US Cotton Textile Trade

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U.S. Cotton Textile Trade
  (Thousand Bale Equivalents)
Calendar Year 2012 2013 2014 2015
  Yarn, Thread, and Fabric
Imports      1,293      1,327      1,399      1,455
Exports      3,030      3,207      3,269      3,388
Net Trade     (1,737)     (1,879)     (1,870)     (1,934)
  Apparel
Imports     12,619     12,956     12,704     13,171
Exports         271         301         281         278
Net Trade     12,349     12,655     12,423     12,892
  Home Furnishings
Imports      2,965      3,150      3,162      3,426
Exports           63           59           61           54
Net Trade      2,902      3,091      3,102      3,372
  Floor Coverings
Imports         181         195         220         236
Exports           51           61           54           53
Net Trade         130         134         167         184
  Total
Imports     17,064     17,634     17,491     18,293
Exports      3,417      3,629      3,665      3,774
Net Trade     13,648     14,005     13,826     14,519
         
Source: USDA, ERS