Cotton Prices Heading Up

Hogsett, Don
March 2006
Home Textiles Today;3/20/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 23, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses the International Cotton Advisory Council's (ICAC) annual production and pricing forecast. The ICAC predicts that the world supply of cotton will decline as much as 5 percent in 2006. Cotton prices are expected to increase by more than 13 percent due to the rise in demand. Cotton production in Latin America is projected to decline by about 13 percent.


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