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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | ARGENT       |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through 10/2012 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE 10/2012
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2010      2011    10/2011   10/2012  % Change   10/2011    8/2012    9/2012   10/2012  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total             5.162     7.913     7.467     2.026    -72.87     8.158     2.758     2.462     2.473   -69.69    0.00
       1 Apparel           0.225     0.199     0.143     0.132     -8.02     0.186     0.158     0.158     0.188     0.73    0.00
       2 Non-Apparel       4.937     7.714     7.323     1.894    -74.13     7.972     2.601     2.304     2.285   -71.34    0.01
      11 Yarns             0.641     0.229     0.217     0.143    -33.92     0.247     0.219     0.137     0.155   -37.19    0.01
      12 Fabrics           3.273     7.413     7.062     1.715    -75.71     7.670     2.321     2.106     2.066   -73.06    0.02
      14 Made Ups / Misc   1.023     0.072     0.044     0.036    -19.51     0.054     0.060     0.061     0.063    16.71    0.00
      30 Cotton Products   1.088     0.165     0.116     0.087    -25.52     0.148     0.129     0.134     0.135    -8.68    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.085     0.116     0.075     0.046    -39.17     0.092     0.085     0.086     0.086    -6.03    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   1.003     0.049     0.041     0.041     -0.62     0.056     0.044     0.048     0.049   -13.05    0.00
      40 Wool Products     0.570     0.163     0.151     0.059    -60.94     0.171     0.160     0.072     0.071   -58.34    0.02
      41 Wool Apparel      0.004     0.003     0.003     0.003     32.65     0.004     0.005     0.004     0.004     9.23    0.00
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.566     0.160     0.148     0.056    -62.53     0.167     0.155     0.067     0.067   -59.92    0.09
      60 MMF Products      3.495     7.580     7.197     1.871    -74.00     7.835     2.462     2.245     2.254   -71.23    0.01
      61 MMF Apparel       0.134     0.076     0.064     0.081     25.75     0.089     0.065     0.064     0.093     4.11    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Apparel   3.361     7.504     7.133     1.791    -74.90     7.746     2.397     2.181     2.162   -72.09    0.01
      80 S and V Product   0.009     0.005     0.002     0.009    306.46     0.004     0.008     0.011     0.012   217.29    0.00
      81 S and V Apparel   0.002     0.004     0.001     0.002     39.45     0.002     0.004     0.004     0.004   191.18    0.00
      82 S and V Non-App   0.007     0.001     0.001     0.007    731.33     0.002     0.004     0.007     0.008   234.68    0.00

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       1.993     1.577     1.418     1.058    -25.36     1.817     1.434     1.255     1.217   -33.03    0.07
     224 Pile/Tufted Fab   0.722     0.903     0.735     0.527    -28.22     0.843     0.731     0.697     0.696   -17.48    0.42
     229 Special Fabric    0.006     4.673     4.673     0.000    -99.99     4.673     0.001     0.001     0.001   -99.99    0.00

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.533     0.140     0.133     0.037    -72.16     0.147     0.134     0.045     0.044   -70.28    0.14