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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 459:  OTHER WOOL APPAREL
                                             Data in Kg.,  3.70 M2 per Kg.. 

                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      5767674   6264189    5352896    4408162    -17.65   6085258    5778187    5458981    5319455     -12.58  100.00

     CHINA P    4341568   4127169    3640282    2815539    -22.66   4127564    3650184    3384203    3302426     -19.99   62.08

     VIETNAM     133902    359081     273489     307983     12.61    301322     377158     395002     393575      30.62    7.40

     BNGLDSH      35948    289716     236826     252325      6.54    243325     344672     327406     305215      25.44    5.74

     ITALY       181909    225614     194824     200515      2.92    216163     234910     231195     231305       7.00    4.35

     NEPAL       227113    334073     246080     125796    -48.88    307665     285143     246375     213789     -30.51    4.02

     MEXICO       89010    117724      93858     126056     34.31    109995     150329     149756     149922      36.30    2.82

     INDIA       161520    160970     142694     129671     -9.13    161299     158298     147214     147947      -8.28    2.78

     U KING       97048     94264      82338      64190    -22.04     94085      68550      74658      76116     -19.10    1.43

     PERU         44300     54254      39925      45563     14.12     53506      62460      61765      59892      11.94    1.13

     INDNSIA      29044     43699      29701      45661     53.74     34116      54428      57763      59659      74.87    1.12

     CANADA       55442     59634      39243      26834    -31.62     48840      53300      51005      47225      -3.31    0.89

     CHINA T      44198     33073      30419      28104     -7.61     31316      25467      26591      30758      -1.78    0.58

     POLAND       17327     23006      19289      18889     -2.07     22866      19074      20413      22606      -1.14    0.42

     ECUADOR      17502     26863      20469      12127    -40.75     25287      23545      20587      18521     -26.76    0.35

     IRELAND      27668     25651      23279      14641    -37.11     27867      19913      20117      17013     -38.95    0.32

     GERMANY      20482     26875      25784      12115    -53.01     26962      17852      13414      13206     -51.02    0.25


     _WTO       5766187   6262275    5351029    4407317    -17.64   6083341    5776929    5457772    5318563     -12.57   99.98

     _OECD       471132    538639     449304     401857    -10.56    513723     491760     493516     491192      -4.39    9.23

     _ASEAN      196030    439624     337426     366320      8.56    375052     445999     468822     468518      24.92    8.81

     _EU15       362950    418539     358877     322207    -10.22    404276     383380     382135     381869      -5.54    7.18

     _EC12       356696    409353     356447     316581    -11.18    399140     372032     371036     369487      -7.43    6.95

     _W HEMI     258398    313409     238319     247089      3.68    290869     343291     332410     322179      10.76    6.06

     _ANDEAN      81673    105170      82166      78483     -4.48    104124     110901     105784     101487      -2.53    1.91