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 - 2006-07 onwards
  • Cotton Exports in India 2006-07 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

126.14

333.00

449

2019-20*(P)

133.73

365.00

464

2020-21*(P)

129.57

371.00

487

*Source :Meeting of Committee on Cotton Production and Consumption (COCPC) held on 25.01.2021                          

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

270.78

22.57

22.43

1.87

2019-20(P)*

233.70

19.48

20.33

1.69

2020-21(P)*

286.00

23.83

26.00

2.17

Source :Meeting of Committee on Cotton Production and Consumption (COCPC)held on 25.01.2021

P* Provisional

Cotton Balance Sheet (As drawn by COCPC)

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Quantity in lakh bales of 170kgs)

 

Particulars

10-11    

11-12

12-13   

13-14   

14-15   

15-16   

16-17   

17-18   

18-19   

19-20(P)*   

20-21(P)*   

 

SUPPLY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Opening stock

40.50

45.77

40.00

40.00

33.00

66.00

36.44

43.76

42.91

56.52

120.95

 

Crop (Production)

339.00

367.00

370.00

398.00

386.00

332.00

345.00

370.00

333.00

365.00

371.00

 

Imports

2.38

7.51

14.59

11.51

14.39

22.79

30.94

15.80

35.37

15.50

11.00

 

Total Supply

381.88

420.28

424.59

449.51

433.39

420.79

412.38

429.56

411.28

437.02

502.95

 

DEMAND

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mill Consumption

221.77

223.59

251.74

268.03

278.06

270.20

262.70

280.11

270.78

233.70

286.00

 

S.S.I Consumption

24.46

22.12

23.59

25.20

26.38

27.08

26.21

26.18

22.43

20.33

26.00

 

Non Textile Consumption

13.38

5.00

7.83

6.32

5.00

18.00

21.50

12.77

18.00

15.00

18.00

 

Total consumption

259.61

250.71

283.16

299.55

309.44

315.28

310.41

319.06

311.21

269.03

330.00

 

Exports

76.50

129.57

101.43

116.96

57.72

69.07

58.21

67.59

43.55

47.04

75.00

 

Total Demand

336.11

380.28

384.59

416.51

367.16

384.35

368.62

386.65

354.76

316.07

405.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Closing Stock

45.77

40.00

40.00

33.00

66.23

36.44

43.76

42.91

56.52

120.95

97.95

 

P-Provisional

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source: Meeting of Committee on Cotton Production and Consumption (COCPC) held on  25-01-2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Area, production and productivity of cotton (state-wise) 2015-16 onwards...

Country 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18
Area              (in million hectares) Prod             (in million metric tons) Yield          (kgs per hectare) Con               (in million metric tons) Area            (in million hectares) Prod                 (in million metric tons) Yield         (kgs per hectare) Con                          (in million metric tons) Area               (in million hectares) Prod            (in million metric tons) Yield  (kgs per hectare) Con           (in million metric tons)
                         
China (Main land) 3.41 5.20 1524 7.60 3.10 4.90 1581 8.00 3.35 5.89 1758 8.50
India 11.88 5.75 484 5.30 10.85 5.87 541 5.15 12.24 6.35 519 5.42
USA 3.27 2.81 859 0.75 3.85 3.74 972 0.77 4.49 4.56 1014 0.77
Pakistan 2.90 1.54 530 2.15 2.50 1.66 666 2.15 2.67 1.80 674 2.35
Brazil 0.96 1.29 1350 0.66 0.94 1.53 1629 0.72 1.18 2.01 1707 0.68
Uzbekistan 1.30 0.83 641 0.36 1.25 0.79 631 0.46 1.21 0.80 662 0.46
Vietnam 0.00 0.00 460 1.00 0.00 0.00 750 1.17 0.00 0.00 1000 1.51
Bangladesh 0.04 0.03 652 1.32 0.04 0.03 665 1.41 0.05 0.03 764 1.66
Others 6.90 4.03 584 5.00 7.34 4.55 620 4.71 8.02 5.25 654 5.00
World total 30.66 21.48 701 24.14 29.87 23.07 773 24.54 33.20 26.68 804 26.34
                         
Country 2018-19 2019-20(Est.) 2020-21(Proj.)
Area               (in million hectares) Prod            (in million metric tons) Yield  (kgs per hectare) Con           (in million metric tons) Area               (in million hectares) Prod            (in million metric tons) Yield  (kgs per hectare) Con           (in million metric tons) Area               (in million hectares) Prod            (in million metric tons) Yield  (kgs per hectare) Con           (in million metric tons)
                         
China (Main Land) 3.37 6.04 1794 8.25 3.30 5.80 1758 7.25 3.17 5.91 1864 8.00
India 12.61 5.66 449 5.40 13.37 6.21 464 4.45 12.96 6.31 487 5.45
USA 4.04 4.00 989 0.63 4.70 4.34 923 0.47 3.52 3.26 925 0.52
Pakistan 2.37 1.67 704 2.36 2.53 1.32 522 2.20 2.19 0.89 407 1.98
Brazil 1.62 2.78 1717 0.73 1.67 3.00 1802 0.61 1.52 2.65 1746 0.61
Uzbekistan 1.20 0.64 534 0.63 1.34 0.72 534 0.61 1.03 0.55 534 0.49
Vietnam 0.00 0.00 667 1.51 0.00 0.00 3000 1.45 0.00 0.00 1440 1.48
Bangladesh 0.05 0.04 768 1.58 0.05 0.04 772 1.37 0.05 0.04 772 1.40
Others 8.03 5.14 640 4.90 7.90 4.93 624 4.35 7.25 4.60 635 4.52
World total 33.30 25.97 780 25.98 34.86 26.35 756 22.77 31.69 24.21 764 24.46
Source: ICAC release: "Cotton This Month" dated 1st March,2021

Support prices for varieties of kapas of fair average quality:

Variety Staple length in mm Micronaire value          Prices in Rs.per Quintal
11-12 12-13 13-14 14-15 15-16 16-17 17-18 18-19 19-20 20-21*
Short Staple (20mm & below)                        
Assam Comilla -- 7.0-8.0 2300 3100 3200 3250 3300 3360 3520 4650 4755 5015
Bengal Desi -- 6.8-7.2 2300 3100 3200 3250 3300 3360 3520 4650 4755 5015
Medium staple (20.5mm-24.5mm)                        
Jayadhar 21.5-22.5 4.8-5.8 2550 3350 3450 3500 3550 3610 3770 4900 5005 5265
V797/G-Cot-13/G.Cot-21 21.5-23.5 4.2-6.0 2600 3400 3500 3550 3600 3660 3820 4950 5055 5315
AK/Y-1(Mah./MP) 23.5-24.5 3.4-5.5 2650 3450 3550 3600 3650 3710 3870 5000 5105 5365
PCO-2 AP/Kar/K-11(TN)
MCU-7 (TN)
SVPR-2(TN)
Medium Long Staple (25.0mm-27.0mm)                        
J-34 Raj 24.5-25.5 4.3-5.1 2800 3600 3700 3750 3800 3860 4020 5150 5255 5515
LRA 5166/KC-2 (TN) 26.0-26.5 3.4-4.9 2900 3700 3800 3850 3900 3960 4120 5250 5355 5615
F414/H777/J-34 Hyb 26.5-27.0 3.8-4.8 3050 3750 3850 3900 3950 4010 4170 5300 5405 5665
Long Staple (27.5mm-32.0mm)                        
F414/H777/J-34 Hyb 27.5-28.5 4.0-4.8 3100 3800 3900 3950 4000 4060 4220 5350 5450 5725
H-4/H-6/MECH/RCH-2 27.5-28.5 3.5-4.7 3150 3800 3900 3950 4000 4060 4220 5350 5450 5725
Sanker-6 Gujarat/10 27.5-29.0 3.6-4.8 3150 3850 3950 4000 4050 4110 4270 5400 5500 5775
Bunny  29.5-30.5 3.5-4.3 3300 3900 4000 4050 4100 4160 4320 5450 5550 5825
Brahma
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 6025
DCH-32  34.0-36.0 3.0-3.5 3700 4300 4400 4450 4500 4560 4720 5850 5950 6225
Suvin 37.0-39.0 3.2-3.6 4500 5100 5200 5250 5300 5360 5520 6650 6750 7025
*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

2019-20

 

4897

 

5126

5183

4749

6567

2020-21*

 

5651

 

5850

5847

5832

6768

     *position as on 08.03.2021

 

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

 

 

 

 

(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

37267

36926

36520

37180

20-21

37527

39213

39362

38848

38938

38543

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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