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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 431:  WOOL GLOVES/MITTENS
                                             Data in Dpr,  1.80 M2 per Dpr. 

                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       669723    621627     464044     361365    -22.13    659577     522605     497455     518948     -21.32  100.00

     CHINA P     318328    367873     255427     274387      7.42    348205     365671     359642     386833      11.09   74.54

     NEPAL        55900     56298      35350      21552    -39.03     61172      50718      47239      42500     -30.52    8.19

     ITALY        69773     49008      48356       2912    -93.98     65378       2931       3294       3564     -94.55    0.69


     _WTO        669685    621342     463851     361364    -22.09    659346     522344     497360     518855     -21.31   99.98

     _OECD       117370     66401      61984      10351    -83.30     94711      15759      13734      14768     -84.41    2.85

     _EU15       103693     61331      58890       8049    -86.33     85875      11936      10344      10490     -87.78    2.02

     _EC12       103416     61046      58612       7732    -86.81     85458      11543      10021      10166     -88.10    1.96