12/06/18
                           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 10/17-|
 |                            |    2016   |    2017   |    2017   |    2018   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |   10/18   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     3,059 |     3,063 |     2,572 |     2,828 |      9.96 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,209 |     8,197 |     6,854 |     7,329 |      6.93 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    22,337 |    24,436 |    20,366 |    22,309 |      9.54 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    83,096 |    82,646 |    70,408 |    73,246 |      4.03 |
 |  Total ....................|   116,701 |   118,341 |   100,200 |   105,713 |      5.50 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       933 |       873 |       738 |       774 |      4.78 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     2,152 |     2,130 |     1,787 |     1,911 |      6.95 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,005 |     2,074 |     1,719 |     1,842 |      7.17 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    15,015 |    15,130 |    12,757 |    13,295 |      4.22 |
 |  Total ....................|    20,104 |    20,205 |    17,000 |    17,822 |      4.83 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        15 |        11 |         9 |        12 |     27.37 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        31 |        40 |        33 |        42 |     27.36 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       193 |       192 |       158 |       172 |      9.24 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     8,247 |     8,046 |     6,779 |     7,089 |      4.57 |
 |  Total ....................|     8,486 |     8,290 |     6,979 |     7,314 |      4.81 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       540 |       478 |       407 |       401 |     -1.47 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,302 |     1,321 |     1,112 |     1,189 |      6.94 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,531 |     1,587 |     1,315 |     1,417 |      7.77 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     4,139 |     4,379 |     3,665 |     3,708 |      1.17 |
 |  Total ....................|     7,512 |     7,765 |     6,499 |     6,715 |      3.33 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       336 |       280 |       237 |       212 |    -10.20 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       720 |       707 |       588 |       624 |      6.08 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       366 |       357 |       298 |       284 |     -4.67 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       563 |       606 |       508 |       573 |     12.71 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,985 |     1,950 |     1,631 |     1,693 |      3.82 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       204 |       198 |       171 |       189 |     10.63 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       582 |       614 |       524 |       565 |      7.90 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,165 |     1,230 |     1,017 |     1,133 |     11.42 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,576 |     3,772 |     3,157 |     3,135 |     -0.69 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,526 |     5,815 |     4,868 |     5,022 |      3.16 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         4 |         3 |         3 |     -6.70 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         7 |         5 |         6 |     28.35 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        21 |        21 |        17 |        17 |     -3.87 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,384 |     1,340 |     1,140 |     1,243 |      9.05 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,412 |     1,370 |     1,165 |     1,269 |      8.89 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         2 |         1 |         2 |     73.94 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         8 |         9 |         8 |         7 |     -8.16 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        34 |        35 |        27 |        38 |     42.06 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,941 |     1,916 |     1,589 |     1,618 |      1.83 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,986 |     1,962 |     1,625 |     1,665 |      2.50 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         7 |         5 |         4 |         6 |     36.04 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         3 |         5 |         5 |         2 |    -48.05 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        40 |        35 |        30 |        28 |     -6.34 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,623 |     2,539 |     2,146 |     2,199 |      2.48 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,673 |     2,584 |     2,184 |     2,235 |      2.31 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    217.08 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     38.93 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         2 |         4 |         3 |         4 |     48.53 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,472 |     1,482 |     1,254 |     1,359 |      8.36 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,474 |     1,486 |     1,258 |     1,364 |      8.49 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -58.87 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         8 |         7 |         9 |     39.33 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         6 |         6 |         5 |         5 |     -1.23 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        36 |        33 |        28 |        26 |     -5.21 |
 |  Total ....................|        46 |        48 |        40 |        41 |      2.71 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     -5.21 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        12 |        11 |         9 |        16 |     91.04 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        90 |        92 |        75 |        80 |      5.95 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       790 |       736 |       623 |       644 |      3.36 |
 |  Total ....................|       894 |       839 |       707 |       741 |      4.69 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         1 |     -0.41 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        24 |        18 |        15 |        17 |     12.32 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        45 |        45 |        37 |        41 |     11.26 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       202 |       202 |       169 |       199 |     18.16 |
 |  Total ....................|       272 |       265 |       221 |       257 |     16.57 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        26 |        29 |        23 |        27 |     17.49 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         3 |         4 |         3 |         2 |    -19.82 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        11 |        15 |        12 |        13 |      8.32 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       580 |       608 |       514 |       553 |      7.75 |
 |  Total ....................|       620 |       655 |       552 |       596 |      8.02 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     33.76 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        11 |        12 |        10 |         9 |     -4.52 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     95.15 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         9 |        10 |         8 |         8 |     -1.99 |
 |  Total ....................|        21 |        22 |        18 |        18 |     -2.71 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        24 |        23 |        21 |        15 |    -25.71 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       175 |       158 |       131 |       145 |     10.40 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        37 |        45 |        38 |        36 |     -3.29 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        66 |        55 |        49 |        38 |    -23.11 |
 |  Total ....................|       303 |       281 |       239 |       235 |     -1.83 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Made-up ..................|         6 |         3 |         3 |         5 |     62.77 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,258 |     1,359 |     1,169 |     1,291 |     10.46 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,264 |     1,362 |     1,172 |     1,296 |     10.60 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    371.89 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        24 |        78 |        71 |        76 |      8.16 |
 |  Total ....................|        24 |        79 |        71 |        77 |      8.28 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         1 |         1 |         1 |    -21.15 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        83 |        81 |        69 |        64 |     -7.05 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        80 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     87.15 |
 |  Total ....................|       165 |        82 |        70 |        65 |     -7.24 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -42.57 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         2 |         2 |         1 |    -64.22 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         4 |         4 |         4 |     -1.52 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         9 |         8 |         7 |         7 |     -3.76 |
 |  Total ....................|        11 |        14 |        12 |        11 |    -11.45 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       324 |       328 |       275 |       315 |     14.79 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       586 |       555 |       465 |       486 |      4.58 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        90 |        91 |        75 |        78 |      4.02 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       251 |       236 |       202 |       198 |     -1.62 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,251 |     1,209 |     1,016 |     1,078 |      6.07 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         3 |         2 |         2 |    -21.55 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        16 |        19 |        15 |        18 |     17.74 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |         4 |         3 |         3 |     -3.74 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        20 |        17 |        14 |        13 |    -11.49 |
 |  Total ....................|        41 |        43 |        35 |        35 |      1.17 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -35.92 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         1 |         1 |         1 |    145.07 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         5 |         6 |         5 |         8 |     53.86 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       129 |       131 |       111 |       115 |      4.17 |
 |  Total ....................|       134 |       138 |       116 |       124 |      6.94 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.