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Spinning Efficiency Requires High Spinnability Cotton

February 10, 2011

On behalf of both the spinner and cotton trader sectors in Japan, I would like to make four proposals regarding

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Transgenics Have Their Uses, but Aren’t a Panacea

February 10, 2011

Only a few years ago, transferring genes into cotton from another species was considered science fiction. Today, transgenic cotton is

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Vertical Integration Offers a Range of Synergies

February 10, 2011

Cotton International’s theme for this year’s Annual edition, “A Whole New Game,” is a very apt description of the changes

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Trade Agreements Will Drive Growth in Taiwan

February 10, 2011

This year, prices have risen to levels not seen in more than a century. To a large extent, China has

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Energized, Motivated Workers Will Drive Growth

February 10, 2011

Pakistan’s textile industry is emerging as a major player after the global economic meltdown in 2008. The financial and economic

Improvement Driven by Biotech, Ginners and Government

February 10, 2011

India has the distinction of growing all classes of cotton, from the coarsest and shortest fiber to the longest and

Ability to Adapt Gives Brazilian Growers an Edge

February 10, 2011

When I received the invitation to write this article, my first decision was to wait until the last moment because

Research Focuses on Yield and Improved Resistance

February 10, 2011

Cotton is an immensely important crop for the sustainable economy of India. The crop is cultivated by about 6 million

Lowering Production Costs Is Job Number One

February 10, 2011

Over the last few years, Brazilian producers have been struggling to survive with cotton prices that have been deeply affected

An Increase in Production Will Solve Many Problems

February 10, 2011

If someone had asked me a year ago whether cotton as a commodity could be termed as volatile or fairly

Brazilian Textile Consumption to Increase 50 Percent

February 10, 2011

Brazil has a strong and diversified textile and apparel industry, mixed with a strong creative sector. There are almost 100

Textile Associations Should Monitor Supply and Demand

February 9, 2011

The abrupt and significant price changes in March 2008 had serious repercussions to those market players who were caught unprepared.

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International Cotton Leader Showcases Innovations

July 12, 2017

Cotton Incorporated’s Kater Hake urged India producers to find new applications and functionalities for cotton and textile production.

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Kai Hughes Named ICAC Executive Director

July 5, 2017

Kai Hughes has been named the new Executive Director of the International Cotton Advisory Committee.

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Indian Textile Industry Aims to Reach $650 Billion by 2025

July 5, 2017

India’s Prime Minister has urged the country’s textiles sector to reach $650 billion by 2025.

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Indian Company Debuts Cotton for Technical Textiles

June 22, 2017

A company based in South India has developed mechanically-processed cotton varieties suitable for use in absorbent technical textiles products.

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India Expects 20% More Cotton in 2017/18

May 10, 2017

India’s cotton crop for the season beginning in October 2017 may see up to a 20% percent increase in production.

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Collective Effort Needed to Advance Cotton Industry

May 5, 2017

The cotton industry needs a collective effort by all of its stakeholders to advance.

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Register Now for ACSA International Cotton Institute

April 12, 2017

This summer, some of cotton’s young minds will gather to learn business details at the ACSA International Cotton Institute.

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Cotton Industry Veterans Launch New Commodities Firm

April 11, 2017

Three veteran analysts and traders have combined their collective 60+ years of cotton industry experience to form the Rose Commodity Group.

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Global Cotton Contract All Hope, No Action?

April 10, 2017

The ICE Global Cotton Futures Contract is fighting for market traction, with no significant trading volume since June 2016.

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Indian Cotton Situation Currently Stable

March 17, 2017

The cotton situation in India from both producers’ and users’ points of view seems to be stable.

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Enrollment Open for Texas International Cotton School

February 28, 2017

Registration is open for the 37th session of the Texas International Cotton School, scheduled for August 7-17 in Lubbock.