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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | CHINA T      |                         |    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           877.103   878.900   752.640   744.552     -1.07   884.374   871.591   869.367   870.812     -1.53    0.87
       1 Apparel         469.367   435.997   380.212   341.964    -10.06   445.558   403.930   400.845   397.749    -10.73    0.52
       2 Non-Apparel     407.735   442.903   372.427   402.587      8.10   438.817   467.661   468.521   473.063      7.80    1.97
      11 Yarns            49.534    60.505    48.918    49.893      1.99    59.100    63.339    62.946    61.480      4.03    4.20
      12 Fabrics         261.840   285.943   243.307   268.336     10.29   286.018   303.995   305.362   310.971      8.72    5.41
      14 Made Ups / Mis   96.361    96.455    80.202    84.358      5.18    93.699   100.326   100.213   100.611      7.38    0.60
      30 Cotton Product  153.373   141.264   122.496   106.176    -13.32   145.482   131.175   128.594   124.945    -14.12    0.25
      31 Cotton Apparel  113.699   103.716    90.196    69.453    -23.00   107.233    89.768    87.278    82.972    -22.62    0.20
      32 Cot Non-Appare   39.674    37.548    32.299    36.724     13.70    38.250    41.407    41.316    41.973      9.73    0.49
      40 Wool Products     5.316     6.364     5.731     5.311     -7.32     6.554     5.202     5.171     5.945     -9.29    0.12
      41 Wool Apparel      4.553     5.193     4.635     4.438     -4.26     5.245     4.392     4.434     4.995     -4.75    0.13
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.762     1.172     1.096     0.873    -20.28     1.309     0.810     0.736     0.949    -27.48    0.09
      60 MMF Products    712.424   722.531   616.920   623.523      1.07   724.053   725.071   725.543   729.134      0.70    1.67
      61 MMF Apparel     347.134   322.004   281.051   261.726     -6.88   328.316   303.275   302.691   302.680     -7.81    1.02
      62 MMF Non-Appare  365.290   400.527   335.869   361.797      7.72   395.737   421.797   422.852   426.454      7.76    3.05
      80 S and V Produc    5.990     8.740     7.493     9.541     27.33     8.285    10.143    10.059    10.788     30.21    0.60
      81 S and V Appare    3.981     5.084     4.330     6.348     46.58     4.765     6.495     6.442     7.102     49.05    0.53
      82 S and V Non-Ap    2.008     3.656     3.163     3.193      0.96     3.520     3.648     3.617     3.687      4.72    0.82

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    1.301     2.006     1.773     1.809      2.01     1.993     2.076     2.072     2.041      2.44    0.96
     201 Specialty Yarn   28.620    37.012    29.189    29.146     -0.15    35.900    38.962    38.434    36.969      2.98   14.84
     218 Fab, Color Yar    3.729     4.012     3.596     2.783    -22.61     4.046     3.653     3.310     3.199    -20.93    2.68
     219 Duck Fabric       1.170     0.901     0.897     0.211    -76.50     1.011     0.259     0.182     0.215    -78.74    0.45
     220 Spec. Weave, F    6.323     5.915     4.881     4.404     -9.77     6.122     5.367     5.304     5.438    -11.17    3.00
     222 Knit Fabric      36.298    38.703    32.375    32.524      0.46    38.847    38.025    38.785    38.852      0.01    5.87
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   15.020    18.324    15.013    15.240      1.51    17.661    18.000    17.923    18.550      5.04    1.85
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa   16.093    15.175    12.736    12.515     -1.74    15.165    13.579    14.306    14.953     -1.40    4.81
     225 Blue Denim Fab    6.858     6.986     5.933     5.515     -7.05     7.177     6.725     6.762     6.567     -8.49    8.13
     229 Special Fabric  117.392   132.779   116.019   126.272      8.84   133.133   139.562   139.983   143.032      7.44   11.60
     239 Baby Garm / Ac    5.244     5.478     4.400     4.707      6.98     5.647     5.928     5.997     5.785      2.46    0.24

Cotton:
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    1.002     1.770     1.455     1.673     14.99     1.724     1.872     1.749     1.988     15.30    2.14
     317 Twill Fabric      4.593     3.534     3.052     7.945    160.35     3.820     8.016     8.022     8.427    120.63    8.50
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.151     0.540     0.449     0.483      7.52     0.591     0.644     0.680     0.574     -2.89    1.40
     331 Cot.Glove/Mitt    0.505     1.077     0.856     1.007     17.62     0.970     1.225     1.205     1.228     26.65    1.12
     332 Cotton Hosiery   14.202    13.606    11.843     9.770    -17.50    13.263    12.184    12.115    11.533    -13.04    1.44
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    2.022     1.826     1.710     1.007    -41.10     2.332     1.139     1.151     1.123    -51.84    0.10
     339 W/G Knit Blous   33.601    26.983    23.415    19.248    -17.79    28.393    22.994    22.773    22.816    -19.64    0.33
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M    4.171     3.305     2.480     1.816    -26.78     3.026     2.849     2.719     2.641    -12.71    0.09
     342 Cotton Skirts     1.679     0.821     0.761     0.585    -23.07     0.869     0.788     0.740     0.646    -25.68    0.13
     345 Cotton Sweater    3.988     5.437     4.207     2.490    -40.81     5.208     5.621     5.320     3.720    -28.56    0.45
     348 W/G Slacks, et   20.985    18.689    17.529    11.627    -33.67    20.272    13.490    13.108    12.787    -36.92    0.19
     352 Cotton Underwe    1.311     1.094     0.911     1.065     16.89     1.159     1.367     1.373     1.248      7.74    0.05
     359 Oth. Cot. App.   14.693    17.602    15.301    10.546    -31.08    17.833    14.661    13.658    12.847    -27.96    1.19
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu   11.780    11.489     9.709    12.008     23.68    10.855    12.900    13.312    13.788     27.02    0.42

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.682     1.077     1.024     0.804    -21.44     1.234     0.692     0.644     0.857    -30.50    0.59
     432 Wool Hosiery      0.485     1.222     1.043     0.541    -48.16     1.208     0.847     0.732     0.720    -40.39    2.48
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.403     0.531     0.429     0.528     23.19     0.432     0.552     0.535     0.630     45.78    0.15
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    0.004     0.032     0.032     0.010    -69.16     0.032     0.010     0.010     0.010    -69.16    0.08
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.616     0.541     0.472     0.374    -20.87     0.536     0.518     0.530     0.442    -17.54    0.23
     446 Wool Sweater,W    1.018     0.785     0.755     0.551    -27.01     0.958     0.389     0.489     0.581    -39.30    0.11
     459 Oth.Wool Appar    1.597     1.454     1.324     1.502     13.48     1.367     0.974     1.229     1.632     19.38    0.49

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    12.440    13.757    11.104    13.508     21.65    13.402    16.479    16.462    16.160     20.58    5.09
     603 Yarn>85% artif    1.752     2.959     2.889     0.204    -92.93     2.890     0.272     0.274     0.274    -90.50    0.41
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    0.835     0.393     0.273     0.470     72.05     0.318     0.516     0.517     0.589     85.27    0.54
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    2.848     2.075     1.640     3.229     96.83     2.234     3.377     3.651     3.663     64.02    1.91
     613 MMF Sheeting F    0.110     0.077     0.077     2.078   2607.52     0.078     1.590     1.854     2.078   2547.89   16.05
     614 MMF Pop/Brdclt    0.298     0.377     0.285     0.711    149.05     0.314     0.741     0.773     0.802    155.27    2.33
     617 MMF Twill/Sate    1.295     1.852     1.335     5.901    342.12     1.792     6.231     6.363     6.418    258.21   22.71
     619 Poly Fil Fab      8.230     9.408     7.426     8.558     15.23     8.822    10.802    10.677    10.539     19.46    5.32
     620 Oth Synth Fila   27.669    32.363    26.755    28.811      7.68    32.369    34.259    34.056    34.419      6.33    6.63
     622 Glass Fabric      5.066     4.123     3.211     5.145     60.26     4.022     6.035     6.074     6.058     50.60    4.86
     625 Pop,Broad Stp/    0.141     0.309     0.136     1.106    713.51     0.136     0.958     1.093     1.279    839.05   15.82
     628 Twl/Satn/Stp/F    4.881     4.020     3.667     3.549     -3.22     4.527     3.798     3.815     3.902    -13.80   12.99
     629 Oth Stap/Fil F    2.217     2.255     2.013     1.086    -46.06     2.282     1.496     1.358     1.328    -41.83    1.32
     631 Gloves/Mittens    5.610     5.354     4.791     3.513    -26.68     5.659     4.900     4.436     4.076    -27.98    0.88
     632 Hosiery          37.010    41.567    36.345    34.182     -5.95    42.106    40.305    40.293    39.404     -6.42    4.04
     634 Other Coats, M   11.114     9.455     8.765     5.779    -34.07    10.067     6.281     6.502     6.469    -35.74    0.39
     635 Coats, W/G        4.594     4.505     4.006     3.775     -5.76     4.550     4.187     4.117     4.274     -6.06    0.23
     636 Dresses          22.192    16.980    15.948    14.098    -11.60    17.636    15.317    15.059    15.130    -14.21    0.50
     638 Knit Shirts, M   20.145    20.427    17.621    19.342      9.77    21.121    21.754    21.656    22.148      4.86    0.87
     639 Knit Blouses,W   64.197    59.809    53.793    43.986    -18.23    60.865    51.681    50.365    50.002    -17.85    1.37
     642 Skirts            7.716     7.734     6.971     6.858     -1.62     7.890     7.407     7.510     7.621     -3.40    1.25
     646 MMF Sweaters,W    4.282     2.527     2.220     2.197     -1.05     3.058     2.173     2.275     2.504    -18.13    0.64
     647 Trousers,etc M   10.062     8.256     6.767     7.214      6.62     8.713     8.823     8.748     8.704     -0.10    0.43
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   36.722    25.761    23.544    21.498     -8.69    26.865    24.533    24.145    23.715    -11.72    1.29
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su   10.125     5.822     5.220     9.274     77.65     6.929     7.256     8.834     9.875     42.53    0.50
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    0.797     0.556     0.512     0.595     16.25     0.609     0.367     0.453     0.639      4.97    0.22
     651 Nightwear/PJs     2.414     2.191     2.144     1.197    -44.18     2.614     1.235     1.320     1.244    -52.42    0.18
     652 M-MF Underwear    4.539     3.601     2.952     2.828     -4.20     3.783     3.367     3.565     3.477     -8.09    0.38
     659 Oth. MMF App.   101.933   103.753    86.376    82.431     -4.57   102.317   100.300    99.961    99.808     -2.45    2.68
     666 Other Furnishi   57.336    45.488    38.136    36.019     -5.55    45.951    44.935    43.663    43.371     -5.62    1.38
     669 Other MMF Manu    6.635     9.140     8.046     8.059      0.17     9.480     8.512     8.833     9.154     -3.44    0.80
     670 Flat Goods, et   16.486    24.261    19.030    22.860     20.13    21.519    27.881    28.308    28.091     30.54    0.87

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     832 Hosiery Slk/Ve    0.247     0.272     0.206     0.329     59.41     0.232     0.385     0.385     0.395     69.78    7.30
     845 Sweaters, Veg.    0.220     0.172     0.001     0.537  51903.39     0.001     0.266     0.266     0.708  68467.73    0.75
     847 S/V Trousers M    1.588     2.585     2.506     3.152     25.74     2.583     3.330     3.314     3.231     25.08    0.65
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    1.086     1.187     0.972     1.706     75.57     1.116     1.728     1.622     1.921     72.14    1.05
     870 Luggage Silk/V    0.634     0.949     0.838     0.501    -40.23     0.868     0.724     0.693     0.612    -29.46    0.76
     899 Other S/V Manu    0.926     2.305     2.013     2.472     22.83     2.227     2.577     2.605     2.765     24.15    1.47