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

  World                   3,537   3,794 M $, up    256 M $ or   7.25% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   1,086   1,145 M $, up     59 M $ or   5.39% 

  India                     217     246 M $, up     29 M $ or  13.39% 

  Korea, South              284     299 M $, up     16 M $ or   5.53% 

  Canada                    206     241 M $, up     34 M $ or  16.63% 

  Vietnam                   105     117 M $, up     12 M $ or  11.63% 

  Mexico                    208     229 M $, up     21 M $ or  10.13% 

  Taiwan                    178     175 M $, dn     -3 M $ or  -1.66% 

  Germany                   149     188 M $, up     39 M $ or  25.81% 

  Turkey                    109     123 M $, up     14 M $ or  13.15% 

  Japan                     207     212 M $, up      5 M $ or   2.39%