NCC Disputes Findings in Turkish Anti-Dumping Investigation04/18/2016 A three percent CIF (cost, insurance and freight) duty has been imposed on all US cotton fiber imports into Turkey after the Turkish government released on April 16 its final decision on its anti-dumping investigation of US cotton.
Michael Tate Elected American Cotton Producers Chair02/09/2016 Michael Tate of Huntsville, Ala., was elected chairman of the American Cotton Producers (ACP) of the National Cotton Council (NCC) for '16, during the NCC’s annual meeting held in Dallas, Texas, on February 5-7.
Cotton Service Award Honors Jimmy Dodson02/08/2016 Jimmy Dodson, a Robstown, Texas, cotton producer, is the recipient of the 2015 Harry S. Baker Distinguished Service Award. He was honored during the NCC’s '16 annual meeting held in Dallas, Texas, on February 5-7.
Cotton Newsline: April 20, 201604/20/16 National Cotton Council economists say 2016 will be another challenging year for the U.S. cotton industry – with low cotton prices, ample global stocks and uncertainties regarding global cotton mill use.
Cotton Newsline: April 15, 201604/14/16 While the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is trying to further restrict and regulate key crop protection products for cotton, the National Cotton Council is monitoring EPA’s actions and urging the cotton industry to be aware of and participate in the appropriate comment periods for those products.