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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 445:  M/B SWEATERS, WOOL
                                         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     167.511    193.527     87.834     89.548      1.95   177.430    196.714    198.787    195.240      10.04  100.00

     CHINA P   124.563    145.123     62.542     60.986     -2.49   132.230    146.834    147.765    143.567       8.57   73.53

     ITALY      22.690     26.238     15.229     17.501     14.92    24.453     27.650     28.828     28.510      16.59   14.60

     U KING      5.982      7.038      3.212      4.062     26.45     6.236      6.853      7.111      7.888      26.49    4.04

     BNGLDSH     3.093      2.368      1.088      0.705    -35.21     3.005      2.344      2.046      1.984     -33.97    1.02

     FRANCE      0.404      1.674      0.650      0.556    -14.38     0.811      1.897      1.925      1.581      95.06    0.81

     TURKEY      0.603      1.188      0.755      1.108     46.71     0.912      1.291      1.374      1.541      68.85    0.79

     MAURIT      0.626      0.987      0.469      0.865     84.35     0.744      0.992      0.766      1.383      85.72    0.71

     PERU        0.935      0.947      0.254      0.324     27.86     0.811      0.935      0.931      1.017      25.44    0.52

     IRELAND     0.834      1.109      0.296      0.187    -36.94     0.954      1.026      1.024      1.000       4.79    0.51

     HG KONG     1.797      1.072      0.611      0.519    -15.04     1.334      1.013      1.093      0.980     -26.52    0.50

     CHINA T     0.616      0.541      0.294      0.271     -7.75     0.484      0.580      0.594      0.518       6.95    0.27

     ROMANIA     0.858      0.528      0.217      0.176    -18.97     0.580      0.520      0.519      0.487     -16.03    0.25

     NORWAY      0.587      0.624      0.339      0.141    -58.53     0.768      0.596      0.599      0.425     -44.58    0.22

     SLOVAK      0.077      0.439      0.125      0.039    -69.02     0.125      0.463      0.441      0.353     183.03    0.18

     INDIA       0.097      0.351      0.206      0.170    -17.63     0.235      0.364      0.358      0.315      33.92    0.16

     CANADA      0.208      0.260      0.046      0.077     69.55     0.206      0.264      0.271      0.292      41.62    0.15

     TUNISIA     0.314      0.382      0.285      0.170    -40.20     0.412      0.294      0.300      0.268     -35.04    0.14

     CAMBOD      0.205      0.066      0.042      0.193    358.05     0.207      0.066      0.075      0.217       4.98    0.11

     VIETNAM     0.070      0.076      0.034      0.149    339.78     0.102      0.168      0.180      0.191      86.97    0.10

     ALBANIA     0.124      0.158      0.063      0.043    -31.72     0.127      0.159      0.113      0.138       8.51    0.07

     KOR REP     0.071      0.025      0.003      0.059   1946.21     0.009      0.065      0.072      0.081     762.89    0.04

     NEPAL       0.159      0.090      0.064      0.045    -30.06     0.159      0.054      0.054      0.071     -55.25    0.04

     ECUADOR     0.083      0.052      0.033      0.028    -15.46     0.066      0.060      0.047      0.047     -28.70    0.02

     THAILND     0.110      0.080      0.062      0.011    -81.65     0.156      0.074      0.076      0.029     -81.35    0.01

     INDNSIA     0.391      0.001      0.000      0.016       *       0.323      0.017      0.017      0.017     -94.75    0.01


     _WTO      167.497    193.526     87.834     89.528      1.93   177.416    196.699    198.773    195.220      10.04   99.99

     _OECD      31.870     38.733     20.729     24.183     16.66    34.828     40.409     42.013     42.187      21.13   21.61

     _EU15      30.354     36.610     19.573     22.763     16.30    32.877     38.166     39.670     39.800      21.06   20.39

     _EC12      30.231     36.567     19.556     22.738     16.27    32.795     38.108     39.622     39.749      21.20   20.36

     _W HEMI     1.716      1.721      0.592      0.549     -7.17     1.753      1.674      1.629      1.678      -4.26    0.86

     _SUB-SAH    0.713      1.125      0.511      0.904     76.72     0.855      1.129      0.916      1.517      77.51    0.78

     _ANDEAN     1.232      1.277      0.391      0.421      7.52     1.162      1.229      1.227      1.307      12.50    0.67

     _ASEAN      0.781      0.241      0.138      0.375    171.64     0.792      0.349      0.372      0.478     -39.59    0.25