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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _EC12        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through 10/2012 in Million $  |
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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          2793.876  3161.475  2619.116  2708.335      3.41  3108.872  3245.417  3239.975  3250.694      4.56    3.23
       1 Apparel        1262.909  1517.784  1253.672  1306.742      4.23  1469.968  1575.077  1562.005  1570.854      6.86    2.05
       2 Non-Apparel    1530.966  1643.691  1365.443  1401.592      2.65  1638.905  1670.340  1677.970  1679.840      2.50    6.98
      11 Yarns           173.442   194.737   165.486   169.510      2.43   191.420   198.869   199.097   198.761      3.84   13.57
      12 Fabrics         793.315   857.730   713.031   732.070      2.67   861.142   866.883   871.469   876.769      1.81   15.25
      14 Made Ups / Mis  564.209   591.223   486.926   500.013      2.69   586.343   604.588   607.404   604.310      3.06    3.59
      30 Cotton Product  735.375   796.731   651.819   650.347     -0.23   792.494   796.423   797.440   795.259      0.35    1.58
      31 Cotton Apparel  368.937   418.289   336.749   344.958      2.44   405.684   426.496   424.235   426.497      5.13    1.02
      32 Cot Non-Appare  366.438   378.442   315.070   305.389     -3.07   386.810   369.927   373.205   368.762     -4.67    4.28
      40 Wool Products   719.000   864.881   728.368   764.797      5.00   837.715   899.893   891.447   901.309      7.59   18.89
      41 Wool Apparel    524.932   652.535   555.338   566.951      2.09   629.974   669.997   660.011   664.148      5.42   17.72
      42 Wool Non-Appar  194.067   212.346   173.030   197.846     14.34   207.741   229.896   231.437   237.161     14.16   23.20
      60 MMF Products   1206.877  1340.154  1109.990  1151.172      3.71  1323.474  1378.506  1380.621  1381.336      4.37    3.17
      61 MMF Apparel     303.802   370.340   300.303   327.929      9.20   360.109   397.019   396.520   397.966     10.51    1.35
      62 MMF Non-Appare  903.075   969.815   809.687   823.243      1.67   963.364   981.487   984.101   983.371      2.08    7.04
      80 S and V Produc  132.624   159.708   128.938   142.019     10.15   155.190   170.595   170.467   172.789     11.34    9.63
      81 S and V Appare   65.238    76.620    61.282    66.905      9.18    74.201    81.565    81.240    82.243     10.84    6.13
      82 S and V Non-Ap   67.386    83.088    67.656    75.114     11.02    80.989    89.030    89.227    90.547     11.80   20.02

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th   26.926    28.710    23.750    26.569     11.87    28.139    32.042    31.900    31.529     12.05   14.78
     201 Specialty Yarn   34.249    43.574    36.186    39.718      9.76    41.368    47.256    47.167    47.106     13.87   18.91
     218 Fab, Color Yar   44.402    44.592    37.438    34.010     -9.16    50.121    41.506    41.478    41.164    -17.87   34.47
     220 Spec. Weave, F   49.826    57.280    47.184    46.061     -2.38    56.448    56.496    56.694    56.157     -0.52   31.00
     222 Knit Fabric      46.073    49.899    41.422    41.031     -0.95    49.312    49.869    49.775    49.508      0.40    7.48
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  257.694   280.015   234.043   239.834      2.47   280.330   279.367   284.991   285.805      1.95   28.44
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa   32.618    33.870    28.560    27.113     -5.06    34.872    32.721    32.433    32.424     -7.02   10.43
     225 Blue Denim Fab   21.383    15.365    12.751    10.964    -14.02    14.401    13.455    14.180    13.577     -5.72   16.82
     226 Cheesecloth,Ba    1.676     2.508     2.078     2.047     -1.49     2.484     2.571     2.566     2.477     -0.30    5.27
     229 Special Fabric   82.514    88.721    73.788    77.959      5.65    88.756    91.715    91.064    92.891      4.66    7.53
     239 Baby Garm / Ac    5.459     8.654     7.595     5.732    -24.52     8.317     7.358     6.919     6.792    -18.34    0.29

Cotton:
     300 Carded Cot. Ya    1.949     2.653     2.150     3.109     44.57     2.492     3.666     3.662     3.611     44.93    6.77
     313 Cotton Sheetin    5.078     8.175     6.797     6.311     -7.15     7.895     7.564     7.540     7.689     -2.61    2.37
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    5.144     6.107     4.974     5.047      1.47     5.902     6.086     6.223     6.179      4.71    6.66
     317 Twill Fabric      8.050     9.830     8.296    10.061     21.28    10.241    11.009    11.249    11.596     13.23   11.69
     326 Sateen Fabric     3.664     3.014     2.346     2.883     22.91     3.288     3.531     3.557     3.552      8.01    8.69
     332 Cotton Hosiery    5.625     6.643     5.596     6.542     16.89     6.576     7.352     7.369     7.588     15.40    0.95
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,   12.458    14.467    11.643    14.339     23.15    13.787    16.737    16.826    17.163     24.49   14.77
     334 Oth. Coats, MB   14.806    19.969    15.704    15.598     -0.67    17.775    19.853    19.688    19.863     11.75    2.04
     335 W/G Cot. Coats   30.159    34.770    26.221    32.449     23.75    33.275    40.577    41.060    40.998     23.21    3.68
     336 Cotton Dresses   28.948    37.949    27.456    38.001     38.40    34.281    47.255    48.055    48.493     41.46    4.32
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   23.078    31.472    25.333    28.214     11.37    30.426    34.433    34.002    34.353     12.91    0.57
     339 W/G Knit Blous   27.719    32.332    26.368    24.271     -7.95    31.378    30.436    30.152    30.234     -3.64    0.44
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   61.320    72.064    59.868    58.823     -1.75    71.253    71.917    71.075    71.019     -0.33    2.47
     342 Cotton Skirts     7.752     8.838     6.711     6.883      2.56     8.358     9.190     9.178     9.010      7.80    1.75
     345 Cotton Sweater    8.648    10.209     7.754     8.201      5.76     9.973    10.429    10.273    10.655      6.84    1.30
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   46.914    54.388    46.230    34.772    -24.78    54.715    44.857    43.306    42.930    -21.54    0.74
     348 W/G Slacks, et   49.942    37.595    30.805    28.307     -8.11    37.168    34.229    34.458    35.097     -5.57    0.53
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ    2.773     2.932     2.420     2.392     -1.16     2.993     3.023     2.820     2.904     -2.96    0.39
     352 Cotton Underwe    3.036     3.461     2.833     3.833     35.31     3.366     4.427     4.343     4.461     32.51    0.18
     359 Oth. Cot. App.   15.943    17.704    14.250    16.544     16.10    17.608    19.425    19.716    19.998     13.58    1.86
     360 Pillowcases      15.232    13.944    12.172     9.555    -21.50    15.275    11.825    11.642    11.326    -25.85    3.41
     361 Cotton Sheets    63.124    53.988    45.612    40.443    -11.33    57.997    48.087    50.267    48.819    -15.82    3.49
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt   46.436    45.091    37.899    32.388    -14.54    46.185    40.832    40.062    39.579    -14.30    4.86
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu   85.474   101.791    83.966    86.201      2.66   100.579   104.317   104.213   104.026      3.43    3.15

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns       37.990    42.208    36.223    40.882     12.86    41.743    42.873    44.754    46.867     12.27   32.32
     410 Wool Woven Fab   42.733    49.117    39.943    49.399     23.68    48.204    56.644    56.713    58.574     21.51   53.92
     414 Oth Wool Fabri   32.611    38.032    31.340    34.534     10.19    37.828    40.921    40.262    41.226      8.98   54.76
     431 Wool Glov/Mitn    1.196     1.547     1.407     1.227    -12.77     1.545     1.325     1.404     1.367    -11.53    5.73
     432 Wool Hosiery      5.458     5.893     5.049     5.504      9.03     5.871     5.995     6.330     6.349      8.14   21.89
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB   55.020    76.262    64.005    74.744     16.78    74.142    86.752    86.214    87.001     17.34   20.32
     434 Oth. Coats, M/   15.863    22.803    20.421    22.276      9.08    22.206    25.070    24.467    24.658     11.05   12.25
     435 W/G Coats, Woo   70.752    89.625    79.028    67.580    -14.49    86.548    82.127    79.846    78.177     -9.67   16.54
     436 Wool Dresses     34.616    44.040    38.886    41.379      6.41    42.441    47.179    47.089    46.533      9.64   35.98
     438 K Shirts,Blous   39.423    46.359    40.973    38.820     -5.26    46.303    41.957    42.963    44.206     -4.53   10.71
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    2.234     2.604     2.321     2.290     -1.34     2.469     2.625     2.633     2.573      4.19   19.59
     442 Wool Skirts       8.523    10.480     9.546     7.679    -19.56    10.191     9.123     8.915     8.613    -15.49   16.20
     443 Wool Suits,M/B   97.186   109.806    89.478   100.775     12.62   106.649   119.056   118.899   121.102     13.55   22.85
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    2.214     2.415     1.998     1.343    -32.78     2.356     1.882     1.751     1.760    -25.28   12.16
     445 Wool Sweater,M   30.231    36.567    30.426    34.684     14.00    34.480    39.749    39.509    40.825     18.40   20.99
     446 Wool Sweater,W   46.943    66.932    56.849    47.520    -16.41    63.436    63.152    57.348    57.604     -9.19   11.06
     447 Wool Trousers,   33.719    39.111    32.900    38.953     18.40    37.383    44.679    44.356    45.165     20.82   15.02
     448 Wool Slacks,W/   14.132    18.493    16.271    12.256    -24.68    17.864    15.449    15.020    14.478    -18.96   16.27
     459 Oth.Wool Appar   66.673    78.512    64.813    69.377      7.04    75.021    83.073    82.589    83.076     10.74   25.03
     464 Wool Blankets    15.461     7.216     5.896     7.236     22.71     7.234     8.424     8.467     8.555     18.26   35.55
     465 Floor Covering   63.917    74.139    58.330    63.975      9.68    71.183    79.309    79.283    79.783     12.08   12.11
     469 Oth. Wool Manu    1.355     1.634     1.298     1.820     40.24     1.548     1.724     1.957     2.157     39.35   20.92

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    24.234    24.583    21.566    11.740    -45.56    24.866    17.174    16.734    14.757    -40.65    4.65
     603 Yarn>85% artif    2.444     2.421     2.091     2.356     12.63     2.468     2.756     2.762     2.685      8.77    4.06
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    4.358     4.003     3.714     2.883    -22.38     4.625     3.906     3.940     3.172    -31.42    2.89
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   36.608    42.171    36.048    38.392      6.50    41.221    44.602    43.775    44.515      7.99   23.17
     618 Wov Artif Fila    4.836     7.104     5.164     5.982     15.83     6.305     7.921     7.824     7.921     25.64   23.22
     619 Poly Fil Fab      5.191     5.255     4.174     5.268     26.22     5.139     6.192     6.143     6.349     23.55    3.21
     620 Oth Synth Fila   51.274    52.839    45.209    43.717     -3.30    52.539    51.266    51.310    51.347     -2.27    9.89
     622 Glass Fabric     15.981    16.206    13.243    14.738     11.29    15.848    17.321    17.665    17.701     11.70   14.20
     629 Oth Stap/Fil F   18.535    19.959    16.374    16.166     -1.27    19.903    20.001    19.627    19.751     -0.76   19.62
     632 Hosiery          10.650     9.767     8.292     8.409      1.41    10.328    10.244    10.055     9.884     -4.30    1.01
     634 Other Coats, M   11.893    14.389    11.245    12.410     10.36    13.806    15.214    14.954    15.554     12.67    0.93
     635 Coats, W/G       39.836    49.801    40.619    37.511     -7.65    49.839    47.165    47.018    46.692     -6.31    2.54
     636 Dresses          69.477    92.070    71.468    89.016     24.55    87.624   108.042   109.250   109.618     25.10    3.63
     639 Knit Blouses,W   25.115    28.922    23.427    26.139     11.57    28.977    31.112    31.255    31.633      9.17    0.87
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.874     1.089     0.839     0.834     -0.60     0.986     1.167     1.056     1.084      9.98    1.50
     644 MMF W/G Suits     0.552     0.744     0.639     0.249    -61.11     0.829     0.349     0.340     0.353    -57.44    0.43
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   11.657    13.830    10.957    13.232     20.77    13.131    15.806    15.857    16.105     22.65    0.88
     652 M-MF Underwear    5.487     5.829     5.075     4.561    -10.13     6.047     5.666     5.331     5.315    -12.11    0.58
     659 Oth. MMF App.    74.907    88.193    73.148    79.742      9.01    85.679    95.500    94.948    94.787     10.63    2.55
     665 Floor Covering  125.151   137.846   116.071   112.587     -3.00   133.154   137.004   137.319   134.362      0.91   13.14
     666 Other Furnishi   12.369    11.473     9.127    11.688     28.06    11.713    13.336    13.932    14.034     19.81    0.45
     669 Other MMF Manu   22.180    25.038    20.443    23.282     13.89    23.339    27.215    27.689    27.877     19.45    2.43
     670 Flat Goods, et   86.163    81.547    65.956    72.082      9.29    83.117    87.565    86.904    87.673      5.48    2.71

Other CWM:
     736 SILK Dresses     47.410    58.603    46.631    46.375     -0.55    56.341    58.632    58.181    58.347      3.56   20.31
     758 SILK Neckwear    47.161    53.400    44.154    46.987      6.42    53.523    58.912    59.019    56.233      5.06   45.67

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         1.677     1.504     1.267     1.566     23.61     1.661     1.712     1.638     1.803      8.55   36.39
     810 S/V Woven Fabr   47.244    53.546    44.385    45.016      1.42    53.912    53.497    53.421    54.177      0.49   40.56
     833 S/V S-T CoatsM    6.347     9.287     7.121     7.450      4.62     8.517     9.688     9.599     9.615     12.90   32.79
     834 S/VOth.CoatsM/    0.570     1.147     0.831     1.164     40.11     0.942     1.378     1.447     1.480     57.07   18.46
     835 S/V Coats W/G     6.653     6.227     5.229     5.722      9.44     6.571     6.505     6.671     6.721      2.28    9.79
     836 S/V Dresses       6.982     7.443     6.152     6.510      5.83     7.360     7.686     7.759     7.802      6.01   12.46
     838 S/V K Shirts/B    4.756     5.523     4.684     6.046     29.07     5.711     6.633     6.813     6.884     20.53    4.62
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    6.333     6.948     5.842     5.501     -5.83     6.941     6.708     6.674     6.608     -4.80    4.00
     847 S/V Trousers M    4.043     5.072     4.015     3.790     -5.61     4.637     4.866     4.842     4.847      4.53    0.98
     858 S/V Neckwear      6.765     8.103     6.376     3.718    -41.68     7.672     6.533     5.645     5.445    -29.03   47.11
     859 Oth. S/V Appar   17.167    20.882    16.367    21.087     28.84    20.342    24.275    24.576    25.602     25.86   13.98
     870 Luggage Silk/V    2.258     2.583     1.996     2.189      9.65     2.464     2.860     2.852     2.775     12.62    3.43
     871 HBags FGoods S    4.836     4.034     3.361     7.281    116.60     4.049     6.602     7.499     7.954     96.41   21.56
     899 Other S/V Manu   11.098    21.195    16.492    18.790     13.93    18.702    24.034    23.486    23.493     25.62   12.52