Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Cotton industry growth through global unity - ICAC Plenary Meeting
Cotton industry growth through global unity - ICAC Plenary Meeting
05
May '10
The 69th Plenary Meeting of the ICAC will be held at the invitation of the Government of the United States of America during September 20-25 in Lubbock, Texas.

Registration for the 69th Plenary Meeting of the International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC) since 1939 is underway. Notices of the meeting and invitations were placed in the mail to governments and cotton industry associations on April 30. All those with an interest in cotton are welcome.

Topics of discussion will include:
• Water Use Efficiency, Lessons from Texas (open to all participants,
• Resource Constraints and Cotton Production: Sustaining Cotton's Place in the World Market
• New Developments in Cotton Technologies
• The Impacts of Social and Environmental Standards on Demand for Cotton and Textiles
• Outlook for Prices of Cotton and Competing Commodities
• The Uruguay Round and Regional Trade Agreements; Are There Lessons for the Doha Round?
• Technical Seminar: “How to Lower the Cost of Cotton Production”
• Progress Toward Industry Harmonization and Standardization
• Improving Industry Efficiency in Storage, Transportation and Handling
• Demand Enhancement: building on Successful Efforts Cotton Price Risk Management
• Best Practices in Cotton Ginning
• Best Practices in Instrument Testing

Approximately 500 participants from 50 countries and 8 international organizations are expected to attend the meeting. Traditionally, about two-thirds of participants are from the private sector and one-third-represent government or intergovernmental organizations.

The Secretariat of the Committee publishes information related to world cotton production, supply, demand and prices, and provides technical information on cotton production technology. Detailed statistics are found bimonthly in COTTON: Review of the World Situation, $185 per year via email, $225 per year in hard copy. A monthly outlook is available by email for $295 per year. Access to the latest weekly estimates of world cotton supply and use by the Secretariat is available on the Internet for $460 per year.

International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC)

Must ReadView All

Information Technology | On 28th Mar 2017

Intex Consulting signs partnership with Kawan Era Baru

Germany based Intex Consulting GmbH has entered into a strategic...

Courtesy: Kraig Laboratories

Textiles | On 28th Mar 2017

Kraig gets certificate for silk production in Vietnam

Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc., a leading biotechnology company...

Courtesy: Creora

Textiles | On 28th Mar 2017

Hyosung holds Creora workshops in China, HK & Taiwan

South Korean specialty fibre producer Hyosung held a series of...

Interviews View All

Siddharth Biyani
Mangalam Industries Pvt Ltd

‘The manufacturing sector is improving day-by-day, becoming better in...

Deepak Jain
Baggout

We are using Facebook and Instagram to promote ourselves

Krishnanand Tripathi
Textrade International Ltd

We believe in vocational education for entry-level employees, offering...

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

Sidwin Fabric is a manufacturer and exporter of polypropylene textiles and ...

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Urs Stalder
Sanitized AG

Urs Stalder, CEO, Sanitized AG, talks about the increasing use of hygiene...

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Silvia Venturini Fendi
Fendi s.r.l

"Yes, my confidence and positive attitude are my strengths and should be...

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH
March 2017

March 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


eNEWS
Insights
Subscribe today and get the latest News update in your mail box.
Advanced Search