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  ______________                          |                                     |                             September 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | ITALY        |                         |    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          1423.897  1640.879   924.592   979.486      5.94  1547.343  1678.738  1688.866  1695.772      9.59    1.67
       1 Apparel         915.208  1101.142   604.000   644.091      6.64  1005.933  1130.435  1135.577  1141.233     13.45    1.47
       2 Non-Apparel     508.688   539.737   320.592   335.395      4.62   541.410   548.303   553.289   554.540      2.43    2.30
      11 Yarns            59.362    62.319    39.070    35.993     -7.88    63.872    60.491    60.594    59.242     -7.25    3.99
      12 Fabrics         272.057   295.772   176.175   184.285      4.60   288.975   302.569   303.466   303.882      5.16    5.27
      14 Made Ups / Mis  177.268   181.646   105.347   115.117      9.27   188.563   185.243   189.229   191.416      1.51    1.13
      30 Cotton Product  410.369   452.110   270.943   268.862     -0.77   440.194   450.835   450.757   450.029      2.23    0.87
      31 Cotton Apparel  255.574   286.621   171.496   169.191     -1.34   272.495   286.268   285.068   284.317      4.34    0.66
      32 Cot Non-Appare  154.795   165.489    99.448    99.671      0.22   167.699   164.567   165.689   165.712     -1.19    1.90
      40 Wool Products   498.218   604.420   319.081   348.079      9.09   551.152   620.971   627.319   633.417     14.93   12.86
      41 Wool Apparel    418.127   526.575   269.917   292.461      8.35   467.551   540.139   543.582   549.119     17.45   14.05
      42 Wool Non-Appar   80.091    77.845    49.165    55.618     13.13    83.601    80.832    83.738    84.298      0.83    8.27
      60 MMF Products    444.785   500.184   283.620   305.300      7.64   476.713   517.362   521.391   521.863      9.47    1.20
      61 MMF Apparel     196.447   234.119   128.794   147.487     14.51   215.592   248.440   251.586   252.812     17.26    0.86
      62 MMF Non-Appare  248.337   266.065   154.827   157.813      1.93   261.121   268.921   269.804   269.051      3.04    1.93
      80 S and V Produc   70.525    84.165    50.947    57.245     12.36    79.285    89.570    89.399    90.463     14.10    5.02
      81 S and V Appare   45.060    53.827    33.794    34.952      3.42    50.296    55.587    55.341    54.984      9.32    4.04
      82 S and V Non-Ap   25.465    30.338    17.153    22.293     29.97    28.989    33.983    34.059    35.479     22.39    8.04

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    4.130     5.732     3.329     4.060     21.95     4.948     6.203     6.410     6.463     30.62    3.11
     201 Specialty Yarn    7.708     7.387     4.755     6.042     27.07     7.974     8.957     8.916     8.674      8.77    3.49
     218 Fab, Color Yar   33.548    33.181    21.121    19.010    -10.00    38.954    30.432    30.312    31.069    -20.24   26.09
     220 Spec. Weave, F   27.538    29.368    16.919    19.393     14.63    27.885    30.691    30.883    31.843     14.19   17.58
     222 Knit Fabric      29.961    31.248    19.292    19.483      0.99    30.326    32.185    31.633    31.439      3.67    4.76
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   33.364    43.052    23.554    24.392      3.56    38.100    45.760    44.850    43.890     15.20    4.41
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa   12.485    15.215     9.276     8.584     -7.45    14.442    14.670    14.734    14.524      0.56    4.61
     225 Blue Denim Fab   20.417    14.913     8.461     8.093     -4.35    12.044    15.234    15.429    14.545     20.76   17.31
     229 Special Fabric   13.250    14.566     9.127     7.950    -12.89    14.277    13.228    13.276    13.390     -6.21    1.09

Cotton:
     317 Twill Fabric      5.201     5.314     2.807     3.632     29.39     5.830     5.789     6.092     6.139      5.31    6.06
     326 Sateen Fabric     2.918     1.967     0.975     1.512     55.13     2.553     2.317     2.369     2.504     -1.89    6.22
     332 Cotton Hosiery    3.538     4.104     2.501     2.964     18.53     3.864     4.330     4.364     4.567     18.18    0.57
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,   10.289    11.278     6.927     8.575     23.79    10.431    12.873    13.045    12.926     23.92   11.08
     335 W/G Cot. Coats   17.189    21.100    12.176    11.304     -7.17    20.287    20.613    20.282    20.228     -0.29    1.67
     336 Cotton Dresses   18.012    23.975    13.271    19.534     47.20    20.901    28.780    29.362    30.238     44.67    2.67
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   49.364    57.274    34.230    33.277     -2.78    54.428    57.050    56.665    56.321      3.48    1.91
     342 Cotton Skirts     4.642     6.230     3.500     3.865     10.40     5.397     6.393     6.457     6.595     22.18    1.26
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   43.415    50.228    30.651    23.038    -24.84    47.755    45.082    44.016    42.614    -10.77    0.73
     348 W/G Slacks, et   40.911    30.844    19.880    15.928    -19.88    33.994    27.792    27.640    26.892    -20.89    0.41
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    8.390     8.580     4.985     5.896     18.28     8.776     9.557     9.444     9.491      8.15    0.84
     360 Pillowcases       4.160     3.850     2.383     2.404      0.90     4.340     3.850     3.784     3.871    -10.81    1.15
     361 Cotton Sheets    14.628    14.068     8.268     8.361      1.12    15.852    14.465    14.026    14.161    -10.67    0.99
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt   14.209    13.713     8.035     7.927     -1.34    14.757    13.495    13.626    13.605     -7.80    1.61
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu   29.347    43.600    26.118    26.779      2.53    39.598    44.398    44.565    44.261     11.78    1.33

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns       24.344    26.670    18.074    16.853     -6.76    28.070    24.248    25.295    25.448     -9.34   18.25
     410 Wool Woven Fab   34.168    36.898    23.058    29.760     29.06    37.054    41.564    43.463    43.600     17.67   41.47
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    4.118     4.958     3.106     3.717     19.66     4.736     5.922     5.486     5.568     17.57    7.46
     431 Wool Glov/Mitn    0.826     0.956     0.453     0.362    -20.03     0.923     0.963     0.911     0.866     -6.21    3.47
     432 Wool Hosiery      3.621     3.932     1.542     1.399     -9.25     3.633     4.070     4.042     3.789      4.30   13.92
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB   50.008    70.700    39.332    48.592     23.54    61.870    76.838    77.926    79.960     29.24   19.16
     434 Oth. Coats, M/   13.416    20.049     8.359     9.145      9.40    16.342    20.438    20.702    20.835     27.49    9.28
     435 W/G Coats, Woo   51.267    63.022    32.454    30.898     -4.79    58.085    62.500    62.748    61.467      5.82   11.72
     436 Wool Dresses     26.301    35.089    18.760    20.395      8.72    30.796    35.190    35.807    36.724     19.25   26.49
     438 K Shirts,Blous   33.732    40.274    20.115    18.862     -6.23    38.076    40.045    39.038    39.021      2.48    9.86
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    1.523     1.887     0.966     0.903     -6.56     1.617     1.905     1.917     1.823     12.77   13.18
     442 Wool Skirts       5.840     7.240     4.159     3.654    -12.14     6.529     7.194     6.983     6.735      3.16   12.26
     443 Wool Suits,M/B   90.271   102.881    60.431    67.786     12.17    98.525   105.959   107.792   110.237     11.89   21.35
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    1.943     2.231     1.210     0.875    -27.62     1.922     2.124     1.955     1.897     -1.33    9.91
     445 Wool Sweater,M   22.690    26.238    10.875    13.466     23.82    23.505    27.395    27.650    28.828     22.65   14.50
     446 Wool Sweater,W   35.169    52.054    20.087    18.775     -6.53    37.063    52.343    52.358    50.742     36.91    8.64
     447 Wool Trousers,   30.005    33.150    17.822    23.071     29.45    30.239    35.627    36.810    38.400     26.99   12.57
     448 Wool Slacks,W/   11.708    15.245     9.082     6.826    -24.84    13.822    14.104    13.740    12.989     -6.02   13.09
     459 Oth.Wool Appar   39.338    50.832    23.832    27.211     14.18    43.902    52.699    52.572    54.211     23.48   15.24
     464 Wool Blankets    13.123     4.599     2.328     2.711     16.44     9.106     4.597     4.910     4.981    -45.29   20.60
     465 Floor Covering    3.447     3.978     2.293     2.026    -11.65     3.869     3.626     3.651     3.711     -4.10    0.56

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    16.651    16.852     9.546     4.738    -50.37    16.861    14.068    12.999    12.044    -28.57    3.62
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    2.350     2.212     1.145     2.299    100.87     2.111     3.174     3.418     3.367     59.47    1.73
     618 Wov Artif Fila    3.704     5.956     2.976     3.908     31.31     4.659     6.469     6.418     6.888     47.84   20.22
     620 Oth Synth Fila    6.613     8.556     5.321     4.311    -18.99     8.686     7.430     7.519     7.546    -13.12    1.44
     622 Glass Fabric      4.256     2.943     1.633     1.756      7.55     3.792     2.883     2.986     3.066    -19.14    2.48
     629 Oth Stap/Fil F   11.315    11.921     7.051     7.166      1.62    11.387    12.003    11.783    12.036      5.70   11.77
     632 Hosiery           9.046     8.253     4.584     4.495     -1.93     9.171     7.904     8.014     8.164    -10.98    0.86
     635 Coats, W/G       24.217    28.840    15.554    14.209     -8.65    27.464    27.787    27.854    27.494      0.11    1.44
     636 Dresses          48.618    61.494    32.933    45.156     37.11    53.772    70.152    72.013    73.716     37.09    2.49
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.827     0.961     0.495     0.604     21.83     0.828     0.897     0.997     1.069     29.14    1.46
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.502     3.480     2.107     1.693    -19.64     3.728     3.349     3.278     3.066    -17.75    0.35
     659 Oth. MMF App.    47.197    57.888    30.852    35.125     13.85    52.503    61.142    61.892    62.161     18.40    1.65
     665 Floor Covering    5.910     7.740     4.666     4.512     -3.28     6.913     6.946     7.363     7.587      9.75    0.74
     666 Other Furnishi    3.181     3.699     2.134     1.946     -8.85     3.667     3.529     3.454     3.510     -4.30    0.11
     669 Other MMF Manu    4.385     5.780     3.645     3.661      0.44     5.282     5.766     5.888     5.796      9.73    0.51
     670 Flat Goods, et   74.658    68.963    39.509    42.563      7.73    74.223    68.941    71.672    72.016     -2.97    2.23

Other CWM:
     758 SILK Neckwear    36.244    39.420    20.745    25.164     21.30    36.765    43.315    43.325    43.840     19.24   32.35

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.335     0.428     0.216     0.334     54.92     0.417     0.561     0.560     0.546     30.90   11.02
     810 S/V Woven Fabr   17.222    20.362    12.105    11.896     -1.73    19.780    20.462    20.344    20.153      1.89   15.47
     833 S/V S-T CoatsM    5.781     8.753     5.722     6.203      8.40     7.609     9.112     9.348     9.234     21.37   31.17
     835 S/V Coats W/G     4.780     4.784     3.537     3.272     -7.50     5.218     4.599     4.532     4.518    -13.41    6.62
     836 S/V Dresses       4.258     4.722     3.156     3.057     -3.14     4.470     4.497     4.531     4.623      3.43    7.43
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    4.149     5.284     3.604     3.352     -6.99     4.959     5.212     5.137     5.032      1.46    3.02
     847 S/V Trousers M    2.840     3.881     2.715     2.580     -4.99     3.476     3.706     3.733     3.746      7.76    0.72
     858 S/V Neckwear      6.202     7.417     4.064     2.483    -38.91     6.889     6.822     6.277     5.835    -15.29   43.21
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    9.600    10.966     5.889     7.430     26.17    10.336    12.301    12.500    12.507     21.00    7.39
     871 HBags FGoods S    2.994     2.944     1.931     2.613     35.31     3.633     2.628     2.577     3.626     -0.18   10.81
     899 Other S/V Manu    3.835     4.929     2.100     6.738    220.79     3.792     8.753     8.976     9.566    152.28    5.22