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                                          |                                     |                               October 4, 2019
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Textiles and Apparel              |     
                                          |   January -  August   2019          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-August   )
                         2018    2019 

  World                  44,424  46,837 MM2, up  2,413 MM2 or   5.43% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                  21,093  21,717 MM2, up    624 MM2 or   2.96% 

  India                   3,669   4,086 MM2, up    417 MM2 or  11.38% 

  Vietnam                 3,381   3,659 MM2, up    278 MM2 or   8.24% 

  Pakistan                1,746   1,849 MM2, up    103 MM2 or   5.91% 

  Mexico                  1,707   1,799 MM2, up     92 MM2 or   5.37% 

  Bangladesh              1,627   1,650 MM2, up     24 MM2 or   1.45% 

  Korea, South            1,238   1,467 MM2, up    229 MM2 or  18.50% 

  Indonesia               1,066   1,066 MM2, dn     -0 MM2 or  -0.03% 

  Cambodia                  738     842 MM2, up    104 MM2 or  14.14% 

  Honduras                  670     694 MM2, up     24 MM2 or   3.62%