American pride
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 8

American Pride, PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 49 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

American Pride, . American Cotton. Leading fiber goes to…. Cotton. Why Cotton?. More versatile than any other natural fiber Cotton can be recycled and reused Can be blended with other synthetic fibers to make more versatile fabrics Rayon, polyester, elastine

Download Presentation

American Pride,

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


American pride

American Pride,

American Cotton


Leading fiber goes to

Leading fiber goes to…

Cotton


Why cotton

Why Cotton?

  • More versatile than any other natural fiber

  • Cotton can be recycled and reused

  • Can be blended with other synthetic fibers to make more versatile fabrics

    • Rayon, polyester, elastine

  • The whole plant is used


Not just cotton u s cotton

Not just cotton, U.S. Cotton

  • Most cotton grown in the US

  • US yield is growing

  • US devotes more resources than any other country to improve seed and fiber quality

  • US industry has a standard identifier of each bale of raw cotton

  • Most U.S. cotton is white grade, the easiest fiber to dye


Unlike any other

Unlike Any Other

  • Highest quality: longer, whiter, finer, stronger, and cleaner

  • US offers variety

    • Medium staple lengths

    • Shorter staple lengths

    • Long and extra long staple lengths

    • Acala style and Pima cotton

  • Top of the line gins

  • Zero contamination


Details about the us

Details about the US

  • Population (313,232,044)

  • Life expectancy

  • Ethnic groups

  • Languages

    • cotton is produced on about 18,600 farms in the us


Political climate

Political Climate

  • Swing back and forth between Democrats and Republicans.

  • Unemployment

  • Generating about 200,000 jobs

  • Quality control

  • Regulatory predictability


A little something extra

A Little Something Extra

  • U.S. ranked 3rd for consumption

  • Texas leads the U.S. in cotton production

  • Cotton Belt


  • Login