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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 $$$

                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    4414.941   4819.204   3522.453   3500.202     -0.63  4784.680   4926.898   4867.848   4796.954       0.26  100.00

     CHINA P  1987.443   2034.545   1472.686   1354.272     -8.04  2085.610   2011.953   1955.843   1916.132      -8.13   39.94

     ITALY     498.218    604.420    466.474    478.293      2.53   580.494    633.400    625.577    616.239       6.16   12.85

     INDIA     334.712    395.614    288.892    314.056      8.71   387.581    419.702    425.535    420.778       8.57    8.77

     MEXICO    230.044    243.923    180.564    202.588     12.20   243.315    267.136    267.829    265.947       9.30    5.54

     CANADA    146.918    151.785    110.542    121.346      9.77   149.058    159.969    161.927    162.588       9.08    3.39

     VIETNAM   115.732    145.545     93.282     89.329     -4.24   138.642    144.252    147.683    141.593       2.13    2.95

     TURKEY     77.325     87.423     64.640     78.731     21.80    88.685     98.634     98.909    101.514      14.47    2.12

     INDNSIA    83.305    101.399     74.297     71.685     -3.52   101.809    105.986    103.434     98.787      -2.97    2.06

     U KING     69.273     81.500     59.352     65.070      9.63    78.465     86.264     85.935     87.218      11.16    1.82

     PAKISTN    51.652     55.234     40.113     49.471     23.33    54.553     61.762     62.904     64.592      18.40    1.35

     PHIL R     39.520     47.969     32.584     34.549      6.03    46.688     50.533     51.727     49.934       6.95    1.04

     BNGLDSH    34.669     50.751     33.999     32.844     -3.40    44.811     52.895     53.253     49.596      10.68    1.03

     FRANCE     41.801     49.967     36.112     34.943     -3.24    46.413     50.858     49.868     48.797       5.14    1.02

     PERU       30.141     37.748     23.960     28.599     19.36    34.225     41.716     42.470     42.387      23.85    0.88

     ROMANIA    26.005     38.598     29.332     33.085     12.79    35.048     43.677     43.154     42.350      20.84    0.88

     DOM REP    44.765     46.745     40.029     35.440    -11.46    49.259     41.495     43.431     42.156     -14.42    0.88

     NEPAL      26.967     36.847     25.130     26.776      6.55    33.457     39.082     39.950     38.493      15.05    0.80

     THAILND    42.904     40.649     30.544     26.753    -12.41    40.859     36.306     36.873     36.858      -9.79    0.77

     GUATMAL    19.807     33.303     25.762     28.456     10.46    29.318     37.530     36.024     35.997      22.78    0.75

     JORDAN     19.456     27.822     18.651     25.476     36.59    24.887     31.728     30.901     34.647      39.22    0.72

     PORTUGL    20.383     27.084     20.479     25.553     24.78    27.073     30.694     31.604     32.158      18.78    0.67

     EGYPT      28.763     27.545     19.770     22.345     13.02    27.008     30.355     31.100     30.120      11.52    0.63

     SWITZLD    56.475     53.713     45.546     21.152    -53.56    60.443     36.948     31.989     29.320     -51.49    0.61

     HAITI      14.806     25.308     16.497     19.172     16.21    23.114     27.000     27.194     27.983      21.06    0.58

     IRELAND    15.478     23.800     14.761     16.605     12.49    19.787     24.847     24.826     25.644      29.60    0.53

     GERMANY    21.619     21.749     15.907     17.586     10.55    20.830     24.132     23.563     23.428      12.47    0.49

     BULGAR      5.488     14.240      9.055     17.787     96.43    10.939     20.911     22.171     22.972     110.01    0.48

     SPAIN      16.985     18.857     14.089     15.414      9.41    19.028     20.306     20.436     20.182       6.07    0.42

     HG KONG    19.133     21.142     16.623     13.458    -19.04    22.548     19.905     18.211     17.977     -20.27    0.37

     SRI LKA    11.271     17.432     10.999     10.801     -1.80    15.110     18.572     18.023     17.234      14.06    0.36

     N ZEAL     13.057     17.789     13.161     12.380     -5.93    16.517     17.104     17.269     17.008       2.97    0.35

     BELGIUM    16.557     16.281     12.579     13.175      4.73    16.910     17.894     17.744     16.877      -0.19    0.35

     COLOMB     12.579     22.131     17.177     11.334    -34.02    20.719     17.269     16.581     16.288     -21.38    0.34

     NETHLDS    10.530     13.825      9.921     11.027     11.15    12.860     15.103     14.633     14.931      16.11    0.31

     JAPAN       9.199     10.498      8.466     10.232     20.86    10.455     12.547     12.131     12.263      17.30    0.26

     KOR REP    12.049     14.234     10.838      7.272    -32.90    13.755     13.381     11.415     10.668     -22.44    0.22

     CHILE       9.235     10.722      8.018      7.904     -1.42    10.823     10.524     10.620     10.608      -1.99    0.22

     POLAND      8.648      7.990      6.317      8.768     38.81     7.812     10.067     10.544     10.442      33.65    0.22

     C RICA      6.428      7.849      5.472      6.430     17.50     7.313      8.875      8.963      8.806      20.41    0.18

     CROATIA     5.657      8.580      6.424      5.961     -7.22     7.637      8.674      8.171      8.116       6.27    0.17

     AUSTRAL     9.061     11.463      8.719      5.198    -40.38    11.349      9.309      8.195      7.942     -30.01    0.17

     MOROC       6.755      7.437      5.007      5.260      5.04     7.386      7.932      7.916      7.689       4.10    0.16

     REP SAF     5.940      7.092      4.599      5.159     12.18     6.154      7.453      7.433      7.652      24.36    0.16

     HUNGARY     4.349      7.619      5.690      5.660     -0.53     6.737      7.204      7.573      7.589      12.63    0.16

     LITHUAN     1.316      3.867      2.051      5.218    154.37     2.393      6.701      6.936      7.034     193.90    0.15

     SALVADR     4.014      3.925      3.148      6.066     92.72     4.016      4.407      5.590      6.844      70.40    0.14

     SLOVENI     3.929      6.790      5.726      5.673     -0.92     6.475      6.981      6.553      6.738       4.06    0.14

     UKRAINE     4.288      5.332      3.629      4.827     32.99     4.719      7.560      6.890      6.529      38.35    0.14

     BOSNIA      4.632      6.552      5.630      4.978    -11.58     6.225      5.997      5.506      5.900      -5.22    0.12

     CAMBOD      2.292      4.564      2.581      3.231     25.20     3.442      4.302      5.746      5.214      51.50    0.11

     CHINA T     5.316      6.364      5.345      4.151    -22.33     6.593      5.506      5.202      5.171     -21.58    0.11

     URUGUAY     4.701      4.083      2.906      2.333    -19.71     4.097      3.802      3.783      3.510     -14.32    0.07

     GREECE      5.137      4.339      3.383      2.551    -24.58     4.184      3.554      3.274      3.508     -16.16    0.07

     AUSTRIA     3.345      3.618      2.476      2.332     -5.80     3.259      3.250      3.729      3.474       6.61    0.07

     MALAYSA     3.050      1.626      0.944      2.295    142.99     1.872      2.831      2.904      2.976      58.97    0.06

     DENMARK     3.014      3.046      2.344      1.749    -25.36     3.116      2.420      2.418      2.452     -21.31    0.05

     BOLIVIA     2.276      2.476      1.624      1.558     -4.02     2.547      2.589      2.325      2.411      -5.33    0.05

     BRAZIL      1.517      1.534      1.120      1.307     16.72     1.554      1.770      1.703      1.721      10.77    0.04

     ARGENT      2.545      1.277      0.996      0.936     -6.01     1.407      1.373      1.499      1.217     -13.47    0.03

     ECUADOR     0.848      0.748      0.519      0.534      2.84     0.789      0.854      0.787      0.763      -3.24    0.02


     _WTO     4335.746   4807.950   3512.705   3492.083     -0.59  4772.819   4917.181   4858.579   4787.329       0.30   99.80

     _OECD    1057.736   1228.030    928.652    951.197      2.43  1194.505   1273.917   1260.060   1250.575       4.69   26.07

     _EU15     725.549    871.830    660.173    687.322      4.11   835.724    916.834    907.947    898.979       7.57   18.74

     _EC12     719.000    864.881    655.405    681.972      4.05   829.164    909.488    899.893    891.447       7.51   18.58

     _W HEMI   530.781    593.706    438.432    474.148      8.15   581.689    626.513    630.940    629.422       8.21   13.12

     _ASEAN    286.987    342.099    234.553    227.986     -2.80   333.700    344.364    348.499    335.532       0.55    6.99

     _CBI       89.969    117.259     90.991     95.703      5.18   113.141    119.501    121.404    121.971       7.80    2.54

     _CAFTA     75.155     91.909     74.479     76.467      2.67    90.011     92.407     94.117     93.897       4.32    1.96

     _ANDEAN    45.844     63.103     43.279     42.025     -2.90    58.279     62.428     62.164     61.849       6.13    1.29

     _SUB-SAH   11.600     11.216      7.517      7.067     -5.98     9.806     10.799     10.993     10.767       9.79    0.22