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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category, 10/2012 Data  |
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                                         Category 445/446 :  WOOL SWEATERS
                                                      Data in million dollars

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE 10/2012
   Country      2010       2011      10/2011    10/2012  % Change    10/2011     8/2012     9/2012    10/2012  % Change % Share

    WORLD      704.935   785.353     703.735    633.939     -9.92    776.449    772.650    740.733    715.557     -7.84  100.00

    CHINA P    591.602   647.886     587.070    524.060    -10.73    643.671    637.541    610.753    584.876     -9.13   81.74

    ITALY       57.859    78.292      67.208     60.520     -9.95     75.176     76.289     69.233     71.603     -4.75   10.01

    U KING      13.305    16.085      12.915     14.592     12.98     14.565     17.622     18.096     17.762     21.95    2.48

    PERU         4.451     5.483       4.124      4.592     11.34      5.087      6.123      6.149      5.951     16.98    0.83

    BNGLDSH      3.499     3.212       3.061      2.923     -4.50      3.201      2.544      2.835      3.074     -3.97    0.43


    _WTO       704.869   785.329     703.712    633.888     -9.92    776.396    772.590    740.682    715.506     -7.84   99.99

    _OECD       84.680   110.018      92.871     86.805     -6.53    104.894    108.353    102.250    103.952     -0.90   14.53

    _EU15       77.425   103.664      87.388     82.428     -5.68     98.093    103.195     97.104     98.703      0.62   13.79

    _EC12       77.174   103.499      87.274     82.204     -5.81     97.916    102.901     96.857     98.429      0.52   13.76

    _W HEMI      8.449     8.049       6.247      7.339     17.49      8.188      8.741      8.887      9.142     11.65    1.28

    _ANDEAN      5.913     6.613       4.992      5.695     14.07      6.264      7.242      7.241      7.316     16.79    1.02

    _ASEAN       1.471     2.464       2.309      2.443      5.81      2.668      3.259      3.477      2.599     -2.61    0.36