Trade Issues

August 2017 China Cotton Market Report

September 5th, 2017|

In July, China imported 411,171 bales (89,522 MT) of cotton, an increase of 23.77 percent month-on-month (m/m), and a decrease of 5.61 percent year-on-year (y/y). The U.S. was ranked as the second largest cotton supplier [...]

Port of Houston Press Release

September 1st, 2017|

Please click on the link below to read a press release on the Port of Houston. 2017-0901 Port of Houston Press Release

2017 COTTON USA Orientation Tour

August 31st, 2017|

Please find the Participant List and Itinerary for the 2017 COTTON USA Orientation Tour. There are currently 24 textile executives participating in the Tour, along with 5 staff members for a total of 29 people. [...]

New Texas Law Requires Changes to Purchase Contracts

July 13th, 2017|

2017 JUL 11 - A NEW TEXAS LAW WILL APPLY TO ALL TEXAS COTTON PURCHASE CONTRACTS WITH PRODUCERS SIGNED ON OR AFTER  SEPT 1, 2017 A copy of HB 338 is attached. We are told this [...]

Upland Cotton Announcement

July 7th, 2017|

2017 Jul 7:  The Department of Agriculture's Commodity Credit Corporation announced the adjusted world price (AWP) for Strict Low Middling (SLM) 1-1/16 inch (leaf grade 4, micronaire 3.5-3.6 and 4.3-4.9, strength 26.0-28.9 grams per tex, [...]

Cost to Market Adjustment Announcement

July 5th, 2017|

Please click on the link below to read the letter. 2017-0705 FSA Response to industry letter on transportation costs (July 5 2017) final