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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 446:  W/G 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     537.424    591.827    259.297    244.880     -5.56   573.011    593.694    587.614    577.410       0.77  100.00

     CHINA P   467.039    502.763    208.199    199.410     -4.22   493.544    505.283    500.820    493.974       0.09   85.55

     ITALY      35.169     52.054     30.801     26.526    -13.88    42.476     52.358     50.742     47.779      12.48    8.27

     U KING      7.323      9.047      4.984      5.671     13.79     7.781      9.458      9.500      9.734      25.10    1.69

     PERU        3.516      4.536      1.803      2.372     31.55     3.796      4.669      4.916      5.105      34.48    0.88

     HG KONG     4.582      3.282      2.125      1.717    -19.19     4.425      3.163      3.270      2.875     -35.03    0.50

     IRELAND     2.046      2.499      1.082      1.253     15.77     2.310      2.504      2.523      2.670      15.57    0.46

     CAMBOD      0.013      1.077      0.000      0.580       *       0.000      1.077      1.105      1.657        *      0.29

     FRANCE      1.429      1.997      1.395      1.037    -25.66     1.919      1.917      1.722      1.639     -14.55    0.28

     TURKEY      1.298      1.115      0.602      0.631      4.86     1.320      1.101      1.139      1.144     -13.32    0.20

     ROMANIA     1.330      1.308      1.039      0.742    -28.62     1.792      0.882      0.980      1.011     -43.58    0.18

     NORWAY      0.725      0.638      0.188      0.269     42.90     0.612      0.669      0.687      0.718      17.26    0.12

     BNGLDSH     0.406      0.844      0.354      0.069    -80.41     0.451      0.853      0.792      0.560      24.24    0.10

     MADAGAS     0.016      1.115      0.622      0.015    -97.63     0.636      1.127      0.808      0.508     -20.17    0.09

     VIETNAM     0.027      0.484      0.061      0.045    -26.94     0.071      0.459      0.461      0.468     557.03    0.08

     NEPAL       0.347      0.409      0.129      0.187     44.84     0.280      0.391      0.414      0.467      66.57    0.08

     INDNSIA     0.133      0.503      0.249      0.176    -29.07     0.306      0.406      0.429      0.431      40.84    0.07

     ECUADOR     0.489      0.380      0.182      0.212     16.04     0.412      0.437      0.440      0.410      -0.64    0.07

     BOLIVIA     0.676      0.412      0.203      0.191     -5.93     0.630      0.468      0.472      0.400     -36.43    0.07

     CHINA T     1.018      0.785      0.624      0.228    -63.55     0.925      0.862      0.462      0.389     -58.01    0.07

     MEXICO      1.183      0.311      0.292      0.296      1.48     0.969      0.192      0.267      0.315     -67.43    0.05

     CROATIA     0.573      0.196      0.135      0.120    -11.05     0.297      0.163      0.157      0.181     -38.92    0.03

     THAILND     0.450      0.126      0.019      0.070    260.65     0.342      0.117      0.155      0.177     -48.23    0.03

     SWITZLD     2.908      1.880      1.780      0.068    -96.17     3.049      1.170      0.851      0.168     -94.48    0.03

     KOR REP     0.126      0.074      0.035      0.100    185.72     0.109      0.097      0.136      0.139      27.21    0.02

     INDIA       0.129      0.101      0.060      0.062      2.68     0.151      0.119      0.120      0.102     -32.04    0.02

     GUATMAL     0.000      0.043      0.002      0.000    -76.52     0.002      0.042      0.042      0.042    2554.29    0.01


     _WTO      537.371    591.803    259.290    244.857     -5.57   572.974    593.674    587.574    577.370       0.77   99.99

     _OECD      52.810     71.285     41.958     36.838    -12.20    61.568     71.159     69.307     66.165       7.47   11.46

     _EU15      47.071     67.053     39.121     35.463     -9.35    55.787     67.546     65.910     63.395      13.64   10.98

     _EC12      46.943     66.932     39.095     35.315     -9.67    55.719     67.434     65.782     63.152      13.34   10.94

     _W HEMI     6.732      6.329      2.709      3.443     27.11     6.523      6.519      6.897      7.063       8.28    1.22

     _ANDEAN     4.681      5.336      2.188      2.787     27.37     4.839      5.582      5.838      5.935      22.66    1.03

     _ASEAN      0.690      2.223      0.351      0.908    158.59     0.784      2.099      2.203      2.780     254.67    0.48

     _SUB-SAH    0.173      1.224      0.717      0.141    -80.39     0.874      1.277      0.973      0.647     -25.95    0.11

     _CBI        0.051      0.045      0.002      0.001    -58.64     0.004      0.044      0.044      0.044     966.48    0.01

     _CAFTA      0.051      0.045      0.002      0.001    -58.64     0.004      0.044      0.044      0.044     966.48    0.01