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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  40:  WOOL PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 10/2012
   Country      2010       2011      10/2011    10/2012  % Change   10/2011     8/2012     9/2012    10/2012   % Change % Share


     WORLD     344.425    336.796    294.086    265.784     -9.62   337.867    318.675    311.693    308.494      -8.69  100.00

     CHINA P   183.636    162.562    146.333    124.103    -15.19   165.144    145.894    143.433    140.332     -15.02   45.49

     INDIA      22.660     24.924     20.773     21.484      3.42    24.542     26.055     25.439     25.635       4.45    8.31

     ITALY      14.123     16.060     12.951     15.096     16.57    14.945     17.249     17.459     18.206      21.82    5.90

     MEXICO     16.705     18.783     16.183     14.537    -10.17    19.390     17.405     17.098     17.137     -11.62    5.55

     VIETNAM    16.986     19.107     16.881     14.534    -13.90    18.991     18.416     16.752     16.760     -11.75    5.43

     INDNSIA    10.723      9.690      8.141      6.662    -18.17     9.625      9.059      8.322      8.211     -14.69    2.66

     CANADA      7.736      7.138      5.953      6.446      8.29     7.155      7.762      7.759      7.632       6.66    2.47

     U KING      4.895      6.099      4.802      5.597     16.55     5.462      6.592      6.761      6.894      26.23    2.23

     DOM REP     6.895      7.171      6.880      5.701    -17.15     7.361      6.350      5.958      5.991     -18.60    1.94

     BNGLDSH     5.411      5.598      4.562      3.936    -13.73     5.772      5.359      5.072      4.971     -13.87    1.61

     N ZEAL      4.805      5.071      4.431      3.881    -12.42     5.035      4.761      4.694      4.520     -10.22    1.47

     PHIL R      3.918      4.461      3.735      3.654     -2.18     4.176      4.777      4.578      4.380       4.88    1.42

     GUATMAL     2.906      3.862      3.621      3.722      2.77     3.765      4.161      3.990      3.963       5.26    1.28

     TURKEY      3.466      3.502      3.000      3.266      8.86     3.715      3.704      3.651      3.768       1.42    1.22

     PERU        3.828      3.443      2.878      2.613     -9.22     3.684      3.480      3.399      3.178     -13.75    1.03

     GERMANY     2.213      2.539      2.155      2.249      4.33     2.512      2.458      2.521      2.632       4.76    0.85

     MALAYSA     2.076      1.384      0.943      1.691     79.44     1.631      1.994      2.062      2.132      30.74    0.69

     ROMANIA     1.375      1.618      1.406      1.637     16.43     1.576      1.976      1.897      1.849      17.34    0.60

     EGYPT       1.838      1.611      1.307      1.482     13.43     1.597      1.765      1.752      1.787      11.86    0.58

     THAILND     2.486      2.300      2.054      1.539    -25.08     2.448      1.931      1.904      1.785     -27.09    0.58

     PORTUGL     1.740      1.594      1.345      1.434      6.63     1.693      1.708      1.651      1.683      -0.61    0.55

     HAITI       1.172      1.733      1.391      1.291     -7.14     1.705      1.678      1.662      1.634      -4.19    0.53

     JORDAN      1.187      1.498      1.269      1.381      8.83     1.500      1.450      1.641      1.610       7.36    0.52

     PAKISTN     0.658      0.815      0.659      1.270     92.70     0.780      1.368      1.424      1.426      82.78    0.46

     FRANCE      0.831      1.844      1.444      0.887    -38.58     1.610      1.328      1.338      1.287     -20.05    0.42

     NEPAL       1.228      1.657      1.264      0.886    -29.94     1.560      1.520      1.344      1.278     -18.04    0.41

     SRI LKA     0.921      1.339      1.177      0.993    -15.66     1.291      1.320      1.213      1.154     -10.57    0.37

     IRELAND     0.817      1.011      0.797      0.825      3.50     0.942      1.015      1.055      1.038      10.19    0.34

     COLOMB      0.777      1.367      1.149      0.817    -28.90     1.291      1.056      1.041      1.035     -19.83    0.34

     KOR REP     1.255      1.530      1.320      0.744    -43.63     1.462      1.152      1.032      0.954     -34.75    0.31

     SALVADR     0.419      0.384      0.308      0.873    183.51     0.384      0.664      0.891      0.949     146.99    0.31

     BELGIUM     0.983      1.681      1.545      0.749    -51.55     1.720      0.897      0.851      0.885     -48.53    0.29

     BULGAR      0.243      0.503      0.379      0.714     88.29     0.416      0.773      0.818      0.838     101.18    0.27

     HG KONG     0.813      1.004      0.923      0.629    -31.86     1.039      0.808      0.772      0.710     -31.69    0.23

     NETHLDS     0.539      0.584      0.502      0.612     21.88     0.585      0.703      0.719      0.694      18.46    0.22

     REP SAF     0.585      0.583      0.411      0.518     25.84     0.474      0.703      0.709      0.689      45.48    0.22

     SPAIN       0.548      0.611      0.468      0.514      9.92     0.581      0.622      0.628      0.657      13.11    0.21

     C RICA      0.605      0.766      0.639      0.525    -17.74     0.758      0.703      0.669      0.652     -13.89    0.21

     AUSTRAL     0.805      1.278      1.141      0.405    -64.48     1.272      0.683      0.645      0.543     -57.33    0.18

     CHILE       0.589      0.584      0.490      0.414    -15.51     0.601      0.518      0.518      0.508     -15.47    0.16

     CHINA T     0.555      0.624      0.561      0.434    -22.65     0.649      0.464      0.447      0.497     -23.48    0.16

     POLAND      0.318      0.372      0.331      0.403     22.03     0.369      0.445      0.444      0.445      20.45    0.14

     JAPAN       0.337      0.382      0.314      0.357     13.70     0.383      0.422      0.436      0.425      11.06    0.14

     CAMBOD      0.347      0.746      0.723      0.399    -44.80     0.824      0.557      0.479      0.422     -48.78    0.14

     SWITZLD     0.747      0.647      0.568      0.324    -42.93     0.728      0.436      0.409      0.403     -44.69    0.13

     MOROC       0.438      0.451      0.353      0.299    -15.42     0.483      0.375      0.358      0.396     -17.98    0.13

     CROATIA     0.222      0.272      0.235      0.227     -3.50     0.260      0.263      0.264      0.264       1.52    0.09

     AUSTRIA     0.259      0.248      0.193      0.205      6.00     0.215      0.262      0.255      0.259      20.57    0.08

     GREECE      0.385      0.306      0.247      0.187    -24.14     0.296      0.249      0.245      0.246     -16.81    0.08

     URUGUAY     0.488      0.343      0.285      0.188    -33.95     0.360      0.280      0.258      0.246     -31.55    0.08

     UKRAINE     0.340      0.266      0.220      0.183    -16.89     0.237      0.272      0.252      0.229      -3.25    0.07

     HUNGARY     0.179      0.226      0.189      0.187     -0.77     0.209      0.219      0.228      0.225       7.70    0.07

     ECUADOR     0.313      0.330      0.277      0.170    -38.44     0.343      0.277      0.250      0.223     -34.89    0.07

     DENMARK     0.201      0.150      0.137      0.184     34.23     0.163      0.198      0.209      0.197      20.96    0.06

     BOSNIA      0.135      0.170      0.155      0.182     17.43     0.159      0.169      0.186      0.197      23.56    0.06

     LITHUAN     0.065      0.118      0.076      0.149     95.98     0.090      0.186      0.188      0.191     112.37    0.06

     BOLIVIA     0.160      0.200      0.161      0.142    -12.29     0.184      0.183      0.195      0.180      -2.29    0.06

     BRAZIL      0.206      0.172      0.141      0.106    -24.54     0.170      0.138      0.138      0.137     -19.33    0.04

     ARGENT      0.570      0.163      0.151      0.059    -60.94     0.171      0.160      0.072      0.071     -58.34    0.02


     _WTO      343.110    336.561    293.874    265.524     -9.65   337.646    318.417    311.420    308.212      -8.72   99.91

     _OECD      47.124     52.768     43.745     44.446      1.60    50.956     52.745     52.852     53.469       4.93   17.33

     _W HEMI    43.396     46.453     40.519     37.629     -7.13    47.338     44.842     43.924     43.563      -7.97   14.12

     _EU15      27.623     32.814     26.661     28.607      7.30    30.830     33.365     33.767     34.759      12.75   11.27

     _EC12      27.275     32.478     26.392     28.333      7.35    30.509     33.018     33.438     34.419      12.82   11.16

     _ASEAN     36.549     37.714     32.504     28.498    -12.33    37.727     36.752     34.116     33.708     -10.65   10.93

     _CBI       12.026     13.929     12.851     12.136     -5.56    13.988     13.583     13.196     13.214      -5.53    4.28

     _CAFTA     10.852     12.195     11.459     10.843     -5.38    12.282     11.902     11.532     11.579      -5.72    3.75

     _ANDEAN     5.077      5.339      4.465      3.741    -16.20     5.502      4.996      4.884      4.616     -16.11    1.50

     _SUB-SAH    1.008      0.793      0.607      0.591     -2.56     0.702      0.848      0.810      0.778      10.76    0.25