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  ______________                          |                                     |                              February 7, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    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           306.940   344.693   344.693   387.270     12.35   344.693   373.397   380.156   387.270     12.35    0.38
       1 Apparel          30.882    30.416    30.416    32.989      8.46    30.416    33.509    33.875    32.989      8.46    0.04
       2 Non-Apparel     276.057   314.277   314.277   354.281     12.73   314.277   339.888   346.281   354.281     12.73    1.50
      11 Yarns            21.574    24.863    24.863    30.069     20.94    24.863    28.069    29.225    30.069     20.94    1.94
      12 Fabrics         238.897   273.999   273.999   308.225     12.49   273.999   296.441   301.665   308.225     12.49    5.61
      14 Made Ups / Mis   15.586    15.415    15.415    15.987      3.71    15.415    15.379    15.391    15.987      3.71    0.10
      30 Cotton Product   77.185    81.880    81.880    91.936     12.28    81.880    89.931    91.160    91.936     12.28    0.17
      31 Cotton Apparel   16.788    15.989    15.989    16.666      4.24    15.989    16.853    16.955    16.666      4.24    0.04
      32 Cot Non-Appare   60.397    65.891    65.891    75.269     14.23    65.891    73.078    74.205    75.269     14.23    0.86
      40 Wool Products     9.967     9.199     9.199    10.498     14.11     9.199    10.390    10.693    10.498     14.11    0.22
      41 Wool Apparel      5.079     6.505     6.505     6.566      0.93     6.505     6.735     6.877     6.566      0.93    0.17
      42 Wool Non-Appar    4.888     2.694     2.694     3.932     45.93     2.694     3.655     3.817     3.932     45.93    0.41
      60 MMF Products    215.791   251.100   251.100   281.502     12.11   251.100   269.737   274.927   281.502     12.11    0.68
      61 MMF Apparel       7.647     6.814     6.814     8.018     17.66     6.814     8.199     8.306     8.018     17.66    0.03
      62 MMF Non-Appare  208.144   244.286   244.286   273.484     11.95   244.286   261.537   266.621   273.484     11.95    2.02
      80 S and V Produc    3.996     2.514     2.514     3.335     32.68     2.514     3.340     3.376     3.335     32.68    0.18
      81 S and V Appare    1.368     1.108     1.108     1.739     56.94     1.108     1.721     1.738     1.739     56.94    0.12
      82 S and V Non-Ap    2.628     1.406     1.406     1.596     13.55     1.406     1.618     1.638     1.596     13.55    0.39

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarn    8.063    10.635    10.635    13.723     29.04    10.635    12.496    13.088    13.723     29.04    5.63
     218 Fab, Color Yar    4.838     5.212     5.212     5.544      6.36     5.212     5.775     5.617     5.544      6.36    4.44
     222 Knit Fabric      17.881    20.908    20.908    17.518    -16.21    20.908    18.458    17.289    17.518    -16.21    3.01
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   81.200    79.580    79.580    88.651     11.40    79.580    82.861    86.601    88.651     11.40    9.35
     225 Blue Denim Fab   13.109    14.365    14.365    15.700      9.29    14.365    14.660    15.547    15.700      9.29   20.26
     229 Special Fabric   50.700    73.572    73.572    88.616     20.45    73.572    85.339    86.372    88.616     20.45    7.50

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin   22.044    23.475    23.475    23.356     -0.51    23.475    23.208    23.056    23.356     -0.51    7.49
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    4.826     4.431     4.431     3.630    -18.08     4.431     4.056     4.015     3.630    -18.08    3.34
     315 Printcloth Fab    2.722     2.573     2.573     4.526     75.95     2.573     4.353     4.432     4.526     75.95    8.22
     317 Twill Fabric      3.030     6.270     6.270    10.382     65.59     6.270     8.220     9.333    10.382     65.59   10.91
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.463     0.783     0.783     0.784      0.19     0.783     0.917     0.983     0.784      0.19    1.81

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        2.032     1.025     1.025     1.299     26.75     1.025     1.293     1.298     1.299     26.75    0.99
     410 Wool Woven Fab    0.573     0.783     0.783     0.865     10.44     0.783     0.771     0.805     0.865     10.44    0.91
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.378     0.463     0.463     0.767     65.67     0.463     0.732     0.784     0.767     65.67    0.19

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     0.443     0.958     0.958     1.338     39.65     0.958     1.227     1.342     1.338     39.65    0.36
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    0.791     0.737     0.737     1.118     51.71     0.737     1.223     1.147     1.118     51.71    0.95
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    7.133     8.617     8.617     7.663    -11.07     8.617     7.483     7.703     7.663    -11.07    4.38
     618 Wov Artif Fila    2.704     3.659     3.659     4.770     30.37     3.659     4.792     4.945     4.770     30.37   16.23
     619 Poly Fil Fab      7.316     7.476     7.476     9.397     25.70     7.476     9.416     9.356     9.397     25.70    5.36
     620 Oth Synth Fila   10.899    13.371    13.371    12.529     -6.30    13.371    12.438    12.241    12.529     -6.30    2.50
     622 Glass Fabric      2.895     4.918     4.918     6.893     40.15     4.918     6.687     6.603     6.893     40.15    6.29
     669 Other MMF Manu    5.586     7.135     7.135     6.441     -9.72     7.135     6.236     6.057     6.441     -9.72    0.56