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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 465:  WOOL FLOOR COVERINGS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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     21328505  20813330   16971305   17352373      2.25  20955152   21582563   21182537   21194398       1.14  100.00

     INDIA     11068164  12132634    9863315    9345519     -5.25  12114892   11929314   11637375   11614838      -4.13   54.80

     CHINA P    3784213   3305479    2722649    3037241     11.55   3416821    3557086    3569341    3620071       5.95   17.08

     PAKISTN     522294    514476     412836    1029969    149.49    502389    1098366    1144615    1131609     125.25    5.34

     IRELAND     200795    410145     286291     355700     24.24    334779     465913     475261     479554      43.24    2.26

     NETHLDS     291814    333412     293244     416492     42.03    337711     434844     453605     456660      35.22    2.15

     TURKEY      491794    425633     368445     341935     -7.20    469975     489269     402133     399123     -15.08    1.88

     PORTUGL     366630    416081     319634     294194     -7.96    413510     386729     378020     390641      -5.53    1.84

     BELGIUM     408663    335285     265306     283595      6.89    332057     350335     345161     353574       6.48    1.67

     THAILND     426796    424179     362871     227790    -37.23    437396     324548     298239     289098     -33.90    1.36

     AUSTRAL     401363    421138     339131     206893    -38.99    416123     323150     301208     288900     -30.57    1.36

     U KING      391837    355471     297622     211653    -28.89    406641     263232     269263     269502     -33.72    1.27

     SPAIN       177934    205467     157785     213500     35.31    194678     262053     261983     261182      34.16    1.23

     GERMANY      99513     76043      68424     229876    235.96     79497     251663     237109     237495     198.75    1.12

     GREECE      354667    292336     233969     163608    -30.07    274525     236930     221739     221975     -19.14    1.05

     NEPAL       165213    188476     150298     168001     11.78    177238     207326     200200     206179      16.33    0.97

     EGYPT       205968    147918     110694     163037     47.29    132333     182454     193041     200261      51.33    0.94

     DENMARK      61195     68699      62021     117122     88.84     67217     125209     130703     123800      84.18    0.58

     POLAND      101246     82277      67987     100739     48.17     84216     126835     117127     115029      36.59    0.54

     ITALY       111896     99942      84025      90991      8.29    110288     115949     108308     106908      -3.06    0.50

     SWITZLD      69355    103731      90232      39505    -56.22    107685      68106      56056      53004     -50.78    0.25


     _WTO      20173873  20782312   16944730   17320884      2.22  20924508   21548615   21146162   21158466       1.12   99.83

     _OECD      3700660   3797134    3087833    3173903      2.79   3837226    4034980    3889353    3883204       1.20   18.32

     _EU15      2571383   2670044    2132549    2425747     13.75   2664948    2967653    2953669    2963242      11.19   13.98

     _EC12      2539515   2648441    2114201    2402483     13.64   2627922    2941155    2927955    2936723      11.75   13.86

     _ASEAN      447649    446166     383453     238192    -37.88    460644     337859     309829     300905     -34.68    1.42

     _W HEMI     107825    101033      90571     105954     16.98    114269     110719     116124     116416       1.88    0.55