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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 432:  WOOL HOSIERY
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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      23.250     29.362     21.513     21.376     -0.64    28.338     27.228     25.858     29.225       3.13  100.00

     CHINA P     5.521      7.032      5.149      8.647     67.94     6.469      6.935      6.980     10.530      62.78   36.03

     KOR REP     6.072      8.248      6.655      2.850    -57.17     8.410      6.644      5.128      4.444     -47.16   15.21

     ITALY       3.621      3.932      2.755      3.011      9.28     3.621      3.789      3.950      4.188      15.66   14.33

     MEXICO      1.296      1.771      1.099      1.689     53.65     1.573      2.181      2.202      2.360      50.03    8.08

     PERU        0.935      1.392      0.865      0.696    -19.47     1.287      1.192      1.200      1.224      -4.92    4.19

     CHINA T     0.485      1.222      0.930      0.440    -52.72     1.183      1.031      0.847      0.732     -38.09    2.51

     TURKEY      0.212      0.300      0.170      0.173      1.91     0.229      0.375      0.350      0.304      32.66    1.04

     PAKISTN     0.204      0.300      0.235      0.143    -39.23     0.334      0.246      0.196      0.208     -37.89    0.71


     _WTO       23.221     29.333     21.494     21.357     -0.64    28.312     27.192     25.828     29.196       3.13   99.90

     _OECD      12.324     15.130     11.305      7.984    -29.37    14.947     13.519     12.210     11.809     -20.99   40.41

     _EU15       5.644      6.078      4.174      4.573      9.55     5.859      5.920      6.150      6.476      10.54   22.16

     _EC12       5.458      5.893      4.003      4.441     10.93     5.632      5.746      5.995      6.330      12.40   21.66

     _W HEMI     2.630      3.603      2.259      2.667     18.09     3.281      3.815      3.822      4.011      22.26   13.72

     _ANDEAN     0.987      1.453      0.920      0.725    -21.23     1.346      1.247      1.231      1.258      -6.55    4.30

     _ASEAN      0.701      1.001      0.756      0.731     -3.30     0.929      0.805      0.915      0.976       5.02    3.34