11/02/18
                           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-September  |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  9/17-|
 |                            |    2016   |    2017   |    2017   |    2018   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    9/18   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     4,347 |     4,359 |     3,334 |     3,418 |      2.53 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,563 |     8,863 |     6,661 |     6,922 |      3.93 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     3,572 |     3,735 |     2,758 |     2,840 |      2.97 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     5,643 |     5,714 |     4,171 |     4,406 |      5.64 |
 |  Total ....................|    22,124 |    22,672 |    16,923 |    17,586 |      3.92 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       376 |       365 |       279 |       256 |     -8.35 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,248 |     1,309 |       992 |     1,011 |      1.89 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,602 |     1,703 |     1,259 |     1,309 |      3.98 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,956 |     1,999 |     1,458 |     1,402 |     -3.86 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,181 |     5,376 |     3,988 |     3,977 |     -0.27 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       551 |       543 |       409 |       519 |     26.85 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,795 |     3,876 |     2,903 |     3,039 |      4.70 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       656 |       693 |       519 |       515 |     -0.69 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       891 |       880 |       642 |       743 |     15.74 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,893 |     5,992 |     4,472 |     4,816 |      7.68 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        39 |        33 |        24 |        26 |     11.18 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        87 |        62 |        40 |        55 |     36.79 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        22 |        23 |        18 |        19 |      4.82 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        40 |        42 |        32 |        33 |      2.92 |
 |  Total ....................|       188 |       160 |       114 |       133 |     16.87 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         4 |         3 |         4 |     15.64 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         3 |         2 |         2 |     -3.87 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         1 |         1 |         2 |     90.28 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        18 |        20 |        13 |        13 |     -3.47 |
 |  Total ....................|        26 |        28 |        19 |        20 |      4.27 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       399 |       331 |       262 |       189 |    -27.82 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       351 |       453 |       322 |       349 |      8.17 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        79 |        87 |        63 |        73 |     15.88 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        70 |        90 |        66 |        95 |     44.33 |
 |  Total ....................|       899 |       961 |       713 |       706 |     -1.02 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        82 |        80 |        62 |        63 |      1.41 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        90 |        96 |        73 |        73 |     -0.61 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        48 |        44 |        34 |        30 |    -12.10 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        83 |        77 |        56 |        56 |     -0.80 |
 |  Total ....................|       303 |       298 |       226 |       222 |     -1.85 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        25 |        25 |        20 |        23 |     16.09 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       188 |       178 |       134 |       132 |     -1.50 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        37 |        37 |        26 |        38 |     45.29 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        92 |        92 |        65 |        81 |     23.46 |
 |  Total ....................|       342 |       332 |       246 |       274 |     11.60 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        16 |        21 |        17 |        11 |    -31.59 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        61 |        46 |        36 |    -22.75 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        16 |        16 |        11 |        10 |     -9.94 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        25 |        23 |        16 |        18 |      9.10 |
 |  Total ....................|       103 |       120 |        90 |        75 |    -17.07 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       103 |       100 |        70 |        75 |      7.20 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       146 |       138 |       102 |       109 |      6.86 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        87 |        88 |        64 |        65 |      0.68 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       201 |       200 |       149 |       170 |     14.48 |
 |  Total ....................|       537 |       525 |       385 |       419 |      8.83 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       653 |       651 |       499 |       482 |     -3.45 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       840 |       877 |       671 |       699 |      4.12 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       353 |       353 |       266 |       265 |     -0.24 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       714 |       689 |       496 |       550 |     10.82 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,561 |     2,570 |     1,933 |     1,996 |      3.28 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       653 |       651 |       499 |       482 |     -3.45 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       840 |       878 |       672 |       700 |      4.07 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       353 |       353 |       266 |       266 |     -0.24 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       715 |       690 |       497 |       550 |     10.81 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,562 |     2,572 |     1,934 |     1,998 |      3.27 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       163 |       152 |       117 |       152 |     30.27 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       269 |       255 |       193 |       221 |     14.89 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        71 |        81 |        56 |        70 |     25.52 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        56 |        65 |        48 |        56 |     16.97 |
 |  Total ....................|       559 |       553 |       413 |       500 |     20.92 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         6 |         5 |         3 |         4 |     21.57 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        58 |        44 |        37 |    -15.07 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        56 |        66 |        42 |        45 |      7.64 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        43 |        46 |        34 |        47 |     40.91 |
 |  Total ....................|       151 |       175 |       123 |       134 |      8.99 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        10 |         8 |         8 |         6 |    -26.48 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        36 |        19 |        14 |        10 |    -30.38 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        18 |        19 |        14 |        13 |    -10.35 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        74 |        85 |        61 |        59 |     -4.19 |
 |  Total ....................|       138 |       131 |        98 |        87 |    -10.70 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     2,571 |     2,674 |     2,033 |     2,186 |      7.50 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     6,247 |     6,425 |     4,843 |     5,018 |      3.61 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,559 |     2,707 |     1,996 |     2,054 |      2.93 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,732 |     3,846 |     2,806 |     2,895 |      3.20 |
 |  Total ....................|    15,110 |    15,652 |    11,678 |    12,153 |      4.07 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.