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

  World                  11,244  12,150 MM2, up    906 MM2 or   8.06% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   4,372   4,741 MM2, up    369 MM2 or   8.44% 

  India                   1,093   1,189 MM2, up     96 MM2 or   8.78% 

  Korea, South              783     890 MM2, up    107 MM2 or  13.69% 

  Vietnam                   669     731 MM2, up     62 MM2 or   9.24% 

  Canada                    690     734 MM2, up     44 MM2 or   6.39% 

  Mexico                    537     543 MM2, up      6 MM2 or   1.11% 

  Taiwan                    466     464 MM2, dn     -2 MM2 or  -0.48% 

  Germany                   389     455 MM2, up     66 MM2 or  17.00% 

  Turkey                    304     391 MM2, up     87 MM2 or  28.71% 

  Japan                     238     231 MM2, dn     -7 MM2 or  -3.12%