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                                          |                                     |                                   May 2, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT             |
                                          |   80% of Growth                     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Textiles and Apparel              |     
                                          |   January -  March    2018          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-March    )
                         2017    2018 

  World                  14,647  15,578 MM2, up    930 or   6.35%  | 100.00

  China                   6,394   7,103 MM2, up    709 or  11.08%  |  76.17

  India                   1,283   1,335 MM2, up     51 or   4.00%  |   5.52