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Cotton Outlook: World Production Projected Highest in 5 Years

Cotton Outlook: World Production Projected Highest in 5 Years

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 15, 2017

The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) estimates for 2017/18 project global cotton production at approximately 120.8 million bales, 13 percent above the previous season, as relative prices favored the planting of cotton versus alternative crops. India, China, and the

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Cotton Outlook: U.S. Cotton Textile and Apparel Trade Unchanged in 2017

Cotton Outlook: U.S. Cotton Textile and Apparel Trade Unchanged in 2017

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates indicate that total U.S. cotton textile and apparel trade was virtually unchanged during the first half of 2017, compared with the corresponding period of 2016. While U.S. cotton product imports totaled the equivalent

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Cotton Outlook: Global Growth of Mill Use Varies by Country

Cotton Outlook: Global Growth of Mill Use Varies by Country

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 14, 2017

The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture cotton projections for 2017/18 (August-July) indicate that global cotton mill use is forecast to rise for the second consecutive season. World cotton consumption is projected at 117.0 million bales in 2017/18, 3 percent higher

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Cotton Outlook: Global Stocks Forecast Lower in 2017/18

Cotton Outlook: Global Stocks Forecast Lower in 2017/18

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 13, 2017

The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) cotton projections for 2017/18 (August-July) indicate that world cotton stocks are expected to decline for the third consecutive season. Global ending stocks are projected at 87.7 million bales for 2017/18, nearly 2 percent

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Cotton Outlook: World Consumption To Exceed Production in 2017/18

Cotton Outlook: World Consumption To Exceed Production in 2017/18

👤From USDA 🕔May 15, 2017

The initial U.S. Department of Agriculture cotton projections for 2017/18 indicate that world cotton consumption will rise slightly and exceed production for the third consecutive season. Global cotton mill use is projected to expand further in 2017/18 to nearly 115.8

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Cotton Outlook: Global Stocks in 2016/17 Lowest in 5 Years

Cotton Outlook: Global Stocks in 2016/17 Lowest in 5 Years

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 13, 2017

The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture cotton projections for 2016/17 indicate that world ending stocks are forecast at 90.9 million bales, 6 percent below the previous season and 19 percent (nearly 21 million bales) lower than 2014/15’s record of 111.7

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Cotton Outlook: U.S. Net Textile and Apparel Imports Steady in 2016

Cotton Outlook: U.S. Net Textile and Apparel Imports Steady in 2016

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 13, 2017

U.S. net textile and apparel fiber imports were stable in calendar year 2016, near 2015’s record. In 2016, net imports approached 15.8 billion raw-fiber-equivalent pounds. Total fiber product imports reached 19.3 billion pounds in 2016, compared with 19.6 billion pounds

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Virginia: Cotton a Good Choice Whether Yields Good or Average in 2017

Virginia: Cotton a Good Choice Whether Yields Good or Average in 2017

👤By Johnny Parker, Commonwealth Gin 🕔Feb 24, 2017

The Virginia state wide cotton meeting yesterday sponsored by the Virginia Cotton Growers Association was well attended and the program was well worth the total investment of a full day. It’s clear that if we are headed for a good

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Cotton Outlook: World Trade Stable in 2016/17

Cotton Outlook: World Trade Stable in 2016/17

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 13, 2016

The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) cotton projections for 2016/17 indicate that global cotton trade is forecast similar to the previous two seasons. World trade is projected at 35.3 million bales in 2016/17, marginally above 2015/16 and equal to

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Cotton Outlook: China Leads Global Stock Decrease

Cotton Outlook: China Leads Global Stock Decrease

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 19, 2016

The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) cotton estimates for 2016/17 project world cotton ending stocks to decline 10 percent from the previous season to 87.3 million bales. With back-to-back reductions projected–the first in seven seasons–global cotton stocks would drop

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