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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | AUSTRAL      |                         |    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            52.370    51.845    48.300    25.506    -47.19    55.609    35.355    30.768    29.052   -47.76    0.05
       1 Apparel           0.534     0.588     0.507     0.413    -18.60     0.567     0.472     0.468     0.494   -12.86    0.00
       2 Non-Apparel      51.836    51.257    47.793    25.094    -47.49    55.043    34.883    30.300    28.558   -48.12    0.09
      11 Yarns             9.533     8.556     7.593     4.770    -37.18     8.853     7.221     6.285     5.733   -35.25    0.21
      12 Fabrics          41.091    41.628    39.275    19.559    -50.20    45.102    26.587    22.977    21.912   -51.42    0.22
      14 Made Ups / Misc   1.211     1.073     0.925     0.765    -17.31     1.088     1.075     1.038     0.913   -16.06    0.01
      30 Cotton Products   1.048     0.278     0.237     0.219     -7.61     0.269     0.289     0.261     0.260    -3.34    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.179     0.089     0.076     0.078      2.64     0.090     0.099     0.092     0.091     1.44    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.868     0.189     0.161     0.141    -12.43     0.179     0.190     0.169     0.169    -5.74    0.00
      40 Wool Products     0.805     1.278     1.141     0.405    -64.48     1.272     0.683     0.645     0.543   -57.33    0.18
      41 Wool Apparel      0.010     0.013     0.010     0.009     -5.87     0.012     0.012     0.012     0.012     1.68    0.01
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.795     1.265     1.131     0.396    -64.99     1.260     0.671     0.633     0.530   -57.90    0.69
      60 MMF Products     50.447    50.232    46.867    24.831    -47.02    54.000    34.331    29.814    28.196   -47.79    0.08
      61 MMF Apparel       0.315     0.462     0.399     0.297    -25.55     0.431     0.338     0.341     0.361   -16.34    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  50.132    49.769    46.469    24.535    -47.20    53.569    33.993    29.472    27.835   -48.04    0.12
      80 S and V Product   0.071     0.057     0.055     0.051     -6.87     0.069     0.051     0.048     0.053   -22.57    0.01
      81 S and V Apparel   0.030     0.023     0.023     0.029     26.82     0.033     0.022     0.023     0.029   -11.78    0.01
      82 S and V Non-App   0.041     0.034     0.032     0.022    -31.19     0.035     0.029     0.025     0.024   -32.79    0.01

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarns   2.249     0.984     0.984     0.787    -20.04     1.007     0.787     0.787     0.787   -21.85    0.18
     223 Non-Woven Fabri  38.981    40.096    38.185    16.758    -56.11    43.734    23.650    19.944    18.669   -57.31    0.64
     229 Special Fabric    1.213     0.878     0.536     2.097    291.24     0.714     2.089     2.216     2.439   241.81    0.10

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.348     0.825     0.775     0.171    -77.92     0.821     0.332     0.313     0.221   -73.04    0.72
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.001     0.001     0.001     0.001    -50.59     0.001     0.001     0.001     0.001   -22.47    0.00
     465 Floor Coverings   0.401     0.421     0.339     0.207    -38.99     0.416     0.323     0.301     0.289   -30.57    1.36

Man-Made Fiber:
     603 Yarn>85% artif.   6.207     6.674     5.762     3.804    -33.98     6.684     6.094     5.176     4.716   -29.44    4.01