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 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     2,663 |     2,767 |     2,767 |     2,942 |      6.33 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     6,300 |     6,459 |     6,459 |     6,687 |      3.54 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,589 |     2,741 |     2,741 |     2,789 |      1.78 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,820 |     3,935 |     3,935 |     4,095 |      4.06 |
 |  Total ....................|    15,372 |    15,902 |    15,902 |    16,514 |      3.85 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,496 |     1,603 |     1,603 |     1,684 |      5.06 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       887 |       908 |       908 |       963 |      6.05 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        96 |        92 |        92 |        91 |     -0.87 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       586 |       671 |       671 |       764 |     13.90 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,065 |     3,273 |     3,273 |     3,502 |      6.98 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       927 |       908 |       908 |       983 |      8.33 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     5,043 |     5,185 |     5,185 |     5,338 |      2.94 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,258 |     2,395 |     2,395 |     2,451 |      2.34 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,847 |     2,879 |     2,879 |     2,924 |      1.56 |
 |  Total ....................|    11,074 |    11,368 |    11,368 |    11,697 |      2.89 |
 |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 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        52 |        48 |        48 |        53 |      9.16 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       125 |       128 |       128 |       100 |    -21.58 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        10 |         9 |         9 |        11 |     30.45 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       103 |       113 |       113 |       134 |     17.92 |
 |  Total ....................|       290 |       298 |       298 |       298 |     -0.06 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       149 |       216 |       216 |       269 |     24.53 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       108 |        94 |        94 |        88 |     -6.79 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         5 |         9 |         9 |         8 |    -13.95 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       119 |       133 |       133 |       120 |     -9.88 |
 |  Total ....................|       382 |       452 |       452 |       485 |      7.11 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,012 |     1,038 |     1,038 |     1,035 |     -0.32 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       275 |       277 |       277 |       312 |     12.40 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        12 |        14 |        14 |        13 |     -5.59 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       161 |       174 |       174 |       189 |      8.35 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,460 |     1,503 |     1,503 |     1,548 |      2.99 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         2 |         2 |         5 |    125.20 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       158 |       166 |       166 |       226 |     35.46 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        12 |         8 |         8 |         5 |    -40.37 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       110 |       160 |       160 |       229 |     43.39 |
 |  Total ....................|       282 |       336 |       336 |       464 |     38.04 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        21 |        18 |        18 |        20 |      9.50 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        42 |        49 |        49 |        53 |      8.54 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        28 |        22 |        22 |        25 |     11.98 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        32 |        34 |        34 |        40 |     20.16 |
 |  Total ....................|       123 |       123 |       123 |       139 |     12.47 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       259 |       280 |       280 |       303 |      8.07 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       180 |       193 |       193 |       184 |     -4.54 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        28 |        31 |        31 |        30 |     -3.08 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        62 |        57 |        57 |        53 |     -7.64 |
 |  Total ....................|       528 |       561 |       561 |       569 |      1.52 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        52 |        51 |        51 |        50 |     -1.64 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        70 |        57 |        57 |        59 |      3.36 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        16 |        17 |        17 |        17 |      5.26 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        18 |        19 |        19 |        27 |     40.65 |
 |  Total ....................|       155 |       144 |       144 |       153 |      6.73 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        20 |        27 |        27 |        29 |      7.71 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        24 |        22 |        22 |        23 |      4.00 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        15 |        15 |        15 |        12 |    -18.14 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        10 |        10 |        10 |        10 |      1.41 |
 |  Total ....................|        69 |        74 |        74 |        75 |      0.50 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        17 |        12 |        12 |        13 |      5.26 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        27 |        28 |        28 |        31 |     11.83 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        23 |        30 |        30 |        29 |     -4.58 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       103 |       103 |       103 |       109 |      6.23 |
 |  Total ....................|       170 |       173 |       173 |       182 |      5.15 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         4 |         4 |         4 |         6 |     61.92 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        26 |        30 |        30 |        34 |     16.54 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        11 |        11 |        11 |        12 |      5.37 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        23 |        23 |        23 |        25 |      9.88 |
 |  Total ....................|        63 |        67 |        67 |        77 |     14.85 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         4 |         2 |         2 |         1 |    -34.36 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         1 |         1 |         1 |    -12.83 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         3 |         4 |         4 |         1 |    -71.95 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        12 |         8 |         8 |         7 |    -16.70 |
 |  Total ....................|        21 |        15 |        15 |        10 |    -31.82 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -30.87 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         3 |         3 |         3 |    -15.41 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         2 |         2 |         2 |     -8.83 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         3 |         1 |         1 |         1 |     97.81 |
 |  Total ....................|         6 |         6 |         6 |         6 |     -1.14 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     67.80 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         2 |         2 |         2 |     -7.67 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         2 |         2 |         2 |     36.98 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        10 |         7 |         7 |         5 |    -28.95 |
 |  Total ....................|        14 |        11 |        11 |        10 |    -12.02 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        21 |        24 |        24 |        32 |     29.38 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        52 |        52 |        52 |        63 |     21.79 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        26 |        28 |        28 |        35 |     22.86 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        22 |        25 |        25 |        27 |      7.27 |
 |  Total ....................|       121 |       130 |       130 |       157 |     20.64 |
 |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 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         9 |        11 |        11 |         9 |    -15.20 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        73 |        73 |        73 |        73 |     -0.09 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        90 |        99 |        99 |        93 |     -5.82 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       105 |       111 |       111 |       116 |      4.24 |
 |  Total ....................|       278 |       295 |       295 |       292 |     -0.96 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        32 |        44 |        44 |        48 |      8.08 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         1 |      6.33 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         1 |    -33.85 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         0 |         1 |         1 |         0 |    -17.58 |
 |  Total ....................|        34 |        47 |        47 |        50 |      7.05 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.