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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  42:  WOOL NON-APPAREL PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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     919.056    961.980    618.492    678.970      9.78   953.981   1008.128   1018.918   1022.458       7.18  100.00

     INDIA     261.559    318.655    201.343    216.216      7.39   295.362    328.327    332.377    333.528      12.92   32.62

     CHINA P   122.031    131.805     84.577     91.396      8.06   129.206    139.733    140.383    138.625       7.29   13.56

     ITALY      80.091     77.845     55.878     62.923     12.61    77.440     83.738     84.298     84.889       9.62    8.30

     PAKISTN    51.237     54.296     36.074     43.968     21.88    54.111     58.987     60.998     62.190      14.93    6.08

     U KING     33.828     40.806     26.903     29.827     10.87    39.960     43.685     44.307     43.731       9.44    4.28

     MEXICO     35.432     34.542     21.352     24.655     15.47    33.827     36.686     37.256     37.845      11.88    3.70

     TURKEY     27.828     35.706     21.130     21.782      3.09    34.103     35.999     37.316     36.358       6.61    3.56

     NEPAL      19.352     26.804     16.220     19.964     23.08    23.339     29.594     29.582     30.548      30.89    2.99

     CANADA     24.442     25.155     16.244     19.781     21.77    24.350     27.327     27.868     28.691      17.83    2.81

     PERU       16.580     18.692     11.612     14.026     20.79    18.196     20.429     20.390     21.106      15.99    2.06

     GERMANY    16.697     16.759     10.434     13.080     25.36    15.661     19.576     19.362     19.405      23.90    1.90

     IRELAND     9.198     16.818      8.946     11.090     23.97    12.981     18.202     18.283     18.962      46.08    1.85

     N ZEAL     12.743     17.505     11.121     10.620     -4.50    15.953     17.027     16.821     17.004       6.58    1.66

     BELGIUM    14.669     13.570      8.954     10.813     20.76    14.136     14.822     15.502     15.429       9.14    1.51

     NETHLDS    10.429     13.258      9.210     10.037      8.98    12.657     13.416     14.567     14.085      11.28    1.38

     PORTUGL    10.411     12.583      8.200      8.591      4.77    12.827     12.617     12.864     12.974       1.15    1.27

     SPAIN       7.751      9.875      6.437      8.149     26.61     9.219     11.257     10.982     11.588      25.70    1.13

     THAILND    15.980     14.948     11.729      7.995    -31.84    17.646     12.499     11.845     11.213     -36.46    1.10

     AUSTRAL     8.851     11.110      7.497      4.178    -44.27    10.413     10.092      8.904      7.791     -25.18    0.76

     CHILE       5.385      6.617      4.187      4.501      7.49     6.392      6.502      6.672      6.930       8.43    0.68

     SWITZLD     7.514      7.469      4.908      4.214    -14.15     7.536      7.231      6.752      6.774     -10.11    0.66

     EGYPT       5.264      5.087      2.297      3.908     70.14     3.969      6.089      6.442      6.698      68.74    0.66

     REP SAF     4.444      5.323      3.199      3.555     11.13     5.172      5.755      5.701      5.679       9.81    0.56

     JAPAN       2.694      3.932      2.644      3.055     15.57     3.523      4.236      4.218      4.343      23.29    0.42

     ROMANIA     2.386      2.415      1.197      2.488    107.81     1.962      3.649      3.726      3.706      88.88    0.36

     FRANCE      3.274      4.028      2.646      2.263    -14.48     4.035      4.006      4.049      3.645      -9.66    0.36

     GREECE      4.982      4.183      2.992      1.990    -33.49     4.020      3.394      3.402      3.181     -20.87    0.31

     KOR REP     2.691      2.911      1.640      1.891     15.25     2.328      3.441      3.249      3.161      35.77    0.31

     URUGUAY     3.518      2.947      1.682      1.620     -3.69     2.843      2.791      2.840      2.885       1.47    0.28

     MALAYSA     2.347      1.366      0.701      2.012    187.19     1.675      2.373      2.750      2.678      59.86    0.26

     DENMARK     2.734      2.617      1.929      1.318    -31.67     2.919      1.933      2.007      2.006     -31.26    0.20

     AUSTRIA     1.207      1.268      0.953      1.066     11.87     1.163      0.981      0.990      1.381      18.73    0.14

     IRAN       71.403      0.012      0.012      0.371   3009.64    33.660      0.013      0.012      0.371     -98.90    0.04


     _WTO      845.351    958.328    615.564    676.793      9.95   916.491   1005.517   1016.371   1019.557      11.25   99.72

     _OECD     284.675    319.682    209.633    229.652      9.55   307.278    336.474    339.691    339.701      10.55   33.22

     _EU15     197.632    216.294    145.032    163.452     12.70   209.560    230.937    234.095    234.714      12.00   22.96

     _EC12     194.067    212.346    142.531    160.085     12.32   205.857    226.650    229.626    229.899      11.68   22.48

     _W HEMI    89.632     91.139     57.080     66.662     16.79    88.779     96.933     98.245    100.721      13.45    9.85

     _ANDEAN    16.818     19.030     11.850     14.122     19.17    18.546     20.663     20.628     21.302      14.86    2.08

     _ASEAN     19.858     17.849     13.383     10.975    -18.00    20.960     16.426     16.105     15.441     -26.33    1.51

     _SUB-SAH    5.627      5.627      3.316      3.673     10.77     6.240      6.058      6.020      5.984      -4.09    0.59