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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 431:  WOOL GLOVES/MITTENS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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      21.573     23.931     11.195     11.916      6.43    23.025     24.549     24.975     24.651       7.06  100.00

     CHINA P    14.602     16.235      6.924      8.390     21.17    15.218     17.064     17.428     17.701      16.31   71.80

     NEPAL       1.190      1.230      0.398      0.286    -28.21     1.224      1.197      1.170      1.118      -8.68    4.53

     ITALY       0.826      0.956      0.674      0.528    -21.57     0.979      0.911      0.866      0.811     -17.14    3.29


     _WTO       21.565     23.888     11.159     11.915      6.77    22.982     24.506     24.934     24.644       7.23   99.97

     _OECD       1.698      1.841      1.119      0.863    -22.85     1.941      1.782      1.700      1.586     -18.32    6.43

     _EU15       1.205      1.555      0.988      0.767    -22.43     1.454      1.531      1.438      1.333      -8.31    5.41

     _EC12       1.196      1.547      0.983      0.760    -22.64     1.440      1.524      1.428      1.325      -8.00    5.37

     _ASEAN      1.944      1.870      1.130      0.575    -49.16     2.147      1.637      1.487      1.315     -38.77    5.33