India's cotton exports surge in 2023-24 seasonIndia’s cotton exports witnessed a remarkable surge during the October-March period of the 2023-24 season, according to the latest estimates from the Cotton Association of India (CAI). The apex trade body reported a staggering 137 percent increase, with exports reaching 18 lakh bales, compared to just 7.59 lakh bales exported during the same six-month period in the previous year.