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                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Apparel                           |     
                                          |   January -  July     2017          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-July     )
                         2016    2017 

  World                  15,141  15,349 MM2, up    208 MM2 or   1.37% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   5,888   6,045 MM2, up    157 MM2 or   2.67% 

  Vietnam                 1,904   2,114 MM2, up    210 MM2 or  11.02% 

  Bangladesh              1,139   1,131 MM2, dn     -9 MM2 or  -0.77% 

  Indonesia                 773     758 MM2, dn    -15 MM2 or  -1.89% 

  Honduras                  612     607 MM2, dn     -5 MM2 or  -0.90% 

  India                     659     675 MM2, up     16 MM2 or   2.40% 

  Cambodia                  501     503 MM2, up      2 MM2 or   0.30% 

  Mexico                    528     499 MM2, dn    -29 MM2 or  -5.46% 

  El Salvador               491     450 MM2, dn    -41 MM2 or  -8.43% 

  Nicaragua                 300     314 MM2, up     15 MM2 or   4.91%