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                                          |                                     |                             September 6, 2018
                                          |   MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT             |
                                          |   80% of Growth                     |
                                          |   U.S. General Imports              |
                                          |   Million Square Meters (MM2)       |
                                          |   Textiles                          |     
                                          |   January -  July     2018          |
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                         YEAR TO DATE ( January-July     )
                         2017    2018 

  World                  21,073  22,662 MM2, up  1,589 or   7.54%  | 100.00

  China                  10,938  11,831 MM2, up    893 or   8.16%  |  56.20

  India                   2,327   2,501 MM2, up    174 or   7.48%  |  10.95

  Korea, South              906   1,055 MM2, up    150 or  16.54%  |   9.43

  Vietnam                   681     756 MM2, up     74 or  10.92%  |   4.68