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

  World                   5,074   5,385 MM2, up    312 MM2 or   6.14% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   1,961   2,075 MM2, up    114 MM2 or   5.82% 

  India                     487     516 MM2, up     29 MM2 or   5.93% 

  Korea, South              355     393 MM2, up     39 MM2 or  10.92% 

  Canada                    302     366 MM2, up     64 MM2 or  21.28% 

  Vietnam                   298     315 MM2, up     17 MM2 or   5.73% 

  Mexico                    245     243 MM2, dn     -1 MM2 or  -0.61% 

  Taiwan                    207     184 MM2, dn    -23 MM2 or -10.99% 

  Germany                   184     200 MM2, up     16 MM2 or   8.52% 

  Turkey                    136     189 MM2, up     53 MM2 or  39.08% 

  Japan                     106     109 MM2, up      3 MM2 or   3.30%