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Table 04 Cotton Area, Yield, and Production 
  
Date Created  01/12/2018 12:00:09 PM  
 
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Country/Region Area
(Million hectares)
Yield
(Kilograms per hectare)
Production
(Million 480 lb. bales)
Change in Production
  2017/18 Proj.   2017/18 Proj.   2017/18 Proj. From last month From last year
2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
Dec Jan 2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
Dec Jan 2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
Dec Jan MBales Percent MBales Percent
World30.6429.5833.1533.3268378478879096.15106.56119.96120.971.010.8414.4113.52
United States3.273.854.624.598599721,0111,00812.8917.1721.4421.26-0.18-0.834.0923.84
Total Foreign27.3725.7328.5428.7366275675275683.2689.3998.5299.701.191.2010.3211.54
 
Western Hemisphere 
  Brazil0.960.941.101.101,3451,6211,5441,5445.907.007.807.800.000.000.8011.43
  Mexico0.130.100.210.211,5441,6151,5931,5970.940.761.501.540.042.670.78101.57
  Argentina0.380.240.400.404796805065060.830.750.930.930.000.000.1824.00
  Paraguay0.010.010.010.014194164164160.030.020.020.020.000.000.000.00
  Peru0.020.010.020.021,0121,0169909900.080.040.100.100.000.000.06138.10
  Colombia0.030.020.010.015625511,0891,0890.080.040.040.040.000.000.00-6.98
 
Africa 
  Burkina0.660.700.850.853634073333331.101.311.301.300.000.00-0.01-0.76
  Mali0.550.660.730.733904123953950.981.241.331.330.000.000.096.85
  Cote dchr(39)Ivoire0.400.350.360.363333944214210.620.630.700.700.000.000.0812.00
  Cameroon0.220.230.230.235104554844840.520.470.500.500.000.000.036.38
  Benin0.300.420.450.453634334234230.500.830.880.880.000.000.056.06
  Chad0.290.320.120.122032422182180.270.350.120.120.000.00-0.23-65.71
  Togo0.120.140.140.162723233233270.150.200.200.240.0420.000.0420.00
  Senegal0.030.020.020.022763054134130.040.030.040.040.000.000.0128.57
  Egypt0.100.060.090.096976737187180.320.170.300.300.000.000.1376.47
  Zimbabwe0.100.130.200.201312182452450.060.130.230.230.000.000.1073.08
  Nigeria0.260.280.270.271931821901900.230.230.240.240.000.000.012.17
 
Asia Oceania 
  China3.052.903.133.301,5701,7081,7421,74222.0022.7525.0026.401.405.603.6516.04
  India12.3010.8512.3012.3045854252251925.9027.0029.5029.30-0.20-0.682.308.52
  Pakistan2.802.402.802.805446996386387.007.708.208.200.000.000.506.49
  Kazakhstan0.100.120.130.134405685055050.200.300.290.290.000.00-0.01-3.33
  Tajikistan0.150.170.180.185995676226220.410.430.500.500.000.000.0716.28
  Turkmenistan0.500.550.550.556315295695691.451.331.431.430.000.000.107.55
  Uzbekistan1.291.181.201.206446876716713.803.733.703.700.000.00-0.03-0.67
  Turkey0.370.400.470.471,5591,7421,8531,8532.653.204.004.000.000.000.8025.00
  Australia0.310.580.500.491,9891,5202,0472,0442.854.054.704.60-0.10-2.130.5513.58
  Syria0.040.040.040.041,0341,0899959950.190.200.160.160.000.00-0.04-20.00
  Burma0.240.240.250.256516346346340.720.710.730.730.000.000.022.11
 
Europe 
  Greece0.230.200.250.259561,1251,0801,0801.011.031.241.240.000.000.2120.04
 
Others1.441.521.561.563713974004012.462.772.872.880.010.210.113.98
 
Note: Yeild for Total Foreign and Others is an incorrect calculation.