Source: Press Release

 

COTTON ASSOCIATION OF INDIA
INDIAN COTTON CROP ESTIMATE FOR THE SEASON 2015-16 AND 2016-17      
Estimated as on 31st October 2016
State Crop       Arrivals As on         31st October 2016
2016-17 2015-16 2016-17
    Total      Total  Total 
Pressed (in lakh b/s of 170 kgs each) Loose  (in lakh b/s of 170 kgs each) (in lakh b/s of 170 kgs each) (in’000 Tons) Pressed (in lakh b/s of 170 kgs each) Loose  (in lakh b/s of 170 kgs each) (in lakh b/s of 170 kgs each) (in’000 Tons) (in lakh b/s of 170 kgs each) (in’000 Tons)
Punjab 6.00 2.50 8.50 144.50 5.00 2.50 7.50 127.50 2.50 42.50
Haryana 15.50 3.00 18.50 314.50 14.00 3.00 17.00 289.00 2.40 40.80
Upper Rajasthan 5.45 0.55 6.00 102.00 4.95 0.55 5.50 93.50 1.30 22.10
Lower Rajasthan 11.45 0.55 12.00 204.00 9.95 0.55 10.50 178.50 1.05 17.85
Total North Zone 38.40 6.60 45.00 765.00 33.90 6.60 40.50 688.50 7.25 123.25
                     
Gujarat 89.80 3.20 93.00 1581.00 84.80 3.20 88.00 1496.00 4.85 82.45
Maharashtra 82.25 5.75 88.00 1496.00 72.25 5.75 78.00 1326.00 3.00 51.00
Madhya Pradesh 19.30 0.70 20.00 340.00 18.05 0.70 18.75 318.75 1.85 31.45
Total Central Zone 191.35 9.65 201.00 3417.00 175.10 9.65 184.75 3140.75 9.70 164.90
                     
Telangana 47.40 0.60 48.00 816.00 57.40 0.60 58.00 986.00 1.37 23.29
Andhra Pradesh 11.10 5.90 17.00 289.00 18.10 5.90 24.00 408.00 1.00 17.00
Karnataka 20.90 1.10 22.00 374.00 17.40 1.10 18.50 314.50 0.85 14.45
Tamil Nadu 4.80 2.20 7.00 119.00 4.80 2.20 7.00 119.00 0.00 0.00
Total South Zone 84.20 9.80 94.00 1598.00 97.70 9.80 107.50 1827.50 3.22 54.74
                     
Orissa 3.95            0.05 4.00 68.00 2.95             0.05 3.00 51.00 0.00 0.00
Others 2.00               -   2.00 34.00 2.00                -   2.00 34.00 0.00 0.00
                     
Grand Total 319.90 26.10 346.00 5882.00 311.65 26.10 337.75 5741.75 20.17 342.89

 

COTTON ASSOCIATION OF INDIA
INDIAN COTTON BALANCE SHEET FOR THE SEASON 2015-16 and 2016-17
Estimated as on 31st October 2016
 
Details 2016-17 2015-16
(in lakh b/s) (in’000 Tons) (in lakh b/s) (in’000 Tons)
Supply        
          Opening Stock 45.00 765.00 67.25 1143.25
          Crop 346.00 5882.00 337.75 5741.75
          Imports 17.00 289.00 22.00 374.00
Total Supply 408.00 6936.00 427.00 7259.00
Demand        
          Mill Consumption 275.00 4675.00 275.00 4675.00
           Consumption by SSI Units 25.00 425.00 25.00 425.00
          Non- Mill Consumption 10.00 170.00 10.00 170.00
          Exports     72.00 1224.00
Total  Demand 310.00 5270.00 382.00 6494.00
          Available Surplus 98.00 1666.00    
Closing Stock                  45.00             765.00