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 $  

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

   _CBI
 Total Imports.................................................................    2.107    2.784     1.495     0.069         1.358      1.364     2.452
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    2.028    2.733     1.488     0.043         1.288      1.295     2.384
   9820.61.30     HOPE Act - Value Added RL ...................................    0.000    0.009     0.009     0.002         0.002      0.002     0.002
   9820.61.35     HOPE Act - Knit Apparel RL ..................................    1.896    2.700     1.457     0.000         1.243      1.251     2.340
   9820.62.05     HOPE Act - Woven Apparel RL .................................    0.133    0.023     0.022     0.041         0.042      0.042     0.042


   _ANDEAN (ATPA)
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.042    0.112     0.073     0.041         0.080      0.082     0.082


   _AGOA
 Total Imports.................................................................    1.646    1.239     0.924     1.722         2.037      1.978     1.942
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    1.247    0.538     0.449     1.161         1.250      1.243     1.222
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.176    0.013     0.013     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.684    0.522     0.434     1.158         1.246      1.239     1.218
   9819.11.24     Apparel from fabric or yarn N/A in commercial qty (CITA).....    0.386    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.27     Handloomed, handmade and folklore articles...................    0.001    0.002     0.001     0.003         0.004      0.003     0.004


   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.................................................................    2.044    2.732     1.489     0.053         1.297      1.303     2.391
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    2.028    2.733     1.488     0.043         1.288      1.295     2.384
   9820.61.30     HOPE Act - Value Added RL ...................................    0.000    0.009     0.009     0.002         0.002      0.002     0.002
   9820.61.35     HOPE Act - Knit Apparel RL ..................................    1.896    2.700     1.457     0.000         1.243      1.251     2.340
   9820.62.05     HOPE Act - Woven Apparel RL .................................    0.133    0.023     0.022     0.041         0.042      0.042     0.042


   British Virgin Isls.
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.059    0.042     0.003     0.000         0.039      0.039     0.039


   Antigua and Barbuda
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.001    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   St Lucia
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.007     0.000     0.000         0.007      0.007     0.007


   St Vincent/Grenadines
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.015         0.015      0.015     0.015


   Trinidad and Tobago
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.003    0.000     0.000     0.001         0.001      0.000     0.000


   Aruba
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.003     0.003     0.000         0.000      0.001     0.001


   Ecuador
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.042    0.112     0.073     0.041         0.080      0.082     0.082


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


   Mali
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.004    0.003     0.003     0.010         0.010      0.010     0.010


   Ghana
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.008    0.005     0.004     0.009         0.009      0.009     0.009
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.002    0.002     0.002     0.001         0.001      0.001     0.001
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.002    0.002     0.002     0.001         0.001      0.001     0.001
   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.................................................................    0.001    0.005     0.004     0.006         0.007      0.006     0.005


   Ethiopia
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.207    0.018     0.016     0.154         0.156      0.129     0.108
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.207    0.014     0.013     0.151         0.152      0.125     0.104
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.170    0.010     0.010     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.035    0.001     0.001     0.149         0.149      0.122     0.100
   9819.11.27     Handloomed, handmade and folklore articles...................    0.001    0.002     0.001     0.003         0.003      0.003     0.004


   Uganda
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.003     0.003     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.000    0.003     0.003     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.000    0.003     0.003     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Kenya
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.005    0.279     0.279     0.032         0.032      0.002     0.007
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.004    0.262     0.262     0.001         0.001      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    0.262     0.262     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      0.000     0.000


   Mauritius
 Total Imports.................................................................    1.091    0.131     0.058     0.932         1.004      1.025     1.022
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.930    0.113     0.045     0.918         0.986      1.005     1.005
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.544    0.113     0.045     0.918         0.986      1.005     1.005
   9819.11.24     Apparel from fabric or yarn N/A in commercial qty (CITA).....    0.386    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Madagascar
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.200    0.585     0.375     0.317         0.526      0.493     0.480
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.068    0.144     0.124     0.090         0.110      0.111     0.111
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.068    0.144     0.124     0.090         0.110      0.111     0.111


   South Africa
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.096    0.209     0.181     0.263         0.292      0.303     0.300
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.003    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.......    0.003    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Lesotho
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.034    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.034    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    0.034    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000

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