05/03/18
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  General Imports
                                    Type:  Customs value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
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 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-March      |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  3/17-|
 |                            |    2016   |    2017   |    2017   |    2018   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    3/18   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     3,059 |     3,063 |       748 |       767 |      2.63 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,210 |     8,204 |     1,947 |     2,073 |      6.47 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    22,347 |    24,461 |     5,098 |     6,103 |     19.70 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    83,125 |    82,670 |    19,490 |    19,850 |      1.85 |
 |  Total ....................|   116,741 |   118,397 |    27,283 |    28,794 |      5.54 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       933 |       873 |       225 |       205 |     -9.07 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     2,152 |     2,131 |       521 |       552 |      5.89 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,010 |     2,122 |       491 |       513 |      4.41 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    15,015 |    15,133 |     3,555 |     3,651 |      2.71 |
 |  Total ....................|    20,110 |    20,258 |     4,793 |     4,921 |      2.68 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        15 |        11 |         2 |         3 |     16.16 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        31 |        40 |         8 |        10 |     35.01 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       193 |       192 |        45 |        48 |      5.45 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     8,247 |     8,052 |     1,878 |     1,914 |      1.96 |
 |  Total ....................|     8,486 |     8,296 |     1,933 |     1,975 |      2.19 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       540 |       478 |       129 |       112 |    -12.94 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,302 |     1,323 |       325 |       350 |      7.57 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,536 |     1,634 |       373 |       392 |      5.03 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     4,139 |     4,379 |     1,026 |     1,044 |      1.75 |
 |  Total ....................|     7,517 |     7,814 |     1,853 |     1,898 |      2.41 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       336 |       280 |        75 |        63 |    -15.40 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       720 |       707 |       172 |       188 |      9.03 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       366 |       358 |        86 |        80 |     -7.77 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       563 |       607 |       139 |       152 |      9.59 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,986 |     1,952 |       472 |       483 |      2.25 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       204 |       198 |        54 |        49 |     -9.52 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       582 |       616 |       153 |       162 |      5.92 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,169 |     1,277 |       287 |       312 |      8.87 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,576 |     3,772 |       887 |       892 |      0.52 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,531 |     5,862 |     1,381 |     1,415 |      2.46 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         4 |         1 |         1 |    -37.74 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         7 |         1 |         2 |     47.78 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        21 |        21 |         4 |         5 |      8.68 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,384 |     1,340 |       346 |       347 |      0.45 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,412 |     1,371 |       353 |       355 |      0.61 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         2 |         0 |         1 |    252.57 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         8 |         9 |         3 |         2 |    -27.88 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        34 |        35 |        10 |        12 |     27.45 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,941 |     1,916 |       444 |       438 |     -1.31 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,986 |     1,962 |       456 |       452 |     -0.75 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         7 |         5 |         1 |         1 |     49.84 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         3 |         5 |         1 |         1 |     -9.89 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        40 |        35 |         9 |         7 |    -18.06 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,623 |     2,543 |       570 |       577 |      1.19 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,673 |     2,589 |       580 |       586 |      0.95 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     12.96 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    137.18 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         4 |         0 |         1 |    329.52 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,472 |     1,483 |       355 |       390 |      9.86 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,474 |     1,487 |       356 |       392 |     10.14 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -85.66 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         8 |         1 |         2 |    156.74 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         6 |         6 |         2 |         2 |     -0.55 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        36 |        33 |         8 |         7 |     -4.54 |
 |  Total ....................|        46 |        48 |        11 |        12 |      8.73 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -36.53 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        12 |        11 |         2 |         3 |     63.48 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        90 |        92 |        20 |        20 |      0.79 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       790 |       737 |       155 |       155 |     -0.31 |
 |  Total ....................|       894 |       839 |       177 |       178 |      0.55 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         0 |     50.53 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        24 |        18 |         4 |         4 |      8.08 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        45 |        45 |        13 |        12 |     -5.03 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       202 |       202 |        48 |        58 |     20.31 |
 |  Total ....................|       272 |       265 |        65 |        75 |     14.71 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        26 |        29 |         6 |         7 |     18.23 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         3 |         4 |         1 |         1 |     13.22 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        11 |        15 |         3 |         4 |     29.06 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       580 |       608 |       152 |       160 |      5.01 |
 |  Total ....................|       620 |       655 |       162 |       172 |      5.99 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -55.00 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        11 |        12 |         3 |         2 |    -16.01 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   3945.33 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         9 |        10 |         2 |         2 |     -6.40 |
 |  Total ....................|        21 |        22 |         5 |         4 |     -9.83 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        24 |        23 |         6 |         5 |    -25.75 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       175 |       158 |        43 |        44 |      3.16 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        37 |        45 |        12 |        11 |     -7.93 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        66 |        55 |        20 |        12 |    -42.13 |
 |  Total ....................|       303 |       281 |        81 |        71 |    -11.85 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Made-up ..................|         6 |         3 |         1 |         2 |    178.11 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,258 |     1,356 |       315 |       342 |      8.68 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,264 |     1,360 |       315 |       344 |      9.06 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        24 |        78 |        25 |        31 |     26.85 |
 |  Total ....................|        24 |        79 |        25 |        31 |     26.74 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         1 |         0 |         0 |     40.99 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        83 |        81 |        23 |        20 |    -11.45 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        80 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Total ....................|       165 |        82 |        23 |        21 |    -10.86 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   1420.82 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         2 |         0 |         0 |    -78.53 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         4 |         1 |         2 |     87.07 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         9 |         8 |         2 |         1 |    -30.95 |
 |  Total ....................|        11 |        14 |         3 |         3 |      1.68 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       324 |       328 |        81 |        77 |     -4.77 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       586 |       555 |       133 |       135 |      1.18 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        90 |        91 |        19 |        19 |      4.27 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       251 |       236 |        53 |        50 |     -5.80 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,251 |     1,209 |       286 |       281 |     -1.60 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         3 |         0 |         0 |     26.25 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        16 |        19 |         4 |         5 |     11.37 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |         4 |         1 |         1 |     10.99 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        20 |        17 |         4 |         5 |      5.22 |
 |  Total ....................|        41 |        43 |        10 |        11 |      8.98 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    692.51 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         1 |         0 |         0 |    -50.49 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         5 |         6 |         1 |         2 |     78.88 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       129 |       131 |        31 |        33 |      7.61 |
 |  Total ....................|       134 |       138 |        32 |        35 |      9.82 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.