Cotton Ginnings

Cotton Ginnings

As of December 1, 2018
(Running Bales)
  2017 2018
UPLAND    
SOUTHEAST 2,699,900 2,408,850
Alabama 433,750 487,200
Florida 64,300 1/
Georgia 1,336,450 1,056,600
North Carolina 521,800 530,050
South Carolina 236,250 208,800
Virginia 107,350 126,200
MID-SOUTH 3,398,050 3,698,100
Arkansas 891,300 996,950
Louisiana 368,700 357,100
Mississippi 999,250 1,050,600
Missouri 546,950 624,700
Tennessee 591,850 668,750
SOUTHWEST 4,568,150 3,576,000
Kansas 1/ 1/
Oklahoma 173,700 135,900
Texas 4,394,450 3,440,100
WEST 285,300 194,400
Arizona 158,250 107,450
California 127,050 86,950
New Mexico 1/ 1/
TOTAL UPLAND 10,984,900 9,941,250
TOTAL ELS 301,900 323,700
Arizona 10,550 11,450
California 277,200 298,900
New Mexico 1/ 1/
Texas 1/ 1/
ALL COTTON 11,286,800 10,264,950
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.