11/02/18
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  Trade Balance
                                    Type:  Value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
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 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-September  |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  9/17-|
 |                            |    2016   |    2017   |    2017   |    2018   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    9/18   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,288 |     1,297 |     1,030 |       888 |    -13.73 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       353 |       666 |       501 |       333 |    -33.42 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -18,765 |   -20,712 |   -15,358 |   -16,865 |      9.81 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -77,454 |   -76,935 |   -58,374 |   -60,058 |      2.89 |
 |  Total ....................|   -94,578 |   -95,685 |   -72,202 |   -75,702 |      4.85 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,730 |     1,894 |     1,437 |     1,581 |     10.04 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     4,148 |     4,329 |     3,257 |     3,354 |      2.96 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       584 |       660 |       490 |       436 |    -11.00 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -11,194 |   -11,195 |    -8,528 |    -8,892 |      4.26 |
 |  Total ....................|    -4,732 |    -4,311 |    -3,344 |    -3,521 |      5.28 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,481 |     1,591 |     1,214 |     1,270 |      4.59 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       856 |       868 |       664 |       695 |      4.67 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -97 |      -100 |       -78 |       -85 |      9.75 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -7,661 |    -7,376 |    -5,611 |    -5,787 |      3.15 |
 |  Total ....................|    -5,421 |    -5,017 |    -3,810 |    -3,908 |      2.56 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       387 |       430 |       320 |       418 |     30.84 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,741 |     3,864 |     2,901 |     2,983 |      2.84 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       727 |       802 |       602 |       563 |     -6.43 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,292 |    -1,499 |    -1,152 |    -1,183 |      2.67 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,563 |     3,596 |     2,670 |     2,782 |      4.18 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        40 |        85 |        66 |        68 |      3.16 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       528 |       602 |       468 |       450 |     -4.03 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,236 |     1,345 |       991 |     1,056 |      6.59 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,393 |     1,393 |     1,014 |       895 |    -11.74 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,196 |     3,426 |     2,540 |     2,469 |     -2.78 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       347 |       344 |       253 |       350 |     38.08 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,213 |     3,262 |     2,432 |     2,534 |      4.16 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -508 |      -544 |      -389 |      -493 |     26.73 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,685 |    -2,892 |    -2,166 |    -2,078 |     -4.08 |
 |  Total ....................|       367 |       171 |       131 |       313 |    139.39 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        49 |        44 |        33 |        39 |     15.99 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       121 |       121 |        92 |        71 |    -22.79 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -11 |       -12 |        -9 |        -6 |    -31.96 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,282 |    -1,226 |      -950 |    -1,015 |      6.81 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,122 |    -1,073 |      -834 |      -911 |      9.28 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       146 |       214 |       150 |       210 |     40.22 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       100 |        85 |        65 |        61 |     -6.84 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -29 |       -25 |       -18 |       -28 |     56.33 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,822 |    -1,783 |    -1,323 |    -1,350 |      2.00 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,605 |    -1,509 |    -1,126 |    -1,107 |     -1.72 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,005 |     1,033 |       803 |       772 |     -3.87 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       272 |       272 |       207 |       230 |     10.91 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -28 |       -22 |       -18 |       -15 |    -15.72 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,462 |    -2,365 |    -1,813 |    -1,825 |      0.63 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,214 |    -1,082 |      -820 |      -837 |      2.08 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         2 |         1 |         3 |    100.16 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       158 |       166 |       125 |       170 |     36.66 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        10 |         4 |         4 |        -0 |   -103.53 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,362 |    -1,323 |    -1,011 |    -1,074 |      6.19 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,192 |    -1,150 |      -881 |      -901 |      2.20 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        21 |        18 |        14 |        15 |      9.94 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        38 |        41 |        30 |        34 |     12.21 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        22 |        16 |        11 |        14 |     24.54 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        -4 |         0 |        -0 |         4 |  -5524.17 |
 |  Total ....................|        77 |        75 |        55 |        67 |     22.22 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       257 |       280 |       212 |       230 |      8.62 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       168 |       182 |       144 |       129 |    -10.74 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -63 |       -61 |       -47 |       -49 |      4.52 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -728 |      -679 |      -513 |      -529 |      3.09 |
 |  Total ....................|      -365 |      -278 |      -204 |      -219 |      7.47 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        50 |        50 |        37 |        38 |      1.54 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        40 |        29 |        30 |      4.97 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -30 |       -28 |       -22 |       -25 |     14.05 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -184 |      -183 |      -138 |      -161 |     17.02 |
 |  Total ....................|      -117 |      -121 |       -94 |      -118 |     26.15 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        -6 |        -2 |         0 |        -0 |   -175.02 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        20 |        19 |        14 |        14 |      0.41 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |         1 |         2 |        -2 |   -202.03 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -570 |      -598 |      -449 |      -481 |      7.05 |
 |  Total ....................|      -551 |      -581 |      -432 |      -469 |      8.55 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        17 |        12 |        10 |        11 |     10.45 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        16 |        16 |        12 |        17 |     42.57 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        23 |        30 |        22 |        23 |      3.07 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        94 |        93 |        69 |        74 |      7.04 |
 |  Total ....................|       149 |       151 |       113 |       124 |     10.25 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -21 |       -19 |       -16 |        -8 |    -45.86 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -149 |      -128 |       -95 |      -104 |      8.73 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -26 |       -34 |       -26 |       -22 |    -15.32 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -43 |       -32 |       -28 |       -16 |    -42.24 |
 |  Total ....................|      -240 |      -214 |      -165 |      -150 |     -8.90 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         4 |         2 |         2 |         1 |    -37.85 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         1 |         1 |         1 |    -39.57 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        -2 |         0 |         0 |        -3 |   -876.82 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,246 |    -1,350 |    -1,020 |    -1,141 |     11.92 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,243 |    -1,347 |    -1,017 |    -1,143 |     12.42 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         . |         . |         . |         . |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         3 |         2 |         2 |      7.83 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         2 |         1 |         1 |    -12.39 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -21 |       -78 |       -64 |       -68 |      5.80 |
 |  Total ....................|       -18 |       -73 |       -61 |       -65 |      5.99 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         . |         . |         . |         . |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         1 |    -13.90 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -81 |       -79 |       -61 |       -57 |     -6.93 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -70 |         7 |         5 |         4 |    -23.10 |
 |  Total ....................|      -151 |       -71 |       -55 |       -52 |     -5.58 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        21 |        24 |        18 |        23 |     23.86 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        50 |        50 |        38 |        41 |      7.42 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        25 |        24 |        16 |        22 |     39.20 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        13 |        17 |        12 |        13 |      7.75 |
 |  Total ....................|       109 |       116 |        84 |        98 |     16.93 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -241 |      -248 |      -187 |      -213 |     13.95 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -496 |      -458 |      -349 |      -364 |      4.34 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -42 |       -46 |       -32 |       -38 |     19.73 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -169 |      -159 |      -125 |      -118 |     -5.29 |
 |  Total ....................|      -948 |      -911 |      -692 |      -733 |      5.90 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         8 |         9 |         5 |         6 |      6.89 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        57 |        54 |        40 |        38 |     -4.62 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        87 |        95 |        69 |        68 |     -2.65 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        85 |        94 |        70 |        74 |      5.34 |
 |  Total ....................|       237 |       252 |       185 |       186 |      0.23 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        32 |        44 |        32 |        36 |     10.93 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         0 |        -0 |   -212.25 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        -4 |        -6 |        -4 |        -7 |     72.82 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -129 |      -131 |       -98 |      -101 |      2.56 |
 |  Total ....................|      -100 |       -91 |       -70 |       -72 |      3.56 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.