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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 831:  GLOVES / MITTENS, SILK / VEG BLEND
                                             Data in Dpr,  2.90 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      1186045   1846223    1362392    1239873     -8.99   1653355    1867051    1807717    1723704       4.25  100.00

     CHINA P     963819   1484886    1171394     959203    -18.11   1416488    1415166    1354713    1272695     -10.15   73.83

     PAKISTN      27228    171312      41048      40494     -1.35     44381     175443     174206     170758     284.75    9.91

     KOR REP     127321     74983      59768      83699     40.04     86216      94989      94146      98914      14.73    5.74

     HG KONG       1211     24089      22734      44967     97.80     23355      45820      46345      46322      98.34    2.69

     INDNSIA        285      5174        318      36518  11383.65       326      37789      38374      41374   12591.41    2.40

     MALAYSA       4860     36066      33936      30198    -11.01     38689      36113      39932      32328     -16.44    1.88


     _WTO       1185816   1846163    1362332    1239732     -9.00   1653070    1866910    1807576    1723563       4.26   99.99

     _OECD       142997     85612      67760      90167     33.07     97021     103929     103292     108019      11.34    6.27

     _ASEAN        8329     53544      39591      73157     84.78     45692      85777      89487      87110      90.65    5.05