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                                          |                                     |                              February 5, 2019
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Yarn                              |     
                                          |   January -  November 2018          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-November )
                         2017    2018 

  World                   2,819   3,222 MM2, up    403 MM2 or  14.31% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                     673     811 MM2, up    137 MM2 or  20.38% 

  Korea, South              571     729 MM2, up    157 MM2 or  27.55% 

  Mexico                    244     281 MM2, up     37 MM2 or  15.12% 

  India                     228     283 MM2, up     55 MM2 or  24.18% 

  Indonesia                 186     194 MM2, up      8 MM2 or   4.33% 

  Taiwan                    153     178 MM2, up     25 MM2 or  16.52% 

  Canada                    136     140 MM2, up      4 MM2 or   2.60% 

  Turkey                    160     132 MM2, dn    -27 MM2 or -17.20% 

  Portugal                   49      46 MM2, dn     -2 MM2 or  -4.65% 

  Germany                    39      43 MM2, up      4 MM2 or   9.69%