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 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,895 |     2,018 |       521 |       493 |     -5.38 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     4,337 |     4,419 |     1,121 |     1,073 |     -4.30 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       683 |       599 |       157 |       131 |    -16.61 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -11,162 |   -11,554 |    -2,655 |    -2,734 |      2.97 |
 |  Total ....................|    -4,248 |    -4,519 |      -856 |    -1,037 |     21.17 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,591 |     1,669 |       392 |       445 |     13.36 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       868 |       915 |       238 |       245 |      2.95 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -100 |      -118 |       -25 |       -31 |     25.21 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -7,360 |    -7,686 |    -1,721 |    -1,779 |      3.37 |
 |  Total ....................|    -5,001 |    -5,219 |    -1,116 |    -1,121 |      0.44 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       430 |       513 |       158 |        99 |    -37.36 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,871 |     3,935 |       977 |       964 |     -1.27 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       823 |       774 |       198 |       187 |     -5.60 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,487 |    -1,382 |      -341 |      -306 |    -10.16 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,637 |     3,841 |       992 |       944 |     -4.82 |
 |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 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        44 |        49 |        14 |        11 |    -21.88 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       121 |        93 |        26 |        22 |    -15.82 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -12 |        -9 |        -1 |        -2 |     89.07 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,226 |    -1,330 |      -320 |      -323 |      1.07 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,072 |    -1,197 |      -281 |      -293 |      4.17 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       214 |       267 |        67 |        68 |      1.05 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        85 |        79 |        22 |        21 |     -1.59 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -25 |       -40 |       -10 |       -12 |     13.39 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,774 |    -1,788 |      -402 |      -390 |     -2.89 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,501 |    -1,482 |      -323 |      -313 |     -3.28 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,033 |     1,028 |       232 |       282 |     21.50 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       272 |       309 |        76 |        87 |     13.93 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -22 |       -21 |        -4 |        -5 |     33.60 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,362 |    -2,467 |      -521 |      -587 |     12.62 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,079 |    -1,151 |      -217 |      -223 |      3.00 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         4 |         1 |         2 |    161.83 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       166 |       225 |        58 |        58 |      1.09 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |        -1 |         1 |        -0 |   -109.22 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,320 |    -1,398 |      -337 |      -316 |     -6.33 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,148 |    -1,170 |      -278 |      -256 |     -8.04 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        18 |        20 |         5 |         6 |     13.07 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        41 |        43 |        12 |        13 |      7.48 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        16 |        19 |         4 |         4 |     12.32 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         0 |        10 |         0 |         1 |    180.86 |
 |  Total ....................|        75 |        91 |        21 |        24 |     11.58 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       280 |       302 |        73 |        76 |      4.22 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       182 |       166 |        44 |        44 |     -1.44 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -61 |       -66 |       -14 |       -16 |     17.31 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -678 |      -712 |      -142 |      -164 |     15.67 |
 |  Total ....................|      -277 |      -311 |       -38 |       -60 |     58.88 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        50 |        49 |        13 |        14 |      9.31 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        40 |        38 |        12 |         6 |    -45.04 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -28 |       -30 |        -8 |        -9 |      5.64 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -183 |      -211 |       -52 |       -49 |     -6.96 |
 |  Total ....................|      -121 |      -154 |       -36 |       -37 |      2.28 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        -2 |        -3 |        -0 |        -1 |    167.21 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        19 |        20 |         4 |         6 |     42.59 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |        -4 |        -1 |        -0 |    -70.62 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -597 |      -637 |      -157 |      -168 |      7.59 |
 |  Total ....................|      -580 |      -625 |      -154 |      -164 |      6.66 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        12 |        13 |         2 |         4 |     65.08 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        16 |        19 |         5 |         7 |     30.09 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        30 |        29 |         9 |         5 |    -37.52 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        93 |       100 |        21 |        23 |      6.91 |
 |  Total ....................|       151 |       160 |        38 |        39 |      3.94 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -19 |       -12 |        -3 |        -3 |      8.57 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -128 |      -138 |       -32 |       -37 |     15.20 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -34 |       -33 |        -8 |        -9 |     10.86 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -32 |       -18 |        -4 |       -10 |    150.44 |
 |  Total ....................|      -214 |      -201 |       -47 |       -59 |     25.61 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         1 |         0 |         0 |   3467.13 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    483.81 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |        -5 |        -1 |        -1 |      6.92 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,346 |    -1,476 |      -337 |      -415 |     23.31 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,343 |    -1,478 |      -338 |      -416 |     23.14 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         . |         . |         . |         . |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         3 |         3 |         1 |         0 |    -76.02 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         2 |         0 |         0 |    -26.88 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -78 |       -79 |       -31 |         0 |   -101.01 |
 |  Total ....................|       -73 |       -75 |       -29 |         1 |   -102.91 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |        -0 |   -268.40 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         0 |     57.39 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -79 |       -76 |       -20 |       -20 |      2.88 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         7 |         5 |         1 |         1 |    -27.24 |
 |  Total ....................|       -71 |       -69 |       -18 |       -19 |      6.12 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        24 |        32 |         5 |         6 |     29.51 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        50 |        62 |        13 |        13 |      3.20 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        24 |        31 |         6 |         6 |      2.48 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        17 |        19 |         4 |         3 |    -30.18 |
 |  Total ....................|       116 |       144 |        28 |        29 |      2.25 |
 |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 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         9 |         8 |         2 |         2 |     -1.32 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        54 |        51 |        13 |        11 |    -16.12 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        95 |        90 |        19 |        19 |      1.23 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        94 |       101 |        25 |        25 |      3.28 |
 |  Total ....................|       252 |       250 |        59 |        58 |     -1.80 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        44 |        48 |         9 |        12 |     27.39 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |        -0 |         0 |         0 |    123.60 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        -6 |        -9 |        -2 |        -2 |    -20.47 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -131 |      -136 |       -33 |       -34 |      3.11 |
 |  Total ....................|       -91 |       -97 |       -25 |       -23 |     -8.70 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.