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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 April 9, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _EC12        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  2/2012 in Million $  |
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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          2793.876  3161.481   472.336   513.374      8.69  2868.540  3161.481  3179.327  3202.519     11.64    3.14
       1 Apparel        1262.909  1517.778   225.592   257.681     14.22  1301.236  1517.778  1533.695  1549.867     19.11    1.98
       2 Non-Apparel    1530.966  1643.703   246.744   255.693      3.63  1567.304  1643.703  1645.632  1652.652      5.45    6.94
      11 Yarns           173.442   194.737    32.239    34.031      5.56   183.118   194.737   196.315   196.530      7.32   12.80
      12 Fabrics         793.315   857.742   126.787   127.386      0.47   808.077   857.742   856.755   858.341      6.22   15.37
      14 Made Ups / Mis  564.209   591.223    87.719    94.277      7.48   576.109   591.223   592.562   597.782      3.76    3.58
      30 Cotton Product  735.375   796.735   145.557   154.683      6.27   754.964   796.735   803.266   805.860      6.74    1.51
      31 Cotton Apparel  368.937   418.292    84.958    93.246      9.76   377.882   418.292   424.828   426.580     12.89    0.96
      32 Cot Non-Appare  366.438   378.442    60.599    61.437      1.38   377.082   378.442   378.438   379.280      0.58    4.30
      40 Wool Products   719.000   864.881    90.917   102.632     12.89   736.418   864.881   870.057   876.596     19.04   17.97
      41 Wool Apparel    524.932   652.535    61.227    68.316     11.58   538.831   652.535   655.686   659.624     22.42   16.93
      42 Wool Non-Appar  194.067   212.346    29.689    34.316     15.58   197.587   212.346   214.370   216.973      9.81   22.07
      60 MMF Products   1206.877  1340.141   202.592   218.113      7.66  1236.541  1340.141  1343.272  1355.661      9.63    3.24
      61 MMF Apparel     303.802   370.331    59.549    73.296     23.09   316.417   370.331   374.901   384.078     21.38    1.36
      62 MMF Non-Appare  903.075   969.810   143.044   144.817      1.24   920.124   969.810   968.371   971.583      5.59    7.16
      80 S and V Produc  132.624   159.725    33.270    37.946     14.06   140.616   159.725   162.733   164.402     16.92    8.82
      81 S and V Appare   65.238    76.620    19.858    22.824     14.93    68.105    76.620    78.280    79.585     16.86    5.51
      82 S and V Non-Ap   67.386    83.105    13.411    15.123     12.76    72.510    83.105    84.453    84.816     16.97   20.26

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th   26.926    28.710     4.454     5.133     15.25    27.522    28.710    29.148    29.389      6.78   14.27
     201 Specialty Yarn   34.249    43.574     8.657    10.938     26.35    36.887    43.574    45.153    45.855     24.31   18.60
     218 Fab, Color Yar   44.402    44.592     6.184     5.640     -8.79    46.159    44.592    44.242    44.048     -4.57   35.61
     220 Spec. Weave, F   49.826    57.280     8.479     7.865     -7.24    50.732    57.280    56.879    56.666     11.70   31.56
     222 Knit Fabric      46.073    49.899     5.872     6.344      8.03    44.054    49.899    50.372    50.371     14.34    8.35
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  257.694   280.015    42.989    37.107    -13.68   267.854   280.015   276.275   274.133      2.34   28.66
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa   32.618    33.870     5.000     4.984     -0.32    33.084    33.870    33.814    33.854      2.33   11.07
     225 Blue Denim Fab   21.383    15.365     2.811     2.844      1.18    18.265    15.365    14.801    15.398    -15.70   18.82
     226 Cheesecloth,Ba    1.676     2.508     0.422     0.391     -7.33     1.803     2.508     2.466     2.477     37.40    4.78
     229 Special Fabric   82.514    88.721    13.335    14.618      9.62    82.570    88.721    88.735    90.004      9.00    7.57
     239 Baby Garm / Ac    5.459     8.654     1.269     1.658     30.63     5.428     8.654     8.996     9.043     66.59    0.35

Cotton:
     300 Carded Cot. Ya    1.949     2.653     0.312     0.510     63.62     2.015     2.653     2.777     2.851     41.48    3.67
     313 Cotton Sheetin    5.078     8.175     1.598     1.106    -30.77     6.096     8.175     8.087     7.683     26.03    2.39
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    5.144     6.107     1.038     1.081      4.08     5.292     6.107     6.447     6.149     16.19    5.64
     317 Twill Fabric      8.050     9.830     1.313     2.274     73.21     8.854     9.830    10.642    10.791     21.88   11.16
     326 Sateen Fabric     3.664     3.014     0.532     0.547      2.72     3.841     3.014     3.072     3.029    -21.15    7.19
     332 Cotton Hosiery    5.625     6.643     1.160     1.475     27.17     5.912     6.643     6.892     6.958     17.69    0.82
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,   12.458    14.467     3.647     3.930      7.76    12.995    14.467    14.571    14.750     13.50   12.50
     334 Oth. Coats, MB   14.806    19.969     3.326     3.537      6.35    15.416    19.969    20.133    20.180     30.90    1.80
     335 W/G Cot. Coats   30.159    34.770     7.976     9.715     21.81    31.428    34.770    35.618    36.510     16.17    2.88
     336 Cotton Dresses   28.948    37.949     9.234    12.176     31.86    30.794    37.949    39.986    40.891     32.79    3.42
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   23.078    31.472     6.031     7.258     20.34    24.818    31.472    32.195    32.699     31.75    0.49
     339 W/G Knit Blous   27.719    32.332     7.643     6.948     -9.09    28.095    32.332    32.091    31.637     12.60    0.42
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   61.320    72.064    11.222    12.911     15.05    62.430    72.064    73.195    73.753     18.14    2.46
     342 Cotton Skirts     7.752     8.838     2.346     2.521      7.45     7.853     8.838     8.992     9.013     14.77    1.73
     345 Cotton Sweater    8.648    10.209     3.719     4.121     10.81     9.539    10.209    10.752    10.611     11.24    1.14
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   46.914    54.388     8.162     8.292      1.60    47.690    54.388    54.415    54.519     14.32    0.92
     348 W/G Slacks, et   49.942    37.595     9.027     7.149    -20.81    48.287    37.595    36.745    35.717    -26.03    0.54
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ    2.773     2.932     0.488     0.499      2.37     2.807     2.932     3.057     2.944      4.88    0.36
     359 Oth. Cot. App.   15.943    17.708     3.189     4.470     40.15    16.226    17.708    18.486    18.988     17.02    1.61
     360 Pillowcases      15.232    13.944     2.210     1.694    -23.35    15.954    13.944    13.638    13.427    -15.84    3.96
     361 Cotton Sheets    63.124    53.988     7.787     7.577     -2.69    65.101    53.988    54.037    53.779    -17.39    3.78
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt   46.436    45.091     8.946     6.483    -27.53    48.138    45.091    43.789    42.628    -11.45    4.68
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu   85.474   101.791    17.131    19.347     12.94    90.383   101.791   102.003   104.008     15.07    3.15

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns       37.990    42.208     7.064     5.698    -19.34    40.561    42.208    41.855    40.841      0.69   30.56
     410 Wool Woven Fab   42.733    49.132     6.356     9.311     46.49    42.400    49.132    49.709    52.087     22.85   52.85
     414 Oth Wool Fabri   32.611    38.016     5.277     5.964     13.02    33.558    38.016    38.546    38.703     15.33   53.85
     431 Wool Glov/Mitn    1.196     1.547     0.048     0.098    103.20     1.196     1.547     1.527     1.597     33.52    6.51
     432 Wool Hosiery      5.458     5.893     0.471     0.567     20.28     5.516     5.893     5.954     5.988      8.57   20.27
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB   55.020    76.262    10.617    14.512     36.69    58.214    76.262    78.083    80.157     37.69   20.13
     434 Oth. Coats, M/   15.863    22.803     1.346     1.384      2.86    16.380    22.803    22.867    22.842     39.45    9.99
     435 W/G Coats, Woo   70.752    89.625     5.804     4.876    -15.98    72.392    89.625    89.249    88.697     22.52   15.99
     436 Wool Dresses     34.616    44.040     2.537     2.530     -0.28    35.752    44.040    43.813    44.033     23.16   32.32
     438 K Shirts,Blous   39.423    46.359     3.018     3.296      9.19    39.794    46.359    46.749    46.637     17.19   11.71
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    2.234     2.604     0.165     0.217     31.56     2.177     2.604     2.654     2.656     22.00   19.52
     442 Wool Skirts       8.523    10.480     0.541     0.557      2.98     8.684    10.480    10.514    10.496     20.87   19.09
     443 Wool Suits,M/B   97.186   109.806    18.006    17.615     -2.17   100.077   109.806   109.993   109.416      9.33   22.93
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    2.214     2.415     0.301     0.282     -6.38     2.316     2.415     2.291     2.396      3.44   11.02
     445 Wool Sweater,M   30.231    36.567     1.934     3.243     67.72    30.284    36.567    37.323    37.877     25.07   19.35
     446 Wool Sweater,W   46.943    66.932     3.827     4.205      9.89    47.629    66.932    66.883    67.310     41.32   11.37
     447 Wool Trousers,   33.719    39.111     5.800     6.234      7.47    35.446    39.111    38.887    39.544     11.56   13.31
     448 Wool Slacks,W/   14.132    18.493     1.445     1.144    -20.79    14.514    18.493    18.167    18.193     25.35   17.00
     459 Oth.Wool Appar   66.673    78.512     5.295     7.520     42.01    67.665    78.512    79.654    80.737     19.32   22.35
     464 Wool Blankets    15.461     7.216     0.904     1.242     37.46    15.692     7.216     7.486     7.554    -51.86   33.15
     465 Floor Covering   63.917    74.139     9.879    11.929     20.75    63.975    74.139    75.208    76.189     19.09   11.79

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    24.234    24.583     3.239     1.707    -47.28    25.138    24.583    23.646    23.052     -8.30    6.40
     603 Yarn>85% artif    2.444     2.421     0.364     0.430     18.07     2.562     2.421     2.437     2.487     -2.94    3.74
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    4.358     4.003     0.282     0.925    228.14     4.372     4.003     4.589     4.646      6.28    4.00
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   36.608    42.171     7.453     7.906      6.08    39.503    42.171    42.211    42.625      7.90   23.75
     607 Oth Stpl Fib Y    1.825     1.484     0.158     0.111    -29.70     1.732     1.484     1.446     1.437    -17.01    2.84
     618 Wov Artif Fila    4.836     7.104     1.009     1.298     28.62     5.265     7.104     7.240     7.393     40.42   24.95
     619 Poly Fil Fab      5.191     5.255     0.794     0.936     17.78     5.007     5.255     5.480     5.396      7.76    2.96
     620 Oth Synth Fila   51.274    52.839     7.831     7.794     -0.48    52.535    52.839    52.981    52.801      0.51   10.29
     622 Glass Fabric     15.981    16.206     2.181     2.115     -3.00    15.791    16.206    16.113    16.141      2.22   14.24
     629 Oth Stap/Fil F   18.535    19.959     2.807     2.903      3.43    18.640    19.959    20.060    20.055      7.59   19.46
     632 Hosiery          10.650     9.767     1.747     1.517    -13.18    11.407     9.767     9.541     9.537    -16.39    1.09
     634 Other Coats, M   11.893    14.386     2.450     2.635      7.57    12.410    14.386    14.378    14.571     17.42    0.87
     635 Coats, W/G       39.836    49.805     8.725     9.067      3.92    42.388    49.805    49.540    50.148     18.31    2.63
     636 Dresses          69.477    92.070    15.306    20.805     35.93    73.148    92.070    94.140    97.569     33.39    3.58
     639 Knit Blouses,W   25.115    28.922     5.188     6.412     23.58    25.807    28.922    29.662    30.146     16.81    0.90
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.874     1.089     0.202     0.221      8.93     0.938     1.089     1.140     1.107     17.99    1.44
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   11.657    13.830     2.129     3.073     44.34    11.505    13.830    14.370    14.774     28.42    0.82
     652 M-MF Underwear    5.487     5.829     1.035     1.161     12.18     5.737     5.829     5.851     5.955      3.80    0.73
     659 Oth. MMF App.    74.907    88.183    12.503    16.270     30.13    77.991    88.183    89.002    91.949     17.90    2.50
     665 Floor Covering  125.151   137.846    18.568    20.051      7.98   124.332   137.846   137.487   139.328     12.06   14.24
     666 Other Furnishi   12.369    11.473     1.596     2.091     30.96    12.827    11.473    11.892    11.967     -6.70    0.40
     669 Other MMF Manu   22.180    25.038     2.758     3.075     11.48    21.893    25.038    25.170    25.355     15.81    2.24
     670 Flat Goods, et   86.163    81.547    12.249    13.640     11.35    87.045    81.547    81.405    82.938     -4.72    2.61

Other CWM:
     736 SILK Dresses     47.410    58.603    11.547    12.622      9.31    49.613    58.603    59.195    59.678     20.29   18.39
     758 SILK Neckwear    47.161    53.400     8.459    10.813     27.83    48.205    53.400    54.825    55.754     15.66   36.38

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         1.677     1.504     0.138     0.339    145.88     1.613     1.504     1.562     1.705      5.74   32.45
     810 S/V Woven Fabr   47.244    53.563     8.876     9.472      6.72    50.131    53.563    53.965    54.159      8.04   41.33
     833 S/V S-T CoatsM    6.347     9.287     2.854     3.287     15.19     7.247     9.287     9.604     9.720     34.12   31.78
     835 S/V Coats W/G     6.653     6.227     2.172     2.548     17.30     6.680     6.227     6.543     6.603     -1.15    8.50
     836 S/V Dresses       6.982     7.443     2.133     1.854    -13.09     7.056     7.443     7.280     7.164      1.54   10.70
     838 S/V K Shirts/B    4.756     5.523     1.779     1.930      8.50     5.070     5.523     5.773     5.674     11.90    3.76
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    6.333     6.948     2.020     2.240     10.90     6.358     6.948     6.911     7.168     12.74    4.07
     847 S/V Trousers M    4.043     5.072     1.787     1.686     -5.69     4.079     5.072     5.154     4.970     21.83    0.83
     858 S/V Neckwear      6.765     8.103     1.404     1.119    -20.30     7.606     8.103     7.731     7.818      2.78   52.92
     859 Oth. S/V Appar   17.167    20.882     3.833     5.377     40.30    17.696    20.882    21.722    22.426     26.73   14.41
     870 Luggage Silk/V    2.258     2.583     0.349     0.298    -14.58     2.281     2.583     2.537     2.532     11.02    2.95
     871 HBags FGoods S    4.836     4.034     0.913     0.635    -30.45     5.010     4.034     3.898     3.756    -25.02   11.45
     899 Other S/V Manu   11.098    21.195     3.110     4.354     39.98    13.240    21.195    22.263    22.438     69.48   14.25