Industry watching China: Cheaper textiles driving cotton demand

Laws, Forrest
March 2006
Southeast Farm Press;3/8/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increase in cotton demand and consumption in the U.S. According to the Department of Agriculture, this is because of the lower cost of textile and apparel products and improving economy. It is projected that U.S. end-use of cotton-containing products will increase at am average rate in 2005-2006.


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