10/05/17
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  Total exports
                                    Type:  F.A.S. Value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
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 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-August     |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  8/16-|
 |                            |    2015   |    2016   |    2016   |    2017   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    8/17   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     4,747 |     4,347 |     2,929 |     2,963 |      1.14 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     9,039 |     8,563 |     5,757 |     5,919 |      2.81 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     3,694 |     3,572 |     2,363 |     2,440 |      3.25 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     6,143 |     5,643 |     3,755 |     3,685 |     -1.86 |
 |  Total ....................|    23,622 |    22,124 |    14,805 |    15,007 |      1.36 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       394 |       376 |       248 |       246 |     -1.03 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,265 |     1,248 |       839 |       877 |      4.46 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,595 |     1,602 |     1,065 |     1,106 |      3.91 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,014 |     1,956 |     1,251 |     1,275 |      1.91 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,268 |     5,181 |     3,404 |     3,504 |      2.95 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       625 |       551 |       374 |       367 |     -1.67 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     4,011 |     3,795 |     2,578 |     2,571 |     -0.26 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       641 |       656 |       427 |       464 |      8.77 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,191 |       891 |       616 |       570 |     -7.53 |
 |  Total ....................|     6,467 |     5,893 |     3,994 |     3,972 |     -0.55 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        44 |        39 |        24 |        22 |    -11.35 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        69 |        87 |        50 |        36 |    -28.61 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        18 |        22 |        12 |        17 |     40.96 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        41 |        40 |        27 |        28 |      4.54 |
 |  Total ....................|       171 |       188 |       113 |       103 |     -9.65 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         8 |         3 |         2 |         3 |     53.23 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         3 |         4 |         3 |         2 |    -31.94 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         3 |         2 |         1 |         1 |    -36.64 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        12 |        18 |        14 |        11 |    -18.76 |
 |  Total ....................|        27 |        26 |        20 |        17 |    -15.16 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       493 |       399 |       276 |       232 |    -15.65 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       365 |       351 |       229 |       282 |     23.04 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        80 |        79 |        52 |        56 |      7.97 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        73 |        70 |        47 |        58 |     24.29 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,011 |       899 |       603 |       629 |      4.17 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       108 |        82 |        54 |        57 |      4.39 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       100 |        90 |        61 |        66 |      7.15 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        56 |        48 |        31 |        30 |     -0.66 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       100 |        83 |        56 |        50 |    -10.87 |
 |  Total ....................|       364 |       303 |       202 |       203 |      0.22 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        28 |        25 |        17 |        18 |      3.24 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       207 |       188 |       125 |       118 |     -5.69 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        38 |        37 |        25 |        23 |     -7.03 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        97 |        92 |        59 |        57 |     -4.11 |
 |  Total ....................|       369 |       342 |       226 |       215 |     -4.75 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        14 |        16 |         8 |        15 |     72.16 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        46 |        31 |        41 |     32.55 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        17 |        16 |        10 |        10 |     -2.68 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        27 |        25 |        17 |        14 |    -13.43 |
 |  Total ....................|       105 |       103 |        66 |        80 |     20.70 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       109 |       103 |        58 |        64 |      9.79 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       152 |       146 |        96 |        90 |     -6.55 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        90 |        87 |        58 |        57 |     -3.07 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       221 |       201 |       141 |       127 |     -9.74 |
 |  Total ....................|       572 |       537 |       354 |       338 |     -4.57 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       619 |       653 |       424 |       441 |      3.99 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       876 |       840 |       561 |       603 |      7.47 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       360 |       353 |       238 |       236 |     -0.75 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       713 |       714 |       481 |       443 |     -7.91 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,568 |     2,561 |     1,705 |     1,724 |      1.12 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       619 |       653 |       424 |       441 |      3.99 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       877 |       840 |       562 |       604 |      7.55 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       360 |       353 |       238 |       237 |     -0.74 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       713 |       715 |       481 |       443 |     -7.90 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,570 |     2,562 |     1,706 |     1,725 |      1.15 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       185 |       163 |       106 |       101 |     -4.58 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       258 |       269 |       175 |       170 |     -2.69 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        70 |        71 |        45 |        49 |      9.31 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        62 |        56 |        36 |        43 |     17.41 |
 |  Total ....................|       575 |       559 |       362 |       362 |      0.25 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         6 |         6 |         4 |         3 |    -16.45 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        51 |        46 |        29 |        40 |     36.57 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        63 |        56 |        35 |        36 |      3.54 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        40 |        43 |        28 |        31 |      9.96 |
 |  Total ....................|       161 |       151 |        96 |       110 |     14.64 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        22 |        10 |         7 |         7 |     11.44 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        29 |        36 |        23 |        13 |    -44.42 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        26 |        18 |        13 |        12 |     -4.33 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        96 |        74 |        48 |        55 |     16.18 |
 |  Total ....................|       173 |       138 |        90 |        88 |     -2.56 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     2,846 |     2,571 |     1,751 |     1,804 |      3.04 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     6,611 |     6,247 |     4,231 |     4,302 |      1.69 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,605 |     2,559 |     1,687 |     1,764 |      4.56 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     4,159 |     3,732 |     2,448 |     2,477 |      1.19 |
 |  Total ....................|    16,221 |    15,110 |    10,116 |    10,347 |      2.28 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.