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 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,730 |     1,894 |       470 |       521 |     10.85 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     4,147 |     4,328 |     1,064 |     1,119 |      5.14 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       579 |       619 |       148 |       150 |      1.69 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -11,194 |   -11,198 |    -2,630 |    -2,684 |      2.05 |
 |  Total ....................|    -4,737 |    -4,357 |      -948 |      -894 |     -5.72 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,481 |     1,591 |       398 |       392 |     -1.37 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       856 |       868 |       220 |       238 |      8.56 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -97 |      -100 |       -23 |       -25 |      9.78 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -7,661 |    -7,381 |    -1,721 |    -1,739 |      1.09 |
 |  Total ....................|    -5,421 |    -5,022 |    -1,126 |    -1,134 |      0.67 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       387 |       430 |       101 |       158 |     55.89 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,741 |     3,863 |       938 |       975 |      3.91 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       722 |       761 |       184 |       191 |      3.79 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,292 |    -1,500 |      -352 |      -347 |     -1.49 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,558 |     3,554 |       872 |       977 |     12.10 |
 |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 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        49 |        44 |        13 |        14 |      6.93 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       121 |       121 |        31 |        26 |    -16.07 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -11 |       -12 |        -2 |        -1 |    -43.77 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,282 |    -1,227 |      -322 |      -321 |     -0.23 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,122 |    -1,073 |      -280 |      -282 |      0.86 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       146 |       214 |        41 |        67 |     65.70 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       100 |        85 |        21 |        22 |      1.48 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -29 |       -25 |        -6 |       -10 |     59.43 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,822 |    -1,783 |      -412 |      -409 |     -0.85 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,605 |    -1,510 |      -357 |      -330 |     -7.47 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,005 |     1,033 |       268 |       232 |    -13.24 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       272 |       272 |        67 |        76 |     14.14 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -28 |       -22 |        -6 |        -4 |    -41.23 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,462 |    -2,369 |      -525 |      -526 |      0.05 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,214 |    -1,086 |      -197 |      -221 |     11.94 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         2 |         0 |         1 |     34.01 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       158 |       166 |        41 |        58 |     40.83 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        10 |         4 |         2 |         1 |    -79.41 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,362 |    -1,323 |      -320 |      -343 |      7.11 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,192 |    -1,151 |      -276 |      -284 |      2.83 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        21 |        18 |         4 |         5 |     23.67 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        38 |        41 |        10 |        12 |     22.26 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        22 |        16 |         3 |         4 |     22.39 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        -4 |         0 |         1 |         0 |    -68.02 |
 |  Total ....................|        77 |        75 |        18 |        21 |     18.94 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       257 |       280 |        72 |        73 |      1.76 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       168 |       182 |        49 |        44 |     -9.94 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -63 |       -61 |       -13 |       -14 |      5.66 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -728 |      -679 |      -142 |      -142 |     -0.35 |
 |  Total ....................|      -365 |      -279 |       -34 |       -38 |     11.39 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        50 |        50 |        13 |        13 |     -2.46 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        40 |        11 |        12 |      8.12 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -30 |       -28 |        -9 |        -8 |     -6.12 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -184 |      -183 |       -43 |       -52 |     20.52 |
 |  Total ....................|      -117 |      -122 |       -28 |       -36 |     27.59 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        -6 |        -2 |         0 |        -0 |   -213.52 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        20 |        19 |         5 |         4 |    -26.26 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |         1 |         2 |        -1 |   -155.00 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -570 |      -598 |      -150 |      -158 |      5.32 |
 |  Total ....................|      -551 |      -581 |      -142 |      -156 |      9.34 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        17 |        12 |         2 |         2 |     -0.15 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        16 |        16 |         5 |         5 |     10.87 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        23 |        30 |         8 |         9 |      8.57 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        94 |        93 |        22 |        21 |     -2.91 |
 |  Total ....................|       149 |       151 |        37 |        38 |      1.49 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -21 |       -19 |        -5 |        -3 |    -39.34 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -149 |      -128 |       -35 |       -32 |     -7.14 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -26 |       -34 |        -9 |        -8 |    -17.78 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -43 |       -32 |       -13 |        -4 |    -68.54 |
 |  Total ....................|      -240 |      -214 |       -62 |       -47 |    -24.48 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         4 |         2 |         1 |         0 |    -99.58 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    -87.60 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        -2 |         0 |        -0 |        -1 |  15707.06 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,246 |    -1,348 |      -313 |      -341 |      8.77 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,243 |    -1,344 |      -312 |      -342 |      9.53 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         . |         . |         . |         . |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         3 |         1 |         1 |     60.20 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         2 |         0 |         0 |      3.52 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -21 |       -78 |       -24 |       -31 |     25.41 |
 |  Total ....................|       -18 |       -73 |       -23 |       -29 |     24.82 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         . |         . |         . |         . |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    -51.55 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -81 |       -79 |       -23 |       -20 |    -13.00 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -70 |         7 |         2 |         1 |    -22.67 |
 |  Total ....................|      -151 |       -71 |       -20 |       -18 |    -11.66 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        21 |        24 |         7 |         5 |    -28.04 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        50 |        50 |        12 |        13 |      8.32 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        25 |        24 |         5 |         6 |     17.69 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        13 |        17 |         4 |         4 |      2.35 |
 |  Total ....................|       109 |       116 |        28 |        28 |      0.64 |
 |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 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         8 |         9 |         2 |         2 |     -9.56 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        57 |        54 |        13 |        13 |     -1.23 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        87 |        95 |        20 |        19 |     -4.39 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        85 |        94 |        23 |        25 |      8.62 |
 |  Total ....................|       237 |       252 |        58 |        59 |      1.17 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        32 |        44 |        10 |         9 |     -9.71 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |        -0 |         0 |   -435.66 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        -4 |        -6 |        -1 |        -2 |     93.21 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -129 |      -131 |       -30 |       -33 |      7.25 |
 |  Total ....................|      -100 |       -91 |       -21 |       -25 |     19.01 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.