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                                          |                                     |                                  May 21, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  3/2012 Data  |
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                                         Category 445/446 :  WOOL SWEATERS
                                                      Data in million dollars

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  3/2012
   Country      2010       2011       3/2011     3/2012  % Change     3/2011     1/2012     2/2012     3/2012  % Change % Share

    WORLD      704.935   785.328      24.118     27.947     15.88    705.730    786.110    787.627    789.157     11.82  100.00

    CHINA P    591.602   647.861      13.727     15.903     15.85    591.302    648.109    648.604    650.037      9.93   82.37

    ITALY       57.859    78.292       6.269      7.349     17.23     58.545     78.413     79.094     79.372     35.57   10.06

    U KING      13.305    16.085       0.975      1.733     77.79     13.115     16.350     16.728     16.844     28.43    2.13

    PERU         4.451     5.483       0.360      0.389      7.94      4.496      5.546      5.549      5.512     22.60    0.70

    HG KONG      6.378     4.354       0.274      0.368     34.24      6.399      4.485      4.456      4.448    -30.49    0.56

    BNGLDSH      3.499     3.212       0.000      0.063       *        3.495      3.215      3.274      3.276     -6.29    0.42


    _WTO       704.865   785.304      24.118     27.945     15.87    705.665    786.086    787.602    789.132     11.83  100.00

    _OECD       84.680   110.018       8.809     10.185     15.63     85.770    110.395    111.228    111.394     29.88   14.12

    _EU15       77.425   103.664       8.094      9.966     23.12     78.337    104.369    105.354    105.535     34.72   13.37

    _EC12       77.174   103.499       8.083      9.942     22.99     78.104    104.205    105.187    105.358     34.89   13.35

    _W HEMI      8.449     8.049       0.679      0.592    -12.88      8.503      8.090      8.014      7.961     -6.37    1.01

    _ANDEAN      5.913     6.613       0.450      0.480      6.69      5.991      6.706      6.693      6.643     10.88    0.84

    _ASEAN       1.471     2.464       0.058      0.133    130.77      1.492      2.454      2.477      2.540     70.24    0.32