11/05/19
                           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  9/18-|
 |                            |    2017   |    2018   |    2018   |    2019   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    9/19   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,297 |     1,001 |       890 |       867 |     -2.59 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       678 |       401 |       365 |       444 |     21.45 |
 |  Made-up ..................|   -20,654 |   -22,801 |   -16,726 |   -17,463 |      4.40 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -76,840 |   -79,406 |   -59,679 |   -62,702 |      5.06 |
 |  Total ....................|   -95,519 |  -100,805 |   -75,150 |   -78,854 |      4.93 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,895 |     2,018 |     1,580 |     1,484 |     -6.11 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     4,337 |     4,439 |     3,378 |     3,258 |     -3.56 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       683 |       650 |       497 |       380 |    -23.42 |
 |  Apparel ..................|   -11,162 |   -11,547 |    -8,771 |    -9,082 |      3.54 |
 |  Total ....................|    -4,247 |    -4,441 |    -3,316 |    -3,960 |     19.42 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,591 |     1,669 |     1,270 |     1,333 |      4.96 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       868 |       915 |       695 |       765 |     10.15 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -100 |      -118 |       -85 |      -101 |     18.66 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -7,360 |    -7,680 |    -5,726 |    -6,056 |      5.77 |
 |  Total ....................|    -5,001 |    -5,214 |    -3,847 |    -4,059 |      5.53 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       430 |       513 |       419 |       291 |    -30.52 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,871 |     3,955 |     3,007 |     2,900 |     -3.54 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       823 |       824 |       622 |       552 |    -11.33 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,487 |    -1,381 |    -1,135 |      -963 |    -15.21 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,638 |     3,911 |     2,912 |     2,780 |     -4.53 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        85 |        82 |        69 |        35 |    -49.47 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       606 |       595 |       452 |       518 |     14.63 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,346 |     1,416 |     1,058 |     1,045 |     -1.20 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,392 |     1,260 |       897 |     1,023 |     14.03 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,430 |     3,354 |     2,476 |     2,621 |      5.87 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       344 |       431 |       350 |       256 |    -26.81 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,266 |     3,360 |     2,555 |     2,383 |     -6.76 |
 |  Made-up ..................|      -523 |      -592 |      -436 |      -494 |     13.27 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,879 |    -2,641 |    -2,033 |    -1,986 |     -2.30 |
 |  Total ....................|       208 |       558 |       437 |       159 |    -63.55 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        44 |        49 |        39 |        31 |    -18.85 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       121 |        93 |        71 |        66 |     -7.59 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -12 |        -9 |        -6 |       -10 |     50.93 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,226 |    -1,330 |    -1,013 |      -995 |     -1.78 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,072 |    -1,197 |      -909 |      -907 |     -0.23 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       214 |       267 |       210 |       187 |    -11.16 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        85 |        79 |        61 |        73 |     20.25 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -25 |       -40 |       -28 |       -37 |     29.69 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,774 |    -1,788 |    -1,330 |    -1,317 |     -0.92 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,501 |    -1,482 |    -1,087 |    -1,094 |      0.68 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,033 |     1,028 |       772 |       870 |     12.59 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       272 |       309 |       230 |       235 |      2.33 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -22 |       -21 |       -15 |       -20 |     30.75 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -2,362 |    -2,463 |    -1,805 |    -2,047 |     13.35 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,079 |    -1,147 |      -818 |      -961 |     17.49 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         4 |         3 |         4 |     27.16 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       166 |       225 |       170 |       189 |     10.82 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |        -1 |        -0 |        -0 |    -32.80 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,320 |    -1,397 |    -1,055 |    -1,159 |      9.80 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,148 |    -1,168 |      -882 |      -967 |      9.55 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        18 |        20 |        15 |        16 |      4.98 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        41 |        43 |        34 |        74 |    119.91 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        16 |        19 |        14 |        15 |      6.93 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         0 |        10 |         5 |        -4 |   -195.85 |
 |  Total ....................|        75 |        91 |        68 |       101 |     48.95 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       280 |       302 |       230 |       225 |     -2.17 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       182 |       166 |       129 |       128 |     -0.41 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -61 |       -66 |       -49 |       -50 |      1.31 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -678 |      -712 |      -527 |      -534 |      1.33 |
 |  Total ....................|      -277 |      -311 |      -218 |      -231 |      6.05 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        50 |        49 |        38 |        38 |     -0.27 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        40 |        38 |        30 |        16 |    -47.37 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -28 |       -30 |       -25 |       -27 |      8.92 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -183 |      -212 |      -161 |      -156 |     -2.93 |
 |  Total ....................|      -121 |      -154 |      -118 |      -130 |     10.07 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        -2 |        -3 |        -0 |        -6 |   2173.92 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        19 |        20 |        14 |        15 |      3.43 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |        -4 |        -2 |        -2 |    -15.94 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -597 |      -637 |      -474 |      -497 |      4.79 |
 |  Total ....................|      -580 |      -625 |      -462 |      -490 |      6.03 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        12 |        13 |        11 |        10 |     -2.41 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        16 |        19 |        17 |        19 |     14.07 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        30 |        29 |        23 |        16 |    -30.76 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        93 |       100 |        74 |        73 |     -1.66 |
 |  Total ....................|       151 |       160 |       124 |       118 |     -4.91 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       -19 |       -12 |        -8 |        -6 |    -23.32 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -128 |      -138 |      -104 |      -101 |     -2.43 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -34 |       -33 |       -22 |       -24 |      9.66 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -32 |       -18 |       -16 |       -24 |     51.74 |
 |  Total ....................|      -214 |      -201 |      -150 |      -156 |      3.96 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         1 |         1 |         0 |    -89.18 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         1 |     52.42 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |        -5 |        -3 |        -4 |     31.51 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    -1,346 |    -1,476 |    -1,137 |    -1,353 |     19.06 |
 |  Total ....................|    -1,343 |    -1,478 |    -1,138 |    -1,357 |     19.17 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         . |         . |         . |         . |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         3 |         3 |         2 |         1 |    -28.92 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         2 |         1 |         1 |     14.60 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       -78 |       -79 |       -68 |         1 |   -101.03 |
 |  Total ....................|       -73 |       -75 |       -65 |         3 |   -104.84 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |        -0 |   -224.76 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         0 |    -58.32 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -79 |       -76 |       -57 |       -49 |    -13.98 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         7 |         5 |         4 |         4 |     -6.18 |
 |  Total ....................|       -71 |       -69 |       -52 |       -46 |    -12.79 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        24 |        32 |        23 |        17 |    -24.19 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        50 |        62 |        41 |        33 |    -18.52 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        24 |        31 |        22 |        16 |    -23.78 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        17 |        19 |        13 |         7 |    -45.56 |
 |  Total ....................|       116 |       144 |        98 |        74 |    -24.60 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|      -248 |      -301 |      -214 |      -234 |      9.43 |
 |  Fabric ...................|      -458 |      -488 |      -363 |      -429 |     18.29 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       -46 |       -50 |       -36 |       -53 |     46.38 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -159 |      -154 |      -118 |       -87 |    -26.00 |
 |  Total ....................|      -910 |      -993 |      -731 |      -803 |      9.96 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         9 |         8 |         6 |         8 |     40.26 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        54 |        51 |        38 |        36 |     -6.21 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        95 |        90 |        68 |        64 |     -4.79 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        94 |       101 |        74 |        76 |      3.22 |
 |  Total ....................|       252 |       250 |       186 |       185 |     -0.50 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        44 |        48 |        36 |        33 |     -7.11 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |        -0 |        -0 |         1 |   -493.62 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        -6 |        -9 |        -7 |        -8 |     12.09 |
 |  Apparel ..................|      -131 |      -136 |      -101 |      -106 |      4.56 |
 |  Total ....................|       -91 |       -97 |       -72 |       -79 |      8.66 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.