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                                          |                                     |                                   May 2, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Dollars                   |
                                          |   Textiles                          |     
                                          |   January -  March    2018          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-March    )
                         2017    2018 

  World                   5,352   6,416 M $, up  1,063 M $ or  19.87% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   2,099   2,831 M $, up    733 M $ or  34.91% 

  India                     946     930 M $, dn    -16 M $ or  -1.73% 

  Pakistan                  379     373 M $, dn     -6 M $ or  -1.67% 

  Mexico                    266     301 M $, up     35 M $ or  13.30% 

  Korea, South              152     160 M $, up      8 M $ or   5.50% 

  Vietnam                    75     161 M $, up     85 M $ or 113.34% 

  Canada                    168     183 M $, up     15 M $ or   9.11% 

  Turkey                    204     264 M $, up     60 M $ or  29.46% 

  Taiwan                     97      96 M $, dn     -1 M $ or  -0.81% 

  Germany                    83     102 M $, up     19 M $ or  23.13%