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World Cotton Production Shows Nuanced Shifts

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While there hasn’t been much fluctuation of cotton production among major producers over the past four years, there has been some notable movement of late for them and some second-tier growers. The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) report showed a small decrease in 2021-2022 world production, down 300,000 bales to 119.9 million. Among top…

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