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ICAC Plenary Meeting Abidjan

On the occasion of the International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC) Plenary Meeting held in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire from December 2 to 6, 2018, Cotton Outlook has published a special edition which we put on line with their kind agreement.


In this issue you will find the following articles :

• The state of play and outlook for Côte d’Ivoire’s cotton sector

Page 10 Mr Ahmed Bachir DIOP, Administrative Director General of SODEFITEX
• Modernisation and professionalisation are the next challenges for Africa’s cotton industries

Page 16 Mr Gérald ESTUR, Consultant
• The Franc Zone’s output of cotton lint could rise to two million tonnes

Page 20 Dr Bruno BACHELIER, Cotton Supply Chain Correspondant, CIRAD
• Cotton research in Africa, a diagnostic stydy and proposal for a relaunch

Page 26 Mr Kai HUGHES, Executive Director, ICAC
• Truth about cotton

Page 34 Mr Michael EDWARDS, Cotton Outlook
• Tashkent to Abidjan – a changing market…


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