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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | AUSTRAL      |                         |    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            33.539    39.292    34.203    23.118    -32.41    39.973    31.942    29.238    28.208    -29.43    0.03
       1 Apparel           4.314     5.939     4.840     4.437     -8.31     5.819     5.829     5.404     5.537     -4.84    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel      29.226    33.353    29.363    18.681    -36.38    34.154    26.114    23.834    22.671    -33.62    0.09
      11 Yarns             6.564     7.777     6.954     3.092    -55.53     7.862     5.057     4.491     3.915    -50.20    0.27
      12 Fabrics          11.923    14.562    13.355     9.310    -30.29    15.271    12.166    10.827    10.517    -31.13    0.18
      14 Made Ups / Mis   10.739    11.014     9.054     6.279    -30.65    11.022     8.890     8.517     8.238    -25.25    0.05
      30 Cotton Product    2.584     2.809     2.438     1.491    -38.82     2.699     2.407     2.007     1.863    -31.00    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    1.590     1.712     1.450     0.977    -32.64     1.653     1.632     1.277     1.238    -25.08    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.994     1.097     0.987     0.514    -47.91     1.047     0.775     0.729     0.624    -40.35    0.01
      40 Wool Products     9.061    11.463     9.592     5.649    -41.11    11.353     8.195     7.942     7.519    -33.77    0.16
      41 Wool Apparel      0.210     0.353     0.261     0.316     21.07     0.319     0.404     0.407     0.408     27.83    0.01
      42 Wool Non-Appar    8.851    11.110     9.331     5.333    -42.85    11.034     7.791     7.535     7.112    -35.55    0.70
      60 MMF Products     21.504    24.506    21.692    15.559    -28.27    25.368    20.874    18.834    18.373    -27.58    0.04
      61 MMF Apparel       2.177     3.481     2.749     2.814      2.36     3.407     3.447     3.376     3.546      4.10    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Appare   19.327    21.024    18.942    12.744    -32.72    21.961    17.427    15.458    14.826    -32.49    0.11
      80 S and V Produc    0.391     0.514     0.481     0.420    -12.73     0.553     0.467     0.455     0.453    -18.01    0.03
      81 S and V Appare    0.337     0.394     0.379     0.330    -12.90     0.440     0.346     0.343     0.345    -21.72    0.03
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.054     0.121     0.102     0.090    -12.11     0.112     0.121     0.112     0.108     -3.47    0.02

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarn    1.087     0.508     0.506     0.320    -36.80     0.553     0.323     0.323     0.322    -41.70    0.13
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    8.456    10.677    10.132     5.486    -45.86    11.352     7.716     6.463     6.031    -46.87    0.60
     229 Special Fabric    1.381     1.297     0.952     2.238    135.04     1.304     2.249     2.335     2.583     98.11    0.21

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.914     2.787     2.509     0.606    -75.83     2.660     1.267     1.210     0.884    -66.75    0.61
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.025     0.051     0.042     0.021    -50.52     0.043     0.045     0.030     0.030    -30.80    0.01
     465 Floor Covering    7.283     7.949     6.486     4.306    -33.62     7.931     6.245     5.898     5.768    -27.27    0.88

Man-Made Fiber:
     603 Yarn>85% artif    4.170     4.419     3.881     2.151    -44.56     4.484     3.450     2.940     2.690    -40.01    4.07