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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 464:  WOOL BLANKETS
                                         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      29.254     22.134     10.460     13.249     26.67    20.061     23.625     24.177     24.923      24.24  100.00

     CHINA P     6.819      7.847      2.616      2.195    -16.11     6.669      7.541      7.539      7.425      11.34   29.79

     ITALY      13.123      4.599      2.728      3.241     18.78     4.131      4.910      4.981      5.111      23.71   20.51

     INDIA       3.025      2.918      1.722      2.680     55.64     2.807      3.701      3.778      3.877      38.10   15.55

     U KING      1.472      1.889      1.083      1.668     54.00     1.699      2.331      2.434      2.474      45.61    9.93

     PERU        1.219      1.641      0.695      0.945     35.96     1.396      1.711      1.767      1.891      35.44    7.59


     _WTO       29.253     22.134     10.460     13.231     26.50    20.061     23.607     24.160     24.905      24.15   99.93

     _OECD      16.182      7.560      4.417      5.717     29.44     7.215      8.388      8.540      8.860      22.79   35.55

     _EU15      15.504      7.245      4.245      5.467     28.79     6.673      8.023      8.175      8.467      26.87   33.97

     _EC12      15.461      7.216      4.230      5.438     28.56     6.650      7.982      8.134      8.424      26.68   33.80

     _W HEMI     1.950      2.709      1.067      1.239     16.16     2.171      2.665      2.777      2.881      32.69   11.56

     _ANDEAN     1.256      1.685      0.728      0.965     32.50     1.444      1.739      1.804      1.922      33.09    7.71