Cotton Linters Market Overview in Argentina
In value terms, cotton linters production rose notably to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production saw a slight shrinkage. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 with an increase of % against the previous year. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $ in 2010; however, from 2011 to 2019, production remained at a lower figure.
The value of the cotton linters market in Argentina dropped to $ in 2019, falling by -% against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). Overall, consumption, however, saw a perceptible increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2016 when the market value increased by % against the previous year. Cotton linters consumption peaked at $ in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2019, consumption failed to regain the momentum.