10/04/19
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  General Imports
                                    Type:  Customs value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
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 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-August     |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  8/18-|
 |                            |    2017   |    2018   |    2018   |    2019   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    8/19   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     3,062 |     3,438 |     2,264 |     2,174 |     -3.97 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,185 |     8,729 |     5,877 |     5,675 |     -3.43 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    24,384 |    26,633 |    17,345 |    18,027 |      3.93 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    82,554 |    85,484 |    55,931 |    59,238 |      5.91 |
 |  Total ....................|   118,186 |   124,284 |    81,417 |    85,114 |      4.54 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       280 |       247 |       166 |       156 |     -6.38 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       703 |       734 |       498 |       440 |    -11.57 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       356 |       336 |       223 |       218 |     -2.34 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       607 |       670 |       441 |       409 |     -7.21 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,946 |     1,987 |     1,329 |     1,224 |     -7.92 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       198 |       224 |       151 |       141 |     -6.36 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       611 |       651 |       434 |       447 |      3.03 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,215 |     1,299 |       849 |       934 |     10.00 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,760 |     3,636 |     2,453 |     2,438 |     -0.60 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,784 |     5,809 |     3,887 |     3,961 |      1.89 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       208 |       222 |       146 |       136 |     -7.44 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       542 |       575 |       388 |       421 |      8.67 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     3,619 |     3,747 |     2,437 |     2,542 |      4.33 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,716 |     3,838 |     2,740 |     2,967 |      8.26 |
 |  Total ....................|     8,085 |     8,382 |     5,711 |     6,066 |      6.21 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        13 |        19 |        11 |        23 |    107.30 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       107 |       112 |        76 |       104 |     36.51 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,427 |     1,432 |       975 |       996 |      2.16 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,300 |     1,393 |       916 |       996 |      8.66 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,847 |     2,956 |     1,978 |     2,118 |      7.07 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       653 |       809 |       533 |       319 |    -40.22 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     2,275 |     2,499 |     1,646 |     1,271 |    -22.75 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    13,663 |    15,216 |     9,739 |     9,818 |      0.81 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    28,446 |    28,863 |    18,195 |    18,593 |      2.19 |
 |  Total ....................|    45,038 |    47,387 |    30,113 |    30,001 |     -0.37 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       327 |       386 |       245 |       281 |     14.51 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       554 |       584 |       393 |       446 |     13.36 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        90 |        93 |        58 |        73 |     25.84 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       236 |       232 |       150 |       135 |    -10.25 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,208 |     1,296 |       846 |       934 |     10.37 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    -17.56 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        10 |        10 |         7 |         2 |    -66.75 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        68 |        51 |        39 |        14 |    -64.23 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       173 |       159 |       113 |        71 |    -37.19 |
 |  Total ....................|       253 |       220 |       160 |        88 |    -45.05 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       138 |       129 |        84 |        97 |     14.51 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       384 |       386 |       252 |       260 |      3.24 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       183 |       190 |       126 |       129 |      2.66 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       236 |       197 |       140 |       122 |    -13.04 |
 |  Total ....................|       942 |       901 |       602 |       608 |      0.91 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       165 |       175 |       118 |       125 |      6.19 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       445 |       448 |       309 |       304 |     -1.57 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        38 |        39 |        25 |        30 |     22.37 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        78 |        94 |        63 |        61 |     -3.47 |
 |  Total ....................|       726 |       756 |       515 |       521 |      1.12 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       609 |       645 |       438 |       457 |      4.42 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,519 |     1,670 |     1,152 |     1,185 |      2.84 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       933 |     1,049 |       687 |       718 |      4.49 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,383 |     2,691 |     1,767 |     1,859 |      5.22 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,445 |     6,055 |     4,044 |     4,219 |      4.33 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       610 |       645 |       438 |       457 |      4.42 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,520 |     1,670 |     1,152 |     1,185 |      2.83 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       933 |     1,050 |       687 |       718 |      4.51 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,397 |     2,701 |     1,774 |     1,865 |      5.18 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,459 |     6,066 |     4,051 |     4,226 |      4.32 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       180 |       267 |       165 |       237 |     43.55 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       369 |       374 |       256 |       325 |     27.07 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       981 |     1,173 |       818 |     1,205 |     47.24 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    20,683 |    21,614 |    14,349 |    15,595 |      8.68 |
 |  Total ....................|    22,214 |    23,429 |    15,589 |    17,362 |     11.37 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         1 |         1 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     87.89 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |        12 |         7 |        11 |     55.89 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       860 |       918 |       589 |       683 |     15.97 |
 |  Total ....................|       864 |       931 |       597 |       694 |     16.33 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        11 |        11 |         8 |         7 |     -8.13 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        13 |        20 |        13 |        19 |     46.20 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       386 |       445 |       326 |       469 |     43.58 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     7,812 |     8,556 |     5,710 |     6,382 |     11.78 |
 |  Total ....................|     8,222 |     9,032 |     6,057 |     6,877 |     13.54 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       525 |       525 |       352 |       334 |     -5.13 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,437 |     1,508 |     1,013 |       966 |     -4.67 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,880 |     1,972 |     1,295 |     1,391 |      7.45 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    14,105 |    14,594 |     9,605 |     9,992 |      4.02 |
 |  Total ....................|    17,948 |    18,600 |    12,265 |    12,683 |      3.40 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.