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

  World                  14,503  15,543 MM2, up  1,040 MM2 or   7.17% 


  TOP TEN COUNTRIES:

  China                   7,295   7,832 MM2, up    537 MM2 or   7.37% 

  India                   1,648   1,787 MM2, up    139 MM2 or   8.46% 

  Pakistan                  845     872 MM2, up     27 MM2 or   3.21% 

  Mexico                    670     692 MM2, up     23 MM2 or   3.37% 

  Korea, South              647     718 MM2, up     71 MM2 or  11.04% 

  Vietnam                   463     513 MM2, up     49 MM2 or  10.67% 

  Canada                    420     481 MM2, up     61 MM2 or  14.57% 

  Turkey                    279     334 MM2, up     55 MM2 or  19.71% 

  Taiwan                    314     291 MM2, dn    -23 MM2 or  -7.41% 

  Germany                   220     229 MM2, up      9 MM2 or   4.24%