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

  World                  12,766  13,558 M $, up    793 M $ or   6.21% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   6,617   7,031 M $, up    414 M $ or   6.25% 

  India                   2,351   2,465 M $, up    114 M $ or   4.83% 

  Pakistan                1,015   1,030 M $, up     15 M $ or   1.48% 

  Mexico                    432     513 M $, up     81 M $ or  18.69% 

  Vietnam                   283     315 M $, up     32 M $ or  11.36% 

  Bangladesh                153     170 M $, up     16 M $ or  10.59% 

  Turkey                    430     496 M $, up     66 M $ or  15.25% 

  Canada                    150     145 M $, dn     -5 M $ or  -3.48% 

  Israel                     93      79 M $, dn    -15 M $ or -15.62% 

  Indonesia                  52      65 M $, up     13 M $ or  24.21%