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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 April 9, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | IRELAND      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  2/2012 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  2/2012
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2010      2011     2/2011    2/2012  % Change    2/2011   12/2011    1/2012    2/2012  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total             5.587     8.936     0.479     0.610     27.36     5.489     8.936     9.150     9.068    65.18    0.02
       1 Apparel           0.533     0.466     0.075     0.080      7.66     0.540     0.466     0.469     0.472   -12.64    0.00
       2 Non-Apparel       5.054     8.471     0.405     0.530     31.00     4.950     8.471     8.681     8.596    73.67    0.03
      11 Yarns             0.016     0.031     0.015     0.002    -85.12     0.030     0.031     0.017     0.018   -40.17    0.00
      12 Fabrics           4.601     7.628     0.240     0.265     10.33     4.381     7.628     7.712     7.653    74.69    0.08
      14 Made Ups / Misc   0.437     0.812     0.150     0.263     75.62     0.539     0.812     0.952     0.925    71.75    0.01
      30 Cotton Products   0.083     0.164     0.008     0.031    289.38     0.087     0.164     0.167     0.186   114.77    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.071     0.110     0.007     0.025    243.70     0.074     0.110     0.113     0.128    72.51    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.012     0.053     0.001     0.006    863.04     0.012     0.053     0.054     0.058   366.86    0.00
      40 Wool Products     0.817     1.011     0.146     0.144     -1.49     0.847     1.011     1.000     1.008    19.11    0.30
      41 Wool Apparel      0.411     0.310     0.061     0.044    -28.97     0.414     0.310     0.310     0.292   -29.45    0.11
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.406     0.701     0.085     0.100     18.40     0.433     0.701     0.689     0.717    65.53    0.96
      60 MMF Products      4.331     7.510     0.265     0.427     60.85     4.205     7.510     7.730     7.672    82.45    0.02
      61 MMF Apparel       0.034     0.028     0.003     0.004     18.04     0.033     0.028     0.026     0.028   -15.99    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Apparel   4.297     7.483     0.262     0.423     61.36     4.171     7.483     7.704     7.644    83.24    0.03
      80 S and V Product   0.355     0.252     0.060     0.009    -85.42     0.351     0.252     0.253     0.201   -42.75    0.03
      81 S and V Apparel   0.017     0.018     0.003     0.008    181.37     0.018     0.018     0.020     0.023    28.00    0.01
      82 S and V Non-App   0.339     0.234     0.057     0.001    -98.87     0.333     0.234     0.233     0.178   -46.63    0.06

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   3.908     7.098     0.129     0.221     71.11     3.785     7.098     7.190     7.190    89.96    0.26

Wool:
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.153     0.231     0.037     0.030    -18.88     0.165     0.231     0.224     0.224    35.88    2.87
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   0.155     0.022     0.011     0.011      0.00     0.131     0.022     0.022     0.022   -83.36    0.03
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.045     0.058     0.017     0.016     -6.89     0.050     0.058     0.058     0.057    14.30    0.21
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.022     0.028     0.001     0.000    -78.57     0.023     0.028     0.028     0.027    16.83    0.44
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.079     0.100     0.010     0.007    -33.12     0.086     0.100     0.100     0.097    13.49    0.36
     459 Oth.Wool Appare   0.102     0.095     0.021     0.009    -57.89     0.117     0.095     0.095     0.083   -29.43    0.35
     465 Floor Coverings   0.201     0.410     0.030     0.066    116.83     0.199     0.410     0.418     0.446   123.46    2.14