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

  World                  20,587  21,916 MM2, up  1,330 MM2 or   6.46% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                  13,626  14,577 MM2, up    950 MM2 or   6.98% 

  India                   2,465   2,651 MM2, up    185 MM2 or   7.52% 

  Pakistan                1,674   1,678 MM2, up      4 MM2 or   0.27% 

  Mexico                    731     773 MM2, up     43 MM2 or   5.83% 

  Vietnam                   389     389 MM2, dn     -0 MM2 or  -0.05% 

  Bangladesh                373     359 MM2, dn    -14 MM2 or  -3.67% 

  Turkey                    197     216 MM2, up     19 MM2 or   9.84% 

  Israel                    133     154 MM2, up     21 MM2 or  15.48% 

  Canada                    127     112 MM2, dn    -16 MM2 or -12.19% 

  Taiwan                     97     107 MM2, up     10 MM2 or  10.47%