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Although the volume of Fairtrade cotton sold from India has grown, demand for African Fairtrade cotton has shrunk. Fairtrade wants to change this © Fairtrade/Sean Hawkey

22/08/2018 – Africa


Fairtrade strengthens cotton growers

“Fairtrade means that small farmers can actually live off the hard work that they put in,” explains cotton farmer Titambé Diallo from Senegal, describing ... By  Iris Schlomski

President Jens D. Lukaczik: "The aim of the Bremen Cotton Exchange is to further strengthen the clear advantages of the natural and sustainable raw material cotton in the consciousness of the consumer, as well as in ecological, social and political discussion.” © Bremer Baumwollbörse

24/07/2018 – Bremen Cotton Exchange

Bremen Cotton Exchange

The New President of the Bremen Cotton Exchange

At the 144th Ordinary General Assembly, the Board of Directors of the Bremen Cotton Exchange elected Jens D. Lukaczik as its new President. By  Iris Schlomski

Bangladesh imports cotton from 42 countries around the world © Denim Expert

18/07/2018 – Cotton


Bangladesh: Growing textile industry

Bangladesh´s Farmers prefer short season crops which enables them to harvest more crops in a year. Selecting cotton for cultivation is not widely popular By  Iris Schlomski

Cotton field Brazil: Brazil’s 2018/19 production is expected to fall 300,000 bales © Bremer Baumwollbörse

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) first 2018/19 world cotton projections anticipate that consumption will exceed production. By  Iris Schlomski

Prof. Dr. Axel Herrmann, Direktor Faserinstitut Bremen e.V.; Henning Hammer, Präsident Bremer Baumwollbörse; Martin Günther, Senator der Freien Hansestadt Bremen © Bremer Baumwollbörse e.V.

24/04/2018 – 34th International Cotton Conference

34th International Cotton Conference

Deep Insights into the Multifaceted World of Cotton

From the 21st to the 23rd of March, the international cotton industry came together in the historic Bremen Town Hall, under the motto "Cotton Insights". By  Iris Schlomski

Production costs for Cotton in the USA remain high, and unless producers have good yields, current prices may not be enough to cover all production expenses © pixabay

13/04/2018 – Bremer Baumwollbörse

Bremer Baumwollbörse

U.S. producers planning 13.1 million acres of cotton in 2018

This means up 3.7 percent from 2017, according to the National Cotton Council’s 37th Annual Early Season Planting Intentions Survey. By  Iris Schlomski