What is kapas?
Kapas is also known as seed cotton or unginned cotton that is used for textiles and where the seed is crushed for oil extraction and livestock feed.
Where is kapas cultivated?
Kapas is cultivated in China, India, Brazil and the United States, along with smaller nations like Pakistan and Uzbekistan.
Why are kapas futures important for investors?
Businesses can hedge against inflation and lock in prices on raw materials using kapas futures.