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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  40:  WOOL PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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    4414.941   4819.204   4164.318   4116.125     -1.16  4760.556   4867.807   4796.911   4771.011       0.22  100.00

     CHINA P  1987.443   2034.545   1824.721   1672.101     -8.36  2039.740   1955.786   1916.073   1881.925      -7.74   39.45

     ITALY     498.218    604.420    514.296    535.174      4.06   586.515    625.577    616.239    625.297       6.61   13.11

     INDIA     334.712    395.614    325.587    350.326      7.60   386.597    425.551    420.794    420.353       8.73    8.81

     MEXICO    230.044    243.923    204.435    227.367     11.22   245.890    267.829    265.947    266.855       8.53    5.59

     CANADA    146.918    151.785    126.165    136.337      8.06   150.547    161.927    162.588    161.957       7.58    3.39

     VIETNAM   115.732    145.545    126.247    124.323     -1.52   141.055    147.683    141.593    143.621       1.82    3.01

     TURKEY     77.325     87.423     73.140     88.350     20.80    87.684     98.909    101.514    102.633      17.05    2.15

     INDNSIA    83.305    101.399     85.028     84.811     -0.26    98.597    103.434     98.787    101.182       2.62    2.12

     U KING     69.273     81.500     67.275     74.275     10.40    78.452     85.935     87.218     88.500      12.81    1.85

     PAKISTN    51.652     55.234     43.771     53.330     21.84    53.941     62.904     64.592     64.793      20.12    1.36

     PHIL R     39.520     47.969     40.059     41.489      3.57    45.059     51.727     49.934     49.399       9.63    1.04

     BNGLDSH    34.669     50.751     41.852     39.001     -6.81    47.437     53.253     49.596     47.899       0.97    1.00

     FRANCE     41.801     49.967     41.406     38.138     -7.89    47.654     49.868     48.797     46.699      -2.00    0.98

     DOM REP    44.765     46.745     44.029     40.584     -7.82    47.651     43.431     42.156     43.301      -9.13    0.91

     ROMANIA    26.005     38.598     33.078     36.813     11.29    36.447     43.154     42.350     42.333      16.15    0.89

     PERU       30.141     37.748     30.746     33.157      7.84    37.403     42.470     42.387     40.159       7.37    0.84

     NEPAL      26.967     36.847     29.163     31.296      7.32    34.491     39.950     38.493     38.981      13.02    0.82

     GUATMAL    19.807     33.303     30.190     33.166      9.86    31.249     36.024     35.997     36.279      16.10    0.76

     THAILND    42.904     40.649     36.176     30.649    -15.28    42.603     36.873     36.858     35.122     -17.56    0.74

     JORDAN     19.456     27.822     22.924     29.116     27.01    26.827     30.901     34.647     34.013      26.79    0.71

     PORTUGL    20.383     27.084     22.401     28.466     27.07    26.609     31.604     32.158     33.149      24.58    0.69

     EGYPT      28.763     27.545     22.067     25.075     13.63    26.381     31.100     30.120     30.554      15.82    0.64

     SWITZLD    56.475     53.713     48.101     23.945    -50.22    57.868     31.989     29.320     29.558     -48.92    0.62

     HAITI      14.806     25.308     19.543     22.298     14.09    24.034     27.194     27.983     28.062      16.76    0.59

     IRELAND    15.478     23.800     18.308     19.660      7.39    21.628     24.826     25.644     25.152      16.30    0.53

     GERMANY    21.619     21.749     17.619     19.925     13.08    20.748     23.563     23.428     24.055      15.93    0.50

     BULGAR      5.488     14.240     10.209     19.437     90.40    11.146     22.171     22.972     23.468     110.55    0.49

     SPAIN      16.985     18.857     15.215     17.185     12.95    18.452     20.436     20.182     20.827      12.87    0.44

     BELGIUM    16.557     16.281     13.670     14.775      8.08    16.795     17.744     16.877     17.386       3.52    0.36

     HG KONG    19.133     21.142     18.962     14.817    -21.86    21.769     18.211     17.977     16.996     -21.92    0.36

     SRI LKA    11.271     17.432     15.033     14.026     -6.70    16.664     18.023     17.234     16.425      -1.43    0.34

     N ZEAL     13.057     17.789     15.273     13.813     -9.56    17.567     17.269     17.008     16.329      -7.05    0.34

     COLOMB     12.579     22.131     18.330     12.234    -33.26    20.625     16.581     16.288     16.035     -22.25    0.34

     NETHLDS    10.530     13.825     11.919     12.646      6.10    13.508     14.633     14.931     14.553       7.73    0.31

     JAPAN       9.199     10.498      9.078     10.804     19.02    10.390     12.131     12.263     12.224      17.65    0.26

     CHILE       9.235     10.722      8.992      8.687     -3.39    10.922     10.620     10.608     10.417      -4.63    0.22

     POLAND      8.648      7.990      7.086      9.332     31.69     7.793     10.544     10.442     10.236      31.35    0.21

     KOR REP    12.049     14.234     12.279      8.064    -34.33    13.798     11.415     10.668     10.019     -27.39    0.21

     C RICA      6.428      7.849      6.241      7.077     13.41     7.701      8.963      8.806      8.685      12.79    0.18

     MOROC       6.755      7.437      5.912      6.758     14.32     7.651      7.916      7.689      8.283       8.26    0.17

     CROATIA     5.657      8.580      7.245      6.492    -10.38     8.123      8.171      8.116      7.827      -3.63    0.16

     AUSTRAL     9.061     11.463      9.592      5.649    -41.11    11.353      8.195      7.942      7.519     -33.77    0.16

     HUNGARY     4.349      7.619      6.452      6.317     -2.09     7.181      7.573      7.589      7.484       4.21    0.16

     REP SAF     5.940      7.092      5.232      5.596      6.97     6.268      7.433      7.652      7.457      18.96    0.16

     LITHUAN     1.316      3.867      2.325      5.807    149.77     2.567      6.936      7.034      7.350     186.30    0.15

     SALVADR     4.014      3.925      3.305      6.721    103.35     3.825      5.590      6.844      7.341      91.95    0.15

     UKRAINE     4.288      5.332      4.450      5.252     18.01     4.663      6.890      6.529      6.133      31.52    0.13

     BOSNIA      4.632      6.552      6.081      5.656     -6.99     6.250      5.506      5.900      6.127      -1.98    0.13

     CHINA T     5.316      6.364      5.731      5.311     -7.32     6.554      5.202      5.171      5.945      -9.29    0.12

     CAMBOD      2.292      4.564      4.330      4.469      3.23     4.846      5.746      5.214      4.704      -2.94    0.10

     GREECE      5.137      4.339      3.525      2.663    -24.46     4.219      3.274      3.508      3.477     -17.60    0.07

     AUSTRIA     3.345      3.618      2.994      2.847     -4.93     3.286      3.729      3.474      3.470       5.61    0.07

     URUGUAY     4.701      4.083      3.428      2.794    -18.49     4.054      3.783      3.510      3.449     -14.93    0.07

     MALAYSA     3.050      1.626      1.043      2.464    136.21     1.875      2.904      2.976      3.046      62.49    0.06

     BOLIVIA     2.276      2.476      1.953      2.084      6.67     2.410      2.325      2.411      2.607       8.17    0.05

     DENMARK     3.014      3.046      2.731      1.883    -31.05     3.131      2.418      2.452      2.198     -29.78    0.05

     BRAZIL      1.517      1.534      1.193      1.360     13.98     1.440      1.703      1.721      1.701      18.14    0.04

     ARGENT      2.545      1.277      1.109      1.071     -3.47     1.457      1.499      1.217      1.239     -15.00    0.03

     ECUADOR     0.848      0.748      0.631      0.702     11.18     0.788      0.787      0.763      0.819       3.90    0.02


     _WTO     4335.746   4807.950   4153.967   4107.195     -1.13  4749.501   4858.538   4787.286   4761.179       0.25   99.79

     _OECD    1057.736   1228.030   1035.606   1066.964      3.03  1202.318   1260.060   1250.575   1259.388       4.75   26.40

     _EU15     725.549    871.830    734.056    771.217      5.06   844.322    907.947    898.979    908.991       7.66   19.05

     _EC12     719.000    864.881    728.368    764.797      5.00   837.715    899.893    891.447    901.309       7.59   18.89

     _W HEMI   530.781    593.706    500.402    535.794      7.07   590.132    630.940    629.422    629.098       6.60   13.19

     _ASEAN    286.987    342.099    293.205    288.352     -1.66   334.423    348.499    335.532    337.246       0.84    7.07

     _CBI       89.969    117.259    103.404    109.989      6.37   114.578    121.404    121.971    123.844       8.09    2.60

     _CAFTA     75.155     91.909     83.846     87.628      4.51    90.528     94.117     93.897     95.691       5.70    2.01

     _ANDEAN    45.844     63.103     51.661     48.177     -6.74    61.226     62.164     61.849     59.619      -2.62    1.25

     _SUB-SAH   11.600     11.216      8.850      7.804    -11.82    10.224     10.993     10.767     10.170      -0.53    0.21