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Cotton production industry

Cotton is a significant crop; it is the most commonly used natural fiber, and it accounts for a third of the world's fiber demand. In addition to providing fiber, cotton seeds are also used to produce animal feed and edible oil. Grown in more than 100 countries, cotton is a heavily traded cash crop with over 150 nations involved in its export or import. This year the world witnessed record high prices of cotton, meaning it is still high in demand and considered a luxury item.

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