10/05/17
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  Trade Balance
                                    Type:  Value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
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 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-August     |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  8/16-|
 |                            |    2015   |    2016   |    2016   |    2017   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    8/17   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,272 |     1,287 |       837 |       911 |      8.86 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       508 |       355 |       207 |       421 |    103.50 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -20,748 |   -18,793 |   -13,052 |   -13,596 |      4.17 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -81,770 |   -77,485 |   -52,150 |   -51,137 |     -1.94 |
 |  Total ....................|  -100,738 |   -94,636 |   -64,158 |   -63,401 |     -1.18 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        35 |        40 |        12 |        54 |    340.36 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       499 |       528 |       354 |       411 |     16.20 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,266 |     1,236 |       823 |       866 |      5.24 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,402 |     1,393 |       881 |       891 |      1.12 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,202 |     3,196 |     2,070 |     2,222 |      7.36 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       380 |       347 |       234 |       227 |     -2.83 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,450 |     3,213 |     2,189 |     2,147 |     -1.93 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -493 |      -513 |      -356 |      -379 |      6.54 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,544 |    -2,685 |    -1,730 |    -1,903 |     10.00 |
 |  Total ....................|       793 |       362 |       337 |        92 |    -72.67 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -159 |      -160 |      -108 |      -120 |     10.63 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -399 |      -396 |      -267 |      -315 |     17.91 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    -3,439 |    -3,451 |    -2,310 |    -2,428 |      5.09 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -3,670 |    -3,637 |    -2,615 |    -2,637 |      0.82 |
 |  Total ....................|    -7,667 |    -7,643 |    -5,301 |    -5,499 |      3.74 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -11 |       -13 |        -9 |        -6 |    -37.17 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -114 |       -95 |       -61 |       -71 |     16.72 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    -1,509 |    -1,402 |      -940 |      -953 |      1.39 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,448 |    -1,270 |      -850 |      -855 |      0.49 |
 |  Total ....................|    -3,081 |    -2,780 |    -1,860 |    -1,884 |      1.30 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -188 |      -238 |      -162 |      -198 |     22.37 |
 |  Fabric ...................|    -2,026 |    -1,929 |    -1,302 |    -1,245 |     -4.33 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -14,046 |   -12,256 |    -8,507 |    -8,826 |      3.76 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -32,238 |   -29,363 |   -19,316 |   -18,383 |     -4.83 |
 |  Total ....................|   -48,498 |   -43,786 |   -29,286 |   -28,652 |     -2.16 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -238 |      -241 |      -169 |      -165 |     -2.35 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -506 |      -495 |      -337 |      -312 |     -7.31 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -33 |       -42 |       -31 |       -29 |     -4.58 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -162 |      -169 |      -104 |      -103 |     -1.12 |
 |  Total ....................|      -940 |      -948 |      -641 |      -609 |     -4.87 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        26 |        25 |        17 |        17 |      1.60 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       192 |       172 |       111 |       111 |     -0.02 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -38 |       -30 |       -24 |       -18 |    -26.89 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -78 |      -102 |       -71 |       -62 |    -12.58 |
 |  Total ....................|       102 |        65 |        33 |        49 |     46.58 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -139 |      -132 |       -93 |       -81 |    -12.80 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -394 |      -351 |      -227 |      -215 |     -5.05 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -196 |      -162 |      -113 |      -117 |      3.12 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -310 |      -238 |      -166 |      -145 |    -12.90 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,039 |      -883 |      -599 |      -558 |     -6.88 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -98 |       -58 |       -54 |       -36 |    -33.14 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -297 |      -310 |      -213 |      -209 |     -1.86 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        59 |        53 |        37 |        29 |    -20.13 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       165 |       133 |        95 |        75 |    -20.75 |
 |  Total ....................|      -171 |      -183 |      -136 |      -141 |      3.86 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -77 |        91 |        42 |        28 |    -31.94 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -707 |      -677 |      -485 |      -430 |    -11.37 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -518 |      -489 |      -333 |      -354 |      6.27 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,779 |    -1,643 |    -1,108 |    -1,125 |      1.55 |
 |  Total ....................|    -3,081 |    -2,718 |    -1,885 |    -1,881 |     -0.21 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -77 |        91 |        42 |        28 |    -32.20 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -708 |      -677 |      -485 |      -429 |    -11.50 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -519 |      -489 |      -333 |      -354 |      6.26 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,795 |    -1,656 |    -1,118 |    -1,134 |      1.42 |
 |  Total ....................|    -3,098 |    -2,732 |    -1,895 |    -1,889 |     -0.30 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -38 |       -19 |       -22 |       -16 |    -26.82 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -151 |      -108 |       -79 |       -70 |    -12.22 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -969 |      -684 |      -563 |      -587 |      4.35 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -20,855 |   -20,199 |   -13,737 |   -13,763 |      0.19 |
 |  Total ....................|   -22,014 |   -21,011 |   -14,402 |   -14,437 |      0.24 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         6 |         6 |         4 |         3 |    -15.14 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        51 |        46 |        29 |        39 |     36.87 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        62 |        55 |        34 |        36 |      4.09 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -858 |      -810 |      -551 |      -543 |     -1.36 |
 |  Total ....................|      -739 |      -703 |      -484 |      -465 |     -3.92 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        12 |        -1 |        -1 |        -1 |    -53.41 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        18 |        25 |        16 |         4 |    -71.87 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -332 |      -311 |      -237 |      -270 |     14.12 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -8,242 |    -7,893 |    -5,435 |    -5,224 |     -3.87 |
 |  Total ....................|    -8,543 |    -8,179 |    -5,657 |    -5,490 |     -2.94 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     2,186 |     1,982 |     1,342 |     1,443 |      7.53 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     5,166 |     4,825 |     3,276 |     3,333 |      1.74 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       813 |       722 |       458 |       482 |      5.38 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -10,388 |   -10,327 |    -6,940 |    -6,968 |      0.41 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,223 |    -2,799 |    -1,864 |    -1,710 |     -8.26 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.