International Cotton Advisory Committee

CottonConnect, ICAC partner to bolster industry impact

The partnership between ICAC and CottonConnect will initially span a year and covers four key areas of collaboration between the…

Bumpy road ahead for 2022/23 cotton season

The first issue for the cotton season ahead is the collapse of the crop in West Texas, which produces the…

Cotton production, consumption invert as season nears close

Decreases in the crop size of some top cotton-producing countries such as India, Argentina and South Africa, have resulted in…

Cotton production and consumption up as season winds down

With 13 weeks left of the 2021/22 cotton season, it appears area, production and consumption will all be up year-over-year,…

End could be in sight for global cotton logistics bottlenecks

Data regarding US cotton exports indicate the logistics situation is improving worldwide, the International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC) says in…

Cotton council launched to address global industry concerns

The ICAC says its Private Sector Advisory Council (PSAC) means there will be an expert committee that combines perspectives and…

Shipping issues continue to plague cotton industry

Cotton has a lot of company in its struggle, as the Covid-19 pandemic disrupted global shipping across many industries. But…

Cotton prices to remain at elevated levels throughout 2021/22

The coming season looks like a promising one for cotton farmers, with high cotton prices expected to continue through the…

Higher cotton production, vigorous trade expected in 2021/22

Higher production and vigorous trade are expected in the 2021/22 season but while world cotton production is estimated at 25.7m…