12/06/18
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  General Imports
                                    Type:  Customs 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 .....................|     3,059 |     3,063 |     2,572 |     2,828 |      9.96 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,209 |     8,197 |     6,854 |     7,329 |      6.93 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    22,337 |    24,436 |    20,366 |    22,309 |      9.54 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    83,096 |    82,646 |    70,408 |    73,246 |      4.03 |
 |  Total ....................|   116,701 |   118,341 |   100,200 |   105,713 |      5.50 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       336 |       280 |       237 |       212 |    -10.20 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       720 |       707 |       588 |       624 |      6.08 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       366 |       357 |       298 |       284 |     -4.67 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       563 |       606 |       508 |       573 |     12.71 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,985 |     1,950 |     1,631 |     1,693 |      3.82 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       204 |       198 |       171 |       189 |     10.63 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       582 |       614 |       524 |       565 |      7.90 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,165 |     1,230 |     1,017 |     1,133 |     11.42 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,576 |     3,772 |     3,157 |     3,135 |     -0.69 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,526 |     5,815 |     4,868 |     5,022 |      3.16 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       198 |       208 |       178 |       182 |      2.27 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       483 |       542 |       448 |       486 |      8.36 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     3,473 |     3,620 |     3,070 |     3,134 |      2.08 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,677 |     3,718 |     3,248 |     3,377 |      3.98 |
 |  Total ....................|     7,830 |     8,088 |     6,944 |     7,178 |      3.38 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        16 |        13 |        10 |        14 |     43.07 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        98 |       107 |        90 |        91 |      1.95 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,404 |     1,432 |     1,193 |     1,207 |      1.15 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,287 |     1,300 |     1,100 |     1,174 |      6.64 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,806 |     2,853 |     2,393 |     2,486 |      3.88 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       637 |       653 |       545 |       652 |     19.65 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     2,280 |     2,278 |     1,902 |     2,054 |      7.99 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    12,322 |    13,688 |    11,399 |    12,673 |     11.17 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    29,417 |    28,468 |    24,385 |    24,802 |      1.71 |
 |  Total ....................|    44,656 |    45,087 |    38,231 |    40,180 |      5.10 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       324 |       328 |       275 |       315 |     14.79 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       586 |       555 |       465 |       486 |      4.58 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        90 |        91 |        75 |        78 |      4.02 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       251 |       236 |       202 |       198 |     -1.62 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,251 |     1,209 |     1,016 |     1,078 |      6.07 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         1 |         1 |         1 |    -51.45 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        16 |        10 |         9 |         9 |     -0.09 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        67 |        68 |        54 |        47 |    -13.83 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       194 |       173 |       152 |       140 |     -7.81 |
 |  Total ....................|       277 |       253 |       217 |       197 |     -9.26 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       149 |       138 |       118 |       104 |    -12.07 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       397 |       384 |       333 |       332 |     -0.07 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       178 |       184 |       153 |       161 |      5.15 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       263 |       237 |       200 |       171 |    -14.31 |
 |  Total ....................|       986 |       943 |       804 |       768 |     -4.39 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       161 |       165 |       137 |       141 |      2.99 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       456 |       445 |       371 |       379 |      1.92 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        34 |        39 |        33 |        31 |     -5.16 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        68 |        78 |        63 |        79 |     24.97 |
 |  Total ....................|       720 |       726 |       604 |       630 |      4.18 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       562 |       609 |       511 |       546 |      6.81 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,519 |     1,520 |     1,262 |     1,402 |     11.09 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       841 |       933 |       754 |       867 |     14.97 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,352 |     2,393 |     1,953 |     2,225 |     13.93 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,274 |     5,455 |     4,480 |     5,040 |     12.49 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       562 |       610 |       511 |       546 |      6.79 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,520 |     1,520 |     1,262 |     1,403 |     11.11 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       841 |       934 |       754 |       868 |     14.99 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,366 |     2,406 |     1,964 |     2,233 |     13.70 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,289 |     5,469 |     4,492 |     5,049 |     12.41 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       183 |       180 |       149 |       213 |     43.41 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       377 |       369 |       309 |       323 |      4.55 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       747 |       984 |       820 |     1,001 |     22.09 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    20,247 |    20,699 |    17,676 |    18,641 |      5.46 |
 |  Total ....................|    21,554 |    22,232 |    18,955 |    20,179 |      6.46 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         1 |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     23.57 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         4 |         1 |         9 |    543.72 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       853 |       863 |       720 |       775 |      7.73 |
 |  Total ....................|       854 |       867 |       721 |       785 |      8.84 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        11 |        11 |         9 |         9 |     -0.08 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        11 |        13 |        10 |        17 |     60.97 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       329 |       386 |       338 |       391 |     15.50 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     7,966 |     7,819 |     6,679 |     7,326 |      9.69 |
 |  Total ....................|     8,316 |     8,229 |     7,037 |     7,743 |     10.03 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       590 |       525 |       446 |       446 |      0.15 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,422 |     1,444 |     1,213 |     1,291 |      6.44 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,833 |     1,896 |     1,563 |     1,694 |      8.32 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    14,059 |    14,137 |    11,878 |    12,358 |      4.04 |
 |  Total ....................|    17,903 |    18,002 |    15,101 |    15,789 |      4.56 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.