资讯 1 10 英文网 299 Acreage 586212 NCMMS: 2019 prosective planting down 1.5% 2019-04-15 14:33:35 yangfang
Home  >>  NCMMS  >>  Acreage
NCMMS: 2019 prosective planting down 1.5%
2019-04-15

The natinoal field survey by NCMMS in mid March reveals that prospective cotton planting totals 47.531 mil mu, down 720000 mu or 1.5% from 2018, and also 3.6 points less than previous survey in November. 

 

Intended acreage in north China totals 6.884 mil mu, down 9.2%, a further reduction of 9 points compared with Novemer results. All three major cotton producing provinces saw double digit declines from last year.  

 

Area in east China totals 4.998 mil mu, down 5.5%, a further reduction of 3.2 points from November. All provinces reported a year-onn-year decline except Hunan. Anhui sees the biggest drop, falling 12.9% from 2018. 

 

Planting intention in the northwest totals 35.209 mil mu, up 0.9%, a contraction of 2.6 points in acreage decline compared with November. Xinjiang area totals 34.815 mil mu, up 0.7%.