    30.008    27.768    26.114    -19.04    0.11
      11 Yarns             6.564     7.777     5.623     2.904    -48.36     7.175     6.335     5.761     5.057    -29.51    0.34
      12 Fabrics          11.923    14.562    10.860     8.465    -22.06    14.659    13.160    12.471    12.166    -17.01    0.21
      14 Made Ups / Mis   10.739    11.014     7.034     4.910    -30.19    10.420    10.513     9.536     8.890    -14.68    0.05
      30 Cotton Product    2.584     2.809     1.596     1.194    -25.21     2.637     2.313     2.272     2.407     -8.75    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    1.590     1.712     0.830     0.751     -9.63     1.708     1.539     1.575     1.632     -4.45    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.994     1.097     0.766     0.443    -42.11     0.930     0.773     0.696     0.775    -16.63    0.01
      40 Wool Products     9.061    11.463     7.674     4.406    -42.58    10.681    10.495     9.309     8.195    -23.27    0.17
      41 Wool Apparel      0.210     0.353     0.177     0.228     29.17     0.268     0.403     0.406     0.404     50.84    0.01
      42 Wool Non-Appar    8.851    11.110     7.497     4.178    -44.27    10.413    10.092     8.904     7.791    -25.18    0.76
      60 MMF Products     21.504    24.506    17.349    13.717    -20.93    24.001    22.316    21.329    20.874    -13.03    0.05
      61 MMF Apparel       2.177     3.481     2.169     2.134     -1.59     3.199     3.322     3.299     3.447      7.75    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Appare   19.327    21.024    15.180    11.583    -23.70    20.802    18.994    18.031    17.427    -16.22    0.12
      80 S and V Produc    0.391     0.514     0.421     0.374    -11.33     0.543     0.484     0.480     0.467    -13.99    0.03
      81 S and V Appare    0.337     0.394     0.346     0.298    -13.79     0.433     0.335     0.343     0.346    -20.09    0.03
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.054     0.121     0.075     0.075     -0.08     0.110     0.149     0.137     0.121     10.14    0.03

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarn    1.087     0.508     0.505     0.320    -36.73     0.581     0.296     0.323     0.323    -44.47    0.13
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    8.456    10.677     8.249     5.288    -35.89    10.837     9.244     8.106     7.716    -28.80    0.77
     229 Special Fabric    1.381     1.297     0.833     1.785    114.37     1.421     1.718     2.221     2.249     58.26    0.18

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.914     2.787     2.082     0.562    -73.03     2.475     2.136     1.871     1.267    -48.83    0.90
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.025     0.051     0.025     0.019    -23.56     0.036     0.055     0.057     0.045     24.90    0.01
     465 Floor Covering    7.283     7.949     5.097     3.392    -33.44     7.484     7.539     6.724     6.245    -16.55    0.94

Man-Made Fiber:
     603 Yarn>85% artif    4.170     4.419     2.977     2.008    -32.56     3.954     3.875     3.538     3.450    -12.74    5.21