Cotton Ginnings

Cotton Ginnings

As of November 15, 2017
(Running Bales)
  2016 2017
UPLAND    
SOUTHEAST 1,864,100 1,717,950
Alabama 386,800 274,850
Florida 58,800 1/
Georgia 1,062,250 870,500
North Carolina 204,000 341,300
South Carolina 104,850 161,750
Virginia 47,400 69,550
MID-SOUTH 2,567,300 2,522,950
Arkansas 690,750 669,500
Louisiana 258,400 315,300
Mississippi 711,350 740,650
Missouri 469,650 392,750
Tennessee 437,150 404,750
SOUTHWEST 2,734,300 3,254,550
Kansas 1/ 13,750
Oklahoma 120,600 99,950
Texas 2,613,700 3,140,850
WEST 212,250 190,300
Arizona 117,350 103,250
California 94,900 87,050
New Mexico 1/ 1/
TOTAL UPLAND 7,389,350 7,723,500
TOTAL ELS 194,800 203,350
Arizona 4,500 6,200
California 180,750 191,500
New Mexico 1/ 1/
Texas 1/ 1/
ALL COTTON 7,584,150 7,926,850
Source: USDA-NASS.
Note: Regions may not add to total to avoid disclosure of individual gins.
1/ Not published to avoid disclosing individual gins, but included in U.S. totals.