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 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     2,663 |     2,767 |     2,342 |     2,515 |      7.39 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     6,300 |     6,459 |     5,443 |     5,683 |      4.41 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,589 |     2,741 |     2,275 |     2,330 |      2.42 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,820 |     3,935 |     3,253 |     3,405 |      4.67 |
 |  Total ....................|    15,372 |    15,902 |    13,312 |    13,933 |      4.66 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,496 |     1,603 |     1,364 |     1,433 |      5.05 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       887 |       908 |       766 |       817 |      6.77 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        96 |        92 |        75 |        77 |      1.98 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       586 |       671 |       554 |       612 |     10.57 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,065 |     3,273 |     2,758 |     2,939 |      6.55 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       927 |       908 |       766 |       854 |     11.38 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     5,043 |     5,185 |     4,370 |     4,547 |      4.04 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,258 |     2,395 |     1,991 |     2,049 |      2.94 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,847 |     2,879 |     2,379 |     2,455 |      3.21 |
 |  Total ....................|    11,074 |    11,368 |     9,506 |     9,905 |      4.19 |
 |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 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        52 |        48 |        40 |        45 |     11.71 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       125 |       128 |       105 |        84 |    -19.69 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        10 |         9 |         7 |        10 |     39.94 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       103 |       113 |        91 |       109 |     19.37 |
 |  Total ....................|       290 |       298 |       243 |       247 |      1.84 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       149 |       216 |       179 |       233 |     30.01 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       108 |        94 |        80 |        75 |     -5.88 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         5 |         9 |         7 |         7 |    -11.40 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       119 |       133 |       113 |       102 |     -9.61 |
 |  Total ....................|       382 |       452 |       379 |       416 |      9.84 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,012 |     1,038 |       890 |       875 |     -1.67 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       275 |       277 |       234 |       262 |     11.72 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        12 |        14 |        11 |        11 |     -0.24 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       161 |       174 |       147 |       161 |     10.09 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,460 |     1,503 |     1,281 |     1,309 |      2.14 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         2 |         2 |         4 |    133.62 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       158 |       166 |       139 |       191 |     36.98 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        12 |         8 |         7 |         4 |    -39.05 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       110 |       160 |       127 |       163 |     28.80 |
 |  Total ....................|       282 |       336 |       275 |       362 |     31.91 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        21 |        18 |        15 |        17 |     11.38 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        42 |        49 |        39 |        46 |     17.54 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        28 |        22 |        19 |        21 |     13.26 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        32 |        34 |        28 |        32 |     13.01 |
 |  Total ....................|       123 |       123 |       101 |       116 |     14.57 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       259 |       280 |       239 |       260 |      8.97 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       180 |       193 |       168 |       159 |     -5.20 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        28 |        31 |        25 |        25 |     -1.04 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        62 |        57 |        48 |        45 |     -6.92 |
 |  Total ....................|       528 |       561 |       479 |       488 |      1.90 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        52 |        51 |        43 |        43 |     -0.61 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        70 |        57 |        48 |        50 |      4.48 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        16 |        17 |        12 |        14 |     10.68 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        18 |        19 |        15 |        22 |     41.16 |
 |  Total ....................|       155 |       144 |       119 |       128 |      8.03 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        20 |        27 |        23 |        25 |      8.50 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        24 |        22 |        19 |        18 |     -3.43 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        15 |        15 |        13 |        10 |    -22.53 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        10 |        10 |         8 |         8 |     -4.64 |
 |  Total ....................|        69 |        74 |        63 |        61 |     -3.31 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        17 |        12 |        11 |        12 |      7.58 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        27 |        28 |        23 |        28 |     22.17 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        23 |        30 |        24 |        25 |      2.97 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       103 |       103 |        85 |        93 |      8.81 |
 |  Total ....................|       170 |       173 |       143 |       157 |      9.85 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         4 |         4 |         3 |         5 |     61.92 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        26 |        30 |        24 |        31 |     27.09 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        11 |        11 |         9 |        10 |     10.03 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        23 |        23 |        20 |        21 |      3.09 |
 |  Total ....................|        63 |        67 |        57 |        67 |     17.77 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         4 |         2 |         2 |         1 |    -36.43 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         1 |         1 |         1 |     -0.05 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         3 |         4 |         3 |         1 |    -75.41 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        12 |         8 |         7 |         6 |    -15.28 |
 |  Total ....................|        21 |        15 |        13 |         9 |    -31.85 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -20.69 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         3 |         2 |         2 |     24.56 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         2 |         1 |         1 |     -6.07 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         3 |         1 |         1 |         1 |     92.83 |
 |  Total ....................|         6 |         6 |         4 |         5 |     21.16 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    132.40 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         2 |         2 |         2 |    -16.13 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         2 |         1 |         2 |     51.37 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        10 |         7 |         6 |         4 |    -27.80 |
 |  Total ....................|        14 |        11 |         9 |         8 |    -10.47 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        21 |        24 |        19 |        25 |     33.04 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        52 |        52 |        44 |        46 |      5.46 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        26 |        28 |        22 |        28 |     27.53 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        22 |        25 |        21 |        22 |      3.46 |
 |  Total ....................|       121 |       130 |       106 |       121 |     14.57 |
 |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 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         9 |        11 |         8 |         8 |     -6.85 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        73 |        73 |        62 |        60 |     -2.18 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        90 |        99 |        83 |        78 |     -6.21 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       105 |       111 |        94 |        98 |      4.35 |
 |  Total ....................|       278 |       295 |       247 |       244 |     -1.22 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        32 |        44 |        36 |        40 |     12.91 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         1 |     -0.06 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         0 |    -45.63 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         0 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    -16.87 |
 |  Total ....................|        34 |        47 |        38 |        42 |     11.21 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.