Cotton Ginnings

Cotton Ginnings

As of February 1, 2018
(Running Bales)
  2016 2017
UPLAND    
SOUTHEAST 3,634,600 4,396,500
Alabama 675,200 754,500
Florida 146,950 117,700
Georgia 2,150,250 2,184,000
North Carolina 353,850 757,950
South Carolina 216,800 400,350
Virginia 91,550 182,000
MID-SOUTH 3,260,600 4,231,700
Arkansas 858,950 1,137,750
Louisiana 266,100 407,850
Mississippi 1,004,150 1,284,550
Missouri 565,800 683,000
Tennessee 565,600 718,550
SOUTHWEST 7,855,550 8,718,800
Kansas 59,900 1/
Oklahoma 433,700 480,000
Texas 7,361,950 8,238,800
WEST 627,150 600,150
Arizona 348,300 372,350
California 245,950 227,800
New Mexico 32,900 1/
TOTAL UPLAND 15,377,900 18,062,400
TOTAL ELS 502,950 626,500
Arizona 16,700 28,200
California 443,150 562,300
New Mexico 15,100 1/
Texas 28,000 1/
ALL COTTON 15,880,850 18,688,900
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.