Cotton Ginnings

Cotton Ginnings

As of January 1, 2018
(Running Bales)
  2016 2017
UPLAND    
SOUTHEAST 3,512,850 4,005,950
Alabama 653,500 650,100
Florida 140,900 108,400
Georgia 2,068,700 1,990,200
North Carolina 351,850 722,300
South Carolina 206,450 369,900
Virginia 91,450 165,050
MID-SOUTH 3,238,800 4,138,500
Arkansas 858,950 1,102,500
Louisiana 266,100 407,850
Mississippi 982,450 1,230,250
Missouri 565,800 679,400
Tennessee 565,500 718,500
SOUTHWEST 6,158,700 6,977,550
Kansas 45,100 1/
Oklahoma 314,050 329,800
Texas 5,799,550 6,647,750
WEST 516,500 457,000
Arizona 275,300 268,850
California 214,900 188,150
New Mexico 26,300 1/
TOTAL UPLAND 13,426,850 15,653,150
TOTAL ELS 431,200 500,000
Arizona 14,050 20,500
California 385,100 450,400
New Mexico 11,550 1/
Texas 20,500 1/
ALL COTTON 13,858,050 16,153,150
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.