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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 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      23.250     29.362     17.649     14.145    -19.86    28.639     28.835     27.228     25.858      -9.71  100.00

     CHINA P     5.521      7.032      4.029      3.977     -1.28     6.226      7.078      6.935      6.980      12.11   26.99

     KOR REP     6.072      8.248      5.605      2.485    -55.67     8.985      7.961      6.644      5.128     -42.92   19.83

     ITALY       3.621      3.932      2.391      2.409      0.78     3.857      4.042      3.789      3.950       2.43   15.28

     MEXICO      1.296      1.771      0.935      1.366     46.10     1.554      2.003      2.181      2.202      41.67    8.51

     PERU        0.935      1.392      0.706      0.514    -27.24     1.255      1.195      1.192      1.200      -4.38    4.64

     CHINA T     0.485      1.222      0.653      0.278    -57.46     1.023      1.110      1.031      0.847     -17.18    3.28

     TURKEY      0.212      0.300      0.090      0.140     55.67     0.213      0.352      0.375      0.350      64.33    1.35

     PAKISTN     0.204      0.300      0.199      0.096    -51.91     0.371      0.252      0.246      0.196     -47.12    0.76


     _WTO       23.221     29.333     17.632     14.127    -19.88    28.603     28.805     27.192     25.828      -9.70   99.88

     _OECD      12.324     15.130      9.424      6.504    -30.99    15.598     15.045     13.519     12.210     -21.72   47.22

     _EU15       5.644      6.078      3.466      3.538      2.07     5.957      6.132      5.920      6.150       3.23   23.78

     _EC12       5.458      5.893      3.310      3.412      3.09     5.738      6.019      5.746      5.995       4.47   23.18

     _W HEMI     2.630      3.603      1.893      2.112     11.60     3.226      3.656      3.815      3.822      18.48   14.78

     _ANDEAN     0.987      1.453      0.757      0.535    -29.32     1.321      1.258      1.247      1.231      -6.77    4.76

     _ASEAN      0.701      1.001      0.617      0.531    -13.92     0.914      0.774      0.805      0.915       0.09    3.54