The most impressive policy change in the year of 2014 is the trial of cotton target price reform in Xinjiang, which advanced smoothly in general and helped the market to restore its price finding power, narrowed th

As cotton harvest is closed nationwide in November, the picking and selling pace is found slower than last year due to weather and price impacts. Seed cotton purchase came to the final phase in some cotton regions.

In October, cotton harvest processed in full swing nationwide. Affected by the cold air in Xinjiang, the picking there delayed about half a month compared with the last season. Domestic cotton market stopped from e

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2015 China International Cotton Conference

The 2015 China International Cotton Conference will be held in Ningbo, Zhejiang province, China, on June 11-12, 2015. The meeting, to be organized jointly by the China Cottonmore>>

Agricultural Affairs Officials of US Embassy Visited China Cotton Association

Recently, Ms. Jennifer Clever and Mr. Andrew Anderson-Sprecher, Agricultural Attaches of Embassy of the United States of America Agricultural Affairs Office visited China Cotmore>>

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Weekly Report: Good Weather for Cotton Sowing, Southern Xinjiang Processed Faster than Last Season

2015-04-22

In the first half of April, the sprouting of cotton planting started in cotton regions nationwide. The temperature is similar with or higher than last year, with more sunlight hours. After the gale during 12th -14th, temperature recovered gradu

Weekly Report: Target Price of 2015 Announced, Planting Intentions in Xinjiang Rise Slightly

2015-04-15

On 7th April, the Xinjiang cotton target price of 2015 was announced by government at 19,100 Yuan per ton, which was calculated basing on the cost-benefit of production, market demand and supply.
During the end of March and early April,

Weekly Report: Good Weather for Cotton Planting in Most Regions

2015-04-07

Since spring, most cotton regions nationwide are conductive for cotton sowing, except North of Yellow River with unsatisfactory soil moisture, and some areas in Yangtze regions had too much rain. In early April, cotton sowing starts in Xinjiang

Weekly Report: Cotton Sowing in South Xinjiang Started, Lint Sales Fastened

2015-03-30

Since the second half of March, the temperature of Southern Xinjiang has recovered, and soil moisture has been positive for planting. Early planting has advanced from South to North and the overall sowing would started around 10th April. Inland

Weekly Report:Some Inland Cotton Subsidy Implementation Plans Announces, Sending Positive Signals to Market

2015-03-12

Currently, the third and fourth times of cotton target subsidy were allocated in Xinjiang, some farmers had received their subsidy already. The inland nine provinces granted with cotton target price subsidy from central finance, five of them, n

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)
2015-7-7      more>>
  • FC index S: 80.26 -0.62
  • FC index M: 73.56 -0.67
  • FC index L: 72.19 -0.54
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