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According to DAC&FW, by Jun 14, Indian cotton planting areas have reached 15.318 million hectares in 2019/20 season, a decrease of 9.4% year on year. The areas in Gujarat are projected to decline by 16.5%, while Maharashtra, Telangana and Madhya Pradesh have not started the plantings. Only Rajasthan and Haryana sees a yearly growth of 30.7% and 2.4% respectively.
|Planting areas in India (till Jun 14, unit: 100,000 hectares)|
Currently, cotton planting areas in major growing regions are obviously lower than the previous years, mainly affected by the sharp fall of rainfall in India.