Leading producer countries of cotton

- Sep 06, 2018-

The five leading exporters of cotton in 2011 arethe United States,  India,  Brazil, Australia, and Uzbekistan. The largest nonproducing importers are Korea, Taiwan, Russia, and Japan.

In India, the states of Maharashtra, Gujarat  and Andhra Pradesh and also Madhya Pradesh are the leading cotton producing states, these states have a predominantly tropical wet and dry climate.

In the United States, the state of Texas led in total production as of 2004,while the state of California had the highest yield per acre.