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  ______________                          |                                     |                                  July 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  5/2012 in Million $  |
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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           802.968   919.468   317.248   333.084      4.99   829.039   938.245   942.656   935.304     12.82    0.92
       1 Apparel         789.497   903.215   310.745   325.226      4.66   813.147   920.986   925.219   917.697     12.86    1.18
       2 Non-Apparel      13.472    16.253     6.503     7.858     20.83    15.892    17.259    17.437    17.608     10.79    0.07
      11 Yarns             2.372     3.328     1.008     1.672     65.83     2.379     3.739     3.732     3.991     67.80    0.27
      12 Fabrics           5.183     8.173     3.693     3.774      2.20     7.750     8.622     8.663     8.254      6.51    0.14
      14 Made Ups / Mis    5.917     4.752     1.802     2.412     33.84     5.764     4.897     5.042     5.362     -6.97    0.03
      30 Cotton Product  576.628   624.408   224.156   226.221      0.92   581.410   637.510   636.995   626.473      7.75    1.20
      31 Cotton Apparel  574.694   622.829   223.723   224.953      0.55   579.733   635.687   634.952   624.059      7.65    1.43
      32 Cot Non-Appare    1.933     1.580     0.433     1.268    192.66     1.677     1.823     2.044     2.414     43.95    0.03
      40 Wool Products    11.600    11.216     2.810     3.290     17.07    11.937    11.815    11.735    11.696     -2.02    0.24
      41 Wool Apparel      5.973     5.589     0.852     0.962     12.91     6.161     5.817     5.792     5.699     -7.50    0.14
      42 Wool Non-Appar    5.627     5.627     1.958     2.328     18.88     5.777     5.998     5.943     5.997      3.81    0.60
      60 MMF Products    213.195   282.821    89.813   103.000     14.68   234.427   287.808   292.874   296.009     26.27    0.69
      61 MMF Apparel     207.907   274.466    85.997    99.109     15.25   226.699   279.133   284.104   287.578     26.85    0.99
      62 MMF Non-Appare    5.288     8.356     3.816     3.891      1.97     7.728     8.675     8.770     8.431      9.10    0.06
      80 S and V Produc    1.545     1.022     0.468     0.573     22.42     1.265     1.111     1.051     1.127    -10.93    0.06
      81 S and V Appare    0.922     0.332     0.172     0.201     17.05     0.554     0.348     0.371     0.361    -34.79    0.03
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.624     0.690     0.296     0.372     25.54     0.711     0.763     0.680     0.765      7.66    0.18

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.685     0.939     0.398     0.689     73.06     0.886     1.086     1.100     1.230     38.79    0.19
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    0.781     1.740     0.903     0.944      4.55     1.515     1.947     1.874     1.781     17.58    0.18
     229 Special Fabric    2.540     1.449     1.231     0.167    -86.40     3.446     0.469     0.430     0.386    -88.81    0.03
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    0.959     0.526     0.268     0.375     39.92     1.017     0.444     0.640     0.633    -37.75    0.64
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   22.099    27.801     8.226    10.081     22.55    22.195    29.177    29.443    29.656     33.61    1.19

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    2.920     2.177     0.077     0.197    155.02     1.547     2.306     2.297     2.297     48.45    0.18
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.947     1.900     1.171     0.624    -46.73     1.644     1.616     1.410     1.353    -17.68    0.12
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   65.508    65.789    22.300    20.700     -7.17    64.846    66.419    66.728    64.189     -1.01    0.99
     339 W/G Knit Blous   71.419    61.059    27.629    15.144    -45.19    70.474    55.748    52.366    48.574    -31.08    0.67
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   77.937   117.391    38.936    47.073     20.90    92.546   125.247   130.141   125.528     35.64    4.24
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou    2.325     3.660     1.411     1.247    -11.62     2.922     3.429     3.386     3.496     19.62    0.28
     342 Cotton Skirts     1.863     2.277     1.633     2.254     38.03     2.629     2.932     2.767     2.898     10.26    0.55
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  137.679   150.558    53.896    53.144     -1.40   142.196   148.390   144.951   149.806      5.35    2.55
     348 W/G Slacks, et  186.033   179.454    65.810    69.586      5.74   171.935   187.633   188.292   183.230      6.57    2.83
     352 Cotton Underwe    0.214     0.735     0.008     1.544  19436.09     0.208     1.702     2.085     2.271    992.19    0.09
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    2.997     9.893     2.562     2.860     11.64     4.647    10.560    10.356    10.191    119.28    0.88

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        2.286     3.210     0.936     1.628     74.00     2.286     3.644     3.637     3.903     70.70    2.84
     438 K Shirts,Blous    2.703     0.448     0.002     0.001     -8.98     2.689     0.448     0.448     0.448    -83.35    0.11
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    0.004     0.327     0.001     0.008   1356.36     0.004     0.335     0.334     0.334   8682.31    2.37
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.713     1.125     0.001     0.003     96.48     0.706     1.127     1.126     1.126     59.57    0.57
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.173     1.224     0.002     0.037   1931.87     0.164     1.255     1.255     1.259    668.01    0.21

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Fila    0.304     3.085     0.859     1.675     95.02     1.002     4.055     4.203     3.901    289.37    0.75
     632 Hosiery           4.018     4.040     1.688     1.493    -11.52     4.600     3.891     3.879     3.846    -16.40    0.42
     634 Other Coats, M    3.450     3.956     0.308     0.336      8.96     3.466     3.921     3.981     3.983     14.94    0.24
     635 Coats, W/G        5.239     9.704     0.894     0.490    -45.18     4.182     9.473     9.311     9.300    122.38    0.49
     636 Dresses           0.843     2.974     1.764     0.817    -53.69     2.309     2.524     2.137     2.027    -12.21    0.07
     638 Knit Shirts, M   44.150    65.280    23.778    33.543     41.07    49.707    70.004    72.487    75.044     50.97    3.16
     639 Knit Blouses,W   52.085    63.392    20.494    21.250      3.69    59.967    61.574    63.657    64.148      6.97    1.83
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    3.538     5.290     2.470     1.101    -55.44     3.101     4.982     4.586     3.921     26.41    0.86
     641 N-K Blouses, W    3.012     2.054     0.761     1.597    109.89     2.458     2.528     2.333     2.890     17.54    0.24
     647 Trousers,etc M   33.269    38.316    14.506    11.767    -18.88    34.025    38.128    36.427    35.577      4.56    1.76
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   41.549    58.087    15.359    23.112     50.47    45.687    60.339    63.775    65.839     44.11    3.59
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    0.524     0.234     0.000     0.003    543.00     0.512     0.235     0.235     0.236    -53.92    0.08
     652 M-MF Underwear    8.248     7.346     0.100     0.029    -71.05     8.018     7.283     7.284     7.275     -9.27    0.85
     659 Oth. MMF App.     3.941     7.552     1.764     1.857      5.23     3.683     8.175     8.136     7.645    107.56    0.20