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  ______________                          |                                     |                              November 7, 2011
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  9/2011 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  9/2011
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2009      2010     9/2010    9/2011  % Change    9/2010    7/2011    8/2011    9/2011  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           240.590   245.623   190.476   174.820     -8.22   255.114   226.832   228.734   229.967    -9.86    0.42
       1 Apparel           1.754     1.816     1.323     1.230     -7.03     1.741     1.809     1.795     1.723    -1.01    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     238.835   243.807   189.153   173.590     -8.23   253.374   225.023   226.939   228.244    -9.92    0.76
      11 Yarns            16.431    22.231    17.337    15.470    -10.77    21.773    20.560    20.334    20.364    -6.47    0.74
      12 Fabrics         215.010   216.014   167.190   155.174     -7.19   224.044   200.263   202.589   203.998    -8.95    2.18
      14 Made Ups / Misc   7.395     5.561     4.626     2.947    -36.30     7.557     4.200     4.016     3.882   -48.63    0.02
      30 Cotton Products  24.795    25.137    19.364    18.215     -5.93    26.013    23.694    23.347    23.987    -7.79    0.12
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.740     0.903     0.699     0.572    -18.28     0.876     0.845     0.799     0.775   -11.47    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  24.055    24.234    18.664    17.643     -5.47    25.138    22.849    22.548    23.212    -7.66    0.34
      40 Wool Products     0.499     0.337     0.236     0.283     20.01     0.332     0.359     0.376     0.385    15.71    0.11
      41 Wool Apparel      0.135     0.132     0.099     0.091     -8.27     0.134     0.117     0.119     0.124    -7.48    0.05
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.364     0.205     0.136     0.192     40.59     0.198     0.241     0.257     0.261    31.36    0.35
      60 MMF Products    213.679   219.842   170.636   156.073     -8.53   228.209   202.507   204.691   205.279   -10.05    0.61
      61 MMF Apparel       0.814     0.736     0.494     0.523      5.75     0.681     0.789     0.819     0.764    12.17    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 212.864   219.106   170.142   155.550     -8.58   227.528   201.719   203.872   204.515   -10.11    0.90
      80 S and V Product   1.618     0.307     0.240     0.250      4.04     0.560     0.272     0.320     0.316   -43.48    0.05
      81 S and V Apparel   0.065     0.045     0.030     0.045     48.37     0.050     0.058     0.058     0.060    19.87    0.02
      82 S and V Non-App   1.553     0.261     0.210     0.205     -2.35     0.510     0.214     0.262     0.257   -49.67    0.09

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarns   3.563     4.341     3.314     3.632      9.57     4.131     4.522     4.649     4.658    12.77    1.04
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   1.124     1.124     0.856     0.780     -8.80     1.249     1.045     1.015     1.049   -16.06    2.40
     222 Knit Fabric      12.777    14.450     9.763     7.567    -22.49    12.563    13.121    12.457    12.255    -2.45    0.81
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 121.909   104.464    82.519    76.347     -7.48   111.241    91.120    96.704    98.292   -11.64    3.46
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   2.393     2.326     1.804     1.710     -5.23     2.577     2.110     2.050     2.231   -13.41    9.54
     229 Special Fabric   41.622    58.927    45.299    44.415     -1.95    59.327    60.374    58.311    58.044    -2.16    2.40

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting  12.308    12.619     9.850     8.260    -16.14    12.723    11.129    10.769    11.029   -13.31    4.65
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   2.621     2.320     1.768     1.318    -25.43     2.361     2.076     1.977     1.871   -20.78    1.48
     315 Printcloth Fab.   1.465     1.377     1.130     1.792     58.65     1.396     1.754     1.927     2.040    46.10    3.41
     317 Twill Fabric      0.607     1.328     1.055     1.303     23.55     1.327     1.257     1.375     1.577    18.85    1.94
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.158     0.295     0.199     0.195     -1.84     0.249     0.298     0.284     0.291    16.98    0.91
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   1.385     0.600     0.450     0.587     30.26     1.332     0.728     0.738     0.737   -44.71    0.02

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.189     0.088     0.062     0.072     15.71     0.106     0.086     0.097     0.098    -7.32    0.33
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.011     0.007     0.005     0.008     47.81     0.007     0.006     0.008     0.009    25.39    0.03
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.010     0.003     0.003     0.002    -38.14     0.011     0.002     0.002     0.002   -78.35    0.04
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.011     0.008     0.007     0.006    -10.88     0.011     0.007     0.007     0.007   -35.40    0.03

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     0.642     1.592     1.454     0.674    -53.67     1.768     0.719     0.691     0.811   -54.14    0.12
     604 Yarn>85% Synth.   0.815     0.501     0.333     1.378    313.95     0.455     1.483     1.546     1.546   239.82    0.73
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   10.788    15.056    11.622     9.199    -20.85    14.660    13.173    12.755    12.633   -13.83    1.59
     618 Wov Artif Filam   0.830     1.136     0.738     0.831     12.59     0.986     1.192     1.243     1.229    24.68    7.42
     619 Poly Fil Fab      6.259     5.848     4.583     4.206     -8.24     5.855     5.827     5.735     5.470    -6.56    2.52
     620 Oth Synth Filam   6.954     4.687     4.085     2.600    -36.34     7.622     3.457     3.346     3.202   -57.98    0.33
     622 Glass Fabric      1.255     2.328     1.532     1.755     14.58     1.887     2.692     2.595     2.551    35.18    3.49
     669 Other MMF Manuf   3.705     3.951     3.351     1.654    -50.65     4.868     2.640     2.418     2.254   -53.70    0.05