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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    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           245.623   239.157   197.402   233.193     18.13   230.359   275.347   274.826   274.948    19.36    0.51
       1 Apparel           1.816     1.604     1.338     1.770     32.30     1.711     1.945     1.998     2.036    19.00    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     243.807   237.553   196.064   231.423     18.03   228.648   273.402   272.828   272.912    19.36    0.90
      11 Yarns            22.231    19.354    16.814    16.702     -0.67    19.273    19.111    18.737    19.241    -0.17    0.69
      12 Fabrics         216.014   214.342   175.984   211.702     20.30   205.549   250.848   250.471   250.060    21.65    2.56
      14 Made Ups / Misc   5.561     3.857     3.266     3.019     -7.55     3.826     3.443     3.620     3.610    -5.64    0.02
      30 Cotton Products  25.137    23.831    19.971    20.904      4.67    23.900    24.760    24.547    24.764     3.62    0.13
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.903     0.724     0.620     0.743     19.81     0.775     0.814     0.822     0.847     9.18    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  24.234    23.107    19.351    20.161      4.19    23.125    23.946    23.725    23.918     3.43    0.36
      40 Wool Products     0.337     0.382     0.314     0.357     13.70     0.383     0.422     0.436     0.425    11.06    0.14
      41 Wool Apparel      0.132     0.111     0.098     0.133     35.50     0.119     0.143     0.146     0.146    22.96    0.06
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.205     0.271     0.216     0.224      3.79     0.264     0.279     0.289     0.279     5.69    0.36
      60 MMF Products    219.842   214.596   176.840   211.647     19.68   205.744   249.859   249.481   249.403    21.22    0.73
      61 MMF Apparel       0.736     0.706     0.572     0.821     43.72     0.757     0.906     0.943     0.955    26.22    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 219.106   213.890   176.268   210.826     19.61   204.987   248.953   248.539   248.447    21.20    1.06
      80 S and V Product   0.307     0.349     0.277     0.284      2.63     0.333     0.306     0.362     0.356     7.07    0.05
      81 S and V Apparel   0.045     0.064     0.048     0.072     51.03     0.060     0.082     0.087     0.088    46.86    0.03
      82 S and V Non-App   0.261     0.285     0.229     0.212     -7.51     0.273     0.224     0.275     0.268    -1.69    0.08

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarns   4.341     5.226     4.184     5.653     35.10     4.758     6.509     6.663     6.695    40.70    1.51
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   1.124     0.972     0.849     1.465     72.64     1.044     1.427     1.521     1.589    52.24    4.34
     222 Knit Fabric      14.450    10.383     8.331    10.921     31.09    11.479    12.786    12.682    12.973    13.02    0.77
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 104.464   107.081    87.501   102.834     17.52    98.920   123.922   122.692   122.414    23.75    4.22
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   2.326     2.360     1.921     1.781     -7.25     2.274     2.379     2.224     2.221    -2.35    8.16
     229 Special Fabric   58.927    61.182    50.671    67.922     34.05    59.852    77.478    78.725    78.433    31.05    3.17

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting  12.619    10.630     8.961    10.010     11.71    10.812    11.442    11.499    11.679     8.02    4.91
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   2.320     1.568     1.416     0.892    -36.99     1.831     1.005     1.040     1.044   -42.97    1.06
     315 Printcloth Fab.   1.377     2.140     1.933     1.425    -26.30     2.090     1.673     1.594     1.632   -21.91    3.01
     317 Twill Fabric      1.328     2.208     1.520     1.447     -4.82     1.653     2.534     2.307     2.135    29.16    3.03
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.295     0.241     0.211     0.345     63.94     0.289     0.288     0.289     0.376    30.09    1.26

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.088     0.105     0.092     0.105     14.67     0.109     0.119     0.130     0.119     8.99    0.38
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.059     0.084     0.052     0.053      1.86     0.063     0.083     0.084     0.085    36.55    0.73
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.007     0.010     0.008     0.012     47.32     0.009     0.013     0.013     0.014    51.88    0.05

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     1.592     0.932     0.730     1.178     61.43     0.838     1.337     1.249     1.381    64.83    0.24
     604 Yarn>85% Synth.   0.501     1.471     1.455     0.239    -83.59     1.537     0.324     0.314     0.255   -83.42    0.11
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   15.056    10.914     9.765     8.733    -10.57    11.376     9.851     9.425     9.882   -13.13    1.12
     618 Wov Artif Filam   1.136     1.090     0.925     0.763    -17.53     1.152     1.009     0.982     0.927   -19.48    4.14
     619 Poly Fil Fab      5.848     5.806     4.496     4.135     -8.03     5.529     5.566     5.446     5.445    -1.52    1.96
     620 Oth Synth Filam   4.687     3.322     2.884     2.460    -14.70     3.258     2.956     2.997     2.898   -11.06    0.27
     622 Glass Fabric      2.328     2.484     2.029     2.986     47.16     2.557     3.461     3.565     3.441    34.60    4.05
     669 Other MMF Manuf   3.951     2.156     1.876     1.550    -17.41     2.250     1.817     1.892     1.829   -18.72    0.04