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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 431:  WOOL GLOVES/MITTENS
                                             Data in Dpr,  1.80 M2 per Dpr. 

                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       669723    621627     552842     431341    -21.98    632856     497455     518948     500126     -20.97  100.00

     CHINA P     318328    367873     322891     319686     -0.99    351727     359642     386833     364668       3.68   72.92

     NEPAL        55900     56298      48052      34701    -27.78     58738      47239      42500      42947     -26.88    8.59

     ITALY        69773     49008      48634       3259    -93.30     56593       3294       3564       3633     -93.58    0.73


     _WTO        669685    621342     552568     431340    -21.94    632582     497360     518855     500114     -20.94  100.00

     _OECD       117370     66401      64494      12078    -81.27     85489      13734      14768      13985     -83.64    2.80

     _EU15       103693     61331      60290       9089    -84.92     77872      10344      10490      10130     -86.99    2.03

     _EC12       103416     61046      60008       8627    -85.62     77556      10021      10166       9665     -87.54    1.93