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Special section: South America regional update – cotton production, exports, imports, domestic consumption and outlook for Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Paraguay and Peru for marketing years 1985/86 through 1991/92

Special section: South America regional update – cotton production, exports, imports, domestic consumption and outlook for Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Paraguay and Peru for marketing years 1985/86 through 1991/92 – U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Foreign Agricultural Service report Kevin Sage-El BACKGROUND The five major cotton producing and exporting nations in South America include Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, […]

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Extra-long staple cotton report – production and export statistics for marketing year 1989/90-1991/92 including USSR, Egypt, Israel, Peru and Sudan; U.S. pima cotton production and export statistics

Extra-long staple cotton report – production and export statistics for marketing year 1989/90-1991/92 including USSR, Egypt, Israel, Peru and Sudan; U.S. pima cotton production and export statistics – U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Foreign Agricultural Service report Brian Goggin I. Introduction Due to genetic differences, extra-long staple (ELS) cotton is fundamentally unlike upland cotton. ELS cotton […]

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U.S. highlights – August 1991 cotton market activity

U.S. highlights – August 1991 cotton market activity – U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service report Generally good crop developments were reported throughout the U.S. cotton growing areas in August. Beneficial rains were reported in the Texas/Oklahoma region early in August, while ideal crop conditions prevailed in the San Joaquin Valley and Delta areas. […]

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U.S. highlights – adverse weather affects cotton crop; disaster-area farmers may withdraw from acreage reduction programs while non-declared disaster area farmers have other options

U.S. highlights – adverse weather affects cotton crop; disaster-area farmers may withdraw from acreage reduction programs while non-declared disaster area farmers have other options – U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Foreign Agricultural Service report Adverse weather throughout the cotton belt continued to draw considerable discussion as to the outcome of the U.S. cotton crop for 1991/92. […]

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U.S. highlights – textile industry expresses concern over phaseout of Multi-Fiber Arrangement under current GATT proposal

U.S. highlights – textile industry expresses concern over phaseout of Multi-Fiber Arrangement under current GATT proposal – U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service report U.S. textile industry representatives were united in their criticism of the current General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) proposal, which was released by GATT Director General Dunkel on December […]