11/02/18
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  Trade Balance
                                    Type:  Value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
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 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-September  |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  9/17-|
 |                            |    2016   |    2017   |    2017   |    2018   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    9/18   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,288 |     1,297 |     1,030 |       888 |    -13.73 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       353 |       666 |       501 |       333 |    -33.42 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -18,765 |   -20,712 |   -15,358 |   -16,865 |      9.81 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -77,454 |   -76,935 |   -58,374 |   -60,058 |      2.89 |
 |  Total ....................|   -94,578 |   -95,685 |   -72,202 |   -75,702 |      4.85 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        40 |        85 |        66 |        68 |      3.16 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       528 |       602 |       468 |       450 |     -4.03 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,236 |     1,345 |       991 |     1,056 |      6.59 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,393 |     1,393 |     1,014 |       895 |    -11.74 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,196 |     3,426 |     2,540 |     2,469 |     -2.78 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       347 |       344 |       253 |       350 |     38.08 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,213 |     3,262 |     2,432 |     2,534 |      4.16 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -508 |      -544 |      -389 |      -493 |     26.73 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,685 |    -2,892 |    -2,166 |    -2,078 |     -4.08 |
 |  Total ....................|       367 |       171 |       131 |       313 |    139.39 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -160 |      -175 |      -134 |      -138 |      3.15 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -396 |      -480 |      -356 |      -383 |      7.67 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    -3,451 |    -3,597 |    -2,730 |    -2,762 |      1.19 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -3,637 |    -3,676 |    -2,898 |    -3,005 |      3.72 |
 |  Total ....................|    -7,643 |    -7,928 |    -6,117 |    -6,288 |      2.81 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -13 |        -8 |        -6 |        -9 |     49.85 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       -95 |      -104 |       -80 |       -80 |      0.79 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    -1,403 |    -1,431 |    -1,075 |    -1,082 |      0.63 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,269 |    -1,281 |      -975 |    -1,021 |      4.64 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,779 |    -2,825 |    -2,136 |    -2,191 |      2.60 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -238 |      -322 |      -223 |      -403 |     81.17 |
 |  Fabric ...................|    -1,929 |    -1,825 |    -1,394 |    -1,501 |      7.70 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -12,243 |   -13,604 |   -10,040 |   -11,034 |      9.89 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -29,348 |   -28,380 |   -21,454 |   -21,436 |     -0.09 |
 |  Total ....................|   -43,758 |   -44,131 |   -33,111 |   -34,373 |      3.81 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -241 |      -248 |      -187 |      -213 |     13.95 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -496 |      -458 |      -349 |      -364 |      4.34 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -42 |       -46 |       -32 |       -38 |     19.73 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -169 |      -159 |      -125 |      -118 |     -5.29 |
 |  Total ....................|      -948 |      -911 |      -692 |      -733 |      5.90 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        25 |        24 |        19 |        23 |     19.95 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       172 |       167 |       127 |       124 |     -2.14 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -30 |       -31 |       -21 |        -5 |    -73.39 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -102 |       -81 |       -70 |       -46 |    -34.35 |
 |  Total ....................|        65 |        79 |        55 |        95 |     72.40 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -132 |      -117 |       -90 |       -82 |     -9.14 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -350 |      -323 |      -254 |      -258 |      1.87 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -162 |      -169 |      -127 |      -133 |      5.08 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -238 |      -214 |      -164 |      -138 |    -15.70 |
 |  Total ....................|      -883 |      -823 |      -634 |      -612 |     -3.58 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -58 |       -65 |       -51 |       -55 |      8.37 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -310 |      -307 |      -232 |      -229 |     -1.08 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        53 |        49 |        34 |        37 |      8.02 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       133 |       122 |        91 |        98 |      7.58 |
 |  Total ....................|      -183 |      -201 |      -157 |      -149 |     -5.05 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        91 |        42 |        39 |        -8 |   -119.74 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -679 |      -643 |      -467 |      -567 |     21.32 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -488 |      -581 |      -399 |      -503 |     25.95 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,637 |    -1,704 |    -1,251 |    -1,426 |     14.03 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,714 |    -2,886 |    -2,078 |    -2,504 |     20.48 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        91 |        42 |        39 |        -8 |   -119.73 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -679 |      -642 |      -467 |      -567 |     21.46 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -488 |      -581 |      -399 |      -503 |     25.99 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,651 |    -1,716 |    -1,260 |    -1,433 |     13.72 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,727 |    -2,898 |    -2,087 |    -2,511 |     20.30 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -19 |       -28 |       -16 |       -36 |    125.40 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -108 |      -114 |       -82 |       -68 |    -16.89 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -676 |      -904 |      -672 |      -832 |     23.88 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -20,191 |   -20,634 |   -15,603 |   -16,294 |      4.43 |
 |  Total ....................|   -20,994 |   -21,680 |   -16,374 |   -17,231 |      5.24 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         6 |         5 |         3 |         4 |      5.17 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        58 |        44 |        37 |    -15.25 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        55 |        62 |        41 |        37 |     -8.79 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -810 |      -817 |      -606 |      -626 |      3.27 |
 |  Total ....................|      -703 |      -692 |      -518 |      -548 |      5.77 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        -1 |        -3 |        -0 |        -3 |    830.60 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        25 |         6 |         5 |        -5 |   -205.17 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -311 |      -367 |      -296 |      -344 |     16.16 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -7,892 |    -7,734 |    -5,926 |    -6,469 |      9.16 |
 |  Total ....................|    -8,178 |    -8,098 |    -6,218 |    -6,820 |      9.69 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,982 |     2,149 |     1,632 |     1,791 |      9.77 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     4,825 |     4,981 |     3,758 |     3,859 |      2.70 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       727 |       804 |       598 |       545 |     -8.84 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -10,326 |   -10,292 |    -7,823 |    -8,105 |      3.60 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,793 |    -2,357 |    -1,835 |    -1,909 |      4.04 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.