Overview of the Market for Cotton Lint And Cotton Seed in Ireland
The value of the market for cotton lint in Ireland contracted sharply to $ in 2018, with a decrease of -% 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). Over the period under review, consumption, however, saw a precipitous decrease. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 with an increase of % against the previous year. As a result, consumption attained the peak level of $. From 2009 to 2018, the growth of the market remained at a lower figure.