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  ______________                          |                                     |                              February 7, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | IRELAND      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through 12/2011 in Million $  |
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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            23.925    23.468    23.468    32.598     38.90    23.468    30.119    30.942    32.598     38.90    0.03
       1 Apparel           6.545     7.025     7.025     8.146     15.96     7.025     8.020     8.264     8.146     15.96    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel      17.380    16.443    16.443    24.452     48.71    16.443    22.099    22.678    24.452     48.71    0.10
      11 Yarns             0.387     0.153     0.153     0.164      7.10     0.153     0.177     0.174     0.164      7.10    0.01
      12 Fabrics           7.481     9.472     9.472    10.882     14.88     9.472    10.980    10.721    10.882     14.88    0.20
      14 Made Ups / Mis    9.512     6.818     6.818    13.406     96.64     6.818    10.942    11.784    13.406     96.64    0.08
      30 Cotton Product    0.336     0.509     0.509     1.158    127.62     0.509     0.850     1.146     1.158    127.62    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.296     0.438     0.438     0.869     98.51     0.438     0.634     0.882     0.869     98.51    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.040     0.071     0.071     0.289    307.46     0.071     0.216     0.264     0.289    307.46    0.00
      40 Wool Products    16.721    15.478    15.478    23.800     53.76    15.478    21.628    22.177    23.800     53.76    0.49
      41 Wool Apparel      5.815     6.281     6.281     6.982     11.17     6.281     7.126     7.111     6.982     11.17    0.18
      42 Wool Non-Appar   10.905     9.198     9.198    16.818     82.85     9.198    14.502    15.065    16.818     82.85    1.75
      60 MMF Products      5.363     6.115     6.115     6.508      6.43     6.115     6.403     6.315     6.508      6.43    0.02
      61 MMF Apparel       0.204     0.172     0.172     0.127    -26.44     0.172     0.123     0.120     0.127    -26.44    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Appare    5.159     5.943     5.943     6.381      7.38     5.943     6.280     6.194     6.381      7.38    0.05
      80 S and V Produc    1.504     1.367     1.367     1.133    -17.12     1.367     1.238     1.305     1.133    -17.12    0.06
      81 S and V Appare    0.229     0.134     0.134     0.168     25.31     0.134     0.136     0.150     0.168     25.31    0.01
      82 S and V Non-Ap    1.275     1.232     1.232     0.964    -21.74     1.232     1.102     1.155     0.964    -21.74    0.24

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    3.885     5.152     5.152     4.315    -16.25     5.152     4.302     4.165     4.315    -16.25    0.46

Wool:
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    1.947     2.021     2.021     3.856     90.86     2.021     3.644     3.636     3.856     90.86    5.43
     435 W/G Coats, Woo    0.172     0.678     0.678     0.226    -66.60     0.678     0.207     0.220     0.226    -66.60    0.04
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.616     0.779     0.779     1.276     63.77     0.779     1.319     1.284     1.276     63.77    0.32
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.603     0.834     0.834     1.109     33.01     0.834     1.030     1.130     1.109     33.01    0.57
     446 Wool Sweater,W    1.973     2.046     2.046     2.499     22.12     2.046     2.571     2.584     2.499     22.12    0.42
     459 Oth.Wool Appar    2.274     1.798     1.798     1.752     -2.55     1.798     1.900     1.778     1.752     -2.55    0.49
     465 Floor Covering    8.391     6.334     6.334    12.113     91.23     6.334     9.901    10.540    12.113     91.23    1.91