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                                          |                                     |                              February 6, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Textiles                          |     
                                          |   January -  December 2017          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-December )
                         2016    2017 

  World                  35,944  37,769 MM2, up  1,825 MM2 or   5.08% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                  18,933  20,346 MM2, up  1,413 MM2 or   7.46% 

  India                   3,773   4,089 MM2, up    316 MM2 or   8.36% 

  Pakistan                1,944   1,992 MM2, up     47 MM2 or   2.44% 

  Mexico                  1,539   1,672 MM2, up    133 MM2 or   8.65% 

  Korea, South            1,481   1,535 MM2, up     54 MM2 or   3.62% 

  Vietnam                 1,128   1,223 MM2, up     95 MM2 or   8.45% 

  Canada                  1,018   1,035 MM2, up     18 MM2 or   1.72% 

  Taiwan                    772     770 MM2, dn     -3 MM2 or  -0.33% 

  Turkey                    742     726 MM2, dn    -16 MM2 or  -2.15% 

  Germany                   532     504 MM2, dn    -28 MM2 or  -5.23%