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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 831:  GLOVES / MITTENS, SILK / VEG BLEND
                                             Data in Dpr,  2.90 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      1186045   1846223    1475552    1374477     -6.85   1659975    1807717    1723704    1745148       5.13  100.00

     CHINA P     963819   1484886    1263035    1033236    -18.19   1415578    1354713    1272695    1255087     -11.34   71.92

     PAKISTN      27228    171312      51812      50908     -1.74     53201     174206     170758     170408     220.31    9.76

     KOR REP     127321     74983      62862     129268    105.64     84693      94146      98914     141389      66.94    8.10

     HG KONG       1211     24089      23734      44967     89.46     24227      46345      46322      45322      87.07    2.60

     INDNSIA        285      5174        322      37126  11429.81       330      38374      41374      41978   12620.61    2.41

     MALAYSA       4860     36066      35811      30216    -15.62     37963      39932      32328      30471     -19.74    1.75


     _WTO       1185816   1846163    1475492    1374336     -6.86   1659690    1807576    1723563    1745007       5.14   99.99

     _OECD       142997     85612      72296     135814     87.86     96527     103292     108019     149130      54.50    8.55

     _ASEAN        8329     53544      41677      74021     77.61     44524      89487      87110      85888      92.90    4.92