QUOTA WATCH

QUOTA WATCH

Textile Quotas to Watch as of Dec. 4, 1993*

Country Category Description % Filled

Bahrain 340 340/640 85.9

Bangladesh 334 Other coats, MB 94.3

Bangladesh 340/640 Shirts, MB non-knit 94.7

Bangladesh 341 Shirts and blouses, WG, non-knit 99.4

Bangladesh 351/651 Nightwear and pajamas 92.4

Bangladesh 634 Other coats, MB 98.6

Bulgaria 435 Coats, WG 95.6

China 200 Sewing thread and yarns 96.8

China 218 Yarns of different colors 98.7

China Group III Non-apparel 93.2

China 331 Gloves and mittens 97.6

China 338/339 Knit shirts and blouses 93.3

China 338S/339S Shirts and blouses, knit, except tank 89.8

tops and T-shirts

China 340 Shirts, MB, non-knit 99.5

China 345 Sweaters 99.1

China 347/348 Trousers, slacks and shorts 99.8

China 351 Nightwear and pajamas 99.9

China 360P Pillowcases 95.0

China 434 Other coats, MB 88.7

China 435 Coats, WG 99.3

China 440M Shirts, MB, non-knit 91.1

China 442 Skirts 86.4

China 611 Staple artificial fabric 99.2

China 614 Poplin, broadcloth 89.6

China 617 Twills and sateens 98.7

China 638/639 Shirts and blouses, knit 90.5

China 643 Suits, MB 99.9

China 645/646 Sweaters 93.9

China 650 Dressing gowns, etc. 85.6

China 651 Nightwear and pajamas 93.3

China 669P Poly bags 94.0

China 670L Luggage 91.7

China 840 Shirts and blouses, non-knit 91.5

China 845 Sweaters 91.1

Costa Rica 347/348 Trousers, slacks and shorts 85.0

Costa Rica 443 Suits, MB 92.5

Dominican Republic 340/640 Shirts, MB, non-knit 89.6

Dominican Republic 351/651 Nightwear and pajamas 87.6

Dominican Republic 433 Suit-type coats, MB 92.9

Dominican Republic 448 Trousers, WG 87.1

Guatemala 340/640 Shirts, MB, non-knit 96.2

India Group II Other cotton and MMF apparel 88.7

India 334/634 Other coats, MB 95.0

India 335/635 Coats, MB 90.8

India 336/636 Dresses 89.0

India 341 Shirts and blouses, WG, non-knit 98.1

India 347/348 Trousers, slacks and shorts 93.1

India 369D Dish towels 95.0

India 641 Shirts and blouses, WG, non-knit 96.6

Macao 239 Infants' wear, cotton or MMF 92.7

Macao 351/851 Nightwear and pajamas 96.3

Macao 359/859 Other wearing apparel 93.8

Macao 642/842 Skirts 89.8

Macao 659 Other apparel 91.2

Malaysia Group II Cotton/MMF group 97.4

subgroup

Malaysia 338/339 Shirts and blouses, knit 95.6

Malaysia 340/640 Shirts, MB, non-knit 99.4

Malaysia 634/635 Coats 92.1

Mexico 435 Coats, WG 95.9

Mexico 611 Staple artificial fabric 95.0

Nepal 340 Shirts, MB, non-knit 92.6

Nepal 341 Shirts and blouses, WG, non-knit 85.6

Pakistan 369F Dish towels, cotton 99.9

Pakistan 617 Twills and sateens 97.9

Philippines 340/640 Shirts, MB, non-knit 92.8

Philippines 340Y/640Y Shirts, MB, non-knit, yarn-dyed 99.5

Philippines 352/652 Underwear 94.1

Philippines 433 Suit-type coats, MB 94.8

Philippines 634 Coats, MB 90.3

Poland 433 Suit-type coats, MB 92.0

Poland 443 Suits, MW 91.5

Romania 448 Trousers, slacks and shorts, WG 92.4

South Korea 338/339 Shirts and blouses, knit 93.9

South Korea 340 Shirts, MB, non-knit 92.4

South Korea 435 Coats, WG 92.3

South Korea 448 Trousers, slacks and shorts, WG 88.6

South Korea 619/620 Non-cellulosic filament, poly 91.0

South Korea 633/634/635 Coats 96.6

Taiwan 219 Duck, cotton or MMF 88.1

Taiwan 225/317/326 Twills and sateens 90.4

Taiwan 347/348 Trousers, slacks and shorts 89.1

Taiwan 435 Coats, WG 93.1

Taiwan 444 Suits, WG 90.2

Taiwan 619/620 Non-cellulosic fabric 85.6

Taiwan 625-629 Staple filament combinations 93.0

Thailand 200 Sewing thread and yarns 93.0

Thailand Group II Apparel 92.1

Thailand 334/634 Other coats, MB 93.3

Thailand 340 Shirts, MB, non-knit 97.9

Thailand 347/348/847 Trousers, slacks and shorts 91.0

Thailand 351/651 Nightwear and pajamas 97.9

Thailand 604 Staple synthetic yarn 94.0

Thailand 611 Staple artificial fabric 93.6

Thailand 617 Twills & sateens 88.5

Thailand 619 Poly fabric 87.5

Thailand 620 Other fabric 88.6

United Arab Emirates 313 Sheeting 94.9

United Arab Emirates 363 Towels 97.7

United Arab Emirates 647/648 Trousers, slacks and shorts 88.3

Fully Utilized Textile Quotas as of Dec. 4, 1993

Country Category Description

China Group II Apparel

China 226 Cheesecloth, batiste, cotton or MMF

China 239 Infants' wear, cotton and MMF

China 313 Sheeting

China 334 Other coats, MB

China 335 Coats, WGI

China 352 Underwear

China 359V Vests

China 448 Trousers, slacks and shorts,WG

China 615 Print cloth

China 634 Other coats, MB

China 635 Coats, WG

China 835 Coats and jackets, WG

India 340/640 Shirts, MB, non-knit

Laos 340/640 Shirts, MB, non-knit

Malaysia 331/631 Gloves and mittens

Pakistan 317 Twills

Pakistan 334/634 Other coats, MB

Pakistan 666 Other furnishings

United Arab Emirates 334/634 Other coats, MB

United Arab Emirates 340/640 Shirts, MB, non-knit

United Arab Emirates 341/641 Shirts and blouses, WG, non-knit

United Arab Emirates 351/651 Nightwear and pajamas

*Indicates categories that may embargo within four weeks at current rate of use.

Note: Above list was compiled using U.S. Customs import statistics and reflect current quota and charge status.

MMF = Man-made fiber; MB = Men's and boys'; WG = Women's and girls'; WGI = Women's, girls' and infants'.