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                                          |                                     |                             September 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  7/2012 Data  |
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                                         Category 445/446 :  WOOL SWEATERS
                                                      Data in million dollars

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  7/2012
   Country      2010       2011       7/2011     7/2012  % Change     7/2011     5/2012     6/2012     7/2012  % Change % Share

    WORLD      704.935   785.353     190.900    191.948      0.55    727.964    792.609    790.408    786.401      8.03  100.00

    CHINA P    591.602   647.886     139.574    140.274      0.50    610.224    654.101    652.118    648.585      6.29   82.48

    ITALY       57.859    78.292      30.963     32.242      4.13     60.567     79.738     80.008     79.570     31.37   10.12

    U KING      13.305    16.085       6.833      7.358      7.69     14.506     16.685     16.310     16.611     14.51    2.11

    PERU         4.451     5.483       1.467      1.831     24.79      4.605      5.609      5.604      5.847     26.98    0.74

    HG KONG      6.378     4.354       1.574      1.582      0.56      6.037      4.311      4.176      4.363    -27.73    0.55

    BNGLDSH      3.499     3.212       0.833      0.458    -44.97      3.652      3.260      3.197      2.838    -22.30    0.36


    _WTO       704.869   785.329     190.895    191.912      0.53    727.899    792.588    790.373    786.347      8.03   99.99

    _OECD       84.680   110.018      42.394     43.696      3.07     89.208    111.650    111.569    111.320     24.79   14.16

    _EU15       77.425   103.664      40.090     42.007      4.78     82.052    105.884    105.711    105.581     28.67   13.43

    _EC12       77.174   103.499      40.050     41.955      4.76     81.813    105.711    105.542    105.405     28.84   13.40

    _W HEMI      8.449     8.049       2.246      2.723     21.22      8.266      8.041      8.193      8.526      3.15    1.08

    _ANDEAN      5.913     6.613       1.770      2.221     25.47      5.948      6.715      6.811      7.064     18.77    0.90

    _ASEAN       1.471     2.464       0.322      0.432     34.28      1.669      2.563      2.448      2.575     54.27    0.33