06/02/17
                           Textile & Apparel Trade Balance Report
                                    Flow:  General Imports
                                    Type:  Customs value
                                    (Millions of Dollars)
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 |                 Time Period|           |           |                       |  Percent  |
 |Partner                     |           |           |    January-April      |   change  |
 |  SITC rev 3 Commodity      |           |           |                       |           |
 |                            |           |           |_______________________|           |
 |                            |           |           |           |           | YTD  4/16-|
 |                            |    2015   |    2016   |    2016   |    2017   |    YTD    |
 |                            |           |           |           |           |    4/17   |
 |____________________________|___________|___________|___________|___________|___________|
 |                            |           |           |           |           |           |
 |World                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     3,476 |     3,064 |     1,024 |     1,001 |     -2.27 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     8,540 |     8,222 |     2,667 |     2,632 |     -1.31 |
 |  Made-up ..................|    24,416 |    22,387 |     7,475 |     7,096 |     -5.07 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    87,916 |    83,158 |    25,777 |    25,300 |     -1.85 |
 |  Total ....................|   124,347 |   116,831 |    36,943 |    36,029 |     -2.47 |
 |FTA Total                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|     1,036 |       934 |       320 |       300 |     -6.21 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     2,208 |     2,156 |       725 |       704 |     -2.96 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,932 |     2,016 |       652 |       671 |      2.95 |
 |  Apparel ..................|    15,479 |    15,023 |     4,670 |     4,660 |     -0.22 |
 |  Total ....................|    20,655 |    20,129 |     6,366 |     6,334 |     -0.51 |
 |_CAFTA-DR                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        19 |        15 |         5 |         4 |    -28.36 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        27 |        31 |        10 |        10 |      5.36 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       201 |       193 |        64 |        62 |     -1.79 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     8,444 |     8,250 |     2,505 |     2,486 |     -0.76 |
 |  Total ....................|     8,692 |     8,489 |     2,583 |     2,562 |     -0.81 |
 |NAFTA                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       603 |       540 |       187 |       172 |     -8.02 |
 |  Fabric ...................|     1,327 |     1,306 |       435 |       438 |      0.75 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,435 |     1,542 |       491 |       511 |      4.01 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     4,346 |     4,141 |     1,325 |     1,334 |      0.68 |
 |  Total ....................|     7,711 |     7,529 |     2,439 |     2,456 |      0.70 |
 |Canada                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       359 |       336 |       118 |       100 |    -15.06 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       766 |       723 |       242 |       231 |     -4.67 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       303 |       366 |       117 |       116 |     -0.71 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       612 |       564 |       187 |       177 |     -5.13 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,040 |     1,989 |       664 |       624 |     -5.95 |
 |Mexico                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       244 |       204 |        69 |        72 |      4.00 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       561 |       583 |       193 |       207 |      7.56 |
 |  Made-up ..................|     1,131 |     1,176 |       375 |       395 |      5.48 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     3,734 |     3,577 |     1,138 |     1,157 |      1.64 |
 |  Total ....................|     5,670 |     5,539 |     1,775 |     1,831 |      3.19 |
 |Guatemala                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         3 |         1 |         2 |     68.91 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         4 |         1 |         2 |     32.35 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        21 |        21 |         7 |         6 |    -16.25 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,433 |     1,384 |       450 |       449 |     -0.27 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,462 |     1,412 |       460 |       458 |     -0.28 |
 |El Salvador                 |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         5 |         3 |         1 |         0 |    -78.66 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         9 |         8 |         3 |         3 |      1.36 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        24 |        34 |        13 |        14 |      5.84 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,950 |     1,942 |       605 |       577 |     -4.72 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,988 |     1,987 |       622 |       593 |     -4.63 |
 |Honduras                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        11 |         7 |         3 |         1 |    -42.36 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         3 |         0 |         1 |    126.86 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        40 |        40 |        13 |        12 |     -8.96 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     2,761 |     2,624 |       758 |       764 |      0.72 |
 |  Total ....................|     2,812 |     2,674 |       774 |       778 |      0.48 |
 |Nicaragua                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     24.35 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     82.09 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         6 |         2 |         1 |         1 |    -52.92 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,467 |     1,472 |       454 |       471 |      3.75 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,473 |     1,475 |       455 |       472 |      3.62 |
 |Costa Rica                  |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -49.49 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         4 |         1 |         1 |     39.98 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         6 |         6 |         2 |         3 |     14.62 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        38 |        36 |        10 |        10 |      2.64 |
 |  Total ....................|        47 |        46 |        14 |        15 |      7.19 |
 |Dominican Republic          |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         2 |         0 |         0 |     57.29 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        10 |        12 |         4 |         3 |    -25.09 |
 |  Made-up ..................|       104 |        90 |        27 |        28 |      2.42 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       795 |       792 |       227 |       215 |     -5.27 |
 |  Total ....................|       910 |       896 |       258 |       245 |     -4.72 |
 |Colombia                    |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         3 |         1 |         1 |         0 |    -53.69 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        26 |        24 |         8 |         6 |    -32.71 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        46 |        45 |        16 |        17 |      8.80 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       230 |       202 |        65 |        63 |     -3.25 |
 |  Total ....................|       305 |       273 |        90 |        86 |     -4.19 |
 |Peru                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        28 |        26 |         7 |         7 |      0.51 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         4 |         3 |         1 |         1 |     -8.34 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        11 |        11 |         3 |         4 |     31.32 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       583 |       580 |       203 |       200 |     -1.56 |
 |  Total ....................|       626 |       620 |       214 |       212 |     -1.07 |
 |Chile                       |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    292.50 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         9 |        11 |         3 |         3 |     14.08 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -31.84 |
 |  Apparel ..................|         8 |         9 |         3 |         3 |     12.68 |
 |  Total ....................|        17 |        21 |         6 |         6 |     13.52 |
 |Israel                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|        34 |        25 |        11 |         8 |    -22.94 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       187 |       175 |        67 |        57 |    -13.83 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        43 |        37 |        12 |        16 |     30.18 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        66 |        66 |        27 |        25 |     -5.80 |
 |  Total ....................|       330 |       303 |       117 |       107 |     -8.15 |
 |Jordan                      |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        14 |         6 |         2 |         1 |    -68.31 |
 |  Apparel ..................|     1,247 |     1,260 |       360 |       402 |     11.90 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,261 |     1,266 |       362 |       403 |     11.40 |
 |Oman                        |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Fabric ...................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Made-up ..................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |       .   |
 |  Apparel ..................|         9 |        24 |         3 |        28 |    811.79 |
 |  Total ....................|         9 |        24 |         3 |        28 |    812.51 |
 |Bahrain                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         2 |         1 |         0 |    -49.67 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        81 |        83 |        29 |        29 |      1.14 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       127 |        80 |        53 |         0 |   -100.00 |
 |  Total ....................|       209 |       165 |        82 |        29 |    -64.63 |
 |Singapore                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         2 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -88.27 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         2 |         1 |         1 |         0 |    -29.65 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         1 |         1 |         0 |         1 |    186.11 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        13 |         9 |         2 |         2 |      7.59 |
 |  Total ....................|        18 |        11 |         3 |         4 |     22.29 |
 |Korea, South                |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|       346 |       325 |       109 |       108 |     -0.64 |
 |  Fabric ...................|       606 |       586 |       195 |       181 |     -6.97 |
 |  Made-up ..................|        89 |        90 |        32 |        26 |    -16.87 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       262 |       252 |        73 |        67 |     -8.78 |
 |  Total ....................|     1,304 |     1,252 |       409 |       383 |     -6.37 |
 |Australia                   |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         1 |         2 |         0 |         0 |     11.20 |
 |  Fabric ...................|        19 |        16 |         5 |         6 |      4.16 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         4 |         4 |         1 |         1 |     13.12 |
 |  Apparel ..................|        20 |        20 |         8 |         6 |    -18.31 |
 |  Total ....................|        45 |        41 |        14 |        14 |     -6.71 |
 |Morocco                     |           |           |           |           |           |
 |  Yarn .....................|         0 |         0 |         0 |         0 |    -86.65 |
 |  Fabric ...................|         1 |         0 |         0 |         0 |     66.14 |
 |  Made-up ..................|         5 |         5 |         2 |         2 |     19.14 |
 |  Apparel ..................|       122 |       129 |        43 |        42 |     -1.57 |
 |  Total ....................|       128 |       134 |        45 |        44 |     -0.51 |
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   Source:  U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Textiles and Apparel.