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  ______________                          |                                     |                             September 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | GERMANY      |                         |    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           266.471   286.363   166.794   168.541      1.05   280.849   289.115   289.184   288.110      2.59    0.28
       1 Apparel          24.694    26.974    14.734    13.684     -7.13    25.742    26.876    26.985    25.924      0.71    0.03
       2 Non-Apparel     241.776   259.389   152.060   154.857      1.84   255.106   262.239   262.199   262.186      2.78    1.09
      11 Yarns            44.899    46.562    26.099    26.127      0.11    44.364    48.027    47.449    46.590      5.02    3.14
      12 Fabrics         160.882   176.427   105.960   107.380      1.34   175.429   176.357   176.709   177.847      1.38    3.09
      14 Made Ups / Mis   35.995    36.400    20.002    21.350      6.74    35.313    37.855    38.042    37.748      6.90    0.22
      30 Cotton Product   30.458    34.158    20.113    18.980     -5.63    33.469    33.396    32.648    33.025     -1.33    0.06
      31 Cotton Apparel    5.058     6.313     3.678     3.555     -3.35     5.731     6.512     6.282     6.190      8.00    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Appare   25.400    27.845    16.435    15.425     -6.15    27.738    26.884    26.365    26.835     -3.26    0.31
      40 Wool Products    21.619    21.749    10.596    12.979     22.49    20.237    24.379    24.461    24.132     19.25    0.49
      41 Wool Apparel      4.923     4.991     1.827     1.606    -12.08     4.674     4.853     4.884     4.770      2.05    0.12
      42 Wool Non-Appar   16.697    16.759     8.770    11.373     29.69    15.563    19.526    19.576    19.362     24.41    1.90
      60 MMF Products    210.615   225.733   133.085   134.102      0.76   222.504   226.660   227.540   226.750      1.91    0.52
      61 MMF Apparel      13.789    14.557     8.491     7.980     -6.02    14.306    14.541    14.896    14.046     -1.82    0.05
      62 MMF Non-Appare  196.826   211.176   124.594   126.122      1.23   208.197   212.119   212.644   212.704      2.16    1.52
      80 S and V Produc    3.779     4.723     3.000     2.480    -17.33     4.639     4.679     4.536     4.203     -9.39    0.23
      81 S and V Appare    0.925     1.113     0.738     0.543    -26.45     1.030     0.969     0.923     0.918    -10.88    0.07
      82 S and V Non-Ap    2.853     3.610     2.262     1.937    -14.36     3.608     3.710     3.613     3.285     -8.96    0.74

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th   11.117    10.707     5.925     6.401      8.04    10.506    10.839    11.091    11.184      6.45    5.39
     201 Specialty Yarn    3.227     4.192     2.290     1.707    -25.50     3.736     4.066     3.875     3.608     -3.44    1.45
     222 Knit Fabric       5.478     9.666     6.361     4.924    -22.59     8.800     8.864     8.444     8.230     -6.48    1.25
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   86.445    96.910    58.703    57.035     -2.84    95.462    94.970    95.250    95.242     -0.23    9.57
     229 Special Fabric   24.604    24.012    13.371    15.689     17.34    23.958    25.655    25.916    26.330      9.90    2.15

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin    2.261     3.888     2.022     2.303     13.89     3.054     3.826     3.853     4.169     36.50    1.28
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    1.677     1.464     0.769     0.558    -27.40     1.597     1.402     1.346     1.253    -21.52    1.26
     317 Twill Fabric      1.607     2.337     1.686     1.904     12.96     2.536     2.672     2.632     2.555      0.77    2.52
     360 Pillowcases       0.297     0.287     0.139     0.081    -41.97     0.358     0.263     0.241     0.229    -35.99    0.07
     361 Cotton Sheets     1.383     1.166     0.532     0.300    -43.70     1.648     1.041     0.956     0.933    -43.37    0.07
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    8.066     8.222     5.224     3.320    -36.46     7.989     6.701     6.449     6.317    -20.93    0.19

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        5.971     6.042     3.145     3.998     27.13     5.539     7.024     6.896     6.895     24.48    4.94
     410 Wool Woven Fab    0.627     1.913     1.124     0.594    -47.20     1.475     1.854     1.787     1.382     -6.32    1.31
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    4.269     5.534     3.043     3.678     20.86     5.184     5.879     6.189     6.169     19.01    8.26
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.280     0.357     0.133     0.082    -38.09     0.321     0.313     0.306     0.306     -4.70    0.08
     459 Oth.Wool Appar    1.938     1.812     0.749     0.524    -29.94     1.676     1.780     1.751     1.588     -5.23    0.45
     465 Floor Covering    5.620     2.995     1.328     2.950    122.16     3.146     4.502     4.429     4.618     46.78    0.69

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     3.611     3.192     2.041     1.037    -49.19     3.268     2.568     2.430     2.188    -33.05    0.66
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    2.265     2.356     0.874     1.444     65.27     1.832     2.689     2.802     2.927     59.78    2.62
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   18.303    19.590    11.605    11.425     -1.55    19.171    20.402    19.869    19.410      1.25    9.97
     620 Oth Synth Fila    8.079     6.243     4.197     5.080     21.03     6.911     6.986     6.961     7.125      3.10    1.36
     622 Glass Fabric      4.754     4.723     2.710     3.653     34.79     4.774     5.623     5.539     5.665     18.66    4.59
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.643     8.427     5.075     4.900     -3.44     8.424     8.716     9.068     8.252     -2.04    0.22
     666 Other Furnishi    2.733     1.957     1.031     1.688     63.75     2.417     2.323     2.623     2.614      8.15    0.08
     669 Other MMF Manu    5.812     5.099     3.156     3.146     -0.33     4.965     4.689     5.140     5.089      2.50    0.44

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     899 Other S/V Manu    1.165     2.122     1.402     1.087    -22.49     2.033     2.101     2.089     1.807    -11.12    0.99