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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 432:  WOOL HOSIERY
                                             Data in Dpr,  2.30 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       981718   1377506    1169630    1035909    -11.43   1340703    1116507    1235846    1243785      -7.23  100.00

     CHINA P     345142    486169     388452     486298     25.19    434390     451076     596244     584015      34.44   46.95

     KOR REP     203360    343155     304586     105816    -65.26    328754     181050     151333     144385     -56.08   11.61

     ITALY       116736    115792     103118     128553     24.67    121800     119956     119533     141227      15.95   11.35

     MEXICO       34171     44536      32021      59777     86.68     38985      58494      63572      72292      85.44    5.81

     CHINA T      27096     63331      50246      34069    -32.20     58786      52454      47094      47154     -19.79    3.79

     PAKISTN      28933     43336      42956      42555     -0.93     49557      38206      42122      42935     -13.36    3.45

     TURKEY       37381     48066      37033      27607    -25.45     41624      38623      33267      38640      -7.17    3.11

     PERU         74839    108036     101754      30170    -70.35    134507      51419      51908      36452     -72.90    2.93


     _WTO        981352   1377201    1169442    1035695    -11.44   1340410    1116263    1235608    1243454      -7.23   99.97

     _OECD       403881    562739     491675     322484    -34.41    551492     398690     367133     393548     -28.64   31.64

     _EU15       151611    154422     136737     161105     17.82    165220     156836     156196     178790       8.21   14.37

     _EC12       147967    144921     128251     158282     23.42    156071     151841     153365     174952      12.10   14.07

     _W HEMI     120579    170837     148929     109023    -26.80    190868     122175     132340     130931     -31.40   10.53

     _ASEAN       25913     30671      27977      35101     25.46     31990      37220      38461      37795      18.15    3.04

     _ANDEAN      76735    113325     106613      31082    -70.85    139433      52556      53319      37794     -72.89    3.04