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                                          |                                     |                                  July 6, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT-Top Ten     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Yarn                              |     
                                          |   January -  May      2018          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-May      )
                         2017    2018 

  World                   1,310   1,417 MM2, up    108 MM2 or   8.22% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                     282     347 MM2, up     65 MM2 or  23.21% 

  Korea, South              274     303 MM2, up     30 MM2 or  10.81% 

  Mexico                    116     118 MM2, up      2 MM2 or   1.73% 

  India                     109     124 MM2, up     15 MM2 or  14.01% 

  Indonesia                  93      98 MM2, up      5 MM2 or   5.26% 

  Taiwan                     71      64 MM2, dn     -6 MM2 or  -9.03% 

  Turkey                     76      57 MM2, dn    -19 MM2 or -25.13% 

  Canada                     64      63 MM2, dn     -1 MM2 or  -1.01% 

  Portugal                   39      36 MM2, dn     -3 MM2 or  -8.91% 

  Vietnam                    17      17 MM2, up      1 MM2 or   5.19%