The Cotton Advisory Board (CAB)
estimates India's Cotton exports for this season (October 2017 to September
2018) to be 70 lakh bales, an increase of 20% over last year.
From October, 2017 to April 2018, the total
amount of cotton exported from India was 51.21 lakh bales. CAB has estimated
that the Cotton production for the current Cotton season will be 370 lakh
Domestic prices of Cotton are ruling below the
International Cotton prices. Domestic sale prices of the representative variety
of S-6 cotton vis-à-vis international prices of its equivalent variety were
lower by 7.18% as on July 14.