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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Dollars                   |
                                          |   Other Misc. Imports               |     
                                          |   January -  September2018          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-September)
                         2017    2018 

  World                  13,542  14,935 M $, up  1,393 M $ or  10.29% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   7,029   7,908 M $, up    878 M $ or  12.50% 

  India                   2,472   2,482 M $, up     10 M $ or   0.40% 

  Pakistan                1,031   1,034 M $, up      2 M $ or   0.21% 

  Mexico                    479     550 M $, up     72 M $ or  14.97% 

  Vietnam                   315     399 M $, up     84 M $ or  26.68% 

  Bangladesh                170     172 M $, up      2 M $ or   1.35% 

  Turkey                    496     600 M $, up    104 M $ or  21.06% 

  Israel                     79      86 M $, up      7 M $ or   8.88% 

  Canada                    145     136 M $, dn     -9 M $ or  -6.08% 

  Portugal                  112     121 M $, up      9 M $ or   8.04%