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  ______________                          |                                     |                              February 7, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           935.568   802.968   802.968   919.468     14.51   802.968   894.699   906.848   919.468     14.51    0.91
       1 Apparel         921.908   789.497   789.497   903.215     14.40   789.497   878.883   890.640   903.215     14.40    1.16
       2 Non-Apparel      13.660    13.472    13.472    16.253     20.64    13.472    15.815    16.208    16.253     20.64    0.07
      11 Yarns             1.735     2.372     2.372     3.328     40.31     2.372     2.716     3.131     3.328     40.31    0.21
      12 Fabrics           6.253     5.183     5.183     8.173     57.69     5.183     8.256     8.207     8.173     57.69    0.15
      14 Made Ups / Mis    5.671     5.917     5.917     4.752    -19.69     5.917     4.844     4.870     4.752    -19.69    0.03
      30 Cotton Product  684.414   576.628   576.628   624.440      8.29   576.628   605.604   614.490   624.440      8.29    1.17
      31 Cotton Apparel  681.755   574.694   574.694   622.860      8.38   574.694   604.091   612.870   622.860      8.38    1.39
      32 Cot Non-Appare    2.659     1.933     1.933     1.580    -18.29     1.933     1.513     1.620     1.580    -18.29    0.02
      40 Wool Products    14.307    11.600    11.600    11.216     -3.31    11.600    10.224    10.924    11.216     -3.31    0.23
      41 Wool Apparel      9.689     5.973     5.973     5.589     -6.44     5.973     5.136     5.507     5.589     -6.44    0.14
      42 Wool Non-Appar    4.618     5.627     5.627     5.627      0.01     5.627     5.088     5.418     5.627      0.01    0.58
      60 MMF Products    236.068   213.195   213.195   282.790     32.64   213.195   277.673   280.325   282.790     32.64    0.69
      61 MMF Apparel     230.044   207.907   207.907   274.434     32.00   207.907   269.273   271.969   274.434     32.00    0.99
      62 MMF Non-Appare    6.023     5.288     5.288     8.356     58.02     5.288     8.400     8.357     8.356     58.02    0.06
      80 S and V Produc    0.779     1.545     1.545     1.022    -33.89     1.545     1.197     1.109     1.022    -33.89    0.05
      81 S and V Appare    0.420     0.922     0.922     0.332    -64.00     0.922     0.384     0.295     0.332    -64.00    0.02
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.359     0.624     0.624     0.690     10.63     0.624     0.814     0.814     0.690     10.63    0.17

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.747     0.685     0.685     0.939     36.95     0.685     0.791     0.897     0.939     36.95    0.16
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    0.491     0.781     0.781     1.740    122.84     0.781     1.874     1.794     1.740    122.84    0.18
     229 Special Fabric    3.046     2.540     2.540     1.449    -42.94     2.540     2.080     1.656     1.449    -42.94    0.12
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    1.368     0.959     0.959     0.526    -45.09     0.959     0.850     0.845     0.526    -45.09    0.57
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   23.066    22.099    22.099    27.801     25.80    22.099    26.816    27.038    27.801     25.80    1.08

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    2.381     2.920     2.920     2.177    -25.44     2.920     1.769     2.142     2.177    -25.44    0.17
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.671     0.947     0.947     1.900    100.76     0.947     1.869     1.904     1.900    100.76    0.15
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   93.084    65.508    65.508    65.789      0.43    65.508    62.356    63.510    65.789      0.43    0.99
     339 W/G Knit Blous   85.277    71.419    71.419    61.059    -14.51    71.419    59.274    60.482    61.059    -14.51    0.79
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   70.367    77.937    77.937   117.391     50.62    77.937   109.381   112.724   117.391     50.62    3.94
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou    3.427     2.325     2.325     3.691     58.77     2.325     3.285     3.370     3.691     58.77    0.27
     342 Cotton Skirts     2.185     1.863     1.863     2.277     22.24     1.863     2.108     2.167     2.277     22.24    0.45
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  132.297   137.679   137.679   150.558      9.35   137.679   148.597   149.145   150.558      9.35    2.60
     348 W/G Slacks, et  257.801   186.033   186.033   179.454     -3.54   186.033   179.551   179.984   179.454     -3.54    2.75
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    1.517     2.997     2.997     9.893    230.10     2.997     8.589     9.495     9.893    230.10    0.84

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.666     2.286     2.286     3.210     40.42     2.286     2.615     3.013     3.210     40.42    2.45
     438 K Shirts,Blous    1.742     2.703     2.703     0.448    -83.43     2.703     0.431     0.455     0.448    -83.43    0.11
     445 Wool Sweater,M    2.514     0.713     0.713     1.125     57.68     0.713     1.111     1.146     1.125     57.68    0.58
     446 Wool Sweater,W    3.785     0.173     0.173     1.224    609.09     0.173     1.043     1.222     1.224    609.09    0.21

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Fila    0.180     0.304     0.304     3.085    914.46     0.304     2.538     2.867     3.085    914.46    0.61
     632 Hosiery           3.021     4.018     4.018     4.040      0.55     4.018     4.382     4.040     4.040      0.55    0.48
     634 Other Coats, M    4.055     3.450     3.450     3.994     15.76     3.450     4.088     4.158     3.994     15.76    0.24
     635 Coats, W/G        8.375     5.239     5.239     9.704     85.22     5.239     8.670     9.745     9.704     85.22    0.51
     636 Dresses           2.156     0.843     0.843     2.974    252.69     0.843     2.902     3.033     2.974    252.69    0.12
     638 Knit Shirts, M   47.326    44.150    44.150    65.280     47.86    44.150    62.970    64.163    65.280     47.86    2.90
     639 Knit Blouses,W   56.563    52.085    52.085    63.392     21.71    52.085    63.351    62.843    63.392     21.71    1.95
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    4.770     3.538     3.538     5.290     49.50     3.538     4.961     5.228     5.290     49.50    1.15
     641 N-K Blouses, W    4.912     3.012     3.012     2.022    -32.86     3.012     1.663     1.803     2.022    -32.86    0.19
     647 Trousers,etc M   43.666    33.269    33.269    38.316     15.17    33.269    38.888    38.226    38.316     15.17    1.90
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   44.227    41.549    41.549    58.087     39.80    41.549    55.920    57.983    58.087     39.80    3.28
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    0.514     0.524     0.524     0.234    -55.45     0.524     0.704     0.438     0.234    -55.45    0.08
     652 M-MF Underwear    1.013     8.248     8.248     7.346    -10.94     8.248     7.345     7.347     7.346    -10.94    0.91
     659 Oth. MMF App.     5.779     3.941     3.941     7.573     92.14     3.941     6.530     6.740     7.573     92.14    0.21