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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Dollars                   |
                                          |   Fabric                            |     
                                          |   January -  July     2017          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-July     )
                         2016    2017 

  World                   3,618   3,549 M $, dn    -69 M $ or  -1.90% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   1,076   1,087 M $, up     11 M $ or   1.00% 

  India                     220     224 M $, up      4 M $ or   1.68% 

  Korea, South              295     284 M $, dn    -12 M $ or  -3.94% 

  Vietnam                   107     105 M $, dn     -2 M $ or  -1.76% 

  Canada                    223     206 M $, dn    -17 M $ or  -7.75% 

  Mexico                    193     208 M $, up     15 M $ or   7.68% 

  Taiwan                    178     178 M $, dn     -0 M $ or  -0.24% 

  Germany                   142     151 M $, up     10 M $ or   6.77% 

  Turkey                    115     109 M $, dn     -6 M $ or  -5.10% 

  Japan                     215     207 M $, dn     -9 M $ or  -3.99%