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Upcoming Webinar on Single-Use Plastics

Posted on April 13, 2021

The European Commission adopted the world’s first comprehensive plastics strategy to decrease single-use plastics accounting for marine litter. As a result, the European Union is taking legislative action against single-use plastic items and plastic fishing gear – plastics that account...

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Monthly Economic Letter: April 2021

Posted on April 12, 2021

Cotton Market Fundamentals & Price Outlook All benchmark prices decreased over the past month. +  The May NY/ICE futures contract fell from 88 to 78 cents/lb between early March and early April. In later trading, prices have rebounded to levels...

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Executive Cotton Update: April 2021

Posted on April 8, 2021

U.S. Macroeconomic Indicators & the Cotton Supply Chain The International Monetary Fund (IMF) just released an updated set of forecasts for economic growth around the world. The latest IMF estimate for global economic growth in 2021 is 6.0%. This is...

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Grupo Familia Features Cotton Trademarks

Posted on April 8, 2021

Grupo Familia, one of the largest personal care and hygiene brands in South America, has adopted cotton into a range of products. The cotton enhanced™ and cotton natural™ trademarks are identified in their line of feminine pads, tampons, and pantyliners...

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Proctor & Gamble Features the Seal of Cotton Trademark

Posted on April 6, 2021

The global brand P&G has launched the first feminine pads labeled with the Seal of Cotton trademark in Mexico. The pads have a 100% cotton topsheet and are sold under the brand NATURELLA JUST NATURAL. P&G’s website highlights the Seal...

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