05/09/19
                           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  3/18-|
 |                            |    2017   |    2018   |    2018   |    2019   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    3/19   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,297 |     1,002 |       348 |       281 |    -19.19 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       678 |       382 |       209 |       178 |    -15.17 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -20,651 |   -22,860 |    -5,165 |    -5,350 |      3.58 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -76,844 |   -79,413 |   -18,331 |   -19,461 |      6.16 |
 |  Total ....................|   -95,520 |  -100,889 |   -22,938 |   -24,352 |      6.16 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        85 |        82 |        27 |        12 |    -55.57 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       606 |       595 |       132 |       160 |     20.62 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,346 |     1,416 |       333 |       335 |      0.80 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,392 |     1,260 |       292 |       312 |      6.91 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,429 |     3,354 |       784 |       819 |      4.48 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       344 |       431 |       131 |        87 |    -33.59 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,266 |     3,340 |       844 |       805 |     -4.70 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -523 |      -642 |      -134 |      -148 |     10.23 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,880 |    -2,642 |      -633 |      -619 |     -2.28 |
 |  Total ....................|       208 |       487 |       207 |       124 |    -39.99 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -175 |      -185 |       -42 |       -50 |     19.46 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -480 |      -501 |      -122 |      -150 |     22.39 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    -3,596 |    -3,721 |      -898 |      -938 |      4.56 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -3,674 |    -3,796 |    -1,034 |    -1,158 |     12.06 |
 |  Total ....................|    -7,925 |    -8,203 |    -2,096 |    -2,297 |      9.60 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        -8 |       -14 |        -3 |        -8 |    172.04 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -104 |      -109 |       -25 |       -33 |     28.89 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    -1,426 |    -1,430 |      -355 |      -380 |      6.87 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,281 |    -1,376 |      -319 |      -359 |     12.31 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,819 |    -2,929 |      -703 |      -779 |     10.83 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -322 |      -579 |      -110 |       -86 |    -21.63 |
 |  Fabric ...................|    -1,821 |    -2,038 |      -460 |      -351 |    -23.70 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -13,579 |   -15,123 |    -3,308 |    -3,290 |     -0.53 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -28,358 |   -28,726 |    -6,097 |    -6,053 |     -0.73 |
 |  Total ....................|   -44,081 |   -46,466 |    -9,975 |    -9,779 |     -1.96 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -248 |      -301 |       -57 |       -84 |     47.02 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -458 |      -488 |      -110 |      -144 |     31.00 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -46 |       -52 |       -10 |       -15 |     50.55 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -159 |      -154 |       -32 |       -25 |    -21.23 |
 |  Total ....................|      -910 |      -994 |      -209 |      -268 |     28.37 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        24 |        29 |         8 |         9 |     13.85 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       167 |       167 |        43 |        40 |     -6.74 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -31 |        -0 |        -5 |         7 |   -240.10 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -81 |       -49 |       -20 |        -3 |    -87.43 |
 |  Total ....................|        79 |       147 |        26 |        53 |    104.97 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -117 |      -114 |       -23 |       -35 |     52.00 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -323 |      -342 |       -68 |       -71 |      4.11 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -167 |      -176 |       -47 |       -51 |      9.24 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -214 |      -173 |       -47 |       -40 |    -16.23 |
 |  Total ....................|      -821 |      -805 |      -185 |      -196 |      6.18 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -65 |       -67 |       -15 |       -19 |     22.94 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -307 |      -299 |       -73 |       -75 |      2.43 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        49 |        50 |        14 |         9 |    -33.37 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       122 |       130 |        30 |        33 |     10.93 |
 |  Total ....................|      -200 |      -185 |       -45 |       -52 |     15.00 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        42 |       -17 |         9 |         2 |    -82.07 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -642 |      -760 |      -168 |      -188 |     12.14 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -580 |      -686 |      -154 |      -156 |      1.55 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,694 |    -1,937 |      -470 |      -491 |      4.41 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,875 |    -3,400 |      -783 |      -834 |      6.52 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        42 |       -16 |         9 |         2 |    -81.87 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -642 |      -759 |      -168 |      -188 |     12.06 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -580 |      -687 |      -154 |      -156 |      1.50 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,707 |    -1,947 |      -473 |      -493 |      4.41 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,887 |    -3,409 |      -785 |      -836 |      6.48 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -28 |       -63 |       -15 |       -20 |     34.81 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -114 |       -74 |        -8 |       -43 |    463.33 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -900 |    -1,081 |      -246 |      -346 |     40.79 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -20,619 |   -21,533 |    -5,149 |    -5,704 |     10.78 |
 |  Total ....................|   -21,661 |   -22,751 |    -5,417 |    -6,114 |     12.85 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         5 |         5 |         1 |         1 |     38.17 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        58 |        48 |        11 |        12 |      2.72 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        62 |        51 |        12 |        12 |     -0.18 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -813 |      -849 |      -178 |      -199 |     11.37 |
 |  Total ....................|      -688 |      -746 |      -154 |      -174 |     12.81 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        -3 |        -4 |        -0 |        -2 |    468.81 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         6 |        -7 |        -1 |        -5 |    292.04 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -367 |      -426 |      -113 |      -144 |     27.19 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -7,728 |    -8,475 |    -2,080 |    -2,369 |     13.88 |
 |  Total ....................|    -8,092 |    -8,913 |    -2,195 |    -2,521 |     14.83 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     2,149 |     2,308 |       584 |       578 |     -0.90 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     4,988 |     5,086 |     1,272 |     1,264 |     -0.68 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       826 |       748 |       190 |       170 |    -10.52 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -10,260 |   -10,586 |    -2,407 |    -2,461 |      2.23 |
 |  Total ....................|    -2,296 |    -2,445 |      -361 |      -449 |     24.25 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.