Cotton Ginnings

Cotton Ginnings

As of December 1, 2017
(Running Bales)
  2016 2017
UPLAND    
SOUTHEAST 2,683,650 2,699,900
Alabama 504,900 433,750
Florida 94,900 64,300
Georgia 1,533,200 1,336,450
North Carolina 307,000 521,800
South Carolina 163,150 236,250
Virginia 80,500 107,350
MID-SOUTH 3,058,500 3,437,000
Arkansas 821,600 919,300
Louisiana 264,850 368,800
Mississippi 896,450 1,010,100
Missouri 546,200 546,950
Tennessee 529,400 591,850
SOUTHWEST 3,922,100 4,568,150
Kansas 1/ 1/
Oklahoma 187,050 173,700
Texas 3,735,050 4,394,450
WEST 308,700 285,300
Arizona 172,950 158,250
California 135,750 127,050
New Mexico 1/ 1/
TOTAL UPLAND 9,997,250 11,031,100
TOTAL ELS 298,750 304,150
Arizona 7,500 10,550
California 272,600 279,450
New Mexico 1/ 1/
Texas 1/ 1/
ALL COTTON 10,296,000 11,335,250
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.