03/06/19
                           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-December   |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD 12/17-|
 |                            |    2016   |    2017   |    2017   |    2018   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |   12/18   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     4,347 |     4,359 |     4,359 |     4,440 |      1.84 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,563 |     8,863 |     8,863 |     9,128 |      2.98 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     3,572 |     3,735 |     3,735 |     3,822 |      2.32 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     5,643 |     5,714 |     5,714 |     6,078 |      6.38 |
 |  Total ....................|    22,124 |    22,672 |    22,672 |    23,467 |      3.51 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       376 |       365 |       365 |       329 |     -9.87 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,248 |     1,309 |     1,309 |     1,330 |      1.57 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,602 |     1,703 |     1,703 |     1,752 |      2.92 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,956 |     1,999 |     1,999 |     1,929 |     -3.49 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,181 |     5,376 |     5,376 |     5,340 |     -0.66 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       551 |       543 |       543 |       654 |     20.57 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,795 |     3,876 |     3,876 |     4,008 |      3.40 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       656 |       693 |       693 |       699 |      0.90 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       891 |       880 |       880 |       995 |     13.05 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,893 |     5,992 |     5,992 |     6,356 |      6.08 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        39 |        33 |        33 |        37 |     11.18 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        87 |        62 |        62 |        74 |     19.37 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        22 |        23 |        23 |        27 |     17.22 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        40 |        42 |        42 |        41 |     -1.56 |
 |  Total ....................|       188 |       160 |       160 |       179 |     11.84 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         4 |         4 |         4 |      6.62 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         3 |         3 |         2 |    -34.97 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         1 |         1 |         2 |     52.75 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        18 |        20 |        20 |        17 |    -14.13 |
 |  Total ....................|        26 |        28 |        28 |        25 |    -10.67 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       399 |       331 |       331 |       229 |    -30.63 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       351 |       453 |       453 |       461 |      1.71 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        79 |        87 |        87 |       100 |     15.37 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        70 |        90 |        90 |       137 |     53.06 |
 |  Total ....................|       899 |       961 |       961 |       928 |     -3.40 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        82 |        80 |        80 |        86 |      7.38 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        90 |        96 |        96 |        96 |      0.01 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        48 |        44 |        44 |        42 |     -4.87 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        83 |        77 |        77 |        78 |      1.43 |
 |  Total ....................|       303 |       298 |       298 |       303 |      1.62 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        25 |        25 |        25 |        30 |     19.19 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       188 |       178 |       178 |       177 |     -0.32 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        37 |        37 |        37 |        51 |     37.33 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        92 |        92 |        92 |       109 |     18.67 |
 |  Total ....................|       342 |       332 |       332 |       367 |     10.63 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        16 |        21 |        21 |        15 |    -31.18 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        61 |        61 |        44 |    -27.08 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        16 |        16 |        16 |        15 |     -3.43 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        25 |        23 |        23 |        23 |      3.86 |
 |  Total ....................|       103 |       120 |       120 |        98 |    -18.91 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       103 |       100 |       100 |       108 |      8.51 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       146 |       138 |       138 |       150 |      8.18 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        87 |        88 |        88 |        89 |      0.93 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       201 |       200 |       200 |       224 |     12.40 |
 |  Total ....................|       537 |       525 |       525 |       571 |      8.64 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       653 |       651 |       651 |       629 |     -3.48 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       840 |       877 |       877 |       909 |      3.60 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       353 |       353 |       353 |       361 |      2.36 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       714 |       689 |       689 |       756 |      9.65 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,561 |     2,570 |     2,570 |     2,654 |      3.26 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       653 |       651 |       651 |       629 |     -3.47 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       840 |       878 |       878 |       910 |      3.65 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       353 |       353 |       353 |       361 |      2.26 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       715 |       690 |       690 |       757 |      9.67 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,562 |     2,572 |     2,572 |     2,657 |      3.27 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       163 |       152 |       152 |       205 |     34.55 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       269 |       255 |       255 |       300 |     17.45 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        71 |        81 |        81 |        92 |     14.31 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        56 |        65 |        65 |        78 |     19.60 |
 |  Total ....................|       559 |       553 |       553 |       675 |     21.95 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         6 |         5 |         5 |         5 |      4.45 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        46 |        58 |        58 |        48 |    -17.28 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        56 |        66 |        66 |        62 |     -5.80 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        43 |        46 |        46 |        70 |     50.87 |
 |  Total ....................|       151 |       175 |       175 |       185 |      5.71 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        10 |         8 |         8 |         6 |    -22.15 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        36 |        19 |        19 |        12 |    -32.92 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        18 |        19 |        19 |        18 |     -3.31 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        74 |        85 |        85 |        80 |     -5.07 |
 |  Total ....................|       138 |       131 |       131 |       118 |     -9.85 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     2,571 |     2,674 |     2,674 |     2,834 |      5.97 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     6,247 |     6,425 |     6,425 |     6,611 |      2.89 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,559 |     2,707 |     2,707 |     2,760 |      1.98 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,732 |     3,846 |     3,846 |     4,016 |      4.42 |
 |  Total ....................|    15,110 |    15,652 |    15,652 |    16,221 |      3.64 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.