12/05/17
                           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 10/16-|
 |                            |    2015   |    2016   |    2016   |    2017   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |   10/17   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     3,475 |     3,059 |     2,583 |     2,570 |     -0.49 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,531 |     8,209 |     6,883 |     6,859 |     -0.35 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    24,441 |    22,358 |    18,934 |    20,401 |      7.75 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    87,915 |    83,129 |    71,037 |    70,437 |     -0.84 |
 |  Total ....................|   124,362 |   116,755 |    99,437 |   100,268 |      0.84 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       359 |       336 |       293 |       237 |    -19.09 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       766 |       720 |       608 |       588 |     -3.19 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       329 |       366 |       303 |       299 |     -1.31 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       612 |       563 |       481 |       509 |      5.88 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,066 |     1,986 |     1,684 |     1,633 |     -3.02 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       245 |       204 |       173 |       171 |     -1.31 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       561 |       582 |       488 |       525 |      7.65 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,134 |     1,169 |       981 |     1,070 |      9.05 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,735 |     3,576 |     2,969 |     3,158 |      6.36 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,674 |     5,531 |     4,611 |     4,923 |      6.78 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       203 |       198 |       166 |       178 |      7.37 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       468 |       483 |       400 |       448 |     12.05 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     3,457 |     3,473 |     2,910 |     3,059 |      5.12 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,710 |     3,677 |     3,185 |     3,248 |      1.98 |
 |  Total ....................|     7,838 |     7,831 |     6,661 |     6,933 |      4.09 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        19 |        16 |        13 |        10 |    -24.08 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       117 |        98 |        77 |        90 |     16.16 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,512 |     1,404 |     1,164 |     1,191 |      2.33 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,460 |     1,288 |     1,087 |     1,100 |      1.20 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,108 |     2,806 |     2,341 |     2,391 |      2.11 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       681 |       637 |       531 |       545 |      2.67 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     2,391 |     2,281 |     1,895 |     1,903 |      0.42 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    14,126 |    12,331 |    10,505 |    11,409 |      8.61 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    32,311 |    29,433 |    25,338 |    24,393 |     -3.73 |
 |  Total ....................|    49,509 |    44,683 |    38,268 |    38,249 |     -0.05 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       346 |       324 |       274 |       275 |      0.32 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       606 |       586 |       492 |       465 |     -5.56 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        89 |        90 |        75 |        77 |      2.91 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       262 |       251 |       212 |       201 |     -5.05 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,303 |     1,251 |     1,053 |     1,018 |     -3.33 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         0 |         0 |         1 |    304.93 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        15 |        16 |        15 |         9 |    -42.29 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        75 |        67 |        57 |        55 |     -3.81 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       175 |       194 |       166 |       153 |     -7.89 |
 |  Total ....................|       267 |       277 |       238 |       217 |     -8.66 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       153 |       149 |       126 |       118 |     -5.90 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       440 |       397 |       334 |       333 |     -0.37 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       213 |       178 |       150 |       156 |      4.20 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       338 |       263 |       225 |       200 |    -11.43 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,144 |       986 |       835 |       807 |     -3.37 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       207 |       161 |       139 |       134 |     -3.41 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       449 |       456 |       383 |       372 |     -2.98 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        32 |        34 |        28 |        33 |     20.60 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        56 |        68 |        57 |        63 |     10.98 |
 |  Total ....................|       743 |       720 |       606 |       602 |     -0.69 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       696 |       562 |       474 |       511 |      7.74 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,584 |     1,517 |     1,279 |     1,264 |     -1.16 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       878 |       842 |       702 |       755 |      7.54 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,492 |     2,357 |     1,963 |     1,956 |     -0.36 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,650 |     5,278 |     4,419 |     4,486 |      1.53 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       696 |       562 |       474 |       511 |      7.76 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,584 |     1,518 |     1,279 |     1,264 |     -1.17 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       879 |       842 |       702 |       755 |      7.53 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,509 |     2,371 |     1,976 |     1,967 |     -0.41 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,668 |     5,293 |     4,431 |     4,498 |      1.50 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       223 |       183 |       155 |       149 |     -3.94 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       409 |       377 |       318 |       309 |     -2.73 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,040 |       752 |       674 |       798 |     18.42 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    20,919 |    20,256 |    17,363 |    17,681 |      1.84 |
 |  Total ....................|    22,591 |    21,568 |    18,510 |    18,938 |      2.31 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     -7.42 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         1 |     33.85 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       899 |       853 |       730 |       720 |     -1.34 |
 |  Total ....................|       900 |       854 |       731 |       722 |     -1.30 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        10 |        11 |         9 |         9 |      1.60 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        11 |        11 |         9 |        10 |     17.44 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       357 |       329 |       289 |       338 |     17.13 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     8,338 |     7,967 |     6,876 |     6,680 |     -2.84 |
 |  Total ....................|     8,716 |     8,317 |     7,182 |     7,038 |     -2.01 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       660 |       590 |       507 |       446 |    -12.04 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,445 |     1,423 |     1,196 |     1,215 |      1.63 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,792 |     1,837 |     1,535 |     1,617 |      5.34 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    14,547 |    14,059 |    11,778 |    11,889 |      0.95 |
 |  Total ....................|    18,444 |    17,909 |    15,016 |    15,168 |      1.01 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.