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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 April 9, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           802.968   919.468   114.428   139.646     22.04   812.287   919.468   926.874   944.686     16.30    0.93
       1 Apparel         789.497   903.215   112.196   136.685     21.83   798.276   903.215   909.647   927.704     16.21    1.19
       2 Non-Apparel      13.472    16.253     2.232     2.961     32.67    14.011    16.253    17.227    16.982     21.21    0.07
      11 Yarns             2.372     3.328     0.478     0.719     50.38     2.463     3.328     3.722     3.568     44.87    0.23
      12 Fabrics           5.183     8.173     1.240     1.619     30.59     6.030     8.173     8.718     8.552     41.81    0.15
      14 Made Ups / Mis    5.917     4.752     0.514     0.624     21.24     5.517     4.752     4.786     4.862    -11.88    0.03
      30 Cotton Product  576.628   624.440    82.269    98.953     20.28   581.074   624.440   627.421   641.123     10.33    1.20
      31 Cotton Apparel  574.694   622.860    82.116    98.741     20.24   579.277   622.860   625.830   639.484     10.39    1.43
      32 Cot Non-Appare    1.933     1.580     0.153     0.212     38.84     1.797     1.580     1.591     1.639     -8.77    0.02
      40 Wool Products    11.600    11.216     1.019     1.519     49.07    11.513    11.216    11.719    11.716      1.77    0.24
      41 Wool Apparel      5.973     5.589     0.362     0.560     54.89     6.037     5.589     5.787     5.787     -4.14    0.15
      42 Wool Non-Appar    5.627     5.627     0.658     0.959     45.87     5.475     5.627     5.932     5.929      8.29    0.60
      60 MMF Products    213.195   282.790    30.962    38.868     25.54   218.316   282.790   286.645   290.697     33.15    0.69
      61 MMF Apparel     207.907   274.434    29.629    37.259     25.75   212.203   274.434   277.725   282.064     32.92    1.00
      62 MMF Non-Appare    5.288     8.356     1.333     1.610     20.79     6.114     8.356     8.920     8.633     41.21    0.06
      80 S and V Produc    1.545     1.022     0.177     0.305     72.04     1.385     1.022     1.089     1.149    -17.00    0.06
      81 S and V Appare    0.922     0.332     0.088     0.125     41.38     0.760     0.332     0.306     0.369    -51.48    0.03
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.624     0.690     0.089     0.180    102.57     0.625     0.690     0.783     0.781     24.89    0.19

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.685     0.939     0.129     0.373    189.21     0.798     0.939     1.178     1.182     48.13    0.20
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    0.781     1.740     0.259     0.414     59.95     0.875     1.740     1.927     1.895    116.46    0.20
     229 Special Fabric    2.540     1.449     0.789     0.078    -90.14     3.235     1.449     0.997     0.738    -77.18    0.06
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    0.959     0.526     0.157     0.066    -57.86     0.963     0.526     0.416     0.436    -54.76    0.45
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   22.099    27.801     3.362     4.773     41.98    23.171    27.801    27.844    29.212     26.07    1.14

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    2.920     2.177     0.058     0.126    117.39     2.589     2.177     2.258     2.245    -13.28    0.18
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.947     1.900     0.415     0.292    -29.72     1.193     1.900     2.047     1.777     48.96    0.15
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   65.508    65.789     8.153    10.486     28.61    64.715    65.789    66.125    68.121      5.26    1.03
     339 W/G Knit Blous   71.419    61.059    10.123     6.707    -33.75    70.801    61.059    59.063    57.642    -18.59    0.76
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   77.937   117.391    13.412    20.023     49.29    81.734   117.391   119.350   124.002     51.71    4.14
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou    2.325     3.691     0.477     0.402    -15.77     2.450     3.691     3.655     3.616     47.57    0.27
     342 Cotton Skirts     1.863     2.277     0.325     0.594     83.14     2.089     2.277     2.275     2.547     21.90    0.49
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  137.679   150.558    19.987    19.791     -0.98   141.014   150.558   148.269   150.362      6.63    2.54
     348 W/G Slacks, et  186.033   179.454    24.850    33.010     32.84   183.353   179.454   184.107   187.614      2.32    2.86
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    2.997     9.893     0.767     1.296     69.04     3.474     9.893     9.761    10.422    199.96    0.88

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        2.286     3.210     0.414     0.695     67.66     2.363     3.210     3.621     3.491     47.71    2.61
     438 K Shirts,Blous    2.703     0.448     0.001     0.001    -35.53     2.689     0.448     0.447     0.447    -83.36    0.11
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.713     1.125     0.000     0.003    759.69     0.705     1.125     1.124     1.127     59.97    0.58
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.173     1.224     0.002     0.019    960.95     0.164     1.224     1.225     1.241    655.30    0.21

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Fila    0.304     3.085     0.009     0.666   7537.55     0.305     3.085     3.664     3.743   1126.37    0.73
     632 Hosiery           4.018     4.040     0.410     0.552     34.56     4.013     4.040     3.968     4.182      4.21    0.48
     634 Other Coats, M    3.450     3.994     0.117     0.223     90.65     3.488     3.994     4.054     4.100     17.53    0.24
     635 Coats, W/G        5.239     9.704     0.436     0.239    -45.09     4.942     9.704     9.550     9.507     92.36    0.50
     636 Dresses           0.843     2.974     0.297     0.177    -40.24     0.975     2.974     2.954     2.855    192.80    0.10
     638 Knit Shirts, M   44.150    65.280     9.100    12.995     42.80    46.595    65.280    66.333    69.174     48.46    3.00
     639 Knit Blouses,W   52.085    63.392     8.670     8.065     -6.98    56.959    63.392    63.350    62.787     10.23    1.87
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    3.538     5.290     0.485     0.385    -20.48     2.695     5.290     4.845     5.191     92.62    1.13
     641 N-K Blouses, W    3.012     2.022     0.209     0.353     69.00     2.859     2.022     2.320     2.166    -24.23    0.19
     647 Trousers,etc M   33.269    38.316     3.969     5.112     28.81    32.154    38.316    38.913    39.459     22.72    1.92
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   41.549    58.087     4.869     7.868     61.58    41.335    58.087    60.030    61.085     47.78    3.38
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    0.524     0.234     0.000     0.001    163.75     0.512     0.234     0.234     0.234    -54.21    0.08
     652 M-MF Underwear    8.248     7.346     0.078     0.010    -87.07     8.179     7.346     7.276     7.278    -11.02    0.89
     659 Oth. MMF App.     3.941     7.573     0.494     0.747     51.13     3.515     7.573     7.682     7.825    122.63    0.21