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                                          |                                     |                                August 3, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Textiles                          |     
                                          |   January -  June     2018          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-June     )
                         2017    2018 

  World                  17,807  19,027 MM2, up  1,221 MM2 or   6.86% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   9,113   9,783 MM2, up    670 MM2 or   7.35% 

  India                   1,997   2,124 MM2, up    127 MM2 or   6.34% 

  Pakistan                1,004   1,036 MM2, up     32 MM2 or   3.21% 

  Mexico                    816     839 MM2, up     23 MM2 or   2.82% 

  Korea, South              780     887 MM2, up    107 MM2 or  13.70% 

  Vietnam                   567     635 MM2, up     67 MM2 or  11.84% 

  Canada                    506     567 MM2, up     61 MM2 or  12.05% 

  Turkey                    340     397 MM2, up     56 MM2 or  16.61% 

  Taiwan                    379     361 MM2, dn    -18 MM2 or  -4.69% 

  Germany                   264     279 MM2, up     15 MM2 or   5.55%