Cotton Ginnings

Cotton Ginnings

As of March 1, 2019
(Running Bales)
  2017 2018
UPLAND    
SOUTHEAST 4,430,450 4,005,150
Alabama 769,900 805,500
Florida 119,050 1/
Georgia 2,191,000 1,948,200
North Carolina 763,300 703,500
South Carolina 405,200 363,550
Virginia 182,000 184,400
MID-SOUTH 4,217,550 4,580,700
Arkansas 1,123,850 1,249,500
Louisiana 407,750 414,700
Mississippi 1,284,400 1,399,100
Missouri 683,000 754,850
Tennessee 718,550 762,550
SOUTHWEST 9,409,300 7,474,600
Kansas 1/ 141,800
Oklahoma 603,000 541,800
Texas 8,806,300 6,791,000
WEST 676,850 565,150
Arizona 438,350 376,600
California 238,500 188,550
New Mexico 1/ 1/
TOTAL UPLAND 18,883,150 16,710,550
TOTAL ELS 673,800 760,600
Arizona 26,700 28,350
California 609,150 688,600
New Mexico 1/ 1/
Texas 1/ 1/
ALL COTTON 19,556,950 17,471,150
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.