Cotton Ginnings

Cotton Ginnings

As of December 15, 2018
(Running Bales)
  2017 2018
UPLAND    
SOUTHEAST 3,462,100 2,943,800
Alabama 554,650 590,450
Florida 89,600 1/
Georgia 1,711,350 1,304,500
North Carolina 661,400 628,800
South Carolina 306,400 262,250
Virginia 138,700 157,800
MID-SOUTH 3,889,800 4,121,150
Arkansas 1,021,200 1,103,550
Louisiana 396,350 380,650
Mississippi 1,140,300 1,200,300
Missouri 636,350 705,400
Tennessee 695,600 731,250
SOUTHWEST 5,805,800 4,425,550
Kansas 1/ 1/
Oklahoma 264,450 197,600
Texas 5,541,350 4,227,950
WEST 364,250 271,100
Arizona 213,750 155,100
California 150,500 116,000
New Mexico 1/ 1/
TOTAL UPLAND 13,550,350 11,853,950
TOTAL ELS 412,650 406,650
Arizona 14,750 14,450
California 376,000 372,900
New Mexico 1/ 1/
Texas 1/ 1/
ALL COTTON 13,963,000 12,260,600
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.