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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 432:  WOOL HOSIERY
                                             Data in Dpr,  2.30 M2 per Dpr. 

                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       981718   1377506     854059     593060    -30.56   1340364    1275609    1193699    1116507     -16.70  100.00

     CHINA P     345142    486169     278433     243340    -12.60    435389     456065     442129     451076       3.60   40.40

     KOR REP     203360    343155     240803      78698    -67.32    350764     313155     254557     181050     -48.38   16.22

     ITALY       116736    115792      60931      65095      6.83    111747     119831     119101     119956       7.35   10.74

     MEXICO       34171     44536      23505      37463     59.38     39459      49282      55273      58494      48.24    5.24

     CHINA T      27096     63331      27766      16889    -39.17     48752      60448      57593      52454       7.59    4.70

     PERU         74839    108036      80685      24068    -70.17    135254      67243      50552      51419     -61.98    4.61

     TURKEY       37381     48066      22549      13106    -41.88     40979      48528      58308      38623      -5.75    3.46

     PAKISTN      28933     43336      37996      32866    -13.50     49801      42988      40868      38206     -23.28    3.42


     _WTO        981352   1377201     853898     592960    -30.56   1339952    1275361    1193422    1116263     -16.69   99.98

     _OECD       403881    562739     356827     192778    -45.97    558960     532702     483708     398690     -28.67   35.71

     _EU15       151611    154422      82135      84549      2.94    150669     154197     154129     156836       4.09   14.05

     _EC12       147967    144921      75954      82874      9.11    143595     148713     148858     151841       5.74   13.60

     _W HEMI     120579    170837     117550      68888    -41.40    192272     134446     120292     122175     -36.46   10.94

     _ANDEAN      76735    113325      85425      24656    -71.14    140382      72119      51895      52556     -62.56    4.71

     _ASEAN       25913     30671      20720      27269     31.61     31376      32589      33896      37220      18.63    3.33