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  ______________                          |                                     |                              November 7, 2011
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  9/2011 in Million $  |
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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           306.940   344.693   260.072   283.394      8.97   343.421   356.456   361.135   368.015      7.16    0.36
       1 Apparel          30.882    30.416    23.624    26.942     14.04    29.379    32.076    33.536    33.734     14.82    0.04
       2 Non-Apparel     276.057   314.277   236.448   256.451      8.46   314.041   324.380   327.599   334.280      6.44    1.43
      11 Yarns            21.574    24.863    18.516    21.659     16.97    24.014    27.243    27.656    28.006     16.63    1.83
      12 Fabrics         238.897   273.999   206.271   223.602      8.40   273.749   282.614   285.108   291.330      6.42    5.47
      14 Made Ups / Mis   15.586    15.415    11.661    11.191     -4.03    16.279    14.522    14.836    14.944     -8.20    0.09
      30 Cotton Product   77.185    81.880    62.369    69.339     11.18    82.081    84.949    85.659    88.850      8.25    0.16
      31 Cotton Apparel   16.788    15.989    12.765    13.682      7.18    15.745    16.976    17.164    16.906      7.38    0.04
      32 Cot Non-Appare   60.397    65.891    49.604    55.657     12.20    66.336    67.974    68.496    71.944      8.45    0.82
      40 Wool Products     9.967     9.199     7.211     8.466     17.41     9.160     9.240    10.094    10.455     14.14    0.22
      41 Wool Apparel      5.079     6.505     5.216     5.565      6.70     6.273     5.861     6.572     6.855      9.27    0.18
      42 Wool Non-Appar    4.888     2.694     1.995     2.901     45.43     2.887     3.379     3.523     3.600     24.72    0.38
      60 MMF Products    215.791   251.100   188.840   203.192      7.60   249.639   259.200   262.176   265.452      6.33    0.66
      61 MMF Apparel       7.647     6.814     4.949     6.352     28.34     6.392     7.532     8.075     8.217     28.55    0.03
      62 MMF Non-Appare  208.144   244.286   183.891   196.840      7.04   243.248   251.668   254.101   257.235      5.75    1.94
      80 S and V Produc    3.996     2.514     1.652     2.396     45.04     2.541     3.067     3.206     3.258     28.23    0.18
      81 S and V Appare    1.368     1.108     0.694     1.343     93.50     0.970     1.708     1.726     1.757     81.16    0.12
      82 S and V Non-Ap    2.628     1.406     0.958     1.053      9.94     1.571     1.360     1.480     1.501     -4.45    0.39

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarn    8.063    10.635     7.719     9.832     27.38     9.802    12.200    12.507    12.748     30.06    5.26
     218 Fab, Color Yar    4.838     5.212     3.860     4.405     14.12     5.450     5.600     5.488     5.757      5.64    4.46
     222 Knit Fabric      17.881    20.908    14.354    12.604    -12.19    19.371    20.213    19.553    19.158     -1.10    3.49
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   81.200    79.580    62.063    64.210      3.46    82.803    75.426    79.633    81.727     -1.30    8.83
     225 Blue Denim Fab   13.109    14.365    11.213    11.198     -0.13    15.801    13.328    13.216    14.351     -9.18   19.84
     229 Special Fabric   50.700    73.572    54.924    63.937     16.41    71.915    82.521    81.630    82.585     14.84    7.22

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin   22.044    23.475    17.976    17.941     -0.19    23.364    22.809    22.561    23.440      0.32    7.85
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    4.826     4.431     3.281     2.941    -10.35     4.522     4.387     4.239     4.092     -9.51    3.74
     315 Printcloth Fab    2.722     2.573     2.096     3.714     77.13     2.591     3.517     3.885     4.190     61.71    7.61
     317 Twill Fabric      3.030     6.270     4.802     6.361     32.45     6.119     6.475     7.077     7.828     27.94    8.29
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.463     0.783     0.479     0.613     27.91     0.592     0.923     0.892     0.916     54.81    2.04
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    2.794     3.143     2.380     2.802     17.75     3.569     3.115     3.487     3.565     -0.12    0.11

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        2.032     1.025     0.729     0.872     19.54     1.216     1.010     1.151     1.167     -4.02    0.92
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.378     0.463     0.367     0.654     78.21     0.448     0.534     0.728     0.750     67.43    0.18
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.389     0.359     0.294     0.130    -55.56     0.458     0.219     0.208     0.196    -57.18    0.10
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.586     0.762     0.670     0.534    -20.34     0.771     0.506     0.653     0.626    -18.91    0.11

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     0.443     0.958     0.731     1.014     38.65     0.841     1.149     1.115     1.241     47.47    0.33
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    0.791     0.737     0.515     0.904     75.49     0.746     1.062     1.119     1.126     50.82    0.99
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    7.133     8.617     6.526     5.729    -12.22     8.431     8.411     8.125     7.820     -7.24    4.77
     618 Wov Artif Fila    2.704     3.659     2.386     3.378     41.59     3.449     4.073     4.677     4.651     34.84   15.91
     619 Poly Fil Fab      7.316     7.476     5.357     7.166     33.75     7.063     9.315     9.292     9.284     31.44    5.64
     620 Oth Synth Fila   10.899    13.371    10.604     9.312    -12.18    13.784    13.149    12.289    12.079    -12.36    2.50
     622 Glass Fabric      2.895     4.918     3.289     4.509     37.07     4.125     5.979     5.911     6.138     48.77    5.97
     669 Other MMF Manu    5.586     7.135     5.501     4.296    -21.91     7.166     6.203     5.959     5.930    -17.25    0.52