Trade Act of 2000 Category 81
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                                          |                                     |                                                October 31, 2018    A7
                                          |      TRADE PREFERENCE PROGRAMS      |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  81:  SILK AND VEG. APPAREL
                                                    Data in Million M2  

                                                                                                       Year-to-Date             Year-Ending
                                                                                    2016     2017    9/2017    9/2018        9/2018     8/2018    7/2018

   _CBI
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.710    0.672     0.375     0.045         0.341      0.342     0.600
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.674    0.653     0.370     0.004         0.287      0.288     0.550
   9820.61.30     HOPE Act - Value Added RL ...................................    0.000    0.014     0.014     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9820.61.35     HOPE Act - Knit Apparel RL ..................................    0.638    0.633     0.351     0.000         0.282      0.284     0.546
   9820.62.05     HOPE Act - Woven Apparel RL .................................    0.036    0.006     0.006     0.004         0.004      0.004     0.004


   _ANDEAN (ATPA)
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.012    0.079     0.054     0.027         0.052      0.052     0.052


   _AGOA
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.244    0.191     0.128     0.184         0.246      0.244     0.238
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.192    0.110     0.097     0.120         0.132      0.131     0.128
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.067    0.005     0.005     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.089    0.105     0.092     0.119         0.132      0.130     0.127
   9819.11.24     Apparel from fabric or yarn N/A in commercial qty (CITA).....    0.036    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.27     Handloomed, handmade and folklore articles...................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.001         0.001      0.001     0.001


   Bahamas
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Jamaica
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Haiti
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.679    0.657     0.375     0.037         0.319      0.320     0.577
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.674    0.653     0.370     0.004         0.287      0.288     0.550
   9820.61.30     HOPE Act - Value Added RL ...................................    0.000    0.014     0.014     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9820.61.35     HOPE Act - Knit Apparel RL ..................................    0.638    0.633     0.351     0.000         0.282      0.284     0.546
   9820.62.05     HOPE Act - Woven Apparel RL .................................    0.036    0.006     0.006     0.004         0.004      0.004     0.004


   British Virgin Isls.
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.031    0.015     0.000     0.000         0.014      0.014     0.014


   Antigua and Barbuda
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   St Lucia
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   St Vincent/Grenadines
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.008         0.008      0.008     0.008


   Trinidad and Tobago
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Aruba
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Ecuador
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.012    0.079     0.054     0.027         0.052      0.052     0.052


   Senegal
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.001     0.001     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Mali
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.005    0.000     0.000     0.009         0.009      0.009     0.009


   Ghana
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.001    0.002     0.002     0.004         0.004      0.004     0.004
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.27     Handloomed, handmade and folklore articles...................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Nigeria
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.002    0.005     0.005     0.005         0.005      0.005     0.004


   Ethiopia
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.079    0.005     0.004     0.017         0.017      0.014     0.012
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.079    0.004     0.004     0.016         0.016      0.013     0.011
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.065    0.003     0.003     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.014    0.001     0.001     0.015         0.015      0.013     0.010
   9819.11.27     Handloomed, handmade and folklore articles...................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.001         0.001      0.001     0.001


   Uganda
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.002     0.002     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.000    0.002     0.002     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.000    0.002     0.002     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Kenya
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.003    0.074     0.074     0.002         0.002      0.000     0.000
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.003    0.073     0.073     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.002    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.001    0.073     0.073     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.27     Handloomed, handmade and folklore articles...................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Mauritius
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.106    0.014     0.005     0.090         0.099      0.100     0.100
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.079    0.012     0.004     0.089         0.097      0.098     0.098
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.043    0.012     0.004     0.089         0.097      0.098     0.098
   9819.11.24     Apparel from fabric or yarn N/A in commercial qty (CITA).....    0.036    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Madagascar
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.030    0.074     0.022     0.028         0.079      0.079     0.078
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.022    0.019     0.014     0.014         0.019      0.019     0.019
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.022    0.019     0.014     0.014         0.019      0.019     0.019


   South Africa
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.008    0.014     0.012     0.028         0.030      0.031     0.030
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Lesotho
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.009    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.009    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.009    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000

Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.