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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 465:  WOOL FLOOR COVERINGS
                                         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     616.828    632.523    460.135    487.737      6.00   616.351    664.590    664.185    660.125       7.10  100.00

     INDIA     250.179    301.843    221.417    225.977      2.06   294.746    310.553    311.393    306.403       3.95   46.42

     CHINA P    87.739     93.299     67.892     75.235     10.82    91.173    101.723    100.294    100.641      10.39   15.25

     PAKISTN    51.211     54.267     39.501     49.001     24.05    53.745     60.924     62.086     63.768      18.65    9.66

     TURKEY     22.487     29.042     19.612     22.129     12.83    27.336     31.413     30.532     31.558      15.44    4.78

     NEPAL      18.627     25.960     18.747     21.048     12.28    23.670     28.322     29.130     28.262      19.40    4.28

     IRELAND     6.334     12.113      6.936      9.749     40.55     8.967     14.050     14.651     14.925      66.44    2.26

     PORTUGL     8.500     10.580      7.505      7.997      6.56    10.819     11.081     11.204     11.072       2.34    1.68

     THAILND    15.070     13.624     11.614      8.735    -24.78    15.757     11.400     10.822     10.746     -31.81    1.63

     SPAIN       6.704      8.169      5.692      7.730     35.81     7.512      9.475     10.208     10.207      35.87    1.55

     U KING     11.016     12.187      9.113      7.108    -22.01    12.638     11.407      9.996     10.181     -19.44    1.54

     NETHLDS     5.877      8.730      6.506      7.734     18.88     8.269     10.219      9.627      9.958      20.44    1.51

     BELGIUM     8.243      6.985      4.777      6.053     26.72     7.161      8.239      8.343      8.262      15.37    1.25

     EGYPT       5.263      5.082      3.283      4.520     37.69     4.522      6.429      6.673      6.319      39.72    0.96

     AUSTRAL     7.283      7.949      6.011      3.960    -34.12     8.224      6.724      6.245      5.898     -28.28    0.89

     GERMANY     5.620      2.995      1.872      3.225     72.24     2.536      4.618      4.499      4.348      71.48    0.66

     ITALY       3.447      3.978      2.941      2.654     -9.73     3.869      3.711      3.802      3.691      -4.58    0.56

     SWITZLD     3.396      4.520      3.449      2.559    -25.81     4.269      3.803      3.838      3.630     -14.97    0.55

     POLAND      2.513      2.392      1.617      2.823     74.60     2.223      3.472      3.854      3.598      61.89    0.55

     GREECE      4.946      4.181      3.235      1.971    -39.06     4.009      3.371      3.151      2.918     -27.23    0.44

     DENMARK     1.342      1.614      1.181      1.085     -8.18     1.480      1.451      1.417      1.517       2.48    0.23


     _WTO      543.129    628.905    456.898    485.138      6.18   611.676    662.066    661.306    657.145       7.43   99.55

     _OECD     103.468    123.936     86.727     92.736      6.93   117.416    131.784    129.801    129.945      10.67   19.68

     _EU15      65.890     76.652     53.344     59.078     10.75    72.147     83.672     82.581     82.386      14.19   12.48

     _EC12      63.917     74.139     51.645     56.789      9.96    69.781     80.381     79.309     79.283      13.62   12.01

     _ASEAN     16.512     15.031     12.610      9.690    -23.15    17.231     12.774     12.215     12.112     -29.71    1.83

     _W HEMI     4.227      4.598      3.439      3.528      2.57     4.661      4.751      4.707      4.686       0.53    0.71