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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  40:  WOOL PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  9/2012
   Country      2010       2011       9/2011     9/2012  % Change    9/2011     7/2012     8/2012     9/2012   % Change % Share


     WORLD     344.425    336.796    246.088    220.990    -10.20   348.257    324.918    318.676    311.697     -10.50  100.00

     CHINA P   183.636    162.562    119.721    100.597    -15.97   173.570    152.035    145.897    143.438     -17.36   46.02

     INDIA      22.660     24.924     18.161     18.675      2.83    24.771     25.706     26.054     25.438       2.69    8.16

     ITALY      14.123     16.060     11.718     13.117     11.94    14.980     17.112     17.249     17.459      16.55    5.60

     MEXICO     16.705     18.783     14.479     12.794    -11.64    19.290     17.658     17.405     17.098     -11.37    5.49

     VIETNAM    16.986     19.107     11.862      9.507    -19.85    19.222     18.615     18.416     16.752     -12.85    5.37

     INDNSIA    10.723      9.690      6.917      5.549    -19.78    10.848      9.521      9.059      8.322     -23.28    2.67

     CANADA      7.736      7.138      5.227      5.848     11.88     7.149      7.705      7.762      7.759       8.53    2.49

     U KING      4.895      6.099      4.250      4.911     15.56     5.449      6.308      6.592      6.761      24.07    2.17

     DOM REP     6.895      7.171      6.289      5.076    -19.29     7.676      6.078      6.350      5.958     -22.39    1.91

     BNGLDSH     5.411      5.598      3.496      2.971    -15.03     6.042      5.414      5.359      5.072     -16.05    1.63

     N ZEAL      4.805      5.071      3.815      3.438     -9.88     5.046      4.699      4.761      4.694      -6.99    1.51

     PHIL R      3.918      4.461      2.928      3.044      3.98     4.244      4.641      4.777      4.578       7.87    1.47

     GUATMAL     2.906      3.862      3.105      3.233      4.11     3.609      4.328      4.161      3.990      10.57    1.28

     TURKEY      3.466      3.502      2.711      2.859      5.49     3.880      3.795      3.704      3.651      -5.91    1.17

     PERU        3.828      3.443      2.406      2.361     -1.84     3.515      3.373      3.480      3.399      -3.32    1.09

     GERMANY     2.213      2.539      2.017      1.999     -0.88     2.639      2.552      2.458      2.521      -4.47    0.81

     MALAYSA     2.076      1.384      0.870      1.549     77.99     1.658      2.039      1.994      2.062      24.39    0.66

     THAILND     2.486      2.300      1.686      1.290    -23.47     2.363      1.896      1.931      1.904     -19.42    0.61

     ROMANIA     1.375      1.618      1.211      1.490     23.06     1.476      1.996      1.976      1.897      28.54    0.61

     EGYPT       1.838      1.611      1.181      1.321     11.89     1.642      1.749      1.765      1.752       6.67    0.56

     HAITI       1.172      1.733      1.199      1.128     -5.93     1.665      1.704      1.678      1.662      -0.19    0.53

     PORTUGL     1.740      1.594      1.277      1.334      4.52     1.854      1.683      1.708      1.651     -10.94    0.53

     JORDAN      1.187      1.498      1.057      1.200     13.52     1.417      1.540      1.450      1.641      15.85    0.53

     PAKISTN     0.658      0.815      0.608      1.217    100.12     0.786      0.847      1.368      1.424      81.23    0.46

     NEPAL       1.228      1.657      0.970      0.657    -32.28     1.522      1.529      1.520      1.344     -11.74    0.43

     FRANCE      0.831      1.844      1.334      0.828    -37.90     1.586      1.372      1.328      1.338     -15.62    0.43

     SRI LKA     0.921      1.339      0.910      0.784    -13.86     1.227      1.359      1.320      1.213      -1.19    0.39

     IRELAND     0.817      1.011      0.641      0.686      6.95     0.860      1.021      1.015      1.055      22.67    0.34

     COLOMB      0.777      1.367      1.087      0.761    -29.97     1.307      1.105      1.056      1.041     -20.34    0.33

     KOR REP     1.255      1.530      1.167      0.669    -42.68     1.458      1.369      1.152      1.032     -29.23    0.33

     SALVADR     0.419      0.384      0.285      0.791    177.87     0.400      0.483      0.664      0.891     122.74    0.29

     BELGIUM     0.983      1.681      1.488      0.658    -55.78     1.731      0.903      0.897      0.851     -50.83    0.27

     BULGAR      0.243      0.503      0.337      0.652     93.29     0.410      0.756      0.773      0.818      99.49    0.26

     HG KONG     0.813      1.004      0.782      0.551    -29.55     1.072      0.941      0.808      0.772     -27.95    0.25

     NETHLDS     0.539      0.584      0.417      0.552     32.37     0.566      0.704      0.703      0.719      26.96    0.23

     REP SAF     0.585      0.583      0.364      0.490     34.74     0.464      0.698      0.703      0.709      52.71    0.23

     C RICA      0.605      0.766      0.577      0.480    -16.77     0.781      0.739      0.703      0.669     -14.37    0.21

     AUSTRAL     0.805      1.278      1.005      0.372    -62.99     1.205      0.915      0.683      0.645     -46.48    0.21

     SPAIN       0.548      0.611      0.429      0.446      4.11     0.610      0.634      0.622      0.628       2.94    0.20

     CHILE       0.589      0.584      0.443      0.377    -14.94     0.603      0.511      0.518      0.518     -14.16    0.17

     CAMBOD      0.347      0.746      0.553      0.285    -48.36     0.705      0.456      0.557      0.479     -32.06    0.15

     CHINA T     0.555      0.624      0.523      0.346    -33.90     0.646      0.518      0.464      0.447     -30.83    0.14

     POLAND      0.318      0.372      0.292      0.365     24.87     0.366      0.450      0.445      0.444      21.34    0.14

     JAPAN       0.337      0.382      0.283      0.337     18.99     0.385      0.402      0.422      0.436      13.28    0.14

     SWITZLD     0.747      0.647      0.528      0.290    -45.09     0.768      0.485      0.436      0.409     -46.81    0.13

     MOROC       0.438      0.451      0.301      0.208    -30.79     0.484      0.378      0.375      0.358     -26.01    0.11

     CROATIA     0.222      0.272      0.214      0.206     -3.89     0.255      0.269      0.263      0.264       3.45    0.08

     URUGUAY     0.488      0.343      0.243      0.158    -34.93     0.355      0.284      0.280      0.258     -27.21    0.08

     AUSTRIA     0.259      0.248      0.180      0.187      3.82     0.232      0.198      0.262      0.255       9.90    0.08

     UKRAINE     0.340      0.266      0.182      0.167     -8.07     0.274      0.335      0.272      0.252      -8.37    0.08

     ECUADOR     0.313      0.330      0.205      0.126    -38.74     0.317      0.328      0.277      0.250     -21.20    0.08

     GREECE      0.385      0.306      0.233      0.172    -26.04     0.292      0.265      0.249      0.245     -16.15    0.08

     HUNGARY     0.179      0.226      0.163      0.164      0.77     0.196      0.214      0.219      0.228      16.34    0.07

     DENMARK     0.201      0.150      0.120      0.178     48.40     0.170      0.196      0.198      0.209      22.51    0.07

     BOLIVIA     0.160      0.200      0.126      0.121     -4.37     0.168      0.215      0.183      0.195      15.51    0.06

     LITHUAN     0.065      0.118      0.065      0.134    107.63     0.082      0.180      0.186      0.188     129.33    0.06

     BOSNIA      0.135      0.170      0.142      0.158     11.11     0.157      0.172      0.169      0.186      17.95    0.06

     SLOVENI     0.120      0.182      0.154      0.117    -24.24     0.173      0.165      0.153      0.145     -16.16    0.05

     BRAZIL      0.206      0.172      0.134      0.100    -25.29     0.188      0.141      0.138      0.138     -26.63    0.04

     ARGENT      0.570      0.163      0.147      0.055    -62.34     0.171      0.153      0.160      0.072     -57.97    0.02


     _WTO      343.110    336.561    245.895    220.758    -10.22   348.018    324.668    318.418    311.424     -10.52   99.91

     _OECD      47.124     52.768     39.213     39.297      0.21    51.338     52.872     52.745     52.852       2.95   16.96

     _W HEMI    43.396     46.453     35.962     33.433     -7.03    47.213     44.831     44.842     43.924      -6.97   14.09

     _ASEAN     36.549     37.714     24.842     21.243    -14.49    39.072     37.187     36.752     34.116     -12.68   10.95

     _EU15      27.623     32.814     24.173     25.127      3.94    31.077     33.040     33.365     33.767       8.66   10.83

     _EC12      27.275     32.478     23.924     24.883      4.01    30.739     32.751     33.018     33.437       8.78   10.73

     _CBI       12.026     13.929     11.464     10.731     -6.40    14.148     13.358     13.583     13.196      -6.73    4.23

     _CAFTA     10.852     12.195     10.265      9.602     -6.46    12.482     11.651     11.902     11.532      -7.61    3.70

     _ANDEAN     5.077      5.339      3.824      3.369    -11.90     5.308      5.022      4.996      4.884      -7.98    1.57

     _SUB-SAH    1.008      0.793      0.537      0.554      3.20     0.688      0.829      0.848      0.810      17.85    0.26