The story of globalization and economic cooperation can start with just one single cotton ball. Cotton is a hugely important raw material in the textile industry, with millions of tons of it produced and sold around the world each year. You probably have a few T-shirts made from cotton, but do you know how they got to be inside your closet? The journey from a cotton ball to a clothing item covers thousands of miles, crisscrossing the world from country to country.
Updated 12:02, 03-Nov-2018