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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 432:  WOOL HOSIERY
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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      23.250     29.362     25.111     24.750     -1.44    28.784     25.858     29.225     29.002       0.76  100.00

     CHINA P     5.521      7.032      6.016      9.204     53.00     6.736      6.980     10.530     10.220      51.72   35.24

     KOR REP     6.072      8.248      7.331      3.338    -54.46     8.094      5.128      4.444      4.256     -47.42   14.67

     ITALY       3.621      3.932      3.393      3.682      8.51     3.785      3.950      4.188      4.221      11.50   14.55

     MEXICO      1.296      1.771      1.325      2.134     61.10     1.653      2.202      2.360      2.580      56.11    8.90

     PERU        0.935      1.392      1.116      0.821    -26.44     1.378      1.200      1.224      1.097     -20.37    3.78

     CHINA T     0.485      1.222      1.043      0.541    -48.16     1.208      0.847      0.732      0.720     -40.39    2.48

     TURKEY      0.212      0.300      0.202      0.354     75.48     0.240      0.350      0.304      0.453      88.58    1.56

     PAKISTN     0.204      0.300      0.295      0.181    -38.75     0.366      0.196      0.208      0.185     -49.43    0.64


     _WTO       23.221     29.333     25.090     24.717     -1.49    28.758     25.828     29.196     28.960       0.70   99.86

     _OECD      12.324     15.130     13.098      9.801    -25.17    14.872     12.210     11.809     11.833     -20.44   40.80

     _EU15       5.644      6.078      5.223      5.661      8.38     6.093      6.150      6.476      6.516       6.94   22.47

     _EC12       5.458      5.893      5.049      5.504      9.03     5.871      5.995      6.330      6.349       8.14   21.89

     _W HEMI     2.630      3.603      2.764      3.283     18.80     3.443      3.822      4.011      4.122      19.71   14.21

     _ANDEAN     0.987      1.453      1.173      0.849    -27.64     1.438      1.231      1.258      1.129     -21.47    3.89

     _ASEAN      0.701      1.001      0.872      0.817     -6.36     0.981      0.915      0.976      0.945      -3.69    3.26