TITLE

Cotton economic outlook good near term, maybe longer

AUTHOR(S)
Cline, Harry
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;1/20/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the economic outlook of the cotton market as revealed at the Beltwide Cotton Conference held in Atlanta, Georgia. It has been projected that there will be more cotton produced and consumed in the world in 2011-2012 as agreed by Terry Barr, the economist of CoBank, and John Robinson, the economist of Texas A&M. However, the lack of cotton farming equipment and other infrastructure may prevent the boost of the cotton industry in 2011.
ACCESSION #
57518939

 

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