Raw Cotton

India earned the reward of growing all kinds of cotton, i.e. from from light staple 20mm & infra, average staple (20.5 to 24.5mm), medium long (25.0 to 27.0), long (27.5 to 32.0mm) and extra-long staple cottons (32.5mm and above). Great number of varieties and hybrids were acquired by India, exceeding the cultivation to seventy – five. Nevertheless, 98 per cent of the yield is contributed by almost 25 varieties. In India, the states of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and likewise Madhya Pradesh exist in leading cotton producing states. Predominantly tropical wet and dry climate is the highlight of the states.