10/05/17
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  General Imports
                                    Type:  Customs value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
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 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-August     |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  8/16-|
 |                            |    2015   |    2016   |    2016   |    2017   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    8/17   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     3,475 |     3,060 |     2,092 |     2,052 |     -1.94 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,530 |     8,208 |     5,551 |     5,498 |     -0.94 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    24,441 |    22,364 |    15,415 |    16,035 |      4.03 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    87,913 |    83,128 |    55,904 |    54,822 |     -1.94 |
 |  Total ....................|   124,360 |   116,760 |    78,962 |    78,407 |     -0.70 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       359 |       336 |       236 |       192 |    -18.86 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       766 |       720 |       485 |       465 |     -4.10 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       329 |       366 |       242 |       240 |     -0.62 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       612 |       563 |       370 |       385 |      3.78 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,066 |     1,986 |     1,334 |     1,282 |     -3.89 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       245 |       204 |       140 |       140 |      0.28 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       561 |       582 |       389 |       424 |      9.10 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,134 |     1,170 |       783 |       843 |      7.76 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,735 |     3,576 |     2,346 |     2,473 |      5.39 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,674 |     5,532 |     3,657 |     3,880 |      6.10 |
 |India                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       203 |       198 |       133 |       141 |      6.61 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       468 |       483 |       318 |       351 |     10.53 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     3,457 |     3,473 |     2,322 |     2,445 |      5.28 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,710 |     3,677 |     2,642 |     2,665 |      0.86 |
 |  Total ....................|     7,838 |     7,831 |     5,414 |     5,602 |      3.46 |
 |Pakistan                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        19 |        16 |        11 |         8 |    -22.18 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       117 |        98 |        63 |        72 |     14.79 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,512 |     1,404 |       941 |       954 |      1.34 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,460 |     1,288 |       864 |       866 |      0.18 |
 |  Total ....................|     3,108 |     2,806 |     1,880 |     1,901 |      1.12 |
 |China                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       681 |       637 |       437 |       430 |     -1.61 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     2,391 |     2,281 |     1,531 |     1,528 |     -0.23 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    14,126 |    12,334 |     8,558 |     8,882 |      3.78 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    32,311 |    29,433 |    19,363 |    18,441 |     -4.76 |
 |  Total ....................|    49,509 |    44,685 |    29,889 |    29,281 |     -2.04 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       346 |       324 |       223 |       221 |     -0.71 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       606 |       586 |       398 |       378 |     -5.09 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        89 |        90 |        61 |        60 |     -2.62 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       262 |       251 |       161 |       153 |     -4.54 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,303 |     1,251 |       843 |       812 |     -3.65 |
 |Hong Kong                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         0 |         0 |         1 |    111.51 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        15 |        16 |        14 |         6 |    -52.15 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        75 |        67 |        49 |        41 |    -16.80 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       175 |       194 |       130 |       118 |     -8.72 |
 |  Total ....................|       267 |       278 |       192 |       166 |    -13.68 |
 |Taiwan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       153 |       149 |       101 |        96 |     -5.69 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       440 |       397 |       258 |       257 |     -0.51 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       213 |       178 |       124 |       127 |      2.64 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       338 |       263 |       183 |       159 |    -12.94 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,144 |       986 |       666 |       638 |     -4.13 |
 |Japan                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       207 |       161 |       112 |       100 |    -10.84 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       449 |       456 |       309 |       299 |     -3.32 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        32 |        34 |        22 |        27 |     25.73 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        56 |        68 |        46 |        52 |     12.74 |
 |  Total ....................|       743 |       720 |       489 |       479 |     -2.23 |
 |_EU27                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       696 |       562 |       383 |       413 |      7.89 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,584 |     1,517 |     1,047 |     1,033 |     -1.26 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       878 |       842 |       571 |       590 |      3.34 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,492 |     2,357 |     1,589 |     1,568 |     -1.32 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,650 |     5,279 |     3,589 |     3,604 |      0.42 |
 |_EU28                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       696 |       562 |       383 |       413 |      7.92 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,584 |     1,518 |     1,047 |     1,033 |     -1.28 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       879 |       842 |       571 |       590 |      3.34 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,509 |     2,371 |     1,599 |     1,577 |     -1.39 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,668 |     5,294 |     3,600 |     3,614 |      0.38 |
 |_ASEAN                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       223 |       183 |       128 |       117 |     -8.44 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       409 |       377 |       254 |       240 |     -5.66 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,039 |       756 |       607 |       636 |      4.71 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    20,917 |    20,255 |    13,773 |    13,806 |      0.24 |
 |  Total ....................|    22,589 |    21,571 |    14,763 |    14,799 |      0.24 |
 |_CBI                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -12.69 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         1 |    -17.03 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       899 |       853 |       579 |       574 |     -0.81 |
 |  Total ....................|       900 |       854 |       580 |       575 |     -0.85 |
 |_LDDC exc. Haiti            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        10 |        11 |         8 |         8 |      0.20 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        11 |        11 |         7 |         8 |     16.45 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       357 |       329 |       249 |       282 |     13.17 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     8,338 |     7,967 |     5,482 |     5,280 |     -3.70 |
 |  Total ....................|     8,716 |     8,317 |     5,747 |     5,578 |     -2.93 |
 |_W HEMI                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       660 |       590 |       409 |       361 |    -11.67 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,445 |     1,423 |       955 |       970 |      1.53 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,792 |     1,838 |     1,229 |     1,282 |      4.26 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    14,547 |    14,059 |     9,388 |     9,445 |      0.61 |
 |  Total ....................|    18,444 |    17,909 |    11,981 |    12,058 |      0.64 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.