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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 445:  M/B SWEATERS, WOOL
                                             Data in Doz, 12.40 M2 per Doz. 

                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       478925    493487     338914     329205     -2.86    492867     503708     487565     483778      -1.84  100.00

     CHINA P     387751    411458     283706     266869     -5.93    412958     419280     401891     394621      -4.44   81.57

     ITALY        30687     28968      20464      24133     17.93     27440      32722      32719      32637      18.94    6.75

     BNGLDSH      20970     14592       9159       8847     -3.41     13441      12903      12231      14280       6.24    2.95

     U KING        6217      8007       6089       6193      1.71      7885       7949       8452       8111       2.87    1.68

     MAURIT        2593      3384       2542       2849     12.08      2709       2324       4076       3691      36.25    0.76

     PERU          2442      2583       1019       1426     39.94      1914       2466       2794       2990      56.22    0.62

     TURKEY        1197      1944       1464       2402     64.07      1747       2515       2880       2882      64.97    0.60

     HG KONG       3192      2090       1648       2051     24.45      2075       2249       1930       2493      20.14    0.52

     IRELAND       1789      2288       1237       1164     -5.90      2037       2166       2200       2215       8.74    0.46

     FRANCE         791      2015        986        942     -4.46      1161       2273       1927       1971      69.77    0.41

     CHINA T       2187      1863       1269       1129    -11.03      1902       1981       1743       1723      -9.41    0.36

     JORDAN           0         0          0       1649       *           0          0          0       1649        *      0.34

     VIETNAM        251       199        146       1452    894.52       206       1278       1467       1505     630.58    0.31

     INDIA          518      1454       1100       1041     -5.36      1249       1453       1527       1395      11.69    0.29

     NORWAY        1226      1242        720        604    -16.11      1399       1196        931       1126     -19.51    0.23

     ALBANIA        763       867        500        572     14.40       856        627        797        939       9.70    0.19

     ROMANIA       1512      1230        866        537    -37.99      1079       1156       1082        901     -16.50    0.19

     ECUADOR       1854      1016        642        444    -30.84      1294        766        729        818     -36.79    0.17

     CANADA         474       641        413        342    -17.19       638        662        607        570     -10.66    0.12

     KOR REP        293       280         71        327    360.56        76        529        597        536     605.26    0.11

     PORTUGL        154       150         87        470    440.23       130        353        444        533     310.00    0.11

     SLOVAK         208       892        435         58    -86.67       435        881        712        515      18.39    0.11

     BOLIVIA        366       457        266        270      1.50       553        418        406        461     -16.64    0.10

     TUNISIA       1059       828        703        327    -53.49       847        664        548        452     -46.64    0.09

     NEPAL         1131       565        525        228    -56.57       838        224        284        268     -68.02    0.06

     INDNSIA       3574         3          0        156       *        3323        159        159        159     -95.22    0.03


     _WTO        478918    493486     338913     329166     -2.88    492859     503673     487526     483739      -1.85   99.99

     _OECD        44089     46843      32355      37368     15.49     43748      51832      52156      51856      18.53   10.72

     _EU15        40640     42463      29513      33624     13.93     39624      46787      46976      46574      17.54    9.63

     _EC12        40360     42340      29475      33583     13.94     39428      46645      46835      46448      17.80    9.60

     _W HEMI       5490      4980       2568       2616      1.87      4886       4585       4742       5028       2.91    1.04

     _ANDEAN       4666      4059       1927       2143     11.21      3761       3656       3935       4275      13.67    0.88

     _SUB-SAHA     2765      3619       2663       3040     14.16      2940       2570       4306       3996      35.92    0.83

     _ASEAN        5527       709        550       2151    291.09      4384       2018       2292       2310     -47.31    0.48