11/05/19
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  General Imports
                                    Type:  Customs value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
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 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-September  |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  9/18-|
 |                            |    2017   |    2018   |    2018   |    2019   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    9/19   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     3,062 |     3,438 |     2,528 |     2,416 |     -4.43 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,185 |     8,727 |     6,557 |     6,326 |     -3.52 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    24,389 |    26,623 |    19,566 |    20,298 |      3.74 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    82,554 |    85,484 |    64,086 |    67,246 |      4.93 |
 |  Total ....................|   118,191 |   124,272 |    92,736 |    96,286 |      3.83 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       872 |       924 |       681 |       698 |      2.52 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     2,122 |     2,249 |     1,691 |     1,701 |      0.63 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     2,058 |     2,140 |     1,578 |     1,704 |      7.93 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    15,097 |    15,642 |    11,727 |    12,150 |      3.60 |
 |  Total ....................|    20,149 |    20,956 |    15,677 |    16,253 |      3.67 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        11 |        14 |        10 |        14 |     33.78 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        40 |        48 |        36 |        32 |    -13.21 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       192 |       209 |       154 |       170 |     10.47 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     8,031 |     8,444 |     6,242 |     6,570 |      5.26 |
 |  Total ....................|     8,274 |     8,716 |     6,442 |     6,785 |      5.32 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       478 |       471 |       356 |       334 |     -6.25 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,314 |     1,382 |     1,043 |       996 |     -4.56 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,572 |     1,627 |     1,202 |     1,292 |      7.51 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     4,366 |     4,305 |     3,280 |     3,208 |     -2.19 |
 |  Total ....................|     7,730 |     7,785 |     5,881 |     5,830 |     -0.87 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       280 |       247 |       187 |       175 |     -6.41 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       703 |       734 |       559 |       496 |    -11.40 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       356 |       336 |       251 |       245 |     -2.17 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       607 |       670 |       504 |       491 |     -2.59 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,946 |     1,987 |     1,501 |     1,407 |     -6.28 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       198 |       224 |       169 |       159 |     -6.07 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       611 |       648 |       484 |       500 |      3.35 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,215 |     1,291 |       951 |     1,047 |     10.06 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,760 |     3,636 |     2,775 |     2,717 |     -2.11 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,784 |     5,798 |     4,379 |     4,422 |      0.98 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         4 |         4 |         3 |         3 |      6.24 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         7 |         7 |         6 |         3 |    -47.07 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        21 |        20 |        15 |        16 |      6.99 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,339 |     1,463 |     1,105 |     1,082 |     -2.16 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,370 |     1,494 |     1,129 |     1,104 |     -2.25 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         2 |         2 |         2 |     15.65 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         9 |         9 |         6 |         5 |    -24.26 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        35 |        48 |        34 |        42 |     21.71 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,907 |     1,908 |     1,421 |     1,401 |     -1.38 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,953 |     1,967 |     1,463 |     1,450 |     -0.91 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         5 |         7 |         5 |         8 |     55.43 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         5 |         3 |         2 |         2 |     25.82 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        35 |        33 |        25 |        26 |      5.54 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,536 |     2,652 |     1,945 |     2,155 |     10.81 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,582 |     2,695 |     1,976 |     2,191 |     10.87 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         1 |         0 |         1 |     61.53 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -26.38 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |         5 |         4 |         4 |     -8.81 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,480 |     1,626 |     1,181 |     1,341 |     13.53 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,484 |     1,632 |     1,186 |     1,345 |     13.47 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    118.48 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         8 |        11 |         8 |        11 |     33.06 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         6 |         6 |         5 |         5 |     12.03 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        33 |        30 |        23 |        27 |     16.99 |
 |  Total ....................|        48 |        47 |        35 |        42 |     20.00 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |      4.81 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        11 |        19 |        14 |        11 |    -25.17 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        92 |        96 |        71 |        77 |      8.49 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       735 |       765 |       567 |       565 |     -0.41 |
 |  Total ....................|       838 |       880 |       653 |       653 |      0.02 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         1 |     69.47 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        18 |        21 |        15 |        21 |     42.75 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        45 |        48 |        37 |        40 |      7.49 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       202 |       238 |       179 |       174 |     -2.95 |
 |  Total ....................|       265 |       307 |       232 |       236 |      1.83 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        29 |        33 |        23 |        22 |     -0.95 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         3 |         2 |         2 |      0.14 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        15 |        17 |        12 |        12 |      4.84 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       607 |       647 |       481 |       506 |      5.29 |
 |  Total ....................|       654 |       700 |       517 |       543 |      4.98 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    145.14 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        12 |        12 |         8 |        10 |     15.85 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    167.88 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        10 |         9 |         7 |         7 |     -4.85 |
 |  Total ....................|        22 |        22 |        15 |        17 |      8.40 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        23 |        18 |        14 |        11 |    -20.14 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       158 |       173 |       131 |       127 |     -3.32 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        45 |        45 |        31 |        35 |     12.04 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        55 |        44 |        35 |        45 |     28.66 |
 |  Total ....................|       281 |       279 |       211 |       217 |      3.14 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         3 |         6 |         4 |         5 |     30.42 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,355 |     1,483 |     1,142 |     1,358 |     18.92 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,358 |     1,489 |     1,146 |     1,363 |     18.93 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        78 |        80 |        69 |         0 |    -99.75 |
 |  Total ....................|        79 |        80 |        69 |         0 |    -99.75 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         1 |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         1 |     29.19 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        81 |        78 |        59 |        51 |    -14.44 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   1200.15 |
 |  Total ....................|        82 |        79 |        60 |        52 |    -12.72 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         1 |   3047.64 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         1 |         0 |         3 |    503.70 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |         4 |         3 |         5 |     39.79 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         8 |         8 |         6 |         7 |     19.64 |
 |  Total ....................|        14 |        13 |        10 |        16 |     59.58 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       327 |       386 |       276 |       311 |     12.74 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       554 |       584 |       436 |       493 |     13.05 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        90 |        93 |        66 |        83 |     24.56 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       236 |       232 |       174 |       159 |     -8.80 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,208 |     1,295 |       952 |     1,046 |      9.78 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         2 |         2 |         3 |    101.93 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        19 |        22 |        16 |        17 |      8.73 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |         4 |         3 |         3 |      7.43 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        17 |        15 |        12 |        11 |    -10.65 |
 |  Total ....................|        43 |        42 |        32 |        34 |      6.22 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   1854.96 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         0 |    -75.55 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         6 |        10 |         7 |         8 |     15.08 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       131 |       137 |       101 |       106 |      4.46 |
 |  Total ....................|       138 |       148 |       110 |       114 |      4.37 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.