04/04/17
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  General Imports
                                    Type:  Customs value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
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 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-February   |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  2/16-|
 |                            |    2015   |    2016   |    2016   |    2017   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    2/17   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     3,821 |     3,430 |       550 |       539 |     -2.09 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,540 |     8,222 |     1,329 |     1,303 |     -2.00 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    24,414 |    22,386 |     3,976 |     3,502 |    -11.93 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    87,916 |    83,158 |    14,154 |    13,510 |     -4.55 |
 |  Total ....................|   124,691 |   117,196 |    20,010 |    18,853 |     -5.78 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,144 |     1,054 |       169 |       163 |     -3.84 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     2,208 |     2,156 |       348 |       334 |     -3.97 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,932 |     2,016 |       304 |       311 |      2.39 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    15,479 |    15,023 |     2,243 |     2,231 |     -0.51 |
 |  Total ....................|    20,763 |    20,249 |     3,064 |     3,039 |     -0.80 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        19 |        15 |         2 |         2 |    -33.18 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        27 |        31 |         4 |         4 |     23.35 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       201 |       193 |        30 |        28 |     -5.96 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     8,444 |     8,250 |     1,183 |     1,148 |     -2.93 |
 |  Total ....................|     8,692 |     8,489 |     1,219 |     1,182 |     -2.98 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       711 |       660 |       107 |       102 |     -4.36 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,327 |     1,306 |       210 |       207 |     -1.35 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,435 |     1,542 |       228 |       238 |      4.65 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     4,346 |     4,141 |       650 |       654 |      0.61 |
 |  Total ....................|     7,818 |     7,648 |     1,193 |     1,200 |      0.59 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       360 |       338 |        56 |        49 |    -11.13 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       766 |       723 |       119 |       110 |     -7.80 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       303 |       366 |        51 |        56 |     10.64 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       612 |       564 |        94 |        87 |     -7.26 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,042 |     1,991 |       320 |       303 |     -5.28 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       350 |       322 |        51 |        52 |      3.05 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       561 |       583 |        90 |        97 |      7.19 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,131 |     1,176 |       177 |       182 |      2.92 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,734 |     3,577 |       556 |       567 |      1.94 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,776 |     5,657 |       874 |       898 |      2.74 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         3 |         0 |         1 |    201.53 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         4 |         1 |         1 |     66.95 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        21 |        21 |         4 |         3 |    -22.07 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,433 |     1,384 |       222 |       216 |     -2.87 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,462 |     1,412 |       226 |       220 |     -2.74 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         5 |         3 |         0 |         0 |    -81.79 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         9 |         8 |         2 |         2 |      4.13 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        24 |        34 |         6 |         6 |      6.55 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,950 |     1,942 |       285 |       266 |     -6.48 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,988 |     1,987 |       293 |       274 |     -6.29 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        11 |         7 |         2 |         1 |    -64.24 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         3 |         0 |         0 |    154.61 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        40 |        40 |         6 |         6 |    -11.84 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,761 |     2,624 |       355 |       343 |     -3.28 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,812 |     2,674 |       363 |       350 |     -3.65 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    193.28 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    928.47 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         6 |         2 |         1 |         0 |    -74.94 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,467 |     1,472 |       220 |       231 |      5.32 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,473 |     1,475 |       220 |       232 |      5.15 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |      1.58 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         4 |         0 |         0 |     76.30 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         6 |         6 |         1 |         2 |      2.88 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        38 |        36 |         5 |         5 |      2.71 |
 |  Total ....................|        47 |        46 |         6 |         7 |      5.68 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         2 |         0 |         0 |     71.88 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        10 |        12 |         1 |         1 |     -3.34 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       104 |        90 |        12 |        12 |     -1.93 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       795 |       792 |        97 |        87 |    -10.32 |
 |  Total ....................|       910 |       896 |       110 |       100 |     -9.28 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         1 |         0 |         0 |     13.07 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        26 |        24 |         4 |         2 |    -48.17 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        46 |        45 |         8 |         7 |     -4.51 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       230 |       202 |        31 |        29 |     -4.78 |
 |  Total ....................|       305 |       273 |        43 |        39 |     -8.67 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        28 |        26 |         3 |         4 |     13.62 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         3 |         1 |         1 |    -15.77 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        11 |        11 |         1 |         2 |     16.06 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       583 |       580 |       101 |       103 |      1.34 |
 |  Total ....................|       626 |       620 |       107 |       109 |      1.84 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         9 |        11 |         1 |         2 |     11.73 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -94.25 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         8 |         9 |         1 |         1 |     16.86 |
 |  Total ....................|        17 |        21 |         3 |         3 |     13.81 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        34 |        25 |         5 |         5 |      1.93 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       187 |       175 |        33 |        29 |    -10.69 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        43 |        37 |         6 |         8 |     24.25 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        66 |        66 |        15 |        15 |      1.66 |
 |  Total ....................|       330 |       303 |        59 |        57 |     -2.74 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Made-up ..................|        14 |         6 |         1 |         0 |    -55.03 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,247 |     1,260 |       174 |       209 |     19.97 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,261 |     1,266 |       175 |       210 |     19.54 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Apparel ..................|         9 |        24 |         1 |        13 |   1013.90 |
 |  Total ....................|         9 |        24 |         1 |        13 |   1013.90 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         2 |         0 |         0 |    -52.78 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        81 |        83 |        14 |        14 |     -6.71 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       127 |        80 |        24 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Total ....................|       209 |       165 |        39 |        14 |    -65.17 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -98.70 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    -15.78 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         1 |    209.76 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        13 |         9 |         1 |         1 |      7.46 |
 |  Total ....................|        18 |        11 |         1 |         2 |     22.27 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       346 |       326 |        52 |        50 |     -3.08 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       606 |       586 |        92 |        86 |     -6.32 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        89 |        90 |        14 |        12 |    -15.99 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       262 |       252 |        38 |        36 |     -5.77 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,304 |     1,253 |       196 |       184 |     -6.06 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         1 |         2 |         0 |         0 |    -30.95 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        19 |        16 |         3 |         3 |    -17.54 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |         4 |         0 |         1 |    117.53 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        20 |        20 |         4 |         2 |    -38.95 |
 |  Total ....................|        45 |        41 |         7 |         6 |    -22.76 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     52.52 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         5 |         5 |         1 |         1 |     16.32 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       122 |       129 |        19 |        19 |      0.26 |
 |  Total ....................|       128 |       134 |        20 |        20 |      1.17 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.