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  ______________                          |                                     |                                  July 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  5/2012 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  5/2012
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2010      2011     5/2011    5/2012  % Change    5/2011    3/2012    4/2012    5/2012  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           231.670   237.636    92.425    91.685     -0.80   237.849   239.331   238.580   236.896    -0.40    0.44
       1 Apparel         220.353   221.937    83.990    83.855     -0.16   220.439   223.734   223.461   221.803     0.62    0.94
       2 Non-Apparel      11.317    15.699     8.435     7.829     -7.18    17.410    15.597    15.120    15.093   -13.31    0.05
      11 Yarns             0.445     0.482     0.142     0.263     85.81     0.382     0.562     0.553     0.604    58.11    0.02
      12 Fabrics           9.066    13.833     7.607     6.545    -13.96    15.106    13.381    12.997    12.772   -15.45    0.13
      14 Made Ups / Misc   1.807     1.383     0.687     1.021     48.69     1.922     1.654     1.569     1.718   -10.63    0.01
      30 Cotton Products 145.222   129.619    53.136    51.111     -3.81   140.361   130.221   129.703   127.593    -9.10    0.69
      31 Cotton Apparel  144.272   129.095    52.961    50.624     -4.41   139.550   129.526   128.955   126.758    -9.17    1.06
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.950     0.524     0.176     0.487    177.25     0.811     0.695     0.747     0.836     3.06    0.01
      40 Wool Products     1.008     0.793     0.244     0.318     29.92     0.999     0.875     0.844     0.866   -13.28    0.26
      41 Wool Apparel      0.485     0.266     0.082     0.040    -51.89     0.528     0.271     0.250     0.224   -57.64    0.09
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.523     0.527     0.162     0.278     71.30     0.471     0.604     0.594     0.643    36.49    0.85
      60 MMF Products     84.657   106.768    38.825    39.906      2.78    95.739   107.648   107.594   107.848    12.65    0.32
      61 MMF Apparel      75.441    92.510    30.924    33.164      7.25    80.229    93.867    94.183    94.751    18.10    0.87
      62 MMF Non-Apparel   9.217    14.258     7.902     6.741    -14.68    15.510    13.781    13.411    13.097   -15.55    0.06
      80 S and V Product   0.782     0.456     0.219     0.350     59.99     0.750     0.587     0.440     0.588   -21.59    0.09
      81 S and V Apparel   0.154     0.066     0.023     0.028     18.59     0.131     0.070     0.072     0.071   -46.20    0.02
      82 S and V Non-App   0.628     0.390     0.196     0.323     64.91     0.618     0.517     0.368     0.517   -16.36    0.16

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.710     1.285     0.441     0.743     68.56     0.962     1.431     1.442     1.587    65.05    0.09
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   2.382     8.134     4.164     4.968     19.29     6.021     9.609     9.245     8.938    48.44    0.31
     229 Special Fabric    4.926     3.201     2.835     0.235    -91.72     7.369     0.829     0.696     0.601   -91.85    0.02
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.850     0.476     0.257     0.142    -44.74     1.015     0.393     0.380     0.361   -64.42    0.81
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   8.334     7.479     2.531     2.982     17.85     8.331     7.801     7.875     7.930    -4.81    1.05

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    1.187     0.758     0.006     0.065    923.91     0.693     0.816     0.816     0.817    17.80    0.21
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.574     1.119     0.808     0.277    -65.75     1.092     0.738     0.631     0.588   -46.15    0.10
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    9.276     6.650     2.867     2.523    -12.00     8.366     6.616     6.607     6.306   -24.63    0.58
     339 W/G Knit Blouse  14.038    10.430     5.525     2.858    -48.28    13.436     9.146     8.411     7.762   -42.23    0.68
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  15.415    19.491     7.100     7.503      5.67    17.518    20.166    20.825    19.893    13.56    3.12
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   0.588     0.934     0.435     0.291    -33.20     0.837     0.836     0.790     0.790    -5.68    0.39
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.830     0.756     0.643     0.660      2.74     1.213     0.829     0.753     0.774   -36.21    0.57
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  35.575    29.650    12.433    11.345     -8.75    34.481    28.318    27.564    28.562   -17.17    2.75
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  54.293    44.956    18.587    19.060      2.54    48.445    46.592    46.878    45.429    -6.23    3.05
     352 Cotton Underwea   0.071     0.170     0.009     0.835   9122.87     0.071     0.694     0.895     0.996  1299.69    0.06
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    3.054     6.563     1.960     2.088      6.50     4.305     6.715     6.623     6.690    55.41    1.27

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.425     0.448     0.128     0.255     99.42     0.363     0.531     0.523     0.575    58.26    1.95
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.272     0.030     0.000     0.000    -16.67     0.272     0.030     0.030     0.030   -88.95    0.12
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.000     0.006     0.000     0.000    400.00     0.000     0.006     0.006     0.006  1729.41    0.65
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.034     0.045     0.000     0.000     22.22     0.034     0.045     0.045     0.045    31.53    0.72
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.011     0.031     0.000     0.001   3850.00     0.011     0.031     0.031     0.031   198.82    0.12

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Filam   0.533     0.944     0.112     0.528    370.22     0.390     1.251     1.352     1.360   248.98    0.13
     632 Hosiery           0.753     0.611     0.261     0.221    -15.09     0.813     0.571     0.575     0.572   -29.65    0.09
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.223     1.612     0.102     0.091    -10.93     1.237     1.581     1.596     1.601    29.37    0.40
     635 Coats, W/G        2.737     4.183     0.549     0.166    -69.72     2.238     3.918     3.813     3.800    69.84    0.74
     636 Dresses           0.699     1.929     1.175     0.492    -58.12     1.615     1.592     1.293     1.246   -22.85    0.10
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  14.640    20.657     8.331    12.889     54.70    16.727    23.312    24.216    25.214    50.74    3.07
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  17.844    19.083     6.796     6.683     -1.66    19.715    18.111    18.681    18.970    -3.78    2.03
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    1.386     1.735     0.853     0.262    -69.32     1.083     1.510     1.360     1.143     5.54    0.88
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   0.683     0.478     0.209     0.363     73.28     0.509     0.563     0.509     0.631    24.05    0.25
     647 Trousers,etc MB  12.319    13.171     5.471     3.935    -28.08    12.546    12.668    11.915    11.635    -7.26    2.26
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   11.836    13.115     3.768     5.324     41.29    12.094    13.681    14.182    14.671    21.31    3.46
     650 Dress Gown,Robe   0.600     0.242     0.000     0.001   1100.00     0.589     0.243     0.243     0.243   -58.79    0.09
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.181     2.427     0.050     0.011    -77.62     3.090     2.391     2.391     2.389   -22.70    0.36
     659 Oth. MMF App.     5.911    11.276     2.681     2.200    -17.95     6.092    11.875    11.614    10.794    77.20    0.42