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 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     2,663 |     2,767 |       695 |       726 |      4.39 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     6,300 |     6,459 |     1,586 |     1,671 |      5.39 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,589 |     2,741 |       639 |       663 |      3.78 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,820 |     3,935 |       925 |       967 |      4.58 |
 |  Total ....................|    15,372 |    15,902 |     3,845 |     4,027 |      4.75 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,496 |     1,603 |       400 |       395 |     -1.26 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       887 |       908 |       227 |       249 |      9.46 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        96 |        92 |        22 |        23 |      1.06 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       586 |       671 |       157 |       175 |     11.46 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,065 |     3,273 |       807 |       842 |      4.30 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       927 |       908 |       230 |       270 |     17.33 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     5,043 |     5,185 |     1,263 |     1,324 |      4.85 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,258 |     2,395 |       558 |       583 |      4.62 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,847 |     2,879 |       674 |       697 |      3.43 |
 |  Total ....................|    11,074 |    11,368 |     2,725 |     2,875 |      5.51 |
 |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 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        52 |        48 |        14 |        14 |      3.11 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       125 |       128 |        33 |        28 |    -13.26 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        10 |         9 |         2 |         4 |     65.30 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       103 |       113 |        24 |        26 |      9.52 |
 |  Total ....................|       290 |       298 |        73 |        72 |     -0.31 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       149 |       216 |        41 |        68 |     66.55 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       108 |        94 |        24 |        23 |     -1.69 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         5 |         9 |         3 |         2 |    -40.40 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       119 |       133 |        32 |        29 |     -7.26 |
 |  Total ....................|       382 |       452 |        99 |       122 |     23.41 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,012 |     1,038 |       268 |       233 |    -13.04 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       275 |       277 |        68 |        77 |     13.91 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        12 |        14 |         2 |         4 |     42.38 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       161 |       174 |        45 |        51 |     14.61 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,460 |     1,503 |       383 |       365 |     -4.71 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         2 |         1 |         1 |     31.68 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       158 |       166 |        41 |        58 |     41.01 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        12 |         8 |         3 |         2 |    -37.57 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       110 |       160 |        35 |        48 |     34.86 |
 |  Total ....................|       282 |       336 |        80 |       108 |     35.49 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        21 |        18 |         4 |         5 |     23.34 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        42 |        49 |        11 |        14 |     32.93 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        28 |        22 |         5 |         6 |     12.37 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        32 |        34 |         9 |         8 |     -9.91 |
 |  Total ....................|       123 |       123 |        29 |        33 |     15.05 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       259 |       280 |        72 |        73 |      1.69 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       180 |       193 |        51 |        48 |     -6.90 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        28 |        31 |         7 |         6 |     -8.35 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        62 |        57 |        13 |        13 |      0.18 |
 |  Total ....................|       528 |       561 |       143 |       141 |     -2.01 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        52 |        51 |        13 |        13 |     -1.66 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        70 |        57 |        15 |        16 |      8.11 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        16 |        17 |         4 |         4 |     -2.58 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        18 |        19 |         5 |         6 |     18.40 |
 |  Total ....................|       155 |       144 |        37 |        38 |      4.78 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        20 |        27 |         7 |         7 |      3.27 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        24 |        22 |         6 |         5 |    -21.88 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        15 |        15 |         5 |         3 |    -43.39 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        10 |        10 |         2 |         2 |    -15.09 |
 |  Total ....................|        69 |        74 |        20 |        16 |    -17.99 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        17 |        12 |         2 |         2 |     -0.86 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        27 |        28 |         7 |         8 |      1.34 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        23 |        30 |         8 |         9 |      9.82 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       103 |       103 |        24 |        23 |     -3.24 |
 |  Total ....................|       170 |       173 |        42 |        42 |      0.15 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         4 |         4 |         1 |         1 |     46.44 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        26 |        30 |         8 |        12 |     46.36 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        11 |        11 |         2 |         3 |     32.72 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        23 |        23 |         7 |         7 |     10.99 |
 |  Total ....................|        63 |        67 |        18 |        24 |     31.73 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         4 |         2 |         1 |         0 |    -99.58 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    -31.21 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         3 |         4 |         1 |         0 |    -46.50 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        12 |         8 |         2 |         2 |     -8.96 |
 |  Total ....................|        21 |        15 |         3 |         2 |    -35.23 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -42.77 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         3 |         1 |         1 |     60.20 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         2 |         0 |         0 |     -2.92 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         3 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    349.12 |
 |  Total ....................|         6 |         6 |         1 |         2 |     62.02 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    176.79 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         2 |         1 |         1 |    -18.44 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         2 |         0 |         1 |    110.54 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        10 |         7 |         2 |         1 |    -22.31 |
 |  Total ....................|        14 |        11 |         3 |         3 |     -5.11 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        21 |        24 |         7 |         5 |    -27.87 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        52 |        52 |        12 |        13 |      6.31 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        26 |        28 |         6 |         8 |     27.82 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        22 |        25 |         6 |         6 |     -6.97 |
 |  Total ....................|       121 |       130 |        31 |        31 |      0.74 |
 |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 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         9 |        11 |         3 |         2 |     -5.80 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        73 |        73 |        17 |        18 |      1.81 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        90 |        99 |        21 |        20 |     -3.63 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       105 |       111 |        27 |        29 |      8.05 |
 |  Total ....................|       278 |       295 |        68 |        70 |      2.31 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        32 |        44 |        10 |         9 |     -9.69 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         0 |     22.41 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    -19.36 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         0 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    179.02 |
 |  Total ....................|        34 |        47 |        11 |        10 |     -8.00 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.