The Cotton Ginning industry is an important part of the Services to Agriculture sector and to the national Cotton market, given that gins must process cotton into its constituent lint and seeds before it can be used. The performance of the Cotton Ginning industry is closely linked to its largest supplier, cotton growers, and indirectly to other factors including climatic conditions, growing conditions as well as fluctuations in global cotton production and prices. This explains the industry's high level of volatility over the past five years.
This industry consists of establishments mainly engaged in ginning cotton. Ginning separates the cotton fibres (lint) from the cottonseed. Cleaned lint is pressed into bales, which are sold to textile manufacturers.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.