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

  World                   2,543   2,833 MM2, up    291 MM2 or  11.44% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   1,042   1,253 MM2, up    211 MM2 or  20.27% 

  India                     355     377 MM2, up     22 MM2 or   6.29% 

  Pakistan                  180     175 MM2, dn     -5 MM2 or  -2.81% 

  Mexico                    143     143 MM2, dn     -0 MM2 or  -0.29% 

  Korea, South              137     154 MM2, up     17 MM2 or  12.31% 

  Vietnam                    73      98 MM2, up     25 MM2 or  33.74% 

  Canada                     85     101 MM2, up     16 MM2 or  18.56% 

  Turkey                     55      84 MM2, up     28 MM2 or  51.18% 

  Taiwan                     59      50 MM2, dn     -9 MM2 or -14.57% 

  Germany                    43      45 MM2, up      2 MM2 or   3.96%