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                                          |                                     |                                  July 6, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Dollars                   |
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                                          |   January -  May      2018          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-May      )
                         2017    2018 

  World                   2,459   2,629 M $, up    170 M $ or   6.92% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                     747     764 M $, up     17 M $ or   2.27% 

  India                     154     173 M $, up     19 M $ or  12.56% 

  Korea, South              199     207 M $, up      7 M $ or   3.63% 

  Canada                    147     177 M $, up     31 M $ or  20.93% 

  Vietnam                    73      80 M $, up      8 M $ or  10.46% 

  Mexico                    147     166 M $, up     19 M $ or  12.86% 

  Taiwan                    118     111 M $, dn     -7 M $ or  -5.57% 

  Germany                   104     132 M $, up     28 M $ or  27.10% 

  Turkey                     77      90 M $, up     14 M $ or  18.08% 

  Japan                     143     150 M $, up      6 M $ or   4.25%