Cotton Linters Market Overview in Turkey
In value terms, cotton linters production rose remarkably to $ in estimated in export prices. Overall, production saw a buoyant increase. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. Cotton linters production peaked at $ in 2012; however, from 2013 to , production stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The size of the cotton linters market in Turkey totaled $ in , picking up 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). In general, consumption saw a resilient increase. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011 with an increase of % against the previous year. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs in and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.