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                                          |                                     |                                   May 2, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Other Misc. Imports               |     
                                          |   Current Month -  March    2018    |
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                         CURRENT MONTH-March    
                         2017    2018 

  World                   1,368   1,570 MM2, up    202 MM2 or  14.76% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                     709     887 MM2, up    178 MM2 or  25.07% 

  India                     229     244 MM2, up     15 MM2 or   6.68% 

  Pakistan                  165     160 MM2, dn     -5 MM2 or  -2.93% 

  Mexico                     69      64 MM2, dn     -5 MM2 or  -7.19% 

  Vietnam                    22      35 MM2, up     14 MM2 or  63.30% 

  Bangladesh                 51      45 MM2, dn     -6 MM2 or -12.15% 

  Turkey                     12      21 MM2, up      9 MM2 or  76.25% 

  Israel                     14      11 MM2, dn     -3 MM2 or -18.30% 

  Canada                      9      10 MM2, up      1 MM2 or  12.55% 

  Portugal                   11       7 MM2, dn     -4 MM2 or -36.19%