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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
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                                          |   Current Month -  September2018    |
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                         CURRENT MONTH-September
                         2017    2018 

  World                   1,004   1,051 MM2, up     47 MM2 or   4.67% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                     378     397 MM2, up     19 MM2 or   5.01% 

  India                      94     115 MM2, up     21 MM2 or  22.21% 

  Korea, South               70      74 MM2, up      3 MM2 or   4.63% 

  Vietnam                    82      72 MM2, dn    -10 MM2 or -11.75% 

  Canada                     64      60 MM2, dn     -4 MM2 or  -6.39% 

  Mexico                     51      49 MM2, dn     -1 MM2 or  -2.88% 

  Taiwan                     49      48 MM2, dn     -0 MM2 or  -0.37% 

  Germany                    31      37 MM2, up      7 MM2 or  21.58% 

  Turkey                     21      26 MM2, up      5 MM2 or  21.21% 

  Japan                      20      15 MM2, dn     -5 MM2 or -24.32%