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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Textiles and Apparel              |     
                                          |   January -  September2018          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-September)
                         2017    2018 

  World                  48,418  50,780 MM2, up  2,362 MM2 or   4.88% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                  23,400  24,486 MM2, up  1,086 MM2 or   4.64% 

  India                   3,871   4,153 MM2, up    282 MM2 or   7.27% 

  Vietnam                 3,618   3,816 MM2, up    197 MM2 or   5.45% 

  Pakistan                1,892   1,939 MM2, up     47 MM2 or   2.50% 

  Mexico                  1,859   1,949 MM2, up     89 MM2 or   4.81% 

  Bangladesh              1,764   1,827 MM2, up     63 MM2 or   3.56% 

  Korea, South            1,207   1,400 MM2, up    193 MM2 or  16.02% 

  Indonesia               1,254   1,194 MM2, dn    -60 MM2 or  -4.80% 

  Canada                    796     856 MM2, up     59 MM2 or   7.44% 

  Cambodia                  757     852 MM2, up     95 MM2 or  12.51%