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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | GERMANY      |                         |    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           266.471   286.363   241.951   243.859      0.79   285.666   287.457   286.510   288.271      0.91    0.29
       1 Apparel          24.694    26.974    24.309    21.181    -12.87    26.860    24.893    24.030    23.846    -11.22    0.03
       2 Non-Apparel     241.776   259.389   217.642   222.678      2.31   258.807   262.564   262.480   264.425      2.17    1.10
      11 Yarns            44.899    46.562    39.166    38.463     -1.79    46.523    46.267    45.783    45.859     -1.43    3.13
      12 Fabrics         160.882   176.427   148.419   152.628      2.84   176.335   178.652   178.960   180.636      2.44    3.14
      14 Made Ups / Mis   35.995    36.400    30.057    31.587      5.09    35.948    37.645    37.738    37.930      5.51    0.23
      30 Cotton Product   30.458    34.158    29.695    27.915     -5.99    34.377    32.863    32.855    32.378     -5.81    0.06
      31 Cotton Apparel    5.058     6.313     5.667     5.025    -11.33     6.330     6.092     5.582     5.671    -10.41    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Appare   25.400    27.845    24.028    22.890     -4.73    28.047    26.772    27.273    26.708     -4.78    0.31
      40 Wool Products    21.619    21.749    17.619    19.925     13.08    20.748    23.563    23.428    24.055     15.93    0.50
      41 Wool Apparel      4.923     4.991     4.483     3.203    -28.54     4.978     4.158     3.834     3.712    -25.44    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appar   16.697    16.759    13.137    16.721     27.28    15.771    19.405    19.595    20.343     28.99    1.99
      60 MMF Products    210.615   225.733   190.614   192.787      1.14   225.840   227.200   226.510   227.906      0.91    0.52
      61 MMF Apparel      13.789    14.557    13.233    12.015     -9.20    14.512    13.731    13.658    13.340     -8.08    0.05
      62 MMF Non-Appare  196.826   211.176   177.381   180.772      1.91   211.328   213.469   212.852   214.567      1.53    1.54
      80 S and V Produc    3.779     4.723     4.023     3.232    -19.68     4.701     3.831     3.717     3.932    -16.37    0.22
      81 S and V Appare    0.925     1.113     0.927     0.937      1.12     1.041     0.912     0.956     1.124      7.98    0.08
      82 S and V Non-Ap    2.853     3.610     3.097     2.295    -25.90     3.660     2.919     2.761     2.808    -23.29    0.62

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th   11.117    10.707     8.886     8.790     -1.07    10.694    11.068    10.779    10.611     -0.77    4.97
     201 Specialty Yarn    3.227     4.192     3.478     2.561    -26.36     4.177     3.500     3.400     3.275    -21.61    1.31
     222 Knit Fabric       5.478     9.666     8.392     6.490    -22.66     9.385     8.336     8.026     7.765    -17.27    1.17
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   86.445    96.910    81.997    82.192      0.24    96.695    94.557    95.673    97.105      0.42    9.66
     229 Special Fabric   24.604    24.012    19.939    22.164     11.16    24.126    27.271    26.430    26.238      8.75    2.13

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin    2.261     3.888     3.208     3.356      4.61     3.631     3.987     3.964     4.035     11.15    1.25
     317 Twill Fabric      1.607     2.337     2.280     2.359      3.50     2.464     2.424     2.550     2.416     -1.94    2.44
     360 Pillowcases       0.297     0.287     0.273     0.194    -28.72     0.288     0.222     0.191     0.209    -27.44    0.06
     361 Cotton Sheets     1.383     1.166     1.087     1.095      0.65     1.480     0.883     1.016     1.173    -20.72    0.08
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    8.066     8.222     7.138     5.130    -28.14     8.176     6.392     6.420     6.213    -24.00    0.19

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        5.971     6.042     4.911     6.516     32.70     5.618     6.817     7.101     7.648     36.14    5.27
     410 Wool Woven Fab    0.627     1.913     1.494     0.878    -41.23     1.713     1.281     1.247     1.297    -24.33    1.19
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    4.269     5.534     4.224     5.422     28.35     5.285     6.503     6.585     6.732     27.37    8.94
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.280     0.357     0.315     0.250    -20.80     0.371     0.357     0.334     0.291    -21.47    0.07
     459 Oth.Wool Appar    1.938     1.812     1.709     0.989    -42.14     1.882     1.243     1.115     1.092    -41.98    0.33
     465 Floor Covering    5.620     2.995     2.262     3.687     62.98     2.879     4.499     4.348     4.420     53.54    0.67

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     3.611     3.192     2.787     1.631    -41.49     3.278     2.213     2.091     2.036    -37.91    0.64
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    2.265     2.356     2.241     1.696    -24.32     3.037     2.418     2.458     1.811    -40.36    1.65
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   18.303    19.590    16.467    16.937      2.86    19.271    19.942    19.625    20.061      4.10   10.44
     620 Oth Synth Fila    8.079     6.243     5.446     6.936     27.36     6.422     7.208     7.376     7.733     20.40    1.49
     622 Glass Fabric      4.754     4.723     3.757     5.024     33.72     4.214     5.788     5.923     5.989     42.14    4.81
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.643     8.427     7.868     7.319     -6.98     8.333     8.093     8.034     7.878     -5.46    0.21
     666 Other Furnishi    2.733     1.957     1.580     2.565     62.27     2.306     2.615     2.899     2.941     27.56    0.09
     669 Other MMF Manu    5.812     5.099     4.090     4.938     20.72     4.622     5.656     5.662     5.947     28.66    0.52

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     899 Other S/V Manu    1.165     2.122     1.898     1.153    -39.27     2.226     1.524     1.395     1.376    -38.17    0.73