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                                          |                                     |                               October 7, 2014
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  8/2014 Data  |
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                                         Category 445/446 :  WOOL SWEATERS
                                                      Data in million dollars

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  8/2014
   Country      2012       2013       8/2013     8/2014  % Change     8/2013     6/2014     7/2014     8/2014  % Change % Share

    WORLD      711.757   723.266     330.416    389.339     17.83    707.746    742.641    766.144    782.189     10.52  100.00

    CHINA P    583.691   589.021     247.942    295.368     19.13    571.237    603.485    623.316    636.447     11.42   81.37

    ITALY       71.205    74.943      48.585     56.646     16.59     75.762     78.828     81.618     83.003      9.56   10.61

    U KING      17.306    16.766      11.400      9.934    -12.86     18.973     17.383     16.806     15.300    -19.36    1.96

    PERU         5.339     5.458       2.278      4.904    115.26      4.921      5.832      7.017      8.084     64.28    1.03

    IRELAND      4.358     5.691       2.833      2.207    -22.12      5.753      5.143      4.918      5.064    -11.97    0.65

    BNGLDSH      2.931     2.564       1.429      1.276    -10.76      3.586      2.500      2.612      2.410    -32.78    0.31


    _WTO       711.706   723.213     330.387    389.325     17.84    707.710    742.580    766.082    782.151     10.52  100.00

    _OECD      102.592   106.577      67.495     75.295     11.56    109.066    111.210    113.919    114.377      4.87   14.62

    _EU28       99.657   103.603      66.488     73.728     10.89    106.424    108.125    110.516    110.842      4.15   14.17

    _EU27       99.453   103.422      66.355     73.688     11.05    106.243    107.971    110.386    110.756      4.25   14.16

    _W HEMI      8.860     8.473       3.895      6.916     77.58      8.762      8.696      9.998     11.494     31.17    1.47

    _ASEAN       2.598     4.280       2.648      3.071     15.99      3.963      4.433      4.113      4.703     18.69    0.60