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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 April 9, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           231.670   237.659    34.400    37.522      9.07   235.867   237.659   237.409   240.781     2.08    0.45
       1 Apparel         220.353   221.961    31.006    34.216     10.35   222.197   221.961   220.795   225.171     1.34    0.95
       2 Non-Apparel      11.317    15.699     3.394     3.306     -2.61    13.671    15.699    16.615    15.610    14.19    0.05
      11 Yarns             0.445     0.482     0.058     0.117    101.83     0.426     0.482     0.567     0.541    27.21    0.02
      12 Fabrics           9.066    13.833     3.115     2.944     -5.49    11.460    13.833    14.569    13.662    19.21    0.14
      14 Made Ups / Misc   1.807     1.383     0.221     0.244     10.57     1.785     1.383     1.478     1.407   -21.18    0.01
      30 Cotton Products 145.222   129.627    20.160    21.442      6.36   145.502   129.627   127.359   130.910   -10.03    0.69
      31 Cotton Apparel  144.272   129.103    20.053    21.388      6.66   144.542   129.103   126.876   130.438    -9.76    1.05
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.950     0.524     0.107     0.054    -49.69     0.961     0.524     0.482     0.471   -50.95    0.01
      40 Wool Products     1.008     0.793     0.073     0.141     94.17     0.989     0.793     0.876     0.862   -12.89    0.26
      41 Wool Apparel      0.485     0.266     0.014     0.019     36.47     0.486     0.266     0.268     0.272   -44.08    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.523     0.527     0.058     0.122    108.25     0.504     0.527     0.608     0.590    17.19    0.79
      60 MMF Products     84.657   106.782    14.123    15.761     11.59    88.675   106.782   108.588   108.420    22.27    0.32
      61 MMF Apparel      75.441    92.525    10.928    12.791     17.05    77.026    92.525    93.580    94.388    22.54    0.88
      62 MMF Non-Apparel   9.217    14.258     3.195     2.970     -7.05    11.649    14.258    15.008    14.032    20.45    0.06
      80 S and V Product   0.782     0.456     0.045     0.178    296.80     0.700     0.456     0.586     0.590   -15.77    0.09
      81 S and V Apparel   0.154     0.066     0.011     0.018     61.23     0.143     0.066     0.070     0.073   -49.01    0.02
      82 S and V Non-App   0.628     0.390     0.034     0.161    372.52     0.557     0.390     0.516     0.517    -7.22    0.16

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.710     1.285     0.141     0.409    189.57     0.838     1.285     1.546     1.553    85.40    0.10
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   2.382     8.134     1.136     2.192     92.97     3.000     8.134     9.360     9.191   206.35    0.33
     229 Special Fabric    4.926     3.201     1.803     0.119    -93.38     6.616     3.201     2.261     1.518   -77.06    0.06
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.850     0.476     0.124     0.053    -57.05     0.925     0.476     0.409     0.406   -56.10    0.94
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   8.334     7.479     1.138     1.392     22.35     8.789     7.479     7.374     7.733   -12.01    1.00

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    1.187     0.758     0.005     0.035    578.38     1.061     0.758     0.788     0.788   -25.76    0.20
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.574     1.119     0.312     0.106    -65.98     0.821     1.119     1.195     0.914    11.25    0.15
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    9.276     6.650     1.036     1.192     14.98     8.767     6.650     6.644     6.805   -22.38    0.61
     339 W/G Knit Blouse  14.038    10.430     2.002     1.304    -34.88    13.710    10.430     9.896     9.731   -29.02    0.82
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  15.415    19.491     2.678     3.198     19.39    16.238    19.491    19.339    20.010    23.23    3.03
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   0.588     0.942     0.144     0.081    -44.04     0.660     0.942     0.895     0.879    33.12    0.40
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.830     0.756     0.196     0.132    -32.68     0.987     0.756     0.638     0.692   -29.93    0.53
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  35.575    29.650     4.902     3.956    -19.31    35.475    29.650    28.479    28.704   -19.09    2.66
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  54.293    44.956     6.901     8.730     26.51    53.401    44.956    44.846    46.785   -12.39    3.08
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    3.054     6.563     0.670     0.718      7.18     3.577     6.563     6.362     6.611    84.82    1.23

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.425     0.448     0.047     0.113    140.75     0.406     0.448     0.536     0.514    26.74    1.77
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.272     0.030     0.000     0.000    -40.00     0.272     0.030     0.030     0.030   -88.96    0.11
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.034     0.045     0.000     0.000    120.00     0.034     0.045     0.045     0.045    31.87    0.73
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.011     0.031     0.000     0.001   2950.00     0.011     0.031     0.031     0.031   196.36    0.11

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Filam   0.533     0.944     0.001     0.210  24008.97     0.520     0.944     1.133     1.153   121.74    0.11
     632 Hosiery           0.753     0.611     0.057     0.077     34.83     0.738     0.611     0.599     0.631   -14.47    0.11
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.223     1.628     0.039     0.061     56.70     1.233     1.628     1.644     1.650    33.84    0.41
     635 Coats, W/G        2.737     4.183     0.278     0.065    -76.83     2.608     4.183     4.028     3.969    52.18    0.78
     636 Dresses           0.699     1.929     0.223     0.107    -51.76     0.767     1.929     1.922     1.814   136.39    0.16
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  14.640    20.657     3.012     5.033     67.11    15.509    20.657    21.697    22.678    46.23    2.82
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  17.844    19.083     3.216     2.569    -20.13    19.715    19.083    18.683    18.436    -6.49    2.09
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    1.386     1.735     0.173     0.037    -78.79     1.015     1.735     1.577     1.599    57.58    1.16
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   0.683     0.470     0.065     0.070      8.68     0.631     0.470     0.528     0.475   -24.68    0.21
     647 Trousers,etc MB  12.319    13.171     1.478     1.812     22.62    11.864    13.171    13.466    13.505    13.83    2.42
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   11.836    13.115     1.368     1.798     31.45    11.845    13.115    13.460    13.545    14.35    3.22
     650 Dress Gown,Robe   0.600     0.242     0.000     0.000    300.00     0.589     0.242     0.242     0.242   -58.84    0.09
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.181     2.427     0.043     0.007    -83.52     3.185     2.427     2.391     2.391   -24.93    0.36
     659 Oth. MMF App.     5.911    11.306     0.708     0.951     34.36     5.621    11.306    11.414    11.550   105.47    0.45