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  ______________                          |                                     |                              February 7, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | IRELAND      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through 12/2011 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE 12/2011
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2009      2010    12/2010   12/2011  % Change   12/2010   10/2011   11/2011   12/2011  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total             5.065     5.587     5.587     8.936     59.95     5.587     8.974     8.896     8.936    59.95    0.02
       1 Apparel           0.652     0.533     0.533     0.466    -12.58     0.533     0.433     0.474     0.466   -12.58    0.00
       2 Non-Apparel       4.412     5.054     5.054     8.471     67.59     5.054     8.542     8.422     8.471    67.59    0.03
      11 Yarns             0.273     0.016     0.016     0.031     96.39     0.016     0.032     0.031     0.031    96.39    0.00
      12 Fabrics           3.444     4.601     4.601     7.628     65.79     4.601     7.814     7.644     7.628    65.79    0.08
      14 Made Ups / Misc   0.695     0.437     0.437     0.812     85.58     0.437     0.696     0.747     0.812    85.58    0.00
      30 Cotton Products   0.066     0.083     0.083     0.164     96.23     0.083     0.139     0.169     0.164    96.23    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.052     0.071     0.071     0.110     55.14     0.071     0.083     0.114     0.110    55.14    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.014     0.012     0.012     0.053    336.50     0.012     0.056     0.056     0.053   336.50    0.00
      40 Wool Products     0.875     0.817     0.817     1.011     23.71     0.817     0.942     0.958     1.011    23.71    0.30
      41 Wool Apparel      0.430     0.411     0.411     0.310    -24.70     0.411     0.315     0.315     0.310   -24.70    0.12
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.445     0.406     0.406     0.701     72.76     0.406     0.628     0.643     0.701    72.76    0.93
      60 MMF Products      3.652     4.331     4.331     7.510     73.39     4.331     7.596     7.463     7.510    73.39    0.02
      61 MMF Apparel       0.103     0.034     0.034     0.028    -18.81     0.034     0.017     0.027     0.028   -18.81    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Apparel   3.549     4.297     4.297     7.483     74.12     4.297     7.579     7.437     7.483    74.12    0.03
      80 S and V Product   0.472     0.355     0.355     0.252    -29.07     0.355     0.297     0.305     0.252   -29.07    0.04
      81 S and V Apparel   0.068     0.017     0.017     0.018      9.77     0.017     0.017     0.019     0.018     9.77    0.01
      82 S and V Non-App   0.404     0.339     0.339     0.234    -30.97     0.339     0.280     0.287     0.234   -30.97    0.08

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   2.722     3.908     3.908     7.098     81.61     3.908     7.219     7.061     7.098    81.61    0.25

Wool:
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.154     0.153     0.153     0.231     51.14     0.153     0.220     0.218     0.231    51.14    2.93
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   0.015     0.155     0.155     0.022    -85.89     0.155     0.020     0.022     0.022   -85.89    0.03
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.046     0.045     0.045     0.058     28.64     0.045     0.059     0.058     0.058    28.64    0.21
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.016     0.022     0.022     0.028     27.89     0.022     0.027     0.029     0.028    27.89    0.46
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.084     0.079     0.079     0.100     27.28     0.079     0.100     0.103     0.100    27.28    0.37
     459 Oth.Wool Appare   0.259     0.102     0.102     0.095     -7.29     0.102     0.103     0.097     0.095    -7.29    0.41
     465 Floor Coverings   0.256     0.201     0.201     0.410    104.26     0.201     0.335     0.355     0.410   104.26    1.97