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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 459:  OTHER WOOL APPAREL
                                         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     288.751    355.323    191.661    183.496     -4.26   326.301    355.746    355.634    347.158       6.39  100.00

     CHINA P   167.374    192.476     99.938     82.194    -17.75   183.106    187.174    184.811    174.733      -4.57   50.33

     ITALY      39.338     50.832     30.891     35.480     14.85    44.954     52.572     54.211     55.421      23.28   15.96

     VIETNAM     5.841     16.326      9.189     11.962     30.18    12.113     17.269     18.160     19.099      57.67    5.50

     BNGLDSH     0.887     12.949      7.068      9.810     38.79     7.533     15.182     14.709     15.692     108.31    4.52

     INDIA      13.679     14.467      7.697      7.876      2.32    14.059     13.258     14.019     14.646       4.17    4.22

     U KING     13.697     14.318      8.395      6.837    -18.56    13.961     13.588     13.335     12.760      -8.60    3.68

     NEPAL       5.614      7.853      3.090      2.548    -17.55     6.249      7.604      7.393      7.311      16.99    2.11

     MEXICO      4.324      4.912      2.683      3.567     32.94     4.326      5.861      5.932      5.795      33.97    1.67

     PERU        3.047      3.986      1.466      2.181     48.79     3.420      4.425      4.520      4.701      37.46    1.35

     CANADA      4.167      4.239      1.725      1.654     -4.14     4.213      4.269      4.531      4.168      -1.08    1.20

     INDNSIA     0.855      1.191      0.705      1.164     64.96     1.079      1.717      1.772      1.650      52.95    0.48

     IRELAND     1.798      1.752      0.898      0.578    -35.63     1.690      1.599      1.558      1.432     -15.26    0.41

     GERMANY     1.938      1.812      1.383      0.813    -41.19     1.947      1.751      1.588      1.243     -36.18    0.36

     PHIL R      2.684      2.157      1.498      0.448    -70.06     2.911      1.503      1.287      1.107     -61.97    0.32

     CHINA T     1.597      1.454      1.085      0.605    -44.23     1.464      1.051      0.987      0.974     -33.49    0.28

     HG KONG     1.035      1.049      0.634      0.397    -37.31     1.234      1.033      1.047      0.813     -34.16    0.23

     POLAND      0.458      0.590      0.350      0.268    -23.64     0.622      0.561      0.502      0.507     -18.47    0.15

     ECUADOR     0.126      0.180      0.080      0.105     31.97     0.144      0.186      0.223      0.206      42.49    0.06


     _WTO      288.618    355.050    191.410    183.447     -4.16   325.942    355.470    355.357    347.087       6.49   99.98

     _OECD      74.410     87.315     51.469     55.915      8.64    80.243     90.186     91.845     91.761      14.35   26.43

     _EU15      67.103     79.124     47.315     52.180     10.28    72.188     82.110     83.295     83.989      16.35   24.19

     _EC12      66.673     78.512     47.166     51.727      9.67    71.821     81.531     82.668     83.073      15.67   23.93

     _ASEAN      9.641     20.200     11.773     13.729     16.61    16.601     20.782     21.507     22.156      33.46    6.38

     _W HEMI    13.549     15.594      7.164      8.949     24.91    14.160     17.374     17.818     17.378      22.73    5.01

     _ANDEAN     4.102      5.463      2.329      3.027     29.96     4.790      6.009      6.122      6.161      28.62    1.77