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  ______________                          |                                     |                             September 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _EC12        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  7/2012 in Million $  |
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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          2793.876  3161.475  1800.522  1896.102      5.31  3017.007  3234.091  3246.623  3257.055      7.96    3.20
       1 Apparel        1262.909  1517.784   827.585   899.132      8.65  1392.712  1571.119  1579.341  1589.331     14.12    2.05
       2 Non-Apparel    1530.966  1643.691   972.936   996.970      2.47  1624.294  1662.971  1667.283  1667.724      2.67    6.90
      11 Yarns           173.442   194.737   118.930   124.988      5.09   187.871   201.617   202.891   200.795      6.88   13.53
      12 Fabrics         793.315   857.730   514.190   525.569      2.21   846.857   863.431   866.991   869.109      2.63   15.08
      14 Made Ups / Mis  564.209   591.223   339.816   346.413      1.94   589.567   597.924   597.401   597.820      1.40    3.53
      30 Cotton Product  735.375   796.731   472.391   474.374      0.42   787.471   802.218   800.697   798.714      1.43    1.55
      31 Cotton Apparel  368.937   418.289   248.612   260.052      4.60   396.439   429.849   429.371   429.729      8.40    1.00
      32 Cot Non-Appare  366.438   378.442   223.778   214.322     -4.23   391.032   372.369   371.326   368.986     -5.64    4.22
      40 Wool Products   719.000   864.881   447.919   492.530      9.96   791.663   892.198   898.827   909.492     14.88   18.46
      41 Wool Apparel    524.932   652.535   324.892   352.229      8.41   583.036   668.792   672.184   679.872     16.61   17.40
      42 Wool Non-Appar  194.067   212.346   123.027   140.301     14.04   208.627   223.406   226.643   229.619     10.06   22.54
      60 MMF Products   1206.877  1340.154   783.474   821.651      4.87  1288.161  1370.174  1377.639  1378.332      7.00    3.18
      61 MMF Apparel     303.802   370.340   205.775   233.108     13.28   341.411   391.064   395.846   397.673     16.48    1.35
      62 MMF Non-Appare  903.075   969.815   577.699   588.543      1.88   946.750   979.110   981.793   980.659      3.58    7.02
      80 S and V Produc  132.624   159.708    96.738   107.547     11.17   149.712   169.501   169.461   170.517     13.90    9.46
      81 S and V Appare   65.238    76.620    48.306    53.743     11.25    71.826    81.414    81.940    82.057     14.24    6.03
      82 S and V Non-Ap   67.386    83.088    48.432    53.804     11.09    77.885    88.087    87.521    88.461     13.58   20.05

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th   26.926    28.710    16.711    19.864     18.86    28.119    31.117    31.664    31.862     13.31   15.35
     201 Specialty Yarn   34.249    43.574    28.087    32.048     14.10    40.320    47.561    47.718    47.535     17.90   19.10
     218 Fab, Color Yar   44.402    44.592    28.321    25.473    -10.06    50.922    41.137    40.997    41.744    -18.02   35.05
     220 Spec. Weave, F   49.826    57.280    34.301    33.725     -1.68    54.384    56.352    56.118    56.704      4.27   31.30
     222 Knit Fabric      46.073    49.899    30.112    30.829      2.38    47.138    50.757    50.522    50.617      7.38    7.66
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  257.694   280.015   167.237   166.008     -0.74   279.272   277.170   279.401   278.786     -0.17   28.00
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa   32.618    33.870    20.560    19.985     -2.80    34.073    33.170    33.306    33.295     -2.28   10.58
     225 Blue Denim Fab   21.383    15.365     8.698     8.681     -0.20    12.486    15.875    16.123    15.347     22.91   18.27
     226 Cheesecloth,Ba    1.676     2.508     1.496     1.497      0.09     2.254     2.371     2.437     2.509     11.30    5.06
     229 Special Fabric   82.514    88.721    52.531    54.802      4.32    87.575    89.969    90.579    90.992      3.90    7.42
     239 Baby Garm / Ac    5.459     8.654     5.432     4.194    -22.79     7.779     8.945     7.815     7.416     -4.67    0.30

Cotton:
     300 Carded Cot. Ya    1.949     2.653     1.535     2.386     55.48     2.369     3.193     3.455     3.504     47.90    5.56
     313 Cotton Sheetin    5.078     8.175     4.895     4.455     -9.00     7.273     7.395     7.322     7.734      6.35    2.37
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    5.144     6.107     3.569     3.762      5.39     5.901     6.424     6.389     6.299      6.75    6.35
     317 Twill Fabric      8.050     9.830     5.656     6.812     20.44    10.233    10.773    11.041    10.986      7.35   10.85
     326 Sateen Fabric     3.664     3.014     1.620     2.194     35.41     3.509     3.358     3.345     3.588      2.26    8.92
     332 Cotton Hosiery    5.625     6.643     3.939     4.771     21.11     6.149     7.085     7.233     7.475     21.56    0.93
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,   12.458    14.467     8.812    10.580     20.06    13.323    16.359    16.394    16.235     21.85   13.92
     334 Oth. Coats, MB   14.806    19.969    10.536    11.295      7.20    17.562    20.236    20.894    20.727     18.03    1.94
     335 W/G Cot. Coats   30.159    34.770    19.239    23.955     24.51    32.415    38.884    39.377    39.486     21.81    3.25
     336 Cotton Dresses   28.948    37.949    21.475    29.983     39.62    33.375    44.943    46.071    46.457     39.20    4.11
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   23.078    31.472    18.722    21.746     16.15    28.577    34.086    33.617    34.496     20.71    0.55
     339 W/G Knit Blous   27.719    32.332    20.517    18.631     -9.20    30.430    31.238    30.558    30.445      0.05    0.43
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   61.320    72.064    42.446    43.504      2.49    67.993    72.830    72.606    73.123      7.54    2.48
     342 Cotton Skirts     7.752     8.838     5.162     5.624      8.94     8.106     8.973     9.192     9.300     14.73    1.78
     345 Cotton Sweater    8.648    10.209     6.357     6.738      5.99     9.708    10.429    10.536    10.590      9.08    1.16
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   46.914    54.388    33.002    26.176    -20.68    51.630    49.520    48.759    47.562     -7.88    0.81
     348 W/G Slacks, et   49.942    37.595    24.071    20.915    -13.11    41.524    35.078    34.960    34.439    -17.06    0.53
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ    2.773     2.932     1.397     1.538     10.07     2.550     3.019     3.111     3.073     20.50    0.40
     352 Cotton Underwe    3.036     3.461     2.056     2.869     39.57     3.292     4.102     4.089     4.274     29.85    0.17
     359 Oth. Cot. App.   15.943    17.704    10.285    12.006     16.74    17.257    19.564    19.182    19.426     12.56    1.72
     360 Pillowcases      15.232    13.944     8.121     5.719    -29.57    16.185    12.846    12.344    11.542    -28.69    3.42
     361 Cotton Sheets    63.124    53.988    30.114    23.642    -21.49    65.465    51.674    50.158    47.516    -27.42    3.34
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt   46.436    45.091    27.018    22.494    -16.74    47.111    40.704    40.644    40.567    -13.89    4.79
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu   85.474   101.791    60.418    61.306      1.47    98.344   102.481   102.728   102.679      4.41    3.08

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns       37.990    42.208    26.861    27.915      3.92    42.931    42.073    43.223    43.261      0.77   31.02
     410 Wool Woven Fab   42.733    49.117    30.117    36.577     21.45    47.850    53.916    55.818    55.577     16.15   52.86
     414 Oth Wool Fabri   32.611    38.032    22.666    25.233     11.33    36.583    39.653    39.410    40.599     10.98   54.37
     431 Wool Glov/Mitn    1.196     1.547     0.668     0.549    -17.80     1.345     1.554     1.524     1.428      6.19    5.72
     432 Wool Hosiery      5.458     5.893     2.308     2.162     -6.35     5.617     6.067     6.019     5.746      2.30   21.10
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB   55.020    76.262    42.007    52.611     25.24    67.301    83.108    84.525    86.865     29.07   20.81
     434 Oth. Coats, M/   15.863    22.803     9.133    10.530     15.29    18.630    23.585    23.972    24.200     29.90   10.78
     435 W/G Coats, Woo   70.752    89.625    44.029    40.911     -7.08    80.821    87.469    87.413    86.507      7.03   16.50
     436 Wool Dresses     34.616    44.040    23.416    26.616     13.67    40.203    44.681    45.445    47.241     17.51   34.08
     438 K Shirts,Blous   39.423    46.359    22.846    21.514     -5.83    44.412    45.937    44.795    45.027      1.39   11.37
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    2.234     2.604     1.231     1.284      4.30     2.241     2.708     2.739     2.657     18.57   19.21
     442 Wool Skirts       8.523    10.480     5.643     5.067    -10.21     9.327    10.636    10.422     9.904      6.19   18.03
     443 Wool Suits,M/B   97.186   109.806    64.514    73.010     13.17   106.002   112.545   115.286   118.302     11.60   22.91
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    2.214     2.415     1.311     0.983    -25.00     2.193     2.281     2.103     2.088     -4.80   10.91
     445 Wool Sweater,M   30.231    36.567    14.114    17.169     21.64    31.839    38.047    38.108    39.622     24.45   19.93
     446 Wool Sweater,W   46.943    66.932    25.935    24.786     -4.43    49.974    67.665    67.434    65.782     31.63   11.19
     447 Wool Trousers,   33.719    39.111    21.541    26.862     24.70    35.872    41.598    42.724    44.432     23.86   14.54
     448 Wool Slacks,W/   14.132    18.493    10.564     8.598    -18.62    16.511    17.522    17.230    16.526      0.09   16.66
     459 Oth.Wool Appar   66.673    78.512    35.124    39.281     11.83    69.840    82.362    81.531    82.668     18.37   23.25
     464 Wool Blankets    15.461     7.216     3.640     4.559     25.23    11.781     7.372     7.982     8.134    -30.95   33.64
     465 Floor Covering   63.917    74.139    38.887    45.129     16.05    67.944    78.672    78.564    80.381     18.30   12.09

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    24.234    24.583    14.318     8.915    -37.74    24.258    21.718    20.418    19.179    -20.94    5.77
     603 Yarn>85% artif    2.444     2.421     1.522     1.752     15.15     2.675     2.616     2.683     2.651     -0.90    4.09
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    4.358     4.003     1.870     2.428     29.81     3.677     4.551     4.454     4.561     24.03    4.08
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   36.608    42.171    25.194    26.890      6.73    39.084    43.776    44.620    43.868     12.24   22.53
     618 Wov Artif Fila    4.836     7.104     3.784     4.549     20.19     5.972     7.371     7.357     7.868     31.74   23.10
     619 Poly Fil Fab      5.191     5.255     2.883     3.589     24.49     4.832     5.830     5.891     5.961     23.36    3.06
     620 Oth Synth Fila   51.274    52.839    33.056    32.510     -1.65    51.085    53.065    51.879    52.292      2.36    9.97
     622 Glass Fabric     15.981    16.206     9.096     9.949      9.37    15.919    17.000    17.152    17.059      7.16   13.82
     629 Oth Stap/Fil F   18.535    19.959    11.844    11.884      0.34    19.610    19.695    19.323    19.999      1.98   19.56
     632 Hosiery          10.650     9.767     5.477     5.476     -0.02    10.729     9.473     9.548     9.766     -8.97    1.02
     634 Other Coats, M   11.893    14.389     8.045     8.914     10.79    13.457    14.832    15.322    15.257     13.37    0.89
     635 Coats, W/G       39.836    49.801    27.477    27.149     -1.19    47.590    49.207    49.902    49.473      3.96    2.59
     636 Dresses          69.477    92.070    49.589    64.800     30.67    80.607   101.971   104.384   107.281     33.09    3.63
     639 Knit Blouses,W   25.115    28.922    16.660    19.078     14.51    27.920    30.862    30.758    31.340     12.25    0.87
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.874     1.089     0.583     0.639      9.63     0.931     0.976     1.070     1.145     22.93    1.56
     644 MMF W/G Suits     0.552     0.744     0.526     0.163    -68.96     0.822     0.571     0.500     0.381    -53.66    0.44
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   11.657    13.830     7.490     9.649     28.83    12.386    15.007    15.428    15.989     29.09    0.87
     652 M-MF Underwear    5.487     5.829     3.428     3.212     -6.30     5.887     5.775     5.786     5.613     -4.67    0.64
     659 Oth. MMF App.    74.907    88.193    48.634    55.096     13.29    81.578    95.167    95.774    94.655     16.03    2.52
     665 Floor Covering  125.151   137.846    82.542    82.560      0.02   127.764   142.123   139.454   137.864      7.90   13.52
     666 Other Furnishi   12.369    11.473     5.983     7.729     29.18    12.522    12.606    12.907    13.219      5.56    0.42
     669 Other MMF Manu   22.180    25.038    15.249    15.799      3.60    23.327    24.941    25.287    25.588      9.69    2.23
     670 Flat Goods, et   86.163    81.547    45.831    48.916      6.73    84.761    81.245    83.960    84.633     -0.15    2.62

Other CWM:
     736 SILK Dresses     47.410    58.603    34.508    35.455      2.75    53.371    59.155    59.467    59.551     11.58   19.42
     758 SILK Neckwear    47.161    53.400    29.328    33.882     15.53    50.459    58.114    58.091    57.955     14.85   42.76

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         1.677     1.504     0.998     1.052      5.42     1.737     1.777     1.628     1.558    -10.33   31.42
     810 S/V Woven Fabr   47.244    53.546    32.175    32.479      0.94    52.643    54.911    54.701    53.849      2.29   41.34
     833 S/V S-T CoatsM    6.347     9.287     6.189     6.634      7.19     8.230     9.564     9.820     9.732     18.25   32.85
     834 S/VOth.CoatsM/    0.570     1.147     0.648     0.933     43.97     0.826     1.456     1.415     1.432     73.42   14.47
     835 S/V Coats W/G     6.653     6.227     4.654     4.874      4.73     7.001     6.377     6.410     6.447     -7.90    9.45
     836 S/V Dresses       6.982     7.443     5.020     5.400      7.57     7.326     7.425     7.694     7.824      6.80   12.57
     838 S/V K Shirts/B    4.756     5.523     3.918     5.001     27.64     5.505     6.209     6.491     6.605     19.99    4.52
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    6.333     6.948     4.863     4.824     -0.80     6.633     7.169     7.067     6.909      4.16    4.15
     847 S/V Trousers M    4.043     5.072     3.435     3.312     -3.58     4.348     4.867     4.892     4.949     13.80    0.94
     858 S/V Neckwear      6.765     8.103     4.389     2.927    -33.31     7.507     7.598     7.076     6.641    -11.53   49.18
     859 Oth. S/V Appar   17.167    20.882    11.477    15.035     31.01    19.024    23.701    24.066    24.440     28.47   14.44
     870 Luggage Silk/V    2.258     2.583     1.290     1.330      3.12     2.379     2.382     2.415     2.623     10.25    3.23
     871 HBags FGoods S    4.836     4.034     2.606     3.475     33.36     4.741     3.879     3.793     4.903      3.43   14.62
     899 Other S/V Manu   11.098    21.195    11.261    15.261     35.52    16.183    24.830    24.657    25.195     55.69   13.74