When Sqoop importing from Postgres, with both the direct and generic JDBC drivers, a field of type 'timestamp with timezone' the timezone (the
'-04' suffix in the example below) gets dropped and a dot followed by numbers (microseconds?) gets appended.
Data in Postgres:
Data in HDFS (with unprintable field delimiters):
14231822012-10-04null2014-04-09 05:30:00.0nullnull312014-04-08 05:30:00.005:30:00