USDA sees cotton use climbing 3.8%

Ostroff, Jim
October 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;10/15/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 73, p17
Trade Publication
Forecasts cotton consumption at textile mills in the United States for the year beginning August 1, 1996. Comparison with consumption in 1995; Impact of polyester's price advantage over cotton; Expected cotton crop.


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