Which Country Produces the Most Cotton-Seed Oil in the World?

Vegetable And Animal Oils And Fats November 17, 2017
Author: Anna Sergeeva
Market Analyst

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In 2015, the countries with the highest levels of cotton-seed oil production were China (1,486 thousand tonnes), India (1,261 thousand tonnes), Pakistan (451 thousand tonnes), together accounting for 63% of total output.

From 2007 to 2015, the most notable growth rates of cotton-seed oil production among the main producing countries was attained by India (+5.8% per year), while the other global leaders experienced mixed trends in the output figures.

Top 10 Cotton-Seed Oil Producing Countries in the World

1. China (1,486K Tonnes)
2. India (1,261K Tonnes)
3. Pakistan (451K Tonnes)
4. Uzbekistan (265K Tonnes)
5. Brazil (251K Tonnes)
6. United States (242K Tonnes)
7. Turkey (169K Tonnes)
8. Australia (163K Tonnes)
9. Burkina Faso (85K Tonnes)
10. Myanmar (53K Tonnes)

Global Cotton-Seed Oil Production

Global cotton-seed oil production amounted to 5,047 thousand tonnes in 2015, standing approx. at the previous year level. Overall, the global cotton-seed oil output pursued a moderate growth from 2007 to 2015. The trend pattern was relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The total output figures increased at an average annual rate of +0.1%. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011, when the output figure increased by +7% from the previous year level. Over the period under review, the global cotton-seed oil production attained its maximum volume of 5,487 thousand tonnes in 2012. From 2013 to 2015, the total cotton-seed oil output growth failed to regain its strength.

Over the analyzed period, an increase in global cotton-seed oil production was primarily driven by disposable income growth, population growth, and popularity of healthy eating. Furthermore, these key drivers are expected to continue promoting the cotton-seed oil output in the immediate term.

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Source: World: Cotton-Seed Oil - Market Report. Analysis And Forecast