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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | ITALY        |                         |    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          1423.897  1640.879  1352.253  1389.801      2.78  1606.448  1681.162  1669.673  1678.427      4.48    1.67
       1 Apparel         915.208  1101.142   909.358   928.083      2.06  1066.874  1128.018  1113.231  1119.867      4.97    1.46
       2 Non-Apparel     508.688   539.737   442.895   461.718      4.25   539.575   553.144   556.441   558.560      3.52    2.32
      11 Yarns            59.362    62.319    53.875    48.902     -9.23    62.979    56.575    57.629    57.346     -8.94    3.91
      12 Fabrics         272.057   295.772   240.381   248.346      3.31   295.588   301.260   303.101   303.737      2.76    5.28
      14 Made Ups / Mis  177.268   181.646   148.639   164.470     10.65   181.007   195.309   195.712   197.477      9.10    1.17
      30 Cotton Product  410.369   452.110   365.552   357.394     -2.23   445.717   444.232   444.236   443.952     -0.40    0.88
      31 Cotton Apparel  255.574   286.621   229.538   221.871     -3.34   278.377   280.243   278.460   278.955      0.21    0.67
      32 Cot Non-Appare  154.795   165.489   136.014   135.523     -0.36   167.341   163.988   165.776   164.997     -1.40    1.92
      40 Wool Products   498.218   604.420   514.296   535.174      4.06   586.515   625.577   616.239   625.297      6.61   13.11
      41 Wool Apparel    418.127   526.575   449.355   458.548      2.05   508.807   540.697   529.733   535.769      5.30   14.29
      42 Wool Non-Appar   80.091    77.845    64.942    76.626     17.99    77.708    84.880    86.506    89.529     15.21    8.76
      60 MMF Products    444.785   500.184   405.603   423.848      4.50   492.501   520.326   518.874   518.428      5.26    1.19
      61 MMF Apparel     196.447   234.119   187.971   205.768      9.47   227.864   252.654   251.853   251.916     10.56    0.85
      62 MMF Non-Appare  248.337   266.065   217.632   218.079      0.21   264.637   267.672   267.021   266.512      0.71    1.91
      80 S and V Produc   70.525    84.165    66.801    73.385      9.86    81.715    91.027    90.324    90.749     11.06    5.06
      81 S and V Appare   45.060    53.827    42.495    41.895     -1.41    51.826    54.424    53.185    53.227      2.70    3.97
      82 S and V Non-Ap   25.465    30.338    24.306    31.490     29.55    29.889    36.604    37.139    37.522     25.54    8.30

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    4.130     5.732     4.758     5.331     12.02     5.453     6.379     6.284     6.304     15.61    2.95
     201 Specialty Yarn    7.708     7.387     6.426     8.155     26.91     7.670     8.697     8.889     9.116     18.85    3.66
     218 Fab, Color Yar   33.548    33.181    27.652    24.813    -10.27    38.218    30.985    30.934    30.342    -20.61   25.41
     220 Spec. Weave, F   27.538    29.368    23.938    25.956      8.43    29.075    31.547    31.672    31.386      7.95   17.32
     222 Knit Fabric      29.961    31.248    26.322    25.944     -1.44    31.407    30.618    30.990    30.870     -1.71    4.66
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   33.364    43.052    32.828    33.649      2.50    39.324    43.679    44.379    43.873     11.57    4.37
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa   12.485    15.215    12.741    11.834     -7.12    15.271    14.209    14.273    14.308     -6.31    4.60
     225 Blue Denim Fab   20.417    14.913    12.322    10.052    -18.42    13.838    12.606    13.349    12.644     -8.63   15.66
     229 Special Fabric   13.250    14.566    12.095    11.646     -3.70    14.285    13.409    13.511    14.118     -1.16    1.14

Cotton:
     317 Twill Fabric      5.201     5.314     4.326     5.678     31.26     5.669     6.030     6.224     6.666     17.59    6.72
     326 Sateen Fabric     2.918     1.967     1.452     2.060     41.86     2.175     2.527     2.523     2.575     18.37    6.30
     332 Cotton Hosiery    3.538     4.104     3.444     3.819     10.91     4.052     4.400     4.374     4.479     10.55    0.56
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,   10.289    11.278     9.126    11.612     27.23    10.938    13.329    13.438    13.763     25.84   11.85
     335 W/G Cot. Coats   17.189    21.100    15.940    15.388     -3.46    20.375    20.789    20.840    20.549      0.85    1.84
     336 Cotton Dresses   18.012    23.975    16.953    25.078     47.92    21.491    30.937    31.631    32.099     49.36    2.86
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   49.364    57.274    47.387    44.362     -6.38    56.560    55.246    54.607    54.249     -4.09    1.89
     342 Cotton Skirts     4.642     6.230     4.657     4.827      3.64     5.623     6.581     6.611     6.400     13.82    1.24
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   43.415    50.228    42.807    30.199    -29.45    50.839    39.734    38.175    37.619    -26.00    0.65
     348 W/G Slacks, et   40.911    30.844    25.437    21.444    -15.70    30.510    26.293    26.546    26.851    -11.99    0.41
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    8.390     8.580     6.698     8.098     20.90     8.458     9.522     9.745     9.980     17.99    0.93
     360 Pillowcases       4.160     3.850     3.300     3.319      0.60     4.003     3.876     3.911     3.870     -3.35    1.17
     361 Cotton Sheets    14.628    14.068    12.043    11.918     -1.03    14.347    14.128    14.186    13.944     -2.81    1.00
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt   14.209    13.713    11.310    11.182     -1.14    13.546    13.670    13.747    13.585      0.29    1.67
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu   29.347    43.600    35.293    36.994      4.82    41.102    44.502    44.781    45.302     10.22    1.37

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns       24.344    26.670    23.275    23.567      1.25    27.042    24.339    25.617    26.961     -0.30   18.59
     410 Wool Woven Fab   34.168    36.898    30.085    39.651     31.79    36.670    44.862    44.972    46.463     26.71   42.78
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    4.118     4.958     4.008     4.668     16.48     4.768     5.673     5.678     5.618     17.83    7.46
     431 Wool Glov/Mitn    0.826     0.956     0.865     0.814     -5.93     0.941     0.811     0.891     0.905     -3.79    3.79
     432 Wool Hosiery      3.621     3.932     3.393     3.682      8.51     3.785     3.950     4.188     4.221     11.50   14.55
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB   50.008    70.700    59.324    67.959     14.56    68.368    79.681    78.818    79.336     16.04   18.53
     434 Oth. Coats, M/   13.416    20.049    18.199    18.948      4.12    19.586    21.503    20.690    20.799      6.20   10.33
     435 W/G Coats, Woo   51.267    63.022    56.398    50.061    -11.23    61.435    58.020    56.494    56.686     -7.73   11.99
     436 Wool Dresses     26.301    35.089    30.944    31.699      2.44    33.500    36.753    36.382    35.844      7.00   27.72
     438 K Shirts,Blous   33.732    40.274    35.425    33.624     -5.08    40.061    36.366    37.196    38.473     -3.97    9.32
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    1.523     1.887     1.667     1.622     -2.67     1.774     1.811     1.834     1.842      3.84   14.02
     442 Wool Skirts       5.840     7.240     6.771     5.471    -19.21     7.187     6.203     6.063     5.939    -17.36   11.17
     443 Wool Suits,M/B   90.271   102.881    83.481    92.969     11.37    99.388   111.013   110.697   112.370     13.06   21.20
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    1.943     2.231     1.848     1.179    -36.20     2.195     1.692     1.554     1.562    -28.84   10.79
     445 Wool Sweater,M   22.690    26.238    22.518    25.416     12.87    25.577    28.510    27.687    29.136     13.91   14.98
     446 Wool Sweater,W   35.169    52.054    44.690    35.103    -21.45    49.599    47.779    41.546    42.467    -14.38    8.15
     447 Wool Trousers,   30.005    33.150    27.860    33.837     21.45    31.843    38.715    38.329    39.127     22.87   13.01
     448 Wool Slacks,W/   11.708    15.245    13.437     9.304    -30.76    14.709    11.916    11.505    11.113    -24.45   12.49
     459 Oth.Wool Appar   39.338    50.832    41.804    46.441     11.09    48.050    55.421    55.385    55.469     15.44   16.71
     464 Wool Blankets    13.123     4.599     3.836     4.573     19.21     4.709     5.111     5.318     5.336     13.30   22.17
     465 Floor Covering    3.447     3.978     3.220     2.986     -7.26     3.851     3.802     3.691     3.744     -2.78    0.57

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    16.651    16.852    14.734     6.192    -57.98    17.127    10.289    10.106     8.310    -51.48    2.62
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    2.350     2.212     1.715     3.058     78.30     2.119     3.528     3.505     3.555     67.78    1.85
     618 Wov Artif Fila    3.704     5.956     4.173     5.193     24.45     5.105     6.916     6.819     6.977     36.66   20.45
     620 Oth Synth Fila    6.613     8.556     7.117     6.022    -15.39     8.675     7.627     7.495     7.461    -14.00    1.44
     622 Glass Fabric      4.256     2.943     2.389     2.568      7.49     3.446     3.130     3.157     3.122     -9.39    2.51
     629 Oth Stap/Fil F   11.315    11.921     9.564     9.587      0.25    11.652    12.015    11.857    11.945      2.52   11.86
     632 Hosiery           9.046     8.253     7.051     6.841     -2.98     8.797     8.654     8.238     8.043     -8.58    0.82
     635 Coats, W/G       24.217    28.840    23.088    20.315    -12.01    28.491    26.215    26.004    26.067     -8.51    1.42
     636 Dresses          48.618    61.494    47.381    61.428     29.65    58.700    74.401    75.431    75.541     28.69    2.50
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.827     0.961     0.735     0.793      7.91     0.870     1.086     0.975     1.019     17.06    1.41
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.502     3.480     3.043     2.406    -20.93     3.677     3.049     2.845     2.843    -22.67    0.31
     659 Oth. MMF App.    47.197    57.888    47.204    51.433      8.96    55.797    62.945    62.235    62.116     11.32    1.67
     665 Floor Covering    5.910     7.740     6.582     6.257     -4.95     7.551     7.456     7.109     7.414     -1.81    0.73
     666 Other Furnishi    3.181     3.699     3.228     2.713    -15.97     3.841     3.301     3.264     3.183    -17.13    0.10
     669 Other MMF Manu    4.385     5.780     4.636     4.562     -1.59     5.064     5.860     5.839     5.706     12.70    0.50
     670 Flat Goods, et   74.658    68.963    56.198    61.595      9.60    72.061    74.065    73.274    74.360      3.19    2.29

Other CWM:
     758 SILK Neckwear    36.244    39.420    32.093    34.112      6.29    39.433    44.457    44.661    41.440      5.09   33.65

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.335     0.428     0.352     0.561     59.56     0.484     0.589     0.523     0.637     31.76   12.86
     810 S/V Woven Fabr   17.222    20.362    16.613    16.086     -3.17    20.516    19.849    19.697    19.836     -3.31   14.85
     833 S/V S-T CoatsM    5.781     8.753     6.616     6.976      5.45     7.922     9.173     9.073     9.114     15.04   31.08
     835 S/V Coats W/G     4.780     4.784     3.934     3.896     -0.98     4.857     4.570     4.730     4.745     -2.30    6.91
     836 S/V Dresses       4.258     4.722     3.843     3.641     -5.27     4.463     4.495     4.480     4.520      1.26    7.22
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    4.149     5.284     4.336     3.868    -10.79     5.274     4.880     4.871     4.816     -8.68    2.92
     847 S/V Trousers M    2.840     3.881     3.194     2.911     -8.86     3.728     3.636     3.588     3.598     -3.49    0.73
     858 S/V Neckwear      6.202     7.417     5.825     3.026    -48.05     7.042     5.743     4.810     4.618    -34.43   39.95
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    9.600    10.966     8.539     9.857     15.44    10.982    12.346    12.111    12.284     11.86    6.71
     899 Other S/V Manu    3.835     4.929     3.727     7.913    112.32     4.425     9.145     9.209     9.115    106.00    4.86