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                                          |                                     |                              February 6, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Fabric                            |     
                                          |   Current Month -  December 2017    |
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                         CURRENT MONTH-December 
                         2016    2017 

  World                     989   1,026 MM2, up     38 MM2 or   3.82% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                     433     415 MM2, dn    -18 MM2 or  -4.07% 

  India                      87     100 MM2, up     13 MM2 or  14.94% 

  Korea, South               66      73 MM2, up      8 MM2 or  11.82% 

  Vietnam                    58      89 MM2, up     31 MM2 or  52.92% 

  Canada                     46      56 MM2, up     10 MM2 or  22.10% 

  Mexico                     38      38 MM2, up      0 MM2 or   0.41% 

  Taiwan                     38      31 MM2, dn     -7 MM2 or -18.10% 

  Germany                    36      33 MM2, dn     -2 MM2 or  -6.61% 

  Turkey                     21      34 MM2, up     13 MM2 or  61.05% 

  Japan                      21      21 MM2, up      0 MM2 or   0.36%