12/06/18
                           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-October    |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD 10/17-|
 |                            |    2016   |    2017   |    2017   |    2018   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |   10/18   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     4,347 |     4,359 |     3,705 |     3,791 |      2.32 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,563 |     8,863 |     7,453 |     7,751 |      3.99 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     3,572 |     3,735 |     3,099 |     3,187 |      2.83 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     5,643 |     5,714 |     4,713 |     5,046 |      7.07 |
 |  Total ....................|    22,124 |    22,672 |    18,970 |    19,775 |      4.24 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       376 |       365 |       309 |       281 |     -8.78 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,248 |     1,309 |     1,108 |     1,128 |      1.77 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,602 |     1,703 |     1,408 |     1,468 |      4.25 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,956 |     1,999 |     1,650 |     1,599 |     -3.12 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,181 |     5,376 |     4,475 |     4,476 |      0.02 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       551 |       543 |       458 |       572 |     24.97 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,795 |     3,876 |     3,262 |     3,419 |      4.82 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       656 |       693 |       583 |       581 |     -0.24 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       891 |       880 |       729 |       857 |     17.55 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,893 |     5,992 |     5,031 |     5,429 |      7.91 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        39 |        33 |        29 |        31 |      7.53 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        87 |        62 |        44 |        60 |     36.24 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        22 |        23 |        20 |        21 |      6.32 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        40 |        42 |        36 |        36 |      0.32 |
 |  Total ....................|       188 |       160 |       128 |       148 |     15.27 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         4 |         4 |         4 |      9.16 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         3 |         2 |         2 |    -10.29 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         1 |         1 |         2 |     66.20 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        18 |        20 |        15 |        15 |     -4.55 |
 |  Total ....................|        26 |        28 |        22 |        22 |      0.53 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       399 |       331 |       289 |       205 |    -29.14 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       351 |       453 |       365 |       389 |      6.58 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        79 |        87 |        71 |        83 |     17.83 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        70 |        90 |        74 |       114 |     53.74 |
 |  Total ....................|       899 |       961 |       799 |       791 |     -0.98 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        82 |        80 |        67 |        70 |      4.15 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        90 |        96 |        82 |        79 |     -3.03 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        48 |        44 |        38 |        34 |     -9.68 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        83 |        77 |        63 |        64 |      0.44 |
 |  Total ....................|       303 |       298 |       250 |       247 |     -1.25 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        25 |        25 |        21 |        25 |     19.21 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       188 |       178 |       149 |       149 |      0.62 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        37 |        37 |        30 |        42 |     40.31 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        92 |        92 |        73 |        93 |     26.51 |
 |  Total ....................|       342 |       332 |       273 |       309 |     13.36 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        16 |        21 |        18 |        13 |    -28.43 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        61 |        53 |        39 |    -26.98 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        16 |        16 |        13 |        12 |    -10.57 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        25 |        23 |        18 |        19 |      9.34 |
 |  Total ....................|       103 |       120 |       101 |        82 |    -18.81 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       103 |       100 |        79 |        87 |     10.20 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       146 |       138 |       115 |       125 |      8.94 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        87 |        88 |        72 |        74 |      1.59 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       201 |       200 |       168 |       191 |     14.07 |
 |  Total ....................|       537 |       525 |       434 |       477 |      9.92 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       653 |       651 |       557 |       535 |     -3.93 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       840 |       877 |       743 |       777 |      4.49 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       353 |       353 |       297 |       301 |      1.32 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       714 |       689 |       557 |       619 |     11.06 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,561 |     2,570 |     2,154 |     2,231 |      3.57 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       653 |       651 |       557 |       535 |     -3.92 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       840 |       878 |       744 |       777 |      4.46 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       353 |       353 |       297 |       301 |      1.30 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       715 |       690 |       558 |       619 |     11.05 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,562 |     2,572 |     2,156 |     2,233 |      3.56 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       163 |       152 |       125 |       168 |     34.66 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       269 |       255 |       214 |       247 |     15.03 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        71 |        81 |        66 |        77 |     16.42 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        56 |        65 |        54 |        64 |     17.46 |
 |  Total ....................|       559 |       553 |       460 |       556 |     20.86 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         6 |         5 |         4 |         4 |      4.87 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        58 |        49 |        41 |    -16.82 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        56 |        66 |        50 |        52 |      3.71 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        43 |        46 |        38 |        53 |     39.87 |
 |  Total ....................|       151 |       175 |       142 |       151 |      6.32 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        10 |         8 |         8 |         6 |    -25.94 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        36 |        19 |        15 |        11 |    -26.29 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        18 |        19 |        16 |        14 |    -12.27 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        74 |        85 |        70 |        66 |     -5.87 |
 |  Total ....................|       138 |       131 |       109 |        97 |    -11.17 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     2,571 |     2,674 |     2,269 |     2,431 |      7.15 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     6,247 |     6,425 |     5,420 |     5,628 |      3.83 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,559 |     2,707 |     2,241 |     2,307 |      2.94 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,732 |     3,846 |     3,177 |     3,336 |      5.03 |
 |  Total ....................|    15,110 |    15,652 |    13,107 |    13,702 |      4.54 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.