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Monthly Economic Letter: November 2021

Posted on November 10, 2021

Cotton Market Fundamentals & Price Outlook All benchmark prices increased over the past month. +  The December NY/ICE contract increased from 110 to 118 cents/lb. Open interest has been migrating out of the December contract ahead of its expiration and...

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Executive Cotton Update: November 2021

Posted on November 9, 2021

U.S. Macroeconomic Indicators & the Cotton Supply Chain The Bureau of Economic Analysis estimates the U.S. economy grew at a 2.0% seasonally-adjusted annual rate in the third quarter (Q3 2021). This is lower than the 6.7% growth in Q2 2021...

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How Real Are Sustainability Concerns?

Posted on October 28, 2021

In this 3-part Supply Chain Insights series from Cotton Incorporated, read how consumers translate their concerns into action, from buying organic food to seeking out sustainable clothing made of natural fibers.

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Come see us at the Functional Fabric Fair!

Posted on October 28, 2021

Looking for innovation and inspiration in your cotton products? Connect with us this month at the Functional Fabric Fair in Portland, OR, to learn about the latest cotton technologies, sustainability research, and fabric developments. Drop in at booth 502 or reserve...

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Beyond COVID: Demand & Prices

Posted on October 18, 2021

Surging Economy U.S. Apparels Spending What has been feeding growth in apparel spending?   Demand   Supply Chain Prices   Throughout the supply chain there are a swirl of influences. While fiber and yarn prices have responded to stronger demand post-COVID,...

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