12/06/18
                           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 10/17-|
 |                            |    2016   |    2017   |    2017   |    2018   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |   10/18   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,288 |     1,297 |     1,133 |       963 |    -15.02 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       354 |       667 |       599 |       422 |    -29.61 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -18,765 |   -20,700 |   -17,267 |   -19,123 |     10.75 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -77,453 |   -76,933 |   -65,695 |   -68,200 |      3.81 |
 |  Total ....................|   -94,577 |   -95,670 |   -81,230 |   -85,938 |      5.80 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,730 |     1,894 |     1,604 |     1,742 |      8.60 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     4,148 |     4,329 |     3,656 |     3,772 |      3.18 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       584 |       667 |       556 |       488 |    -12.28 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -11,194 |   -11,194 |    -9,504 |    -9,890 |      4.07 |
 |  Total ....................|    -4,732 |    -4,304 |    -3,688 |    -3,889 |      5.46 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,481 |     1,591 |     1,355 |     1,421 |      4.89 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       856 |       868 |       733 |       776 |      5.85 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -97 |      -100 |       -82 |       -95 |     15.87 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -7,661 |    -7,375 |    -6,226 |    -6,477 |      4.03 |
 |  Total ....................|    -5,421 |    -5,016 |    -4,220 |    -4,375 |      3.67 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       387 |       430 |       359 |       452 |     25.95 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,741 |     3,864 |     3,258 |     3,358 |      3.06 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       727 |       808 |       676 |       632 |     -6.48 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,292 |    -1,499 |    -1,286 |    -1,252 |     -2.61 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,563 |     3,603 |     3,007 |     3,190 |      6.07 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        40 |        85 |        72 |        69 |     -4.10 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       528 |       602 |       520 |       504 |     -3.11 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,236 |     1,346 |     1,110 |     1,184 |      6.65 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,393 |     1,393 |     1,142 |     1,026 |    -10.17 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,196 |     3,426 |     2,844 |     2,782 |     -2.16 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       347 |       344 |       287 |       383 |     33.49 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,213 |     3,262 |     2,738 |     2,854 |      4.23 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -508 |      -537 |      -434 |      -552 |     27.06 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,685 |    -2,892 |    -2,428 |    -2,278 |     -6.17 |
 |  Total ....................|       367 |       177 |       163 |       407 |    149.62 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        49 |        44 |        37 |        42 |     13.30 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       121 |       121 |       100 |        78 |    -22.06 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -11 |       -12 |       -10 |        -7 |    -33.72 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,282 |    -1,226 |    -1,049 |    -1,134 |      8.15 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,122 |    -1,073 |      -922 |    -1,021 |     10.75 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       146 |       214 |       178 |       230 |     29.70 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       100 |        85 |        72 |        68 |     -5.64 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -29 |       -25 |       -19 |       -31 |     62.49 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,822 |    -1,783 |    -1,476 |    -1,516 |      2.70 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,605 |    -1,509 |    -1,246 |    -1,249 |      0.26 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,005 |     1,033 |       885 |       869 |     -1.85 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       272 |       272 |       230 |       259 |     12.95 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -28 |       -22 |       -19 |       -17 |     -9.72 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,462 |    -2,365 |    -1,999 |    -2,037 |      1.92 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,214 |    -1,081 |      -903 |      -926 |      2.55 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         2 |         1 |         3 |    124.94 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       158 |       166 |       139 |       191 |     36.98 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        10 |         4 |         4 |        -0 |   -109.22 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,362 |    -1,322 |    -1,127 |    -1,196 |      6.06 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,192 |    -1,150 |      -983 |    -1,002 |      1.95 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        21 |        18 |        15 |        17 |     11.52 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        38 |        41 |        33 |        37 |     13.14 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        22 |        16 |        13 |        16 |     18.97 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        -4 |         0 |         1 |         6 |    742.60 |
 |  Total ....................|        77 |        75 |        62 |        75 |     22.16 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       257 |       280 |       238 |       260 |      8.99 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       168 |       182 |       159 |       143 |    -10.36 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -63 |       -61 |       -50 |       -55 |      9.40 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -728 |      -679 |      -575 |      -600 |      4.22 |
 |  Total ....................|      -365 |      -278 |      -228 |      -252 |     10.56 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        50 |        50 |        42 |        42 |     -0.62 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        40 |        33 |        33 |      0.93 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -30 |       -28 |       -24 |       -27 |     11.55 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -184 |      -183 |      -153 |      -177 |     15.86 |
 |  Total ....................|      -117 |      -121 |      -102 |      -129 |     26.46 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        -6 |        -2 |        -0 |        -2 |    671.73 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        20 |        19 |        16 |        16 |     -0.30 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |         1 |         1 |        -3 |   -304.19 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -570 |      -598 |      -505 |      -546 |      7.95 |
 |  Total ....................|      -551 |      -581 |      -489 |      -535 |      9.50 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        17 |        12 |        11 |        12 |      7.50 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        16 |        16 |        13 |        18 |     42.90 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        23 |        30 |        24 |        25 |      2.54 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        94 |        93 |        77 |        85 |      9.95 |
 |  Total ....................|       149 |       151 |       125 |       139 |     11.67 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -21 |       -19 |       -18 |       -10 |    -42.10 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -149 |      -128 |      -107 |      -114 |      6.66 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -26 |       -34 |       -29 |       -27 |     -7.42 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -43 |       -32 |       -29 |       -17 |    -41.55 |
 |  Total ....................|      -240 |      -214 |      -183 |      -168 |     -7.91 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         4 |         2 |         2 |         1 |    -33.76 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         1 |         1 |         1 |    -27.16 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        -2 |         0 |         0 |        -4 |  -1089.61 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,246 |    -1,350 |    -1,162 |    -1,285 |     10.61 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,243 |    -1,347 |    -1,159 |    -1,287 |     11.07 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         . |         . |         . |         . |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         3 |         2 |         2 |     24.56 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         2 |         1 |         1 |    -12.54 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -21 |       -78 |       -70 |       -75 |      7.52 |
 |  Total ....................|       -18 |       -73 |       -67 |       -72 |      7.51 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         . |         . |         . |         . |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         1 |    -11.15 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -81 |       -79 |       -68 |       -62 |     -8.30 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -70 |         7 |         6 |         4 |    -28.33 |
 |  Total ....................|      -151 |       -71 |       -61 |       -57 |     -6.73 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        21 |        24 |        19 |        25 |     33.28 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        50 |        50 |        42 |        46 |      8.21 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        25 |        24 |        18 |        24 |     33.31 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        13 |        17 |        14 |        15 |      7.13 |
 |  Total ....................|       109 |       116 |        93 |       110 |     18.03 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -241 |      -248 |      -208 |      -246 |     18.21 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -496 |      -458 |      -383 |      -407 |      6.21 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -42 |       -46 |       -37 |       -44 |     18.10 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -169 |      -159 |      -138 |      -135 |     -2.56 |
 |  Total ....................|      -948 |      -911 |      -766 |      -831 |      8.46 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         8 |         9 |         6 |         6 |     -1.22 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        57 |        54 |        47 |        43 |     -8.64 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        87 |        95 |        80 |        75 |     -6.32 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        85 |        94 |        79 |        85 |      7.21 |
 |  Total ....................|       237 |       252 |       211 |       208 |     -1.62 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        32 |        44 |        36 |        40 |     12.92 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         0 |        -0 |   -173.26 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        -4 |        -6 |        -4 |        -7 |     69.18 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -129 |      -131 |      -110 |      -115 |      4.25 |
 |  Total ....................|      -100 |       -91 |       -78 |       -82 |      4.89 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.