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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 April 9, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | ARGENT       |                         |    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            10.495    11.841     1.204     1.410     17.10    10.058    11.841    12.015    12.047     19.78    0.01
       1 Apparel           1.751     2.254     0.183     0.256     39.94     1.632     2.254     2.354     2.327     42.59    0.00
       2 Non-Apparel       8.745     9.587     1.022     1.154     13.01     8.426     9.587     9.660     9.720     15.36    0.04
      11 Yarns             1.809     0.824     0.120     0.149     23.97     1.571     0.824     0.779     0.853    -45.71    0.06
      12 Fabrics           5.540     8.002     0.758     0.915     20.73     5.563     8.002     8.157     8.159     46.68    0.15
      14 Made Ups / Mis    1.396     0.761     0.143     0.090    -36.97     1.292     0.761     0.724     0.708    -45.24    0.00
      30 Cotton Product    1.288     1.853     0.126     0.215     70.74     1.192     1.853     1.932     1.942     62.89    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.965     1.717     0.101     0.152     50.43     0.896     1.717     1.793     1.768     97.39    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.322     0.136     0.025     0.063    153.20     0.297     0.136     0.138     0.174    -41.29    0.00
      40 Wool Products     2.545     1.277     0.167     0.225     34.48     2.331     1.277     1.261     1.335    -42.74    0.03
      41 Wool Apparel      0.104     0.078     0.003     0.058   1700.56     0.104     0.078     0.130     0.133     27.35    0.00
      42 Wool Non-Appar    2.441     1.199     0.164     0.167      1.86     2.227     1.199     1.131     1.202    -46.02    0.12
      60 MMF Products      6.645     8.688     0.907     0.969      6.84     6.513     8.688     8.801     8.750     34.34    0.02
      61 MMF Apparel       0.673     0.441     0.075     0.045    -39.98     0.620     0.441     0.414     0.410    -33.84    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Appare    5.972     8.247     0.832     0.924     11.08     5.893     8.247     8.386     8.339     41.52    0.06
      80 S and V Produc    0.018     0.023     0.004     0.001    -77.66     0.021     0.023     0.021     0.020     -5.07    0.00
      81 S and V Appare    0.009     0.018     0.003     0.001    -81.68     0.012     0.018     0.017     0.016     35.82    0.00
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.009     0.005     0.001     0.000    -60.47     0.009     0.005     0.004     0.004    -55.42    0.00

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       2.134     1.948     0.266     0.250     -5.78     2.056     1.948     1.976     1.932     -5.99    0.32
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa    2.693     3.658     0.393     0.538     36.74     2.778     3.658     3.795     3.802     36.88    1.24
     229 Special Fabric    0.008     1.670     0.000     0.000       *       0.008     1.670     1.670     1.670  21566.17    0.14

Cotton:
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    0.217     0.067     0.007     0.015    100.23     0.208     0.067     0.071     0.075    -64.09    0.00

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.623     0.611     0.081     0.101     24.49     1.405     0.611     0.564     0.630    -55.15    0.47