|Cotton Council International Report|
CCI President William B. Dunavant, III provided NCC directors an update of CCI's recent COTTON USA activities.
|Report on Trade Issues|
NCC Counsel William Gillon told the NCC directors at its Spring meeting that trade issues, including Trade Promotion Authority, continue to very important to the U.S. cotton industry.
|Report of The Cotton Foundation|
Cotton Foundation President Jimmy Dodson provided NCC directors an update on that institution and reminded them that the U.S. cotton industry’s need for cotton research and education has never been greater.
NCC Vice President, Washington Operations A. John Maguire provided an overview of the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002.
|U.S. and World Cotton Economic Outlook|
NCC Vice President of Policy Analysis and Program Coordinator Mark Lange updated the NCC directors on the economic state of the cotton industry.
|National Cotton Council Chairman's Report|
NCC Chairman Kenneth Hood updated the NCC directors on NCC activities and upcoming challenges at the NCC 2002 Spring Board Meeting in New Orleans.