According to the survey conducted by China Cotton Association, the national cotton acreage of 2014 is estimated to be 4.08 million mu, 12.6% down Y/Y. Due to weather reasons, the flowering rate is lower than the co

During the month of May, cotton sowing has completed nationwide, the weather conditions are not as good as the corresponding time last year, the postponed cotton growth may result in reduced unit yield. Textile is

During the month of May, the raw cotton purchase of mills is very cautious, just to meet the basic operation demand; therefore, reserve cotton transaction and import cotton volume reduced accordingly. The average i


GB 6975-2013 National Standard English Draft for Comment

Among the following four versions of GB 6975 , namely GB 6975-1986??GB/T 6975-2001, GB 6975-2007 and GB 6975-2013, the latest version is issumore>>

AQSIQ Cotton Baling Standard

General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of P.R.C.

Release date: 23 June 2014
Alert Notification
No.7, 2014



Weekly Report: Annual Review of 2013/14 – Reserve Purchase Policy Supported Cotton Market; Target Price Reform Commenced


On September, 2013, the temporary reserve cotton purchase was launched on time. By 31st March, 2014, the seasonal purchase of reserve cotton totaled 6.31 million tons, around 90% of the annual yield, and also drew a close to the reserve cotton

Weekly Report: New Arrivals Come to Market; Cautious Mood Prevailed


During last week, new arrivals come to the market at low selling price, which drove the domestic cotton futures downward. As reserve cotton release approaches the end, transaction rate climbs slightly. International cotton price moved upward in

Weekly Report: Mills Buying Increased Reserve Transaction and Cotton Import


As this turn of reserve release will come to an end, textile mills are more active at reserve cotton buying in worry of the likelihood of insufficient cotton supply in September and the rush in transaction during the last few release days. By l

Weekly Report: PCC Cotton Auction had Poor Sale; Domestic Reserve Cotton Release Recovered


On 5th August, Xinjiang’ Production and Construction Corps (PCC) cotton auction started, however, the poor cotton quality resulted in low transaction rate. By 8th August, PCC cotton auction had offered 12,322 tons of cotton, and only 708

Weekly Report: PCC Cotton Auction on CNCE; Reserve Cotton Sales Recovered Slightly


In order to promote cotton of Xinjiang’s Production and Construction (PCC), the Xinjiang Production and Construction Cotton and Jute Corporation decided to organize the PCC Cotton Auction on China National Cotton Exchange (CNCE) since 5th

China Cotton Index (CC Index)
2013-9-30       more>>
  • CCindex (328) : 19158 -3
  • CCindex (527) : 16850 0
  • CCindex (229) : 19985 0
Foreign Cotton Index (FC Index)
2014-10-24      more>>
  • FC index S: 79.73 0.20
  • FC index M: 74.43 0.19
  • FC index L: 70.97 0.29
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