05/03/18
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  Trade Balance
                                    Type:  Value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
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 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-March      |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  3/17-|
 |                            |    2016   |    2017   |    2017   |    2018   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    3/18   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,287 |     1,297 |       360 |       348 |     -3.48 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       352 |       659 |       217 |       201 |     -7.29 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -18,775 |   -20,725 |    -4,212 |    -5,193 |     23.27 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -77,482 |   -76,956 |   -18,138 |   -18,425 |      1.58 |
 |  Total ....................|   -94,617 |   -95,726 |   -21,773 |   -23,068 |      5.95 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        40 |        85 |        16 |        27 |     73.99 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       528 |       602 |       138 |       132 |     -4.31 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,236 |     1,345 |       299 |       332 |     11.26 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,393 |     1,392 |       321 |       292 |     -9.17 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,196 |     3,424 |       773 |       783 |      1.26 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       347 |       344 |        86 |       131 |     52.61 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,213 |     3,261 |       800 |       843 |      5.33 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -513 |      -584 |      -114 |      -141 |     23.34 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,685 |    -2,891 |      -673 |      -638 |     -5.15 |
 |  Total ....................|       362 |       130 |        99 |       194 |     96.96 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -160 |      -175 |       -45 |       -42 |     -6.08 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -396 |      -480 |      -116 |      -122 |      5.47 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    -3,451 |    -3,585 |      -917 |      -900 |     -1.83 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -3,637 |    -3,676 |    -1,044 |    -1,035 |     -0.83 |
 |  Total ....................|    -7,643 |    -7,916 |    -2,121 |    -2,099 |     -1.03 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -13 |        -8 |        -3 |        -3 |    -14.06 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       -95 |      -104 |       -24 |       -25 |      7.68 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    -1,402 |    -1,429 |      -366 |      -358 |     -2.25 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,270 |    -1,281 |      -313 |      -320 |      1.99 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,780 |    -2,822 |      -707 |      -706 |     -0.09 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -238 |      -322 |       -71 |      -110 |     55.21 |
 |  Fabric ...................|    -1,930 |    -1,828 |      -436 |      -463 |      6.16 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -12,247 |   -13,609 |    -2,567 |    -3,321 |     29.38 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -29,363 |   -28,388 |    -6,075 |    -6,125 |      0.83 |
 |  Total ....................|   -43,777 |   -44,147 |    -9,148 |   -10,019 |      9.51 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -241 |      -248 |       -60 |       -57 |     -4.56 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -496 |      -458 |      -106 |      -110 |      3.80 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -42 |       -47 |        -7 |       -10 |     40.31 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -169 |      -159 |       -34 |       -32 |     -6.27 |
 |  Total ....................|      -948 |      -911 |      -208 |      -210 |      1.00 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        25 |        24 |         7 |         8 |     16.64 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       172 |       167 |        40 |        43 |      5.92 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -30 |       -31 |        -1 |        -5 |    349.58 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -102 |       -81 |       -22 |       -21 |     -7.32 |
 |  Total ....................|        65 |        78 |        24 |        25 |      6.33 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -132 |      -117 |       -29 |       -23 |    -19.46 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -351 |      -324 |       -73 |       -68 |     -6.18 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -162 |      -171 |       -46 |       -47 |      3.55 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -238 |      -214 |       -52 |       -47 |     -9.55 |
 |  Total ....................|      -883 |      -826 |      -199 |      -186 |     -6.75 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -58 |       -65 |       -10 |       -14 |     40.55 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -310 |      -307 |       -74 |       -74 |     -0.31 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        53 |        49 |        11 |        14 |     26.67 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       133 |       122 |        29 |        29 |     -0.01 |
 |  Total ....................|      -183 |      -201 |       -44 |       -44 |      2.17 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        91 |        42 |        19 |         8 |    -55.64 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -679 |      -643 |      -146 |      -170 |     16.17 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -489 |      -582 |      -100 |      -154 |     53.58 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,641 |    -1,708 |      -387 |      -475 |     22.90 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,718 |    -2,892 |      -614 |      -790 |     28.73 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        91 |        42 |        19 |         8 |    -55.37 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -679 |      -643 |      -146 |      -170 |     16.50 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -489 |      -582 |      -100 |      -154 |     53.62 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,655 |    -1,721 |      -390 |      -477 |     22.25 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,732 |    -2,904 |      -618 |      -793 |     28.35 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -19 |       -28 |        -4 |       -15 |    309.96 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -108 |      -114 |       -25 |        -8 |    -68.85 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -676 |      -882 |      -103 |      -247 |    139.78 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -20,199 |   -20,639 |    -5,095 |    -5,172 |      1.51 |
 |  Total ....................|   -21,003 |   -21,663 |    -5,227 |    -5,442 |      4.11 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         6 |         5 |         2 |         1 |    -59.45 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        58 |        15 |        11 |    -22.18 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        55 |        62 |        13 |        12 |     -4.54 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -810 |      -817 |      -191 |      -179 |     -6.02 |
 |  Total ....................|      -703 |      -692 |      -162 |      -155 |     -4.14 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        -1 |        -3 |        -1 |        -0 |    -35.89 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        25 |         6 |         2 |        -1 |   -177.27 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -311 |      -367 |       -95 |      -113 |     19.40 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -7,892 |    -7,735 |    -2,003 |    -2,084 |      4.04 |
 |  Total ....................|    -8,179 |    -8,099 |    -2,097 |    -2,199 |      4.88 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,982 |     2,149 |       529 |       584 |     10.43 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     4,825 |     4,980 |     1,236 |     1,270 |      2.76 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       722 |       764 |       179 |       183 |      2.20 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -10,327 |   -10,298 |    -2,412 |    -2,434 |      0.91 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,798 |    -2,406 |      -467 |      -396 |    -15.25 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.