QUOTA WATCH

QUOTA WATCH

CURRENT TEXTILE QUOTAS:

Where the average recent utilization rate indicates full quota utilization within four weeks from Oct. 2, 1995.Percent

Country Category Description Fill

Bangladesh 334 Cotton Other Coats,

Men's & Boys' 92.35

Bangladesh 340/ Cotton & Man Made Fiber

640 Woven Shirts Men's & Boys' 89.55

Bangladesh 351/ Cotton & Man-made

651 Fiber Nightwear & Pajamas 88.57

Bangladesh 363 Cotton Towels, Terry &

Other Pile 99.35

Bangladesh 634 Man-made Fiber Other

Coats, Men's & Boys' 94.23

Bangladesh 615/646 Man-made Fiber Sweaters 96.25

Bulgaria 448 Wool Trousers, Breeches,

& Shorts, Women's & Girls; 85.59

China 315 Cotton Fabric, Printcloth 96.79

China 338/339 Cotton Knit Shirts 94.08

China 338-S/ Cotton Knit Shirts other

339-S than T-shirts & tanktops 96.11

China 440M Wool Shirts, Men's & Boys' 78.56

China 445/446 Wool Sweaters 78.67

China 447 Wool Trousers, Breeches, &

Shorts, Men's & Boys' 90.33

China 448 Wool Trousers Breeches, &

Shorts, Women's & Girls' 95.44

China 631 Man-made Fiber Gloves

Mittens 89.82

China 634 Man-made Fiber Other

Coats, Men's & Boys; 87.96

China 638/639 Man-made Fiber Knit Shirts 99.37

China 645/646 Man-made Fiber Sweaters 87.01

Dominican R. 338/638 Cotton & MMF Knit Shirts 89.67

Dominican R. 444 Wool Suits, Women's & Girls; 96.35

Egypt 340/ Cotton & Man-made Fiber

640 Woven Shirts Men's

and Boys' 91.75

Indonesia 350/ Cotton & Man-made Fiber 90.71

650 Dressing Gowns 90.71

Korea 435 Wool Coats, Women's & Girls 92.79

Korea 448 Wool Trousers, Breeches,

& Shorts, Women's & Girls' 86.23

Macau 642/ Man-made Fiber, Silk

842 Blend & N-CVF Coats, WG 93.04

Philippines 433 Wool Suit-type Coats,

Men's & Boys 79.84

Romania 442 Wool Skirts 89.70

Romania 447/448 Wool Trousers & Slacks 90.14

Taiwan 604 MMF Yarn of Synthetic Staple,

whether or not Textured 96.87

Taiwan 338/339 Cotton Knit Shirts 89.73

Taiwan 443 Wool Suits, Mens's & Boys' 86.81

Taiwan 444 Wool Suits, Women's & Girls' 98.88

Thailand 200 Cotton &/or MMF

Sewing Thread; Yarn

Yarn for Retail Sale 97.65

Thailand 604 MMF Yarn of Synthetic Staple,

whether or not Textured 95.34

Thailand 442 Wool Skirts 99.06

U.A.E. 335/ Cotton, Man-made Fiber, Silk

635/835 Blend & N CVF Coats, WG 93.11

Ukraine 435 Wool Coats, Women's & Girls' 95.29

NOTE: The above list was compiled using U.S. Customs Service data. Potential adjustments to quotas or charges have not been factored into the analysis.

FULLY UTILIZED TEXTILE QUOTAS

As of Oct. 2, 1995

Country Category Description

China 314 Cotton Fabric, Poplin & Broadcloth

China 336 Cotton Dresses

China 342 Cotton Skirts

China 362 Cotton Bedspreads & Quilts

China 642 Man-made Fiber Skirts

Kuwait 361 Cotton Sheets

U.A.E. 315 Cotton Fabric, Printcloth

U.A.E. 361 Cotton Sheets

U.A.E. 369 O Cotton Other Manufacturers

U.A.E. 369 S Cotton Shop Towels

NOTE: The above list was compiled using U.S. Customs Service data. Application of adjustments to quotas or charges may allow for reopening of quotas.