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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | ARAB EM      |                         |    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            74.114    81.137    68.491    62.508     -8.74    83.482    74.498    74.808    75.154     -9.98    0.07
       1 Apparel          32.920    27.058    23.729    17.930    -24.44    27.349    21.356    21.045    21.259    -22.27    0.03
       2 Non-Apparel      41.194    54.079    44.762    44.578     -0.41    56.133    53.143    53.763    53.895     -3.99    0.22
      11 Yarns             5.918    10.824     9.594     0.106    -98.90    13.889     1.905     1.556     1.337    -90.38    0.09
      12 Fabrics          32.433    38.924    31.205    42.456     36.06    37.652    48.668    49.453    50.176     33.26    0.87
      14 Made Ups / Mis    2.842     4.330     3.964     2.016    -49.14     4.592     2.569     2.755     2.382    -48.13    0.01
      30 Cotton Product   33.075    28.722    24.904    17.038    -31.59    28.624    20.871    20.825    20.855    -27.14    0.04
      31 Cotton Apparel   23.268    15.317    13.835     8.218    -40.60    15.758     9.829     9.550     9.700    -38.44    0.02
      32 Cot Non-Appare    9.807    13.405    11.069     8.819    -20.32    12.867    11.042    11.275    11.155    -13.30    0.13
      40 Wool Products     0.667     0.313     0.300     0.084    -72.10     0.309     0.325     0.320     0.096    -68.81    0.00
      41 Wool Apparel      0.015     0.085     0.074     0.038    -48.16     0.076     0.100     0.094     0.049    -35.07    0.00
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.653     0.228     0.226     0.045    -79.91     0.233     0.226     0.225     0.047    -79.76    0.00
      60 MMF Products     40.312    51.910    43.098    45.018      4.45    54.321    52.948    53.311    53.830     -0.90    0.12
      61 MMF Apparel       9.581    11.563     9.729     9.483     -2.53    11.388    11.250    11.229    11.316     -0.63    0.04
      62 MMF Non-Appare   30.731    40.347    33.368    35.535      6.49    42.933    41.698    42.083    42.513     -0.98    0.30
      80 S and V Produc    0.059     0.193     0.190     0.369     94.73     0.228     0.353     0.351     0.372     63.40    0.02
      81 S and V Appare    0.056     0.094     0.091     0.190    109.61     0.128     0.176     0.172     0.193     51.02    0.01
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.003     0.099     0.099     0.179     81.08     0.100     0.177     0.180     0.179     79.26    0.04

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarn    5.918    10.824     9.594     0.104    -98.92    13.889     1.903     1.553     1.334    -90.39    0.54
     219 Duck Fabric       2.450     3.837     3.288     2.275    -30.82     3.700     2.319     2.438     2.824    -23.69    5.86
     220 Spec. Weave, F    2.141     1.331     0.994     1.716     72.58     1.101     2.003     2.009     2.052     86.44    1.13
     229 Special Fabric    1.211     0.375     0.112     3.352   2887.13     0.228     3.369     3.465     3.614   1483.26    0.29

Cotton:
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    0.187     0.819     0.417     0.698     67.54     0.417     1.220     1.252     1.101    164.21    1.19
     315 Printcloth Fab    0.018     0.847     0.465     0.192    -58.81     0.465     0.802     0.687     0.573     23.27    1.13
     326 Sateen Fabric     3.093     2.060     1.645     2.649     61.05     2.349     3.048     3.069     3.064     30.41    7.49
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    1.241     1.091     1.034     0.629    -39.21     1.416     0.529     0.513     0.686    -51.56    0.06
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M    2.094     3.681     2.948     2.918     -1.01     3.174     3.730     3.711     3.652     15.06    0.13
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.691     0.718     0.606     0.229    -62.22     0.664     0.436     0.376     0.342    -48.58    0.07
     348 W/G Slacks, et    5.832     4.101     3.913     1.250    -68.06     4.551     1.561     1.371     1.438    -68.41    0.02
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    0.154     0.317     0.308     0.410     33.21     0.347     0.424     0.425     0.419     20.82    0.04
     360 Pillowcases       0.417     0.638     0.599     0.255    -57.51     0.718     0.320     0.334     0.294    -59.08    0.09
     361 Cotton Sheets     1.073     2.062     1.806     0.880    -51.25     2.171     1.179     1.290     1.136    -47.65    0.08

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Fila   21.770    27.143    22.306    30.479     36.64    26.928    34.217    34.819    35.316     31.15    6.80
     625 Pop,Broad Stp/    0.450     0.837     0.572     0.064    -88.77     0.741     0.473     0.381     0.329    -55.59    4.07
     626 Printclth Stp/    0.954     0.349     0.349     0.249    -28.79     0.615     0.249     0.249     0.249    -59.54   10.58
     634 Other Coats, M    2.961     2.914     2.404     1.804    -24.97     2.998     2.511     2.407     2.314    -22.81    0.14
     636 Dresses           2.861     4.573     4.145     3.550    -14.36     4.684     4.493     4.287     3.978    -15.07    0.13