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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | SRI LKA      |                         |    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          1228.633  1403.620  1193.434  1230.478      3.10  1393.141  1463.226  1447.432  1440.665      3.41    1.43
       1 Apparel        1223.656  1399.572  1189.869  1226.166      3.05  1388.763  1458.480  1442.588  1435.868      3.39    1.88
       2 Non-Apparel       4.977     4.048     3.564     4.313     20.99     4.378     4.746     4.845     4.797      9.57    0.02
      11 Yarns             0.015     0.169     0.151     0.506    235.23     0.154     0.574     0.591     0.524    240.60    0.04
      12 Fabrics           0.295     0.449     0.399     0.989    147.81     0.527     0.766     1.034     1.039     97.09    0.02
      14 Made Ups / Mis    4.666     3.431     3.014     2.817     -6.54     3.697     3.406     3.220     3.234    -12.52    0.02
      30 Cotton Product  794.451   867.150   737.010   705.137     -4.32   867.925   858.237   841.965   835.277     -3.76    1.66
      31 Cotton Apparel  794.141   866.927   736.811   704.313     -4.41   867.678   857.542   841.066   834.429     -3.83    2.00
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.310     0.223     0.198     0.824    315.71     0.246     0.695     0.899     0.849    244.59    0.01
      40 Wool Products    11.271    17.432    15.033    14.026     -6.70    16.664    18.023    17.234    16.425     -1.43    0.34
      41 Wool Apparel     11.271    17.432    15.033    14.024     -6.71    16.664    18.023    17.232    16.423     -1.45    0.44
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.000     0.000     0.000     0.002       *       0.000     0.000     0.002     0.002       *      0.00
      60 MMF Products    407.193   500.626   424.381   490.691     15.63   490.978   564.389   565.833   566.936     15.47    1.30
      61 MMF Apparel     402.571   496.880   421.092   487.375     15.74   486.943   560.504   562.062   563.164     15.65    1.90
      62 MMF Non-Appare    4.622     3.745     3.289     3.316      0.82     4.035     3.885     3.770     3.772     -6.51    0.03
      80 S and V Produc   15.718    18.412    17.009    20.624     21.25    17.575    22.577    22.401    22.027     25.33    1.23
      81 S and V Appare   15.673    18.332    16.932    20.454     20.80    17.478    22.411    22.228    21.853     25.03    1.63
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.045     0.081     0.077     0.170    121.03     0.097     0.166     0.173     0.174     79.59    0.04

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   26.801    28.557    23.564    20.374    -13.54    28.205    26.258    25.631    25.367    -10.06    1.07

Cotton:
     331 Cot.Glove/Mitt    2.049     2.638     2.064     2.205      6.84     2.562     2.678     2.728     2.779      8.46    2.52
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,    0.259     0.985     0.970     0.768    -20.74     0.990     0.814     0.778     0.784    -20.80    0.67
     334 Oth. Coats, MB    4.552     3.913     3.115     4.082     31.06     3.923     4.292     4.548     4.881     24.40    0.50
     335 W/G Cot. Coats   17.534    30.492    23.125    21.038     -9.03    28.088    31.582    29.234    28.404      1.13    2.55
     336 Cotton Dresses   24.087    34.339    29.335    21.619    -26.30    32.864    27.857    27.484    26.624    -18.99    2.37
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   56.742    53.648    46.862    57.395     22.48    53.586    62.164    63.892    64.181     19.77    1.07
     339 W/G Knit Blous   86.043    79.530    67.985    54.181    -20.30    80.858    69.386    67.013    65.726    -18.71    0.96
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   80.172    92.069    77.752    81.004      4.18    92.791    97.362    95.147    95.320      2.73    3.31
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou   24.429    31.632    27.383    23.105    -15.62    31.413    27.522    27.126    27.355    -12.92    2.40
     342 Cotton Skirts    15.345    11.428     9.618    12.478     29.74    11.228    14.036    13.982    14.288     27.25    2.77
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  132.478   131.825   115.053   116.204      1.00   136.442   133.521   130.541   132.976     -2.54    2.28
     348 W/G Slacks, et  198.632   226.813   190.785   197.914      3.74   224.734   234.478   232.938   233.942      4.10    3.56
     349 Bras, & other     9.934     3.450     3.119     3.334      6.90     4.137     3.488     3.661     3.665    -11.41    2.14
     350 Dress. Gown et    4.436     3.916     2.775     5.396     94.42     3.652     6.060     6.121     6.536     78.99    1.91
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ    6.404     6.300     5.317     2.099    -60.52     6.567     4.722     3.936     3.081    -53.07    0.41
     352 Cotton Underwe  100.170   121.776   105.181    81.002    -22.99   122.018   108.898   105.599    97.596    -20.01    3.84
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    5.366     7.159     6.222     4.357    -29.97     7.245     6.000     5.592     5.294    -26.93    0.49

Wool:
     435 W/G Coats, Woo    5.638     5.045     4.347     5.207     19.78     5.384     5.519     6.102     5.905      9.68    1.25
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.278     0.746     0.521     0.187    -64.06     0.549     0.542     0.526     0.412    -25.01    0.10
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    0.030     0.040     0.040     0.120    200.50     0.040     0.067     0.120     0.120    200.50    0.91
     442 Wool Skirts       2.391     3.398     3.138     3.843     22.46     3.352     4.920     4.792     4.103     22.40    7.72
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    0.128     0.397     0.397     0.130    -67.18     0.397     0.108     0.130     0.130    -67.18    0.90
     447 Wool Trousers,    1.112     2.848     2.290     1.769    -22.76     2.485     2.008     1.643     2.327     -6.34    0.77
     448 Wool Slacks,W/    0.719     3.725     3.155     2.028    -35.71     3.169     3.750     3.044     2.599    -17.99    2.92

Man-Made Fiber:
     620 Oth Synth Fila    0.185     0.036     0.036     0.511   1317.28     0.128     0.423     0.482     0.511    299.09    0.10
     631 Gloves/Mittens   21.640    25.217    21.072    21.508      2.07    25.770    27.865    26.645    25.653     -0.45    5.56
     634 Other Coats, M    7.068     5.314     4.647     5.377     15.70     5.323     6.241     6.324     6.043     13.53    0.36
     635 Coats, W/G       11.615    12.722    11.235     6.272    -44.17    12.747     9.515     8.722     7.759    -39.13    0.42
     636 Dresses          52.507    62.533    53.746    67.970     26.47    61.837    78.338    77.942    76.757     24.13    2.54
     638 Knit Shirts, M   17.059    39.516    34.255    45.177     31.89    37.537    47.129    49.477    50.438     34.37    1.98
     639 Knit Blouses,W   19.488    33.766    28.874    36.929     27.90    32.321    40.271    40.644    41.821     29.39    1.14
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    0.984     1.169     1.055     1.383     31.11     1.229     1.436     1.544     1.497     21.87    0.33
     641 N-K Blouses, W    2.300     2.872     2.587     4.494     73.69     2.785     4.648     4.843     4.778     71.54    0.35
     642 Skirts            4.034     5.280     4.058     6.145     51.41     4.279     6.667     7.380     7.367     72.15    1.21
     644 MMF W/G Suits     1.359     0.486     0.468     0.330    -29.49     0.952     0.457     0.457     0.348    -63.43    0.43
     647 Trousers,etc M    6.487     9.336     6.921    14.407    108.17     8.360    13.544    14.910    16.822    101.23    0.84
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   20.997    33.129    28.135    25.488     -9.41    31.832    31.016    31.665    30.481     -4.24    1.66
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su  116.375   123.350   103.435   124.801     20.66   122.509   147.956   145.185   144.715     18.13    7.36
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    2.035     2.279     1.731     2.647     52.96     2.098     2.911     2.951     3.196     52.29    1.08
     651 Nightwear/PJs     9.868     8.736     6.934     6.579     -5.12     9.109     8.495     7.945     8.381     -8.00    1.19
     652 M-MF Underwear   54.737    54.549    46.629    56.418     20.99    54.687    60.361    62.180    64.337     17.65    7.01
     659 Oth. MMF App.    49.292    69.376    58.331    56.041     -3.93    66.269    67.938    67.033    67.086      1.23    1.80
     666 Other Furnishi    0.598     0.648     0.555     0.446    -19.56     0.638     0.682     0.591     0.540    -15.40    0.02
     669 Other MMF Manu    3.481     2.146     1.903     1.652    -13.22     2.424     1.969     1.857     1.895    -21.85    0.17

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     835 S/V Coats W/G     0.483     0.861     0.853     0.521    -38.96     0.870     0.532     0.532     0.528    -39.24    0.77
     836 S/V Dresses       0.019     0.573     0.573     1.425    148.73     0.573     1.426     1.426     1.426    148.80    2.28
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    5.947     5.588     5.264     6.453     22.58     5.354     6.779     6.777     6.777     26.59    4.10
     842 S/V Skirts        0.645     1.134     1.132     0.423    -62.60     1.181     0.432     0.432     0.425    -63.99    1.38
     847 S/V Trousers M    7.694     8.930     8.148     9.691     18.94     8.423    10.821    10.565    10.473     24.33    2.12
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    0.543     0.636     0.474     0.932     96.41     0.543     1.152     1.130     1.093    101.36    0.60