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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 445:  M/B SWEATERS, WOOL
                                             Data in Doz, 12.40 M2 per Doz. 

                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       478925    493487     448267     481734      7.47    480105     487565     483778     526954       9.76  100.00

     CHINA P     387751    411458     377436     400431      6.09    400449     401891     394621     434453       8.49   82.45

     ITALY        30687     28968      25361      31350     23.61     28223      32719      32637      34957      23.86    6.63

     BNGLDSH      20970     14592      14396      14223     -1.20     14982      12231      14280      14419      -3.76    2.74

     U KING        6217      8007       6933       7285      5.08      7536       8452       8111       8359      10.92    1.59

     MAURIT        2593      3384       3266       3121     -4.44      3365       4076       3691       3239      -3.74    0.61

     PERU          2442      2583       1809       2316     28.03      2473       2794       2990       3090      24.95    0.59

     TURKEY        1197      1944       1581       2670     68.88      1739       2880       2882       3033      74.41    0.58

     JORDAN           0         0          0       2575       *           0          0       1649       2575        *      0.49

     HG KONG       3192      2090       1887       2192     16.16      2158       1930       2493       2395      10.98    0.45

     IRELAND       1789      2288       1677       1605     -4.29      2175       2200       2215       2216       1.89    0.42

     FRANCE         791      2015       1107        974    -12.01      1247       1927       1971       1882      50.92    0.36

     VIETNAM        251       199        180       1455    708.33       184       1467       1505       1474     701.09    0.28

     CHINA T       2187      1863       1642       1245    -24.18      1884       1743       1723       1466     -22.19    0.28

     INDIA          518      1454       1377       1041    -24.40      1392       1527       1395       1118     -19.68    0.21

     NORWAY        1226      1242        963        839    -12.88      1294        931       1126       1118     -13.60    0.21

     ALBANIA        763       867        637        720     13.03       837        797        939        950      13.50    0.18

     CAMBOD        1338       143        143        941    558.04       230        498        473        941     309.13    0.18

     ECUADOR       1854      1016        681        524    -23.05       903        729        818        859      -4.87    0.16

     ROMANIA       1512      1230        969        568    -41.38      1104       1082        901        829     -24.91    0.16

     BOLIVIA        366       457        317        544     71.61       411        406        461        684      66.42    0.13

     CANADA         474       641        508        460     -9.45       655        607        570        593      -9.47    0.11

     KOR REP        293       280         73        385    427.40        78        597        536        592     658.97    0.11

     PORTUGL        154       150        123        545    343.09       141        444        533        572     305.67    0.11

     TUNISIA       1059       828        750        356    -52.53       822        548        452        434     -47.20    0.08

     SLOVAK         208       892        528         58    -89.02       528        712        515        422     -20.08    0.08

     NEPAL         1131       565        544        250    -54.04       665        284        268        271     -59.25    0.05


     _WTO        478918    493486     448266     481694      7.46    480097     487526     483739     526914       9.75   99.99

     _OECD        44089     46843      39404      47132     19.61     44377      52156      51856      54571      22.97   10.36

     _EU15        40640     42463      36009      42707     18.60     40337      46976      46574      49161      21.88    9.33

     _EC12        40360     42340      35967      42614     18.48     40137      46835      46448      48987      22.05    9.30

     _W HEMI       5490      4980       3551       3978     12.02      4736       4742       5028       5407      14.17    1.03

     _ANDEAN       4666      4059       2807       3387     20.66      3787       3935       4275       4639      22.50    0.88

     _SUB-SAHA     2765      3619       3478       3361     -3.36      3597       4306       3996       3502      -2.64    0.66

     _ASEAN        5527       709        680       2906    327.35      1215       2292       2310       2935     141.56    0.56