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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Dollars                   |
                                          |   Apparel                           |     
                                          |   January -  September2017          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-September)
                         2016    2017 

  World                  61,616  60,756 M $, dn   -859 M $ or  -1.39% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                  21,246  20,418 M $, dn   -828 M $ or  -3.90% 

  Vietnam                 8,173   8,705 M $, up    531 M $ or   6.50% 

  Bangladesh              4,172   3,939 M $, dn   -233 M $ or  -5.59% 

  Indonesia               3,633   3,489 M $, dn   -143 M $ or  -3.94% 

  India                   2,875   2,902 M $, up     26 M $ or   0.92% 

  Honduras                1,929   1,893 M $, dn    -37 M $ or  -1.89% 

  Cambodia                1,644   1,618 M $, dn    -26 M $ or  -1.60% 

  Mexico                  2,518   2,669 M $, up    151 M $ or   6.00% 

  El Salvador             1,480   1,425 M $, dn    -56 M $ or  -3.76% 

  Nicaragua               1,108   1,123 M $, up     15 M $ or   1.32%