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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 459:  OTHER WOOL APPAREL
                                             Data in Kg.,  3.70 M2 per Kg.. 

                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      5767674   6264189    3369084    2883082    -14.43   6078197    6083995    5956769    5778187      -4.94  100.00

     CHINA P    4341568   4127169    2231965    1754980    -21.37   4256358    3941604    3837873    3650184     -14.24   63.17

     VIETNAM     133902    359081     198605     216682      9.10    269126     364240     372441     377158      40.14    6.53

     BNGLDSH      35948    289716     157331     212287     34.93    176561     328222     325911     344672      95.21    5.97

     NEPAL       227113    334073     113680      64750    -43.04    271003     313282     298287     285143       5.22    4.93

     ITALY       181909    225614     137565     146861      6.76    197775     232852     212311     234910      18.78    4.07

     INDIA       161520    160970      92424      89752     -2.89    168537     140341     150332     158298      -6.08    2.74

     MEXICO       89010    117724      71017     103622     45.91    106221     144841     146422     150329      41.52    2.60

     U KING       97048     94264      62907      37193    -40.88    106292      76755      76573      68550     -35.51    1.19

     PERU         44300     54254      20465      28671     40.10     47987      60508      59893      62460      30.16    1.08

     INDNSIA      29044     43699      23673      34402     45.32     34626      57544      57613      54428      57.19    0.94

     CANADA       55442     59634      21627      15293    -29.29     48914      58427      61741      53300       8.97    0.92

     CHINA T      44198     33073      24211      16605    -31.42     32270      26098      29140      25467     -21.08    0.44

     ECUADOR      17502     26863      10727       7409    -30.93     19802      25627      26243      23545      18.90    0.41

     IRELAND      27668     25651      14441       8703    -39.73     24982      21194      20995      19913     -20.29    0.34

     POLAND       17327     23006      13051       9119    -30.13     23366      21316      18904      19074     -18.37    0.33

     GERMANY      20482     26875      19973      10950    -45.18     25264      22507      19812      17852     -29.34    0.31

     HG KONG      20164     16393       9697       5680    -41.43     25439      14841      14756      12376     -51.35    0.21

     PHIL R       22009     16071      11635       3766    -67.63     23485      10844       9355       8202     -65.08    0.14


     _WTO       5766187   6262275    3367611    2882265    -14.41   6076037    6081911    5954563    5776929      -4.92   99.98

     _OECD       471132    538639     315755     268876    -14.85    501715     517110     493972     491760      -1.98    8.51

     _ASEAN      196030    439624     251711     258086      2.53    348474     439415     446325     445999      27.99    7.72

     _EU15       362950    418539     258527     223368    -13.60    392081     398040     371302     383380      -2.22    6.63

     _EC12       356696    409353     257059     219738    -14.52    387265     388011     360933     372032      -3.93    6.44

     _W HEMI     258398    313409     153421     183303     19.48    275709     349449     353654     343291      24.51    5.94

     _ANDEAN      81673    105170      45569      51300     12.58     92311     112713     112357     110901      20.14    1.92