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

  World                  18,335  19,060 M $, up    725 M $ or   3.96% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   8,163   8,591 M $, up    428 M $ or   5.25% 

  India                   2,697   2,819 M $, up    122 M $ or   4.51% 

  Pakistan                1,094   1,118 M $, up     23 M $ or   2.14% 

  Mexico                    799     891 M $, up     92 M $ or  11.50% 

  Korea, South              497     486 M $, dn    -11 M $ or  -2.19% 

  Vietnam                   434     461 M $, up     27 M $ or   6.34% 

  Canada                    553     517 M $, dn    -36 M $ or  -6.48% 

  Taiwan                    353     347 M $, dn     -7 M $ or  -1.85% 

  Turkey                    624     707 M $, up     83 M $ or  13.26% 

  Germany                   253     268 M $, up     15 M $ or   6.06%