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  ______________                          |                                     |                             September 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | IRELAND      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  7/2012 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  7/2012
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2010      2011     7/2011    7/2012  % Change    7/2011    5/2012    6/2012    7/2012  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total             5.587     8.936     5.280     2.349    -55.52     8.229     9.469     7.968     6.005   -27.02    0.01
       1 Apparel           0.533     0.466     0.161     0.189     17.73     0.553     0.485     0.494     0.494   -10.55    0.00
       2 Non-Apparel       5.054     8.471     5.119     2.159    -57.82     7.676     8.983     7.474     5.511   -28.21    0.02
      11 Yarns             0.016     0.031     0.017     0.005    -70.29     0.030     0.018     0.018     0.019   -36.47    0.00
      12 Fabrics           4.601     7.628     4.719     1.723    -63.50     7.015     8.056     6.596     4.632   -33.97    0.05
      14 Made Ups / Misc   0.437     0.812     0.383     0.432     12.66     0.632     0.909     0.860     0.860    36.17    0.00
      30 Cotton Products   0.083     0.164     0.055     0.083     51.51     0.123     0.172     0.179     0.192    55.77    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.071     0.110     0.047     0.048      2.75     0.107     0.113     0.113     0.112     4.53    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.012     0.053     0.008     0.035    343.36     0.016     0.060     0.066     0.080   394.75    0.00
      40 Wool Products     0.817     1.011     0.429     0.439      2.41     0.953     1.024     1.013     1.021     7.13    0.31
      41 Wool Apparel      0.411     0.310     0.091     0.081    -10.37     0.403     0.289     0.297     0.300   -25.56    0.12
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.406     0.701     0.338     0.358      5.84     0.550     0.735     0.716     0.721    31.12    0.95
      60 MMF Products      4.331     7.510     4.676     1.717    -63.28     6.905     8.031     6.485     4.551   -34.10    0.01
      61 MMF Apparel       0.034     0.028     0.011     0.048    335.43     0.021     0.065     0.066     0.065   204.94    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Apparel   4.297     7.483     4.665     1.669    -64.23     6.884     7.966     6.419     4.486   -34.83    0.02
      80 S and V Product   0.355     0.252     0.121     0.110     -8.77     0.247     0.241     0.291     0.242    -2.38    0.04
      81 S and V Apparel   0.017     0.018     0.012     0.012     -4.56     0.021     0.019     0.018     0.018   -16.74    0.01
      82 S and V Non-App   0.339     0.234     0.109     0.099     -9.24     0.226     0.222     0.273     0.224    -1.04    0.07

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   3.908     7.098     4.426     0.954    -78.44     6.492     7.063     5.553     3.626   -44.15    0.13

Wool:
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.153     0.231     0.125     0.124     -0.72     0.198     0.223     0.226     0.230    16.26    2.89
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   0.155     0.022     0.012     0.021     68.13     0.129     0.022     0.029     0.030   -76.49    0.05
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.045     0.058     0.021     0.022      2.88     0.050     0.056     0.056     0.059    17.09    0.23
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.022     0.028     0.003     0.001    -56.48     0.022     0.027     0.027     0.027    20.80    0.43
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.079     0.100     0.015     0.015      1.16     0.086     0.097     0.101     0.101    17.32    0.38
     459 Oth.Wool Appare   0.102     0.095     0.038     0.021    -45.62     0.110     0.080     0.078     0.078   -29.18    0.35
     465 Floor Coverings   0.201     0.410     0.177     0.217     22.40     0.278     0.466     0.444     0.450    62.05    2.13