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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 April 9, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | IRELAND      |                         |    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            23.468    32.598     3.128     4.616     47.57    24.033    32.598    33.447    34.086     41.83    0.03
       1 Apparel           7.025     8.146     0.949     0.793    -16.49     7.350     8.146     8.181     7.990      8.70    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel      16.443    24.452     2.179     3.823     75.48    16.683    24.452    25.266    26.097     56.43    0.11
      11 Yarns             0.153     0.164     0.076     0.013    -83.40     0.227     0.164     0.094     0.101    -55.73    0.01
      12 Fabrics           9.472    10.882     1.214     1.330      9.48     9.798    10.882    11.224    10.997     12.24    0.20
      14 Made Ups / Mis    6.818    13.406     0.888     2.481    179.34     6.658    13.406    13.948    14.999    125.29    0.09
      30 Cotton Product    0.509     1.158     0.066     0.381    480.94     0.544     1.158     1.180     1.473    170.59    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.438     0.869     0.061     0.155    154.98     0.469     0.869     0.875     0.963    105.14    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.071     0.289     0.005     0.226   4639.70     0.075     0.289     0.305     0.510    581.76    0.01
      40 Wool Products    15.478    23.800     2.369     3.103     31.03    15.974    23.800    24.090    24.535     53.59    0.50
      41 Wool Apparel      6.281     6.982     0.850     0.558    -34.43     6.565     6.982     6.990     6.690      1.90    0.17
      42 Wool Non-Appar    9.198    16.818     1.518     2.546     67.69     9.409    16.818    17.100    17.846     89.66    1.81
      60 MMF Products      6.115     6.508     0.471     1.063    125.82     6.125     6.508     7.023     7.100     15.91    0.02
      61 MMF Apparel       0.172     0.127     0.017     0.022     28.25     0.175     0.127     0.125     0.131    -24.95    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Appare    5.943     6.381     0.454     1.041    129.49     5.950     6.381     6.898     6.969     17.12    0.05
      80 S and V Produc    1.367     1.133     0.223     0.069    -69.04     1.389     1.133     1.154     0.978    -29.55    0.05
      81 S and V Appare    0.134     0.168     0.021     0.059    175.22     0.140     0.168     0.191     0.206     46.38    0.01
      82 S and V Non-Ap    1.232     0.964     0.202     0.011    -94.74     1.248     0.964     0.963     0.773    -38.09    0.18

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    5.152     4.315     0.243     0.625    156.94     5.093     4.315     4.697     4.697     -7.77    0.49

Wool:
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    2.021     3.856     0.566     0.523     -7.52     2.303     3.856     3.873     3.814     65.57    5.31
     435 W/G Coats, Woo    0.678     0.226     0.076     0.081      5.93     0.707     0.226     0.225     0.231    -67.35    0.04
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.779     1.276     0.356     0.188    -47.04     0.895     1.276     1.276     1.109     23.92    0.28
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.834     1.109     0.037     0.007    -80.02     0.861     1.109     1.107     1.080     25.47    0.55
     446 Wool Sweater,W    2.046     2.499     0.174     0.151    -12.99     2.119     2.499     2.494     2.476     16.89    0.42
     459 Oth.Wool Appar    1.798     1.752     0.199     0.123    -38.38     1.854     1.752     1.768     1.676     -9.60    0.46
     465 Floor Covering    6.334    12.113     0.811     1.943    139.59     6.140    12.113    12.430    13.245    115.73    2.05