10/05/18
                           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  8/17-|
 |                            |    2016   |    2017   |    2017   |    2018   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    8/18   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     3,059 |     3,062 |     2,060 |     2,267 |     10.04 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,210 |     8,198 |     5,494 |     5,908 |      7.55 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    22,337 |    24,457 |    16,001 |    17,475 |      9.21 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    83,097 |    82,651 |    54,800 |    56,281 |      2.70 |
 |  Total ....................|   116,703 |   118,368 |    78,355 |    81,932 |      4.57 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       336 |       280 |       192 |       166 |    -13.12 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       720 |       707 |       465 |       500 |      7.46 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       366 |       358 |       240 |       225 |     -6.32 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       563 |       607 |       384 |       443 |     15.38 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,985 |     1,951 |     1,281 |     1,335 |      4.17 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       204 |       198 |       140 |       151 |      7.73 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       582 |       615 |       422 |       452 |      7.17 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,165 |     1,242 |       803 |       899 |     11.92 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,576 |     3,772 |     2,473 |     2,497 |      0.99 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,527 |     5,827 |     3,838 |     3,999 |      4.20 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       198 |       207 |       141 |       146 |      3.65 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       483 |       542 |       351 |       388 |     10.62 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     3,473 |     3,620 |     2,450 |     2,452 |      0.10 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,677 |     3,718 |     2,664 |     2,764 |      3.75 |
 |  Total ....................|     7,830 |     8,087 |     5,606 |     5,751 |      2.58 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        16 |        13 |         8 |        11 |     30.83 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        98 |       107 |        73 |        76 |      4.81 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,404 |     1,432 |       955 |       981 |      2.73 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,287 |     1,301 |       866 |       921 |      6.35 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,806 |     2,853 |     1,902 |     1,989 |      4.58 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       637 |       653 |       430 |       534 |     24.34 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     2,281 |     2,279 |     1,529 |     1,652 |      8.08 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    12,322 |    13,692 |     8,878 |     9,787 |     10.24 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    29,418 |    28,469 |    18,436 |    18,269 |     -0.91 |
 |  Total ....................|    44,657 |    45,093 |    29,273 |    30,242 |      3.31 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       324 |       328 |       222 |       245 |     10.23 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       586 |       555 |       378 |       394 |      4.33 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        90 |        91 |        59 |        60 |      1.49 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       251 |       236 |       154 |       150 |     -2.18 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,251 |     1,209 |       812 |       848 |      4.50 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         1 |         1 |         0 |    -17.37 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        16 |        10 |         6 |         7 |      9.12 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        67 |        68 |        41 |        39 |     -2.97 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       194 |       173 |       118 |       113 |     -3.90 |
 |  Total ....................|       277 |       253 |       166 |       160 |     -3.21 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       149 |       138 |        96 |        84 |    -11.70 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       397 |       384 |       257 |       252 |     -1.78 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       178 |       185 |       124 |       128 |      3.29 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       263 |       237 |       160 |       140 |    -12.16 |
 |  Total ....................|       986 |       944 |       636 |       605 |     -4.89 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       161 |       165 |       108 |       118 |      9.11 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       456 |       445 |       299 |       309 |      3.41 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        34 |        39 |        27 |        25 |     -7.98 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        68 |        78 |        52 |        64 |     23.37 |
 |  Total ....................|       720 |       726 |       487 |       517 |      6.18 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       562 |       609 |       413 |       441 |      6.68 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,519 |     1,520 |     1,030 |     1,152 |     11.84 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       841 |       934 |       591 |       689 |     16.60 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,352 |     2,393 |     1,565 |     1,783 |     13.90 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,275 |     5,457 |     3,599 |     4,064 |     12.93 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       562 |       610 |       413 |       441 |      6.65 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,520 |     1,520 |     1,030 |     1,153 |     11.87 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       841 |       935 |       591 |       689 |     16.63 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,366 |     2,407 |     1,574 |     1,789 |     13.66 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,290 |     5,471 |     3,608 |     4,071 |     12.83 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       183 |       180 |       117 |       164 |     40.22 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       377 |       369 |       240 |       258 |      7.37 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       747 |       986 |       645 |       822 |     27.50 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    20,247 |    20,701 |    13,804 |    14,429 |      4.53 |
 |  Total ....................|    21,553 |    22,236 |    14,806 |    15,673 |      5.86 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         1 |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |      3.18 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         4 |         1 |         7 |    786.60 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       853 |       863 |       573 |       596 |      4.06 |
 |  Total ....................|       854 |       867 |       574 |       604 |      5.20 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        11 |        11 |         8 |         8 |     -2.89 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        11 |        13 |         8 |        13 |     57.93 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       329 |       386 |       282 |       327 |     15.86 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     7,966 |     7,819 |     5,278 |     5,728 |      8.51 |
 |  Total ....................|     8,316 |     8,229 |     5,577 |     6,076 |      8.94 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       590 |       525 |       361 |       352 |     -2.44 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,422 |     1,444 |       968 |     1,034 |      6.83 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,833 |     1,908 |     1,241 |     1,345 |      8.42 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    14,059 |    14,138 |     9,438 |     9,724 |      3.03 |
 |  Total ....................|    17,904 |    18,016 |    12,008 |    12,456 |      3.73 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.