India: Cotton and Products Update December 2018

Commodities

FAS Mumbai estimates marketing year (MY) 2018/19 production at 27.8 million 480-lb bales. Cotton harvesting operations are underway across the country. The pace of cotton arrivals in the market is slow due to many regions replanting cotton, thus delaying the harvest. Exports of raw cotton and cotton yarn remains strong as demand from neighboring countries support shipments. 

India: Cotton and Products Update December 2018