Trade Issues

California Prop 65 Summary

October 31st, 2018|

Please click on the link below for the NCC’s summary regarding California’s Prop 65 as it pertains to cotton and cotton textile products. Included with the statement are Safety Data Sheets for raw cotton fiber [...]

USDA Announces Steps to Address Cotton Storage Shortage in Southern Texas

October 24th, 2018|

October 19, 2018 The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) today announced that cotton warehouse operators located in southern Texas may apply for authorization to store cotton outside in specifically designated [...]

Senate Ag Committee Hearing

September 13th, 2018|

Senate Agriculture Committee Hearing Overview  For questions on the note below, please contact Scott Parsons or Daniel Austin at (202) 547-3035. Today, the Senate Ag Committee held a hearing entitled “Perspectives on U.S. Agricultural Trade.” [...]

2018 COTTON USA Special Trade Mission from Vietnam

June 21st, 2018|

The COTTON USA Special Trade Mission from Vietnam will be here from July 22-26, 2018. There are currently 15 textile executives participating in the Tour, along with 5 staff members for a total of 20 [...]

COTTON USA Executive Delegation

May 23rd, 2018|

Cotton Council International is sponsoring the COTTON USA Executive Delegation to India and Bangladesh.  U.S. exporters and their agents are invited to send, at their own expense, representatives of their firms to the following: Monday, [...]

China Includes Cotton on List to be Potentially Hit with High Tariffs

April 4th, 2018|

2018 April 4 -  Attached announcement regarding MOFCOM proposed list to levy retaliatory tariffs on Chinese imports  from the U.S. of agricultural and food products, including COTTON.      2018-0404 China Responds to U S Section [...]