Statistics

Index

  • Area, production and productivity of cotton in India
  • State-wise Cotton consumption by the textile mills
  • Cotton consumption by organized sector textile mills (Non-SSI Mills) and small scale spinning mills (SSI) units
  • Cotton Balance Sheet (As drawn by the Cotton Advisory Board)
  • Area, production and productivity of cotton (State-wise)
  • Support prices for varieties of kapas of Fair Average Quality (FAQ)
  • Annual average prices of kapas for important varieties
  • Year-wise/Month-wise prices of lint cotton announced by Cotton Association of India, Mumbai
  • Cotton imports in India - 1996-97 onwards
  • Cotton Exports in India 1996-97 onwards

Area, production and productivity of cotton in India from 1947-48 onwards

Year

Area In lakh hectares

Production In lakh bales of 170 kgs

Yield kgs per hectare

1947-48

44.24

33.36

132

1950-51

58.82

34.30

99

1960-61

76.10

60.12

134

1970-71

76.05

56.64

127

1980-81

78.23

78.00

169

1990-91

74.39

117.00

267

2000-01

85.76

140.00

278

2001-02

87.30

158.00

308

2002-03

76.67

136.00

302

2003-04

76.30

179.00

399

2004-05

87.86

243.00

470

2005-06

86.77

241.00

472

2006-07

91.44

280.00

521

2007-08

94.14

307.00

554

2008-09

94.06

290.00

524

2009-10

103.10

305.00

503

2010-11

111.42

339.00

517

2011-12

121.78

367.00

512

2012-13

119.78

370.00

525

2013-14

119.60

398.00

566

2014-15

128.46

386.00

513

2015-16

122.92

332.00

459

2016-17

108.26

345.00

542

2017-18

125.86

370.00

500

2018-19*(P)

126.58

330.00

443

2019-20*(P)

125.84

360.00

486

*Source: Cotton Advisory Board(CAB)                          P-Provisional

 

Cotton Consumption by Organized Sector Textile Mills (Non-SSI Mills) and Small Scale Spinning Mills (SSI) Units

Qty.in Lakh Bales

Year

Non-SSI mills

SSI mills

Avg Consumption

Cotton Consumption

Monthly Consumption

Cotton Consumption

Monthly Consumption

2000-01

149.36

12.45

10.97

0.91

2001-02

147.00

12.25

11.70

0.98

2002-03

142.42

11.87

11.63

0.97

2003-04

150.39

12.53

13.00

1.08

2004-05

163.98

13.67

16.57

1.58

2005-06

180.00

15.00

19.00

1.67

2006-07

194.89

16.24

21.26

1.32

2007-08

195.67

16.31

22.08

1.59

2008-09

190.00

15.83

20.00

1.58

2009-10

219.00

18.25

23.00

1.92

2010-11

221.77

18.48

24.46

2.04

2011-12

223.59

18.63

22.12

1.84

2012-13

251.74

20.97

23.59

1.97

2013-14

268.03

22.34

25.20

2.10

2014-15

278.06

23.17

26.38

2.20

2015-16

270.20

22.50

27.08

2.26

2016-17

262.70

22.00

26.21

2.18

2017-18

280.11

23.33

26.18

2.18

2018-19(P)*

274.50

22.88

25.00

2.08

2019-20(P)*

288.00

24.00

25.00

2.08

Source: Cotton Advisory Board                                                                                       P* Provisional

Cotton Balance Sheet (As drawn by the Cotton Advisory Board)

Area, production and productivity of cotton (state-wise) 2010-11 onwards...

Support prices for varieties of kapas of fair average quality:

 

Variety

Staple length in mm

Mic

value

 

11-12

 

12-13

 

13-14

 

14-15

 

15-16

 

16-17

 

17-18

 

18-19

 

19-20*

Short Staple (20mm & below)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Assam Comilla

--

7.0-8.0

2300

3100

3200

3250

3300

3360

3520

4650

4755

Bengal Desi

--

6.8-7.2

2300

3100

3200

3250

3300

3360

3520

4650

4755

Medium staple (20.5mm-24.5mm)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

V797/G-Cot-13/G.Cot-21

21.5-23.5

4.2-6.0

2600

3400

3500

3550

3600

3660

3820

4950

5055

Jayadhar

21.5-22.5

4.8-5.8

2550

3350

3450

3500

3550

3610

3770

4900

5005

AK/Y-1(Mah./MP)

23.5-24.5

3.4-5.5

2650

3450

3550

3600

3650

3710

3870

5000

5105

PCO-2 AP/Kar/K-11(TN)

23.5-24.5

3.4-5.5

2650

3450

3550

3600

3650

3710

3870

5000

5105

Mcu-7 (TN)

23.5-24.5

3.4-5.5

2650

3450

3550

3600

3650

3710

3870

5000

5105

SYPR-2(TN)

23.5-24.5

3.4-5.5

2650

3450

3550

3600

3650

3710

3870

5000

5105

Medium Long Staple (25.0mm-27.0mm)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

F414/H777/J-34 Raj

24.5-25.5

4.3-5.1

2800

3600

3700

3750

3800

3860

4020

5150

5255

LRA 5166/KC-2 (TN)

26.0-26.5

3.4-4.9

2900

3700

3800

3850

3900

3960

4120

5250

5355

F414/H777/J-34 Hyb Raj

26.5-27.0

3.8-4.8

3050

3750

3850

3900

3950

4010

4170

5300

5405

F414/H777/J-34 Hyb Hry

26.5-27.0

3.8-4.8

3050

3750

3850

3900

3950

4010

4170

5300

5405

Long Staple (27.5mm-32.0mm)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

F414/H777/J-34 Hyb Pjb

27.5-28.5

4.0-4.8

3100

3800

3900

3950

4000

4060

4220

5350

5450

H-4/H-6/MECH

27.5-28.5

3.5-4.7

3150

3800

3900

3950

4000

4060

4220

5350

5450

RCH-2

27.5-28.5

3.5-4.7

3150

3800

3900

3950

4000

4060

4220

5350

5450

Sanker-6 Gujarat/10

27.5-29.0

3.6-4.8

3150

3850

3950

4000

4050

4110

4270

5400

5500

Bunny

29.5-30.5

3.5-4.3

3300

3900

4000

4050

4100

4160

4320

5450

5550

Brahma

29.5-30.5

3.5-4.3

3300

3900

4000

4050

4100

4160

4320

5450

5550

Extra Long Staple (32.5mm & above)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MCU-5 /Surabhi

32.5-33.5

3.2-4.3

3500

4100

4200

4250

4300

4360

4520

5650

5750

DCH-32 South

34.0-36.0

3.0-3.5

3700

4300

4400

4450

4500

4560

4720

5850

5950

DCH-32 MP

34.0-36.0

3.0-3.5

3700

4300

4400

4450

4500

4560

4720

5850

5950

Suvin

37.0-39.0

3.2-3.6

4500

5100

5200

5250

5300

5360

5520

6650

6750

*As per Order No.1/20/2019-20/MSP/Cotton/ 15-43 dated 19th September, 2019 issued by the Office of the Textile Commissioner

Annual average prices of kapas for important varieties

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prices in Rs/Qntls

Year

Bengal Desi

J-34

LRA

H-4

S-6

BB

DCH-32

1996-97

1168

1770

1786

1905

2010

 

2316

1997-98

1765

2103

2110

2186

2278

 

2991

1998-99

1816

2072

1998

2081

2141

 

2513

1999-00

1443

1838

1835

1909

2067

 

2732

2000-01

1439

2063

2095

2149

2313

 

3341

2001-02

1833

1828

1750

1891

1895

 

 

2002-03

1875

2218

2110

2215

2294

 

 

2003-04

1962

2591

2470

2533

2632

2433

3152

2004-05

1670

1843

1835

1997

2034

2035

2876

2005-06

1738

1999

 

2002

2058

2040

4111

2006-07

1868

2129

 

2155

2264

2128

3031

2007-08

2351

2523

 

2483

2613

2317 

2827

2008-09

3051

2800

 

2850

2850

3000

 

2009-10

3063

3115

 

3116

3226

3081

3738

2010-11

4428

5571

 

 

5271

4721

4676

2011-12

4572

4255

 

3871

4309

3826

4613

2012-13

4538

4451

 

4321

4642

3900

4780

2013-14

 

5211

 

4880

5157

4582

6005

2014-15

 

4078

 

3961

4050

4041

5101

2015-16

 

4601

 

4392

4762

4369

5222

2016-17

 

5529

 

5417

5530

5103

6179

2017-18

 

4878

 

5082

4860

4701

5639

2018-19

 

5571

 

5732

5726

5577

6302

 

Year-wise/Month-wise prices of lint cotton announced by the Cotton Association of India, Mumbai

Statement showing month-wise lint prices in Rs.per candy spot announced by Cotton Association of India.onwards

 

 

 

(Prices in Rs/candy)

Variety

Year

Oct

Nov

Dec

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sept

Yr Average

 

Bengal Desi

87-88

3,640

4,569

5,366

6,227

6,017

5,540

5,387

5,995

6,166

6,098

6,098

 --

5,555

88-89

5,025

5,100

5,150

4,900

4,650

5,500

5,550

5,550

5,700

5,800

5,950

 --

5,352

89-90

4,700

4,800

4,600

4,460

4,300

3,900

4,000

4,150

4,559

4,745

4,550

 --

4,433

90-91

4,500

4,880

4,835

4,700

4,700

5,625

6,470

6,560

6,780

7,035

7,700

 --

5,799

91-92

6,265

6,456

6,790

6,860

7,125

7,175

7,460

7,700

8,300

8,860

8,675

 --

7,424

92-93

6,900

6,150

5,950

5,850

6,133

7,092

7,575

7,400

7,925

7,950

8,050

 --

6,998

93-94

6,560

7,035

8,800

9,690

10,980

13,335

15,420

15,225

13,550

12,750

12,040

 --

11,399

94-95

10,070

11,595

14,200

14,100

14,400

15,000

15,300

14,300

13,300

13,600

12,600

 --

13,497

95-96

13,500

12,400

10,600

10,500

9,600

8,480

8,595

9,554

8,456

7,754

8,435

7,900

8,990

96-97

8,850

8,879

8,100

7,980

7,700

8,639

8,827

9,200

10,229

9,950

11,138

11,750

9,270

97-98

11,447

11,627

12,691

14,386

14,427

14,852

14,890

15,100

15,291

15,638

15,190

14,741

14,190

98-99

13,173

15,004

14,720

14,513

13,575

13,283

12,710

13,317

13,765

13,792

13,504

12,958

13,693

99-00

12,004

11,282

10,348

10,280

10,346

10,446

10,547

11,496

12,000

11,500

10,339

10,008

10,883

00-01

10,305

11,684

11,246

10,462

10,295

10,552

11,432

12,104

12,900

12,600

12,116

12,717

11,534

01-02

13,648

13,657

13,595

13,020

13,038

13,250

13,592

13,992

14,492

14,637

14,838

13,939

13,808

02-03

14,282

14,645

14,033

12,207

13,300

13,483

14,347

14,425

14,448

15,055

14,033

13,705

13,997

03-04

13,487

14,296

13,917

14,858

15,628

15,459

15,655

15,735

16,275

16,744

17,496

16,932

15,540

04-05

14,295

14,443

12,692

12,600

11,795

11,984

12,195

13,032

13,083

12,980

12,936

12,500

12,878

05-06

12,848

14,120

14,271

13,627

13,033

12,691

13,479

13,475

13,617

14,413

14,976

14,792

13,779

06-07

14,705

14,621

14,405

13,923

13,975

14,600

14,845

14,750

15,000

15,904

15,952

15,600

14,857

07-08

15,426

15,324

16,810

25,900

16,855

18,467

19,265

21,132

23,709

24,808

25,890

26,523

20,842

08-09

25,065

26,052

26,350

25,881

24,929

22,620

22,942

24,043

23,861

23,900

23,800

23,480

24,410

09-10

22,891

24,900

25,061

23,761

22,938

21,609

21,627

22,604

23,996

23,650

25,221

27,436

23,808

10-11

27,965

30,759

32,492

38,374

47,880

50,742

50,405

44,717

43,642

43,496

48,833

50,648

42,496

11-12

36,747

36,465

34,350

37,332

35,696

34,726

34,604

34,741

36,596

43,350

42,948

39,630

37,265

12-13

39,416

40,178

36,628

34,750

34,788

36,644

34,600

35,077

38,996

40,307

40,424

39,660

37,622

13-14

38,650

41,429

39,712

40,658

39,909

38,804

38,329

40,231

40,512

39,554

38,961

38,040

39,566

14-15

37,660

35,064

32,848

31,419

30,600

31,374

34,081

35,400

35,492

34,392

33,764

33,208

33,775

15-16

31,018

30,708

30,992

32,789

30,227

29,738

31,163

32,769

33,642 

34,900 

33,854 

 30,358

31,176

16-17

28,730

28,464

28,152

31,688

34,295

36,136

35,183

36,019

36,538

37,078

36,020

34,740

33,587

17-18

39,682

41,500

41,942

42,535

42,030

42,962

42,780

42,631

44,712

45,300

45,288

44,255

42,968

18-19

42,671

43,065

41,300

40,754

40,488

40,621

42,674

41965

41792

41488

41121

40435

41531

19-20

38775

38648

38332

37089

36378

36621

36796

35676

37135

 

 

 

 

Variety

Year

Oct

Nov

Dec

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sept

Yr Avg

V797

87-88

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

0

88-89

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

0

89-90

5,416

5,264

5,340

5,273

4,921

4,521

4,484

4,665

4,960

4,950

5,035

--

4,984

90-91

5,202

5,257

5,441

5,625

6,469

7,048

8,711

8,311

8,328

8,721

8,360

--

7,043

91-92

9,600

9,227

9,460

9,771

9,413

8,723

8,293

7,836

8,471

8,930

8,568

--

8,936

92-93

8,256

8,421

7,921

6,637

6,602

7,154

7,125

7,822

7,900

7,762

8,362

--

7,633

93-94

8,118

8,595

9,455

10,600

11,969

14,000

15,310

14,270

13,340

13,288

12,804

--

11,977

94-95

13,790

14,400

15,120

16,178

18,600

17,100

16,700

14,500

14,500

15,200

14,800

--

15,535

95-96

15,400

15,800

15,326

13,600

13,000

10,747

10,854

11,236

10,576

11,050

12,013

13,255

11,634

96-97

12,868

13,167

12,725

12,050

11,757

12,257

13,304

13,900

14,370

14,496

14,829

15,341

13,422

97-98

15,252

15,552

16,235

16,566

15,709

15,470

15,033

14,734

15,765

15,638

15,547

15,333

15,570

98-99

--

15,954

15,900

15,615

15,329

13,957

12,276

11,970

12,853

12,780

13,033

13,865

13,957

99-00

13,500

12,900

11,904

11,412

12,642

12,692

12,579

13,125

13,552

13,508

13,477

14,058

12,946

00-01

14,241

15,404

15,829

14,146

13,245

13,065

13,379

13,780

14,504

14,044

14,211

14,113

14,163

01-02

13,516

12,281

11,815

10,788

10,013

9,814

9,932

9,800

10,480

11,822

11,817

11,000

11,090

02-03

10,997

11,360

12,325

11,978

13,283

14,048

15,105

15,288

15,635

16,423

15,881

16,562

14,074

03-04

17,187

17,909

17,000

16,733

16,333

15,755

15,595

15,660

16,179

16,828

16,978

17,018

16,598

04-05

14,533

13,573

12,012

11,168

10,681

11,108

11,162

10,614

11,165

11,710

11,414

11,039

11,682

05-06

11,435

12,220

13,788

14,114

12,543

11,239

11,621

11,450

12,088

12,922

14,357

13,746

12,627

06-07

13,226

13,042

13,025

12,964

13,880

15,135

15,650

14,895

15,183

16,257

15,870

15,805

14,578

07-08

15,543

15,129

--

16,779

16,745

17,081

16,945

18,068

19,478

21,521

22,133

22,232

18,332

08-09

20,000

18,900

--

16,175

15,119

14,565

16,500

17,422

17,678

18,248

18,271

18,040

17,356

09-10

18,050

18,441

21,183

20,926

19,419

20,160

20,930

20,320

20,730

20,104

21,917

25,441

20,635

10-11

25,748

26,545

27,250

32,582

43,145

44,833

40,321

26,978

21,646

19,167

22,083

24,648

29,579

11-12

24,547

24,435

--

--

26,500

25,365

25,283

25,211

25,312

28,735

30,044

28,117

21,962

12-13

25,268

26,613

28,292

27,083

26,933

28,940

27,857

26,445

27,468

28,911

29,808

29,995

27,801

13-14

29,662

28,504

28,664

31,669

30,632

27,174

25,242

25,877

25,968

27,065

26,100

26,480

27,753

14-15

25,035

25,484

26,220

25,462

22,361

22,135

23,285

24,742

24,521

24,765

24,840

25,016

24,489

15-16

23,927

23,969

24,217

24,050

21,275

19,544

19,533

20,412

23,915 

27,769 

27,869 

26,379

23,572

16-17

26,304

26,404

28,163

31,364

31,014

29,796

29,121

28,612

29,115

28,874

28,708

28,208

28,807

17-18

27,400

28,377

30,513

30,762

29,704

27,735

26,584

26,573

29,992

31,542

33,215

33,218

29,635

18-19

--

--

--

30,496

30,138

32,996

36,135

35096

35056

33885

33033

32443

33253

19-20

--

--

--

--

--

--

23660

19704

20685

 

 

 

 

Variety

Year

Oct

Nov

Dec

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sept

Yr Avg

J-34

87-88

6,170

5,470

5,640

6,040

5,790

6,670

7,210

7,110

6,940

6,900

7,130

--

6,461

88-89

7,150

5,450

5,600

6,050

5,775

7,000

7,200

7,000

6,925

6,900

7,150

--

6,564

89-90

6,250

6,300

6,000

6,100

5,800

5,300

5,150

5,350

6,050

6,350

6,300

--

5,905

90-91

6,900

7,200

7,400

7,200

7,500

7,650

9,950

10,300

10,700

11,900

13,500

--

9,109

91-92

10,550

9,900

10,700

11,725

12,000

11,025

10,900

10,750

11,400

11,850

11,200

--

11,091

92-93

9,600

8,750

8,500

7,900

7,900

8,800

9,400

9,650

10,450

10,525

10,900

--

9,307

93-94

10,000

10,015

11,635

12,365

14,810

17,600

18,960

19,265

19,440

19,400

18,620

--

15,646

94-95

17,330

16,245

20,200

20,900

20,800

21,000

20,400

18,700

18,400

19,000

18,400

--

19,216

95-96

18,100

17,500

16,400

15,600

15,000

14,086

14,900

16,241

16,324

15,450

15,948

16,000

15,962

96-97

15,950

15,388

13,868

14,465

14,352

15,209

15,390

16,483

17,758

17,569

17,867

18,187

16,041

97-98

18,356

17,746

17,583

19,017

19,463

19,317

19,333

19,369

20,096

19,646

18,409

17,170

18,792

98-99

17,195

17,458

16,548

16,235

16,179

16,000

15,990

16,413

16,977

17,712

17,621

17,611

16,828

99-00

15,942

14,391

13,408

13,872

14,875

15,746

15,932

17,308

17,980

18,217

18,139

17,383

16,099

00-01

16,645

17,640

18,158

17,846

17,841

17,957

18,047

18,404

19,188

18,592

17,689

17,550

17,963

01-02

15,576

13,910

13,785

13,356

13,083

12,923

13,672

14,068

14,664

15,530

15,500

14,365

14,203

02-03

14,973

15,690

16,504

16,363

17,704

19,065

20,605

20,750

20,974

22,068

21,462

21,238

18,950

03-04

20,243

20,765

20,348

21,871

22,022

20,800

21,320

21,780

21,438

21,568

21,496

20,455

21,176

04-05

15,629

14,682

13,964

14,005

13,895

14,692

14,557

15,286

15,630

15,700

15,527

15,214

14,898

05-06

14,739

15,060

15,842

15,464

15,095

15,104

16,074

16,100

16,458

16,791

17,305

16,921

15,913

06-07