Trade Act of 2000 Category 81
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                                          |                                     |                                                 October 2, 2017    A7
                                          |      TRADE PREFERENCE PROGRAMS      |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category  81:  SILK AND VEG. APPAREL
                                                    Data in Million $  

                                                                                                       Year-to-Date             Year-Ending
                                                                                    2015     2016    8/2016    8/2017        8/2017     7/2017    6/2017

   _CBI
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.663    2.107     1.998     1.486         1.594      0.505     0.151
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.621    2.028     1.921     1.480         1.587      0.498     0.145
   9820.61.30     HOPE Act - Value Added RL ...................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.009         0.009      0.009     0.009
   9820.61.35     HOPE Act - Knit Apparel RL ..................................    0.001    1.896     1.896     1.449         1.449      0.360     0.007
   9820.62.05     HOPE Act - Woven Apparel RL .................................    0.620    0.133     0.026     0.022         0.129      0.129     0.129


   _ANDEAN (ATPA)
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.061    0.042     0.016     0.070         0.096      0.095     0.079


   _AGOA
 Total Imports.................................................................    1.804    1.646     1.513     0.888         1.021      1.089     1.031
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    1.105    1.247     1.225     0.429         0.451      0.517     0.517
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.017    0.176     0.176     0.013         0.013      0.013     0.013
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.414    0.684     0.663     0.414         0.435      0.501     0.501
   9819.11.24     Apparel from fabric or yarn N/A in commercial qty (CITA).....    0.672    0.386     0.386     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.27     Handloomed, handmade and folklore articles...................    0.001    0.001     0.000     0.001         0.003      0.002     0.002


   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.................................................................    0.621    2.044     1.937     1.480         1.588      0.499     0.145
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.621    2.028     1.921     1.480         1.587      0.498     0.145
   9820.61.30     HOPE Act - Value Added RL ...................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.009         0.009      0.009     0.009
   9820.61.35     HOPE Act - Knit Apparel RL ..................................    0.001    1.896     1.896     1.449         1.449      0.360     0.007
   9820.62.05     HOPE Act - Woven Apparel RL .................................    0.620    0.133     0.026     0.022         0.129      0.129     0.129


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


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


   Barbados
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


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


   Aruba
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.002         0.002      0.002     0.002


   Ecuador
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.061    0.042     0.016     0.070         0.096      0.095     0.079


   Senegal
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.001         0.002      0.002     0.000


   Mali
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.004     0.001     0.003         0.007      0.007     0.006


   Ghana
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.006    0.008     0.006     0.004         0.005      0.006     0.005
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.003    0.002     0.001     0.002         0.003      0.003     0.004
   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    0.002     0.000     0.002         0.003      0.003     0.003
   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.................................................................    0.003    0.001     0.001     0.004         0.005      0.004     0.004


   Ethiopia
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.002    0.207     0.205     0.016         0.017      0.017     0.017
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.001    0.207     0.205     0.013         0.014      0.014     0.014
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.000    0.170     0.170     0.010         0.010      0.010     0.010
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.000    0.035     0.035     0.001         0.001      0.001     0.001
   9819.11.27     Handloomed, handmade and folklore articles...................    0.001    0.001     0.000     0.001         0.003      0.002     0.002


   Uganda
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.002    0.000     0.000     0.003         0.003      0.003     0.003
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.003         0.003      0.003     0.003
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.003         0.003      0.003     0.003


   Kenya
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.025    0.005     0.002     0.279         0.281      0.274     0.274
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.004    0.004     0.002     0.262         0.264      0.264     0.264
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.004    0.002     0.002     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.000    0.001     0.000     0.262         0.264      0.264     0.264


   Tanzania
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Mauritius
 Total Imports.................................................................    1.206    1.091     1.070     0.039         0.061      0.068     0.078
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    1.090    0.930     0.927     0.025         0.028      0.028     0.028
   9819.11.09     Apparel from regional fabric from U.S. or African yarn.......    0.004    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    0.413    0.544     0.541     0.025         0.028      0.028     0.028
   9819.11.24     Apparel from fabric or yarn N/A in commercial qty (CITA).....    0.672    0.386     0.386     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Madagascar
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.232    0.200     0.158     0.374         0.415      0.465     0.416
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.001    0.068     0.067     0.123         0.123      0.170     0.170
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.001    0.068     0.067     0.123         0.123      0.170     0.170


   South Africa
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.328    0.096     0.050     0.165         0.211      0.209     0.193
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.007    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.......    0.007    0.003     0.003     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.000


   Lesotho
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.034     0.019     0.000         0.015      0.034     0.034
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.000    0.034     0.019     0.000         0.015      0.034     0.034
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.000    0.034     0.019     0.000         0.015      0.034     0.034

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