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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
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                                          |   Current Month -  September2018    |
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                         CURRENT MONTH-September
                         2017    2018 

  World                     248     283 MM2, up     35 MM2 or  13.97% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                      65      66 MM2, up      1 MM2 or   0.90% 

  Korea, South               54      75 MM2, up     20 MM2 or  37.77% 

  Mexico                     20      25 MM2, up      4 MM2 or  21.96% 

  India                      20      26 MM2, up      6 MM2 or  28.56% 

  Indonesia                  14      18 MM2, up      4 MM2 or  26.95% 

  Taiwan                     13      16 MM2, up      3 MM2 or  21.07% 

  Canada                     11      13 MM2, up      2 MM2 or  18.49% 

  Turkey                     15      10 MM2, dn     -4 MM2 or -28.74% 

  Portugal                    0       0 MM2, dn     -0 MM2 or -12.93% 

  Germany                     3       5 MM2, up      2 MM2 or  52.93%