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                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
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                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Apparel                           |     
                                          |   January -  September2017          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-September)
                         2016    2017 

  World                  20,400  20,615 MM2, up    215 MM2 or   1.06% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   8,395   8,602 MM2, up    207 MM2 or   2.47% 

  Vietnam                 2,504   2,737 MM2, up    233 MM2 or   9.29% 

  Bangladesh              1,454   1,438 MM2, dn    -16 MM2 or  -1.11% 

  Indonesia                 969     953 MM2, dn    -17 MM2 or  -1.71% 

  India                     815     836 MM2, up     21 MM2 or   2.59% 

  Honduras                  809     792 MM2, dn    -17 MM2 or  -2.07% 

  Cambodia                  697     699 MM2, up      2 MM2 or   0.22% 

  Mexico                    676     637 MM2, dn    -39 MM2 or  -5.78% 

  El Salvador               629     581 MM2, dn    -48 MM2 or  -7.63% 

  Nicaragua                 397     410 MM2, up     13 MM2 or   3.18%