China Cotton Association Introduction

Source:China Cotton Association  Date: 03/July/2011

China Cotton Association is a non-profit organization in the area of cotton with the status of national mass organization legal person, which is voluntarily established by cotton farmers, cotton farmers' cooperative organizations, enterprises engaged in cotton production, purchase, processing and operation, cotton textile enterprises, cotton research institutes and other organs and which accepts the supervision and management of the Ministry of Civil Affairs and the professional guidance of the All-China Federation of Supply and Marketing Cooperatives.

The purpose of China Cotton Association is to exercise the functions of service, coordination, self-discipline and interest guarding in the area of cotton according to the requirements of a socialist market economy and become a bridge and link between enterprises'cotton farmers and the government; promote the sustainable development of the area of cotton.

The main functions of China Cotton Association are to provide services to members and the area of cotton, including to gather, analyse and release information about the area of cotton and provide services to cotton farmers, enterprises and the government, to provide policy-related and legal consultancy, organize personnel training, technical exchanges, international cooperation; to utilize the group advantages in the area of cotton, raise the overall economic returns of cotton producers, operators and users; to do a good job of self-discipline in the area of cotton, formulate and supervise the implementation of the rules and regulations for the area of cotton and standardize behaviors in the area of cotton; to conduct investigations and research about cotton economic development in the area of cotton and regions, make policy-related and legislative suggestions to the government to protect the legitimate rights and interests of cotton producers, operators and users, standardize enterprises' behaviors in the operation of the market, maintain fair competition and create a sound and orderly market; to represent the interests of members and the area of cotton, organize and participate in international lawsuit and protect the interests of the domestic area of cotton.

The highest organ of authority of China Cotton Association is members' representative conference. The executive organ of members' representative conference is the Board of Directors. The permanent organ of the Board of Directors is the Secretariat.

China Cotton Association will concentrate on protecting the fundamental interests of members and the area of cotton and make contributions to the sound development of China's area of cotton.

China Cotton Index (CC Index)
  • CCindex (3128B) : 14157 -9
  • CCindex (2227B) : 13166 -2
  • CCindex (2129B) : 14553 -6
Foreign Cotton Index (FC Index)
  • FC index S: 78.34 -0.46
  • FC index M: 75.27 -0.42
  • FC index L: 70.84 -0.50
Monthly Date
  • Cotton Import 5-2019 18(10 thousand ton)
  • Yarn Output 5-2019 232.7(10 thousand ton)
  • Textile Export 6-2019 246.5(100 million USD)