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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  40:  WOOL PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  8/2012
   Country      2010       2011       8/2011     8/2012  % Change    8/2011     6/2012     7/2012     8/2012   % Change % Share


     WORLD     344.425    336.796    190.810    172.692     -9.50   352.305    328.840    324.920    318.677      -9.55  100.00

     CHINA P   183.636    162.562     87.847     71.181    -18.97   178.538    155.631    152.035    145.897     -18.28   45.78

     INDIA      22.660     24.924     14.899     16.029      7.59    23.801     25.429     25.706     26.054       9.47    8.18

     VIETNAM    16.986     19.107      6.631      5.940    -10.42    17.906     18.603     18.615     18.416       2.85    5.78

     MEXICO     16.705     18.783     12.732     11.354    -10.82    19.157     18.026     17.658     17.405      -9.15    5.46

     ITALY      14.123     16.060     10.265     11.455     11.59    14.771     17.102     17.114     17.250      16.78    5.41

     INDNSIA    10.723      9.690      5.557      4.925    -11.37    12.017      9.598      9.521      9.059     -24.62    2.84

     CANADA      7.736      7.138      4.580      5.204     13.61     7.252      7.605      7.705      7.762       7.02    2.44

     U KING      4.895      6.099      3.847      4.340     12.79     5.692      6.410      6.308      6.592      15.80    2.07

     DOM REP     6.895      7.171      5.182      4.360    -15.85     7.498      6.135      6.078      6.350     -15.31    1.99

     BNGLDSH     5.411      5.598      2.340      2.101    -10.19     5.899      5.531      5.414      5.359      -9.15    1.68

     PHIL R      3.918      4.461      2.077      2.393     15.20     4.096      4.733      4.641      4.777      16.61    1.50

     N ZEAL      4.805      5.071      3.245      2.935     -9.55     5.091      4.882      4.699      4.761      -6.48    1.49

     GUATMAL     2.906      3.862      2.516      2.814     11.86     3.617      4.023      4.328      4.161      15.03    1.31

     TURKEY      3.466      3.502      2.271      2.474      8.90     3.770      3.717      3.795      3.704      -1.74    1.16

     PERU        3.828      3.443      2.100      2.137      1.76     3.966      3.451      3.373      3.480     -12.24    1.09

     GERMANY     2.213      2.539      1.790      1.709     -4.51     2.597      2.577      2.552      2.458      -5.36    0.77

     MALAYSA     2.076      1.384      0.867      1.478     70.48     1.978      1.869      2.039      1.994       0.85    0.63

     ROMANIA     1.375      1.618      0.930      1.288     38.46     1.443      1.917      1.996      1.976      36.91    0.62

     THAILND     2.486      2.300      1.392      1.023    -26.48     2.320      1.891      1.896      1.931     -16.76    0.61

     EGYPT       1.838      1.611      1.024      1.178     15.02     1.624      1.697      1.749      1.765       8.70    0.55

     PORTUGL     1.740      1.594      1.042      1.156     10.96     1.763      1.657      1.683      1.708      -3.11    0.54

     HAITI       1.172      1.733      1.003      0.948     -5.47     1.675      1.692      1.704      1.678       0.19    0.53

     NEPAL       1.228      1.657      0.635      0.499    -21.48     1.420      1.585      1.529      1.520       7.07    0.48

     JORDAN      1.187      1.498      0.946      0.897     -5.15     1.468      1.516      1.540      1.450      -1.28    0.45

     PAKISTN     0.658      0.815      0.571      1.124     96.84     0.797      0.842      0.847      1.368      71.70    0.43

     FRANCE      0.831      1.844      1.251      0.735    -41.25     1.613      1.370      1.372      1.328     -17.72    0.42

     SRI LKA     0.921      1.339      0.573      0.554     -3.26     1.038      1.268      1.359      1.320      27.15    0.41

     KOR REP     1.255      1.530      0.946      0.568    -39.96     1.490      1.510      1.369      1.152     -22.67    0.36

     COLOMB      0.777      1.367      1.032      0.721    -30.13     1.298      1.119      1.105      1.056     -18.68    0.33

     IRELAND     0.817      1.011      0.566      0.571      0.85     0.873      1.013      1.021      1.015      16.32    0.32

     BELGIUM     0.983      1.681      1.407      0.622    -55.77     1.755      0.895      0.903      0.897     -48.89    0.28

     HG KONG     0.813      1.004      0.647      0.451    -30.26     1.067      0.982      0.941      0.808     -24.27    0.25

     BULGAR      0.243      0.503      0.276      0.546     97.95     0.393      0.717      0.756      0.773      96.72    0.24

     REP SAF     0.585      0.583      0.331      0.451     36.19     0.544      0.697      0.698      0.703      29.09    0.22

     C RICA      0.605      0.766      0.484      0.421    -13.00     0.723      0.772      0.739      0.703      -2.84    0.22

     NETHLDS     0.539      0.584      0.391      0.510     30.40     0.568      0.623      0.703      0.703      23.75    0.22

     AUSTRAL     0.805      1.278      0.941      0.346    -63.22     1.230      1.039      0.915      0.683     -44.44    0.21

     SALVADR     0.419      0.384      0.249      0.529    112.41     0.412      0.492      0.483      0.664      61.00    0.21

     SPAIN       0.548      0.611      0.386      0.397      3.03     0.630      0.643      0.634      0.622      -1.25    0.20

     CAMBOD      0.347      0.746      0.384      0.195    -49.20     0.606      0.432      0.456      0.557      -8.08    0.17

     CHILE       0.589      0.584      0.401      0.334    -16.64     0.607      0.509      0.511      0.518     -14.69    0.16

     CHINA T     0.555      0.624      0.427      0.267    -37.42     0.597      0.568      0.518      0.464     -22.24    0.15

     POLAND      0.318      0.372      0.241      0.315     30.50     0.360      0.445      0.450      0.445      23.62    0.14

     SWITZLD     0.747      0.647      0.462      0.252    -45.60     0.756      0.553      0.485      0.436     -42.38    0.14

     JAPAN       0.337      0.382      0.251      0.291     15.84     0.376      0.397      0.402      0.422      12.32    0.13

     MOROC       0.438      0.451      0.232      0.157    -32.58     0.473      0.428      0.378      0.375     -20.70    0.12

     URUGUAY     0.488      0.343      0.211      0.148    -29.67     0.369      0.289      0.284      0.280     -24.06    0.09

     ECUADOR     0.313      0.330      0.158      0.106    -32.94     0.308      0.338      0.328      0.277     -10.01    0.09

     UKRAINE     0.340      0.266      0.150      0.155      3.85     0.260      0.333      0.335      0.272       4.66    0.09

     CROATIA     0.222      0.272      0.194      0.184     -4.87     0.271      0.265      0.269      0.263      -2.83    0.08

     AUSTRIA     0.259      0.248      0.161      0.174      8.62     0.228      0.194      0.198      0.262      14.58    0.08

     GREECE      0.385      0.306      0.217      0.160    -26.21     0.291      0.268      0.265      0.249     -14.45    0.08

     HUNGARY     0.179      0.226      0.144      0.136     -5.27     0.200      0.214      0.214      0.219       9.71    0.07

     DENMARK     0.201      0.150      0.109      0.156     43.26     0.179      0.184      0.196      0.198      10.55    0.06

     LITHUAN     0.065      0.118      0.051      0.119    131.55     0.079      0.165      0.180      0.186     134.89    0.06

     BOLIVIA     0.160      0.200      0.107      0.089    -16.25     0.192      0.209      0.215      0.183      -5.01    0.06

     BOSNIA      0.135      0.170      0.123      0.123     -0.20     0.147      0.176      0.172      0.169      15.20    0.05

     BRAZIL      0.206      0.172      0.123      0.089    -27.83     0.185      0.149      0.141      0.138     -25.72    0.04

     IRAN        1.133      0.000      0.000      0.011   4468.44     0.427      0.000      0.000      0.011     -97.39    0.00


     _WTO      343.110    336.561    190.647    172.505     -9.52   351.669    328.590    324.669    318.419      -9.45   99.92

     _OECD      47.124     52.768     34.427     34.406     -0.06    51.403     53.195     52.873     52.746       2.61   16.55

     _W HEMI    43.396     46.453     30.941     29.330     -5.21    47.426     44.989     44.831     44.842      -5.45   14.07

     _ASEAN     36.549     37.714     16.933     15.970     -5.68    38.956     37.143     37.187     36.752      -5.66   11.53

     _EU15      27.623     32.814     21.487     22.040      2.57    31.060     33.025     33.041     33.366       7.43   10.47

     _EC12      27.275     32.478     21.270     21.811      2.54    30.732     32.743     32.752     33.019       7.44   10.36

     _CBI       12.026     13.929      9.442      9.096     -3.67    13.942     13.138     13.358     13.583      -2.58    4.26

     _CAFTA     10.852     12.195      8.439      8.146     -3.47    12.266     11.443     11.651     11.902      -2.97    3.73

     _ANDEAN     5.077      5.339      3.397      3.053    -10.11     5.764      5.118      5.022      4.996     -13.33    1.57

     _SUB-SAH    1.008      0.793      0.453      0.507     12.02     0.771      0.866      0.829      0.848       9.99    0.27