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  ______________                          |                                     |                             September 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | GERMANY      |                         |    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           319.212   318.491   200.514   181.570     -9.45   336.143   301.861   302.304   299.547   -10.89    0.56
       1 Apparel           3.851     4.059     2.444     2.264     -7.37     3.919     4.065     4.264     3.878    -1.04    0.02
       2 Non-Apparel     315.362   314.433   198.070   179.306     -9.47   332.224   297.796   298.040   295.669   -11.00    0.97
      11 Yarns            53.125    50.111    30.766    31.409      2.09    50.189    52.910    52.185    50.755     1.13    1.80
      12 Fabrics         249.098   251.111   158.869   140.454    -11.59   268.365   233.047   233.434   232.695   -13.29    2.38
      14 Made Ups / Misc  13.139    13.211     8.434     7.443    -11.76    13.670    11.839    12.421    12.219   -10.62    0.07
      30 Cotton Products  11.317    12.409     7.435     8.842     18.93    12.545    13.621    13.262    13.816    10.13    0.07
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.370     0.543     0.272     0.307     12.67     0.453     0.577     0.573     0.578    27.40    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  10.947    11.866     7.163     8.535     19.17    12.092    13.045    12.689    13.239     9.49    0.20
      40 Wool Products     2.213     2.539     1.494     1.508      0.91     2.502     2.493     2.577     2.552     2.02    0.79
      41 Wool Apparel      0.192     0.223     0.112     0.075    -33.03     0.215     0.202     0.196     0.186   -13.48    0.07
      42 Wool Non-Appare   2.022     2.316     1.382     1.433      3.66     2.287     2.291     2.381     2.366     3.48    3.11
      60 MMF Products    304.569   301.635   190.230   169.486    -10.90   319.154   283.462   284.087   280.891   -11.99    0.82
      61 MMF Apparel       3.229     3.198     2.001     1.843     -7.88     3.169     3.209     3.419     3.040    -4.08    0.03
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 301.340   298.437   188.228   167.643    -10.94   315.984   280.254   280.667   277.851   -12.07    1.19
      80 S and V Product   1.113     1.909     1.355     1.733     27.93     1.942     2.285     2.378     2.287    17.76    0.36
      81 S and V Apparel   0.060     0.095     0.058     0.038    -34.40     0.081     0.078     0.075     0.075    -7.91    0.02
      82 S and V Non-App   1.053     1.814     1.297     1.695     30.72     1.861     2.207     2.303     2.213    18.88    0.66

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   2.547     2.678     1.570     1.571      0.09     2.727     2.783     2.686     2.680    -1.75    2.17
     201 Specialty Yarns   0.987     1.274     0.811     0.847      4.36     1.159     1.319     1.278     1.310    12.98    0.29
     222 Knit Fabric       3.599     7.082     4.887     3.206    -34.40     6.486     6.209     5.688     5.401   -16.73    0.32
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 203.360   208.800   132.623   112.706    -15.02   223.365   189.390   190.772   188.883   -15.44    6.53
     229 Special Fabric   31.341    24.046    14.081    16.205     15.09    26.760    25.936    25.523    26.170    -2.21    1.06

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting   0.779     1.328     0.715     1.085     51.61     1.034     1.410     1.447     1.697    64.08    0.71
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   0.966     0.592     0.214     0.286     33.79     0.706     0.698     0.685     0.665    -5.82    0.62
     317 Twill Fabric      1.079     0.984     0.703     1.105     57.12     1.330     1.345     1.370     1.385     4.20    1.97
     360 Pillowcases       0.036     0.034     0.019     0.010    -45.77     0.044     0.027     0.026     0.025   -43.69    0.01
     361 Cotton Sheets     0.380     0.296     0.132     0.072    -45.04     0.445     0.258     0.246     0.237   -46.78    0.02
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   3.921     4.110     2.812     1.446    -48.57     4.245     2.935     2.843     2.744   -35.36    0.09

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.360     1.230     0.673     0.832     23.66     1.231     1.372     1.320     1.389    12.89    4.64
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.036     0.160     0.094     0.042    -55.20     0.116     0.161     0.155     0.108    -6.65    0.93
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.494     0.835     0.571     0.305    -46.49     0.830     0.663     0.627     0.570   -31.34    7.17
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.007     0.012     0.005     0.002    -53.30     0.010     0.010     0.010     0.009    -5.54    0.04
     459 Oth.Wool Appare   0.076     0.099     0.057     0.031    -45.52     0.088     0.092     0.083     0.073   -16.54    0.33
     465 Floor Coverings   0.100     0.076     0.038     0.217    463.35     0.080     0.079     0.237     0.254   219.21    1.20

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     3.835     2.940     1.941     0.853    -56.04     3.130     2.235     2.138     1.852   -40.84    0.31
     604 Yarn>85% Synth.   2.527     0.906     0.314     1.175    274.03     0.953     1.325     1.544     1.767    85.48    0.76
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   41.407    40.657    25.274    26.054      3.09    40.712    43.514    42.831    41.438     1.78    4.56
     620 Oth Synth Filam   2.035     2.373     1.738     1.251    -28.03     2.351     2.009     1.980     1.886   -19.78    0.18
     622 Glass Fabric      2.903     2.567     1.729     2.195     26.95     2.822     2.646     2.549     3.033     7.49    3.52
     659 Oth. MMF App.     3.012     2.942     1.850     1.671     -9.65     2.911     2.966     3.158     2.763    -5.09    0.11
     666 Other Furnishin   1.234     0.877     0.555     0.484    -12.90     1.267     0.765     0.805     0.805   -36.45    0.01
     669 Other MMF Manuf   5.952     5.304     3.269     2.967     -9.25     5.078     4.666     5.060     5.001    -1.51    0.12

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     899 Other S/V Manuf   0.827     1.706     1.237     1.611     30.26     1.752     2.066     2.169     2.080    18.77    0.97