05/09/19
                           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-March      |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  3/18-|
 |                            |    2017   |    2018   |    2018   |    2019   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    3/19   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     4,359 |     4,440 |     1,115 |     1,108 |     -0.67 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,863 |     9,128 |     2,275 |     2,246 |     -1.24 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     3,735 |     3,822 |       910 |       926 |      1.67 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     5,714 |     6,078 |     1,425 |     1,497 |      5.04 |
 |  Total ....................|    22,672 |    23,467 |     5,726 |     5,777 |      0.90 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     2,767 |     2,942 |       726 |       737 |      1.48 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     6,459 |     6,687 |     1,671 |     1,638 |     -1.97 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,741 |     2,789 |       663 |       673 |      1.52 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,935 |     4,095 |       967 |     1,014 |      4.82 |
 |  Total ....................|    15,902 |    16,514 |     4,027 |     4,062 |      0.86 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,603 |     1,684 |       395 |       449 |     13.60 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       908 |       963 |       249 |       254 |      2.02 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        92 |        91 |        23 |        23 |     -0.86 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       671 |       764 |       175 |       208 |     19.00 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,273 |     3,502 |       842 |       933 |     10.91 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       908 |       983 |       270 |       215 |    -20.42 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     5,185 |     5,338 |     1,324 |     1,295 |     -2.25 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,395 |     2,451 |       583 |       594 |      1.81 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,879 |     2,924 |       697 |       702 |      0.71 |
 |  Total ....................|    11,368 |    11,697 |     2,875 |     2,806 |     -2.42 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       365 |       329 |        90 |        74 |    -18.77 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,309 |     1,330 |       320 |       327 |      2.16 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,703 |     1,752 |       412 |       414 |      0.48 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,999 |     1,929 |       444 |       456 |      2.88 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,376 |     5,340 |     1,266 |     1,271 |      0.37 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       543 |       654 |       180 |       141 |    -21.25 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     3,876 |     4,008 |     1,005 |       968 |     -3.66 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       693 |       699 |       172 |       180 |      4.98 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       880 |       995 |       254 |       246 |     -3.09 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,992 |     6,356 |     1,609 |     1,535 |     -4.61 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        48 |        53 |        14 |        12 |    -17.49 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       128 |       100 |        28 |        23 |    -18.70 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         9 |        11 |         4 |         2 |    -33.98 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       113 |       134 |        26 |        28 |      5.73 |
 |  Total ....................|       298 |       298 |        72 |        65 |    -10.37 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       216 |       269 |        68 |        69 |      1.08 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        94 |        88 |        23 |        23 |     -2.52 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         9 |         8 |         2 |         2 |    -15.10 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       133 |       120 |        29 |        29 |     -0.66 |
 |  Total ....................|       452 |       485 |       122 |       122 |     -0.26 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,038 |     1,035 |       233 |       284 |     21.67 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       277 |       312 |        77 |        87 |     13.73 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        14 |        13 |         4 |         3 |    -24.27 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       174 |       189 |        51 |        37 |    -28.40 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,503 |     1,548 |       365 |       411 |     12.53 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         5 |         1 |         2 |    172.16 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       166 |       226 |        58 |        58 |      0.79 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         8 |         5 |         2 |         1 |    -25.70 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       160 |       229 |        48 |        97 |    103.05 |
 |  Total ....................|       336 |       464 |       108 |       158 |     46.50 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        18 |        20 |         5 |         6 |     13.03 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        49 |        53 |        14 |        15 |      6.99 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        22 |        25 |         6 |         6 |      4.59 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        34 |        40 |         8 |         7 |     -5.70 |
 |  Total ....................|       123 |       139 |        33 |        35 |      4.57 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       280 |       303 |        73 |        77 |      4.19 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       193 |       184 |        48 |        47 |     -2.30 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        31 |        30 |         6 |         9 |     36.74 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        57 |        53 |        13 |        11 |    -16.35 |
 |  Total ....................|       561 |       569 |       141 |       143 |      1.54 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        51 |        50 |        13 |        14 |      8.07 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        57 |        59 |        16 |        13 |    -20.37 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        17 |        17 |         4 |         5 |     34.73 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        19 |        27 |         6 |         6 |      1.26 |
 |  Total ....................|       144 |       153 |        38 |        38 |     -2.09 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        27 |        29 |         7 |         6 |    -14.03 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        22 |        23 |         5 |         6 |     29.92 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        15 |        12 |         3 |         4 |     31.81 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        10 |        10 |         2 |         5 |    143.89 |
 |  Total ....................|        74 |        75 |        16 |        21 |     25.68 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        12 |        13 |         2 |         4 |     64.96 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        28 |        31 |         8 |        10 |     32.92 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        30 |        29 |         9 |         5 |    -37.73 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       103 |       109 |        23 |        25 |      6.12 |
 |  Total ....................|       173 |       182 |        42 |        44 |      5.41 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         4 |         6 |         1 |         1 |    -17.50 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        30 |        34 |        12 |         9 |    -27.23 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        11 |        12 |         3 |         3 |     11.13 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        23 |        25 |         7 |         7 |     -3.14 |
 |  Total ....................|        67 |        77 |        24 |        20 |    -14.34 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         1 |         0 |         0 |   3467.13 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         0 |      5.25 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |         1 |         0 |         0 |      1.84 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         8 |         7 |         2 |         2 |     50.40 |
 |  Total ....................|        15 |        10 |         2 |         3 |     41.34 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         3 |         3 |         1 |         0 |    -76.02 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         2 |         0 |         0 |    -26.88 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    -11.59 |
 |  Total ....................|         6 |         6 |         2 |         1 |    -52.73 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     -2.79 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         2 |         1 |         1 |      1.80 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         2 |         1 |         0 |    -49.67 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         7 |         5 |         1 |         1 |    -20.29 |
 |  Total ....................|        11 |        10 |         3 |         2 |    -21.65 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        24 |        32 |         5 |         6 |     31.04 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        52 |        63 |        13 |        14 |      8.61 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        28 |        35 |         8 |         8 |     -4.55 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        25 |        27 |         6 |         5 |     -8.91 |
 |  Total ....................|       130 |       157 |        31 |        33 |      5.59 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        80 |        86 |        20 |        27 |     32.40 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        96 |        96 |        25 |        19 |    -20.94 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        44 |        42 |         9 |        10 |      6.24 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        77 |        78 |        18 |        22 |     25.88 |
 |  Total ....................|       298 |       303 |        72 |        78 |      9.06 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        11 |         9 |         2 |         3 |      1.76 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        73 |        73 |        18 |        17 |     -3.63 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        99 |        93 |        20 |        21 |      2.20 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       111 |       116 |        29 |        29 |     -0.28 |
 |  Total ....................|       295 |       292 |        70 |        69 |     -0.32 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        44 |        48 |         9 |        12 |     27.73 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         0 |     32.67 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    151.15 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         1 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -54.43 |
 |  Total ....................|        47 |        50 |        10 |        13 |     28.02 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.