12/05/17
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  Trade Balance
                                    Type:  Value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
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 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-October    |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD 10/16-|
 |                            |    2015   |    2016   |    2016   |    2017   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |   10/17   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,272 |     1,287 |     1,107 |     1,135 |      2.47 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       508 |       354 |       336 |       594 |     76.91 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -20,748 |   -18,786 |   -15,957 |   -17,302 |      8.43 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -81,772 |   -77,486 |   -66,305 |   -65,724 |     -0.88 |
 |  Total ....................|  -100,740 |   -94,630 |   -80,819 |   -81,298 |      0.59 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        35 |        40 |        21 |        72 |    247.25 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       499 |       528 |       447 |       520 |     16.21 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,266 |     1,236 |     1,030 |     1,109 |      7.60 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,402 |     1,393 |     1,147 |     1,141 |     -0.48 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,202 |     3,196 |     2,645 |     2,842 |      7.43 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       380 |       347 |       295 |       287 |     -2.58 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,450 |     3,213 |     2,736 |     2,737 |      0.04 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -493 |      -513 |      -434 |      -487 |     12.34 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,544 |    -2,685 |    -2,212 |    -2,429 |      9.79 |
 |  Total ....................|       793 |       362 |       384 |       108 |    -72.00 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -159 |      -160 |      -133 |      -149 |     12.49 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -399 |      -396 |      -332 |      -404 |     21.51 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    -3,439 |    -3,451 |    -2,895 |    -3,039 |      4.98 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -3,670 |    -3,637 |    -3,151 |    -3,213 |      1.95 |
 |  Total ....................|    -7,667 |    -7,643 |    -6,511 |    -6,805 |      4.51 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -11 |       -13 |       -10 |        -6 |    -39.20 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -114 |       -95 |       -74 |       -87 |     17.72 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    -1,509 |    -1,403 |    -1,162 |    -1,190 |      2.37 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,448 |    -1,270 |    -1,071 |    -1,085 |      1.30 |
 |  Total ....................|    -3,081 |    -2,780 |    -2,318 |    -2,369 |      2.19 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -188 |      -238 |      -194 |      -255 |     31.70 |
 |  Fabric ...................|    -2,026 |    -1,930 |    -1,605 |    -1,538 |     -4.20 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -14,046 |   -12,253 |   -10,440 |   -11,339 |      8.61 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -32,238 |   -29,363 |   -25,282 |   -24,319 |     -3.81 |
 |  Total ....................|   -48,498 |   -43,784 |   -37,521 |   -37,450 |     -0.19 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -238 |      -241 |      -204 |      -208 |      1.76 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -506 |      -496 |      -417 |      -383 |     -8.08 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -33 |       -42 |       -35 |       -39 |     11.34 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -162 |      -169 |      -141 |      -138 |     -2.56 |
 |  Total ....................|      -940 |      -948 |      -797 |      -767 |     -3.73 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        26 |        25 |        20 |        20 |     -3.81 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       192 |       172 |       139 |       140 |      0.39 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -38 |       -30 |       -27 |       -25 |     -6.06 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -78 |      -102 |       -91 |       -79 |    -12.81 |
 |  Total ....................|       102 |        65 |        42 |        55 |     31.00 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -139 |      -132 |      -113 |      -100 |    -11.26 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -394 |      -351 |      -295 |      -280 |     -5.21 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -196 |      -162 |      -137 |      -143 |      4.45 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -310 |      -238 |      -204 |      -182 |    -10.88 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,039 |      -884 |      -750 |      -706 |     -5.90 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -98 |       -58 |       -55 |       -55 |     -0.59 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -297 |      -310 |      -262 |      -257 |     -2.19 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        59 |        53 |        45 |        39 |    -11.93 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       165 |       133 |       118 |       104 |    -11.54 |
 |  Total ....................|      -171 |      -183 |      -156 |      -168 |      8.25 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -77 |        91 |        79 |        46 |    -41.57 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -707 |      -677 |      -572 |      -521 |     -8.98 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -518 |      -489 |      -404 |      -458 |     13.21 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,779 |    -1,643 |    -1,374 |    -1,399 |      1.84 |
 |  Total ....................|    -3,081 |    -2,718 |    -2,272 |    -2,332 |      2.65 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -77 |        91 |        79 |        46 |    -41.71 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -708 |      -677 |      -572 |      -520 |     -9.09 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -518 |      -489 |      -404 |      -458 |     13.24 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,795 |    -1,656 |    -1,385 |    -1,410 |      1.75 |
 |  Total ....................|    -3,098 |    -2,731 |    -2,283 |    -2,342 |      2.57 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -38 |       -19 |       -22 |       -24 |      9.96 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -151 |      -108 |       -97 |       -95 |     -2.51 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -969 |      -681 |      -615 |      -732 |     19.02 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -20,857 |   -20,200 |   -17,317 |   -17,627 |      1.79 |
 |  Total ....................|   -22,015 |   -21,008 |   -18,051 |   -18,478 |      2.37 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         6 |         6 |         5 |         4 |     -7.03 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        51 |        46 |        38 |        49 |     29.20 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        62 |        55 |        44 |        49 |      9.93 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -858 |      -810 |      -695 |      -682 |     -1.85 |
 |  Total ....................|      -739 |      -703 |      -608 |      -580 |     -4.61 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        12 |        -1 |        -2 |        -1 |    -31.01 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        18 |        25 |        21 |         5 |    -75.90 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -332 |      -311 |      -273 |      -322 |     17.97 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -8,242 |    -7,893 |    -6,815 |    -6,610 |     -3.00 |
 |  Total ....................|    -8,543 |    -8,179 |    -7,068 |    -6,929 |     -1.98 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     2,186 |     1,982 |     1,685 |     1,823 |      8.18 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     5,166 |     4,825 |     4,099 |     4,205 |      2.57 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       813 |       722 |       593 |       624 |      5.18 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -10,388 |   -10,327 |    -8,656 |    -8,713 |      0.66 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,223 |    -2,799 |    -2,278 |    -2,061 |     -9.53 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.