Trade Act of 2000 Category 81
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                                          |                                     |                                                   March 5, 2019    A7
                                          |      TRADE PREFERENCE PROGRAMS      |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  81:  SILK AND VEG. APPAREL
                                                    Data in Million $  

                                                                                                       Year-to-Date             Year-Ending
                                                                                    2016     2017   12/2017   12/2018       12/2018    11/2018   10/2018

   _CBI
 Total Imports.................................................................    2.107    2.785     2.785     0.096         0.096      0.117     0.324
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    2.028    2.733     2.733     0.058         0.058      0.044     0.250
   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     2.700     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.206
   9820.62.05     HOPE Act - Woven Apparel RL .................................    0.133    0.023     0.023     0.057         0.057      0.042     0.042


   _ANDEAN (ATPA)
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.042    0.112     0.112     0.070         0.070      0.078     0.076


   _AGOA
 Total Imports.................................................................    1.646    1.240     1.240     1.963         1.963      1.913     2.074
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    1.247    0.538     0.538     1.245         1.245      1.265     1.249
   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     0.522     1.241         1.241      1.261     1.245
   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     0.002     0.003         0.003      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    2.734     2.734     0.078         0.078      0.062     0.263
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    2.028    2.733     2.733     0.058         0.058      0.044     0.250
   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     2.700     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.206
   9820.62.05     HOPE Act - Woven Apparel RL .................................    0.133    0.023     0.023     0.057         0.057      0.042     0.042


   British Virgin Isls.
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.059    0.042     0.042     0.000         0.000      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     0.007     0.000         0.000      0.000     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     0.003         0.003      0.001     0.001


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


   Ecuador
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.042    0.112     0.112     0.070         0.070      0.078     0.076


   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     0.005     0.010         0.010      0.010     0.010
  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     0.005     0.009         0.009      0.008     0.008


   Ethiopia
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.207    0.018     0.018     0.220         0.220      0.219     0.186
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.207    0.014     0.014     0.216         0.216      0.216     0.182
   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     0.213         0.213      0.213     0.178
   9819.11.27     Handloomed, handmade and folklore articles...................    0.001    0.002     0.002     0.003         0.003      0.003     0.003


   Uganda
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.003     0.003     0.002         0.002      0.002     0.002
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.000    0.003     0.003     0.002         0.002      0.002     0.002
   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
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.002         0.002      0.002     0.002


   Kenya
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.005    0.279     0.279     0.035         0.035      0.034     0.032
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.004    0.262     0.262     0.002         0.002      0.002     0.001
   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     0.001         0.001      0.001     0.000
   9819.11.27     Handloomed, handmade and folklore articles...................    0.000    0.000     0.000     0.001         0.001      0.001     0.001


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


   Mauritius
 Total Imports.................................................................    1.091    0.131     0.131     0.957         0.957      0.955     0.975
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.930    0.113     0.113     0.934         0.934      0.934     0.954
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.544    0.113     0.113     0.934         0.934      0.934     0.954
   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     0.585     0.382         0.382      0.380     0.558
  Imports under Trade Preference Programs.............(Total of items below)...    0.068    0.144     0.144     0.090         0.090      0.110     0.110
   9819.11.12     Apparel from foreign fabric made in a lesser developed countr    0.068    0.144     0.144     0.090         0.090      0.110     0.110


   South Africa
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.096    0.209     0.209     0.339         0.339      0.296     0.294
  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


   Swaziland
 Total Imports.................................................................    0.000    0.001     0.001     0.000         0.000      0.000     0.001


   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.