05/03/18
                           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-March      |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  3/17-|
 |                            |    2016   |    2017   |    2017   |    2018   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    3/18   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     4,347 |     4,359 |     1,108 |     1,115 |      0.64 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,563 |     8,863 |     2,164 |     2,275 |      5.09 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     3,572 |     3,735 |       886 |       910 |      2.75 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     5,643 |     5,714 |     1,351 |     1,425 |      5.47 |
 |  Total ....................|    22,124 |    22,672 |     5,510 |     5,726 |      3.91 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       376 |       365 |        91 |        90 |     -0.06 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,248 |     1,309 |       310 |       320 |      3.10 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,602 |     1,703 |       385 |       412 |      7.00 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,956 |     1,999 |       460 |       444 |     -3.51 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,181 |     5,376 |     1,246 |     1,266 |      1.64 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       551 |       543 |       140 |       180 |     28.60 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,795 |     3,876 |       953 |     1,005 |      5.42 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       656 |       693 |       173 |       172 |     -0.68 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       891 |       880 |       214 |       254 |     18.33 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,893 |     5,992 |     1,480 |     1,609 |      8.77 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        39 |        33 |         6 |         9 |     37.94 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        87 |        62 |        13 |        18 |     32.00 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        22 |        23 |         9 |         4 |    -50.64 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        40 |        42 |        10 |        10 |      0.45 |
 |  Total ....................|       188 |       160 |        38 |        40 |      5.82 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         4 |         1 |         1 |     27.37 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         3 |         1 |         0 |    -46.94 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         1 |         0 |         1 |    488.16 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        18 |        20 |         4 |         5 |     30.99 |
 |  Total ....................|        26 |        28 |         5 |         7 |     35.25 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       399 |       331 |        84 |        61 |    -27.14 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       351 |       453 |        94 |       114 |     20.39 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        79 |        87 |        21 |        23 |     10.20 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        70 |        90 |        18 |        22 |     18.95 |
 |  Total ....................|       899 |       961 |       217 |       219 |      0.98 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        82 |        80 |        21 |        20 |     -5.36 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        90 |        96 |        27 |        25 |     -9.10 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        48 |        44 |        11 |         9 |    -18.68 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        83 |        77 |        19 |        18 |     -4.94 |
 |  Total ....................|       303 |       298 |        78 |        72 |     -8.48 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        25 |        25 |         7 |         8 |     18.56 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       188 |       178 |        42 |        46 |      7.33 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        37 |        37 |         8 |        10 |     29.16 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        92 |        92 |        20 |        23 |     16.21 |
 |  Total ....................|       342 |       332 |        77 |        87 |     12.84 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        16 |        21 |         6 |         4 |    -29.68 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        61 |        12 |        13 |      4.33 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        16 |        16 |         3 |         3 |      6.80 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        25 |        23 |         5 |         6 |      3.87 |
 |  Total ....................|       103 |       120 |        27 |        26 |     -3.07 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       103 |       100 |        27 |        22 |    -19.22 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       146 |       138 |        31 |        36 |     14.05 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        87 |        88 |        22 |        23 |      4.38 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       201 |       200 |        50 |        55 |     10.71 |
 |  Total ....................|       537 |       525 |       130 |       136 |      4.24 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       653 |       651 |       160 |       166 |      3.72 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       840 |       877 |       218 |       232 |      6.42 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       353 |       353 |        92 |        86 |     -6.55 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       714 |       689 |       162 |       176 |      8.41 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,561 |     2,570 |       633 |       661 |      4.37 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       653 |       651 |       160 |       166 |      3.72 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       840 |       878 |       219 |       232 |      6.26 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       353 |       353 |        92 |        86 |     -6.55 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       715 |       690 |       163 |       177 |      8.45 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,562 |     2,572 |       634 |       661 |      4.33 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       163 |       152 |        41 |        43 |      5.33 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       269 |       255 |        62 |        71 |     13.98 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        71 |        81 |        20 |        23 |     12.94 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        56 |        65 |        14 |        16 |     12.07 |
 |  Total ....................|       559 |       553 |       138 |       153 |     11.06 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         6 |         5 |         2 |         1 |    -24.61 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        58 |        15 |        11 |    -22.17 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        56 |        66 |        13 |        14 |      9.22 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        43 |        46 |        10 |        15 |     46.69 |
 |  Total ....................|       151 |       175 |        40 |        42 |      6.03 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        10 |         8 |         2 |         3 |     13.33 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        36 |        19 |         5 |         3 |    -31.40 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        18 |        19 |         5 |         5 |      5.23 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        74 |        85 |        18 |        19 |      6.13 |
 |  Total ....................|       138 |       131 |        30 |        30 |      0.67 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     2,571 |     2,674 |       668 |       708 |      6.04 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     6,247 |     6,425 |     1,588 |     1,648 |      3.79 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,559 |     2,707 |       631 |       660 |      4.62 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,732 |     3,846 |       903 |       947 |      4.88 |
 |  Total ....................|    15,110 |    15,652 |     3,789 |     3,963 |      4.58 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.