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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Other Misc. Imports               |     
                                          |   January -  July     2017          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-July     )
                         2016    2017 

  World                  11,285  12,045 MM2, up    760 MM2 or   6.73% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   7,251   7,692 MM2, up    441 MM2 or   6.08% 

  India                   1,330   1,496 MM2, up    166 MM2 or  12.48% 

  Pakistan                1,052   1,083 MM2, up     31 MM2 or   2.98% 

  Mexico                    419     465 MM2, up     46 MM2 or  10.89% 

  Bangladesh                241     279 MM2, up     38 MM2 or  15.95% 

  Vietnam                   177     227 MM2, up     50 MM2 or  28.51% 

  Turkey                    106      97 MM2, dn     -9 MM2 or  -8.44% 

  Israel                    117      84 MM2, dn    -33 MM2 or -28.05% 

  Canada                     73      77 MM2, up      4 MM2 or   5.84% 

  Indonesia                  68      66 MM2, dn     -2 MM2 or  -2.78%