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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 831:  GLOVES / MITTENS, SILK / VEG BLEND
                                         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       5.718     10.221      6.477      6.961      7.47     8.960     11.137     11.158     10.704      19.47  100.00

     CHINA P     3.468      7.051      4.455      3.846    -13.66     6.019      7.199      7.110      6.443       7.04   60.19

     KOR REP     0.945      1.074      0.823      0.721    -12.37     1.273      0.959      0.953      0.972     -23.64    9.08

     MALAYSA     0.072      0.524      0.443      0.691     56.12     0.499      0.556      0.688      0.772      54.77    7.21

     PAKISTN     0.177      0.414      0.176      0.094    -46.49     0.214      0.353      0.352      0.332      55.57    3.10

     INDNSIA     0.012      0.049      0.025      0.103    309.25     0.026      0.106      0.126      0.127     395.85    1.19

     HG KONG     0.022      0.038      0.025      0.059    134.83     0.037      0.069      0.068      0.071      91.33    0.67


     _WTO        5.716     10.220      6.477      6.960      7.46     8.959     11.137     11.158     10.704      19.48   99.99

     _OECD       1.495      1.408      1.047      1.117      6.73     1.652      1.302      1.299      1.479     -10.46   13.81

     _ASEAN      0.154      0.669      0.522      0.823     57.67     0.630      0.740      0.888      0.970      54.01    9.06