U.S. TEXTILES BY THE NUMBERS

2017 EMPLOYMENT 2

2017 Textile Supply Chain Jobs in Thousands

2017 TEXTILE SUPPLY CHAIN JOBS IN THOUSANDS

TOP 5 STATES FOR

TEXTILE JOBS IN 2016 4

  • 1. Georgia …………………………….49,100
  • 2. North Carolina ……………………. 36,476
  • 3. South Carolina ……………………. 24,611
  • 4. California …………………………. 16,201
  • 5. Tennessee …………………………. 13,911
Figures exclude apparel manufacturing and cotton & wool farming jobs

VALUE OF SHIPMENTS 1

2017 Value of Shipments for Man-Made Fibers, Yarns,
Fabrics, Apparel, & Sewn Products in $ Billions

2017 VALUE OF SHIPMENTS FOR MAN-MADE FIBERS, YARNS, FABRICS, APPAREL, & SEWN PRODUCTS IN $ BILLIONS

EXPORTS OF FIBERS,YARNS, FABRICS APPAREL & SEWN PRODUCTS 5

In $ Billions

EXPORTS OF FIBERS,YARNS, FABRICS APPAREL & SEWN PRODUCTS

2017 EXPORT BREAKDOWN
BY CATEGORY 5

2017 EXPORT BREAKDOWN BY CATEGORY

2017 EXPORT BREAKDOWN
BY REGION 6

In $ Billions

2017 EXPORT BREAKDOWN BY REGION

Exports for U.S. Man-Made Fibers, Yarns, Fabrics, Apparel,
& Sewn Products only. Raw Cotton & Wool exports excluded

TOP 5 EXPORT MARKETS BY COUNTRY FOR U.S. YARNS & FABRICS7

In $ Billions & $ Millions

  • 1. Mexico ……………………. $4.4B
  • 2. Canada ……………………. $1.7B
  • 3. Honduras …………………. $1.3B
  • 4. China  …………………… $987M
  • 5. Dominican Republic …..…… $473M
Figures exclude Natural fiber, apparel & sewn products

CAPITAL INVESTMENT 3

Capital Investment in U.S. Yarn, Fabric, Apparel,
& Sewn Product Manufacturing Up $595M in
Last 7 Years – Data in $ Millions

CAPITAL INVESTMENT

SOURCES

  1. U.S. Census Bureau, Annual Survey of Manufactures (ASM), value of shipments for NAICS 313, 314, 315, & 32522. 2015 data used to compute 2016 NAICS 32522 figure
  2. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Dept. of Agriculture, Nat’l Cotton Council, and American Sheep Industry Association.
  3. U.S. Census Bureau, Annual Capital Expenditures Survey (ACES), NAICS 313, 314, & 315.
  4. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Quarterly Census on Employment and Wages (QCEW), NAICS 313, 314, & 32522 only.
  5. U.S. Department of Commerce and U.S. International Trade Commission
  6. U.S. U.S. Department of Commerce and U.S. International Trade Commission, data for U.S. exports of yarns and fabrics only.
  7. U.S. Department of Commerce and U.S. International Trade Commission, Data excludes U.S. exports of raw cotton and wool products.