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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 464:  WOOL BLANKETS
                                         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      29.254     22.134     14.377     16.273     13.19    21.261     24.177     24.923     24.030      13.02  100.00

     CHINA P     6.819      7.847      4.767      3.357    -29.57     7.142      7.539      7.425      6.438      -9.86   26.79

     ITALY      13.123      4.599      3.425      4.145     21.01     4.606      4.981      5.111      5.318      15.48   22.13

     INDIA       3.025      2.918      1.858      2.966     59.60     2.804      3.778      3.877      4.026      43.59   16.75

     U KING      1.472      1.889      1.343      1.789     33.20     1.816      2.434      2.474      2.335      28.60    9.72

     PERU        1.219      1.641      0.913      1.062     16.39     1.491      1.767      1.891      1.791      20.11    7.45


     _WTO       29.253     22.134     14.377     16.255     13.06    21.261     24.160     24.905     24.012      12.94   99.93

     _OECD      16.182      7.560      5.517      6.942     25.85     7.751      8.540      8.860      8.985      15.93   37.39

     _EU15      15.504      7.245      5.267      6.535     24.07     7.207      8.175      8.467      8.513      18.12   35.43

     _EC12      15.461      7.216      5.248      6.500     23.84     7.183      8.134      8.424      8.467      17.87   35.24

     _W HEMI     1.950      2.709      1.465      1.369     -6.52     2.297      2.777      2.881      2.613      13.77   10.88

     _ANDEAN     1.256      1.685      0.946      1.082     14.37     1.532      1.804      1.922      1.821      18.89    7.58