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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 465:  WOOL FLOOR COVERINGS
                                         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     616.828    632.523    512.807    539.034      5.11   618.562    664.201    660.141    658.750       6.50  100.00

     INDIA     250.179    301.843    246.088    247.221      0.46   296.062    311.409    306.419    302.975       2.34   45.99

     CHINA P    87.739     93.299     75.760     83.951     10.81    91.518    100.294    100.641    101.489      10.90   15.41

     PAKISTN    51.211     54.267     43.014     52.691     22.50    53.051     62.086     63.768     63.944      20.53    9.71

     TURKEY     22.487     29.042     23.126     25.964     12.27    28.187     30.532     31.558     31.880      13.10    4.84

     NEPAL      18.627     25.960     20.913     24.145     15.45    24.069     29.130     28.262     29.192      21.28    4.43

     IRELAND     6.334     12.113      8.426     11.239     33.38     9.901     14.651     14.925     14.926      50.75    2.27

     PORTUGL     8.500     10.580      8.180      9.221     12.73    10.438     11.204     11.072     11.622      11.34    1.76

     U KING     11.016     12.187     10.035      8.115    -19.13    12.794      9.996     10.181     10.267     -19.75    1.56

     THAILND    15.070     13.624     12.693      9.308    -26.67    15.389     10.822     10.746     10.239     -33.47    1.55

     SPAIN       6.704      8.169      6.245      8.284     32.65     7.569     10.208     10.207     10.208      34.86    1.55

     NETHLDS     5.877      8.730      7.605      8.939     17.54     8.453      9.627      9.958     10.064      19.06    1.53

     BELGIUM     8.243      6.985      5.405      6.746     24.81     7.111      8.343      8.262      8.327      17.09    1.26

     EGYPT       5.263      5.082      3.696      5.077     37.37     4.368      6.673      6.319      6.463      47.95    0.98

     AUSTRAL     7.283      7.949      6.486      4.306    -33.62     7.931      6.245      5.898      5.768     -27.27    0.88

     GERMANY     5.620      2.995      2.262      3.687     62.98     2.879      4.499      4.348      4.420      53.54    0.67

     ITALY       3.447      3.978      3.220      2.986     -7.26     3.851      3.802      3.691      3.744      -2.78    0.57

     POLAND      2.513      2.392      1.882      2.989     58.84     2.270      3.854      3.598      3.499      54.15    0.53

     SWITZLD     3.396      4.520      3.766      2.705    -28.18     4.333      3.838      3.630      3.459     -20.18    0.53

     GREECE      4.946      4.181      3.375      2.074    -38.53     4.043      3.151      2.918      2.881     -28.76    0.44

     DENMARK     1.342      1.614      1.448      1.113    -23.11     1.566      1.417      1.517      1.279     -18.31    0.19


     _WTO      543.129    628.905    509.503    536.383      5.28   614.784    661.322    657.160    655.786       6.67   99.55

     _OECD     103.468    123.936     98.442    105.033      6.70   119.365    129.801    129.945    130.527       9.35   19.81

     _EU15      65.890     76.652     60.280     66.662     10.59    73.520     82.581     82.386     83.034      12.94   12.60

     _EC12      63.917     74.139     58.330     63.975      9.68    71.183     79.309     79.283     79.783      12.08   12.11

     _ASEAN     16.512     15.031     13.898     10.400    -25.17    16.916     12.215     12.112     11.533     -31.82    1.75

     _W HEMI     4.227      4.598      3.864      3.927      1.63     4.575      4.707      4.686      4.661       1.87    0.71