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

  World                  10,189  11,403 M $, up  1,214 M $ or  11.91% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   5,164   5,956 M $, up    792 M $ or  15.34% 

  India                   1,924   1,881 M $, dn    -43 M $ or  -2.25% 

  Pakistan                  814     810 M $, dn     -5 M $ or  -0.57% 

  Mexico                    365     424 M $, up     59 M $ or  16.09% 

  Vietnam                   234     320 M $, up     85 M $ or  36.48% 

  Bangladesh                144     146 M $, up      3 M $ or   1.78% 

  Turkey                    360     457 M $, up     96 M $ or  26.78% 

  Israel                     63      69 M $, up      5 M $ or   8.19% 

  Canada                    114     110 M $, dn     -4 M $ or  -3.23% 

  Portugal                   73      86 M $, up     12 M $ or  17.02%