12/05/17
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  General Imports
                                    Type:  Customs value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
  ________________________________________________________________________________________ 
 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-October    |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD 10/16-|
 |                            |    2015   |    2016   |    2016   |    2017   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |   10/17   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     3,475 |     3,059 |     2,583 |     2,570 |     -0.49 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,531 |     8,209 |     6,883 |     6,859 |     -0.35 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    24,441 |    22,358 |    18,934 |    20,401 |      7.75 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    87,915 |    83,129 |    71,037 |    70,437 |     -0.84 |
 |  Total ....................|   124,362 |   116,755 |    99,437 |   100,268 |      0.84 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,037 |       933 |       797 |       739 |     -7.33 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     2,208 |     2,152 |     1,815 |     1,789 |     -1.45 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,960 |     2,010 |     1,681 |     1,774 |      5.52 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    15,481 |    15,015 |    12,611 |    12,767 |      1.24 |
 |  Total ....................|    20,686 |    20,110 |    16,904 |    17,069 |      0.98 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        19 |        15 |        12 |         9 |    -25.97 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        27 |        31 |        25 |        33 |     29.66 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       201 |       193 |       161 |       158 |     -1.72 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     8,446 |     8,247 |     6,903 |     6,788 |     -1.68 |
 |  Total ....................|     8,694 |     8,486 |     7,102 |     6,987 |     -1.61 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       603 |       540 |       466 |       407 |    -12.48 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,327 |     1,302 |     1,096 |     1,114 |      1.64 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,463 |     1,536 |     1,284 |     1,369 |      6.61 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     4,347 |     4,139 |     3,450 |     3,667 |      6.29 |
 |  Total ....................|     7,740 |     7,517 |     6,295 |     6,557 |      4.16 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       359 |       336 |       293 |       237 |    -19.09 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       766 |       720 |       608 |       588 |     -3.19 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       329 |       366 |       303 |       299 |     -1.31 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       612 |       563 |       481 |       509 |      5.88 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,066 |     1,986 |     1,684 |     1,633 |     -3.02 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       245 |       204 |       173 |       171 |     -1.31 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       561 |       582 |       488 |       525 |      7.65 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,134 |     1,169 |       981 |     1,070 |      9.05 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,735 |     3,576 |     2,969 |     3,158 |      6.36 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,674 |     5,531 |     4,611 |     4,923 |      6.78 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         3 |         2 |         3 |     43.61 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         5 |         4 |         4 |         5 |     23.90 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        21 |        21 |        18 |        17 |     -2.56 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,433 |     1,384 |     1,176 |     1,141 |     -3.00 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,462 |     1,412 |     1,200 |     1,166 |     -2.81 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         5 |         3 |         2 |         1 |    -43.62 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         9 |         8 |         7 |         8 |     15.09 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        24 |        34 |        28 |        27 |     -4.47 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,952 |     1,941 |     1,637 |     1,591 |     -2.83 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,990 |     1,986 |     1,674 |     1,626 |     -2.84 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        11 |         7 |         6 |         4 |    -30.33 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         3 |         1 |         5 |    370.25 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        40 |        40 |        33 |        30 |     -8.80 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,761 |     2,623 |     2,176 |     2,150 |     -1.22 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,812 |     2,673 |     2,216 |     2,189 |     -1.24 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |      1.98 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |      5.80 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         6 |         2 |         2 |         3 |     50.38 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,466 |     1,472 |     1,235 |     1,255 |      1.63 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,473 |     1,474 |     1,238 |     1,259 |      1.70 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -63.05 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         4 |         3 |         7 |    118.39 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         6 |         6 |         5 |         5 |      2.56 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        39 |        36 |        29 |        28 |     -4.21 |
 |  Total ....................|        47 |        46 |        37 |        40 |      6.58 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         2 |         2 |         0 |    -76.58 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        10 |        12 |        10 |         9 |    -17.41 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       104 |        90 |        75 |        75 |      0.98 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       795 |       790 |       650 |       623 |     -4.08 |
 |  Total ....................|       910 |       894 |       737 |       708 |     -3.93 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         1 |         1 |         1 |    -57.85 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        26 |        24 |        20 |        15 |    -26.17 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        47 |        45 |        38 |        37 |     -4.06 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       230 |       202 |       167 |       169 |      0.72 |
 |  Total ....................|       305 |       273 |       227 |       221 |     -2.82 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        28 |        26 |        21 |        23 |      9.10 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         3 |         3 |         3 |     -3.62 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        11 |        11 |         9 |        12 |     33.54 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       584 |       580 |       496 |       514 |      3.64 |
 |  Total ....................|       627 |       620 |       529 |       552 |      4.33 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     98.24 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         9 |        11 |         9 |        10 |      9.77 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -16.76 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         8 |         9 |         7 |         8 |     10.08 |
 |  Total ....................|        17 |        21 |        17 |        18 |      9.78 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        34 |        24 |        21 |        21 |     -0.49 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       187 |       175 |       153 |       131 |    -14.34 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        43 |        37 |        31 |        38 |     21.74 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        66 |        66 |        58 |        49 |    -14.14 |
 |  Total ....................|       330 |       303 |       263 |       239 |     -8.94 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        14 |         6 |         5 |         3 |    -39.76 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,247 |     1,258 |     1,084 |     1,169 |      7.80 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,261 |     1,264 |     1,089 |     1,172 |      7.59 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Apparel ..................|         9 |        24 |        20 |        71 |    253.84 |
 |  Total ....................|         9 |        24 |        20 |        71 |    253.07 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         2 |         1 |         1 |    -18.55 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        81 |        83 |        71 |        69 |     -3.22 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       127 |        80 |        80 |         0 |    -99.97 |
 |  Total ....................|       209 |       165 |       153 |        70 |    -54.14 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -76.13 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         1 |         1 |         2 |     30.39 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         1 |         1 |         4 |    400.74 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        13 |         9 |         8 |         7 |    -10.55 |
 |  Total ....................|        18 |        11 |        10 |        12 |     22.46 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       346 |       324 |       274 |       275 |      0.32 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       606 |       586 |       492 |       465 |     -5.56 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        89 |        90 |        75 |        77 |      2.91 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       262 |       251 |       212 |       201 |     -5.05 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,303 |     1,251 |     1,053 |     1,018 |     -3.33 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         1 |         2 |         1 |         2 |     84.57 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        20 |        16 |        13 |        15 |     14.20 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |         4 |         3 |         3 |     17.17 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        20 |        20 |        17 |        14 |    -15.21 |
 |  Total ....................|        45 |        41 |        34 |        35 |      2.56 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     57.01 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         0 |         0 |         1 |     59.88 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         5 |         5 |         4 |         5 |     29.06 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       122 |       129 |       108 |       111 |      2.46 |
 |  Total ....................|       128 |       134 |       112 |       116 |      3.55 |
  ________________________________________________________________________________________ 
   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.