Cotton On-Call

The Cotton On-Call Report shows the quantity of call cotton bought or sold on which the price has not been fixed, together with the respective futures on which the purchase or sale is based. Call cotton refers to physical cotton bought or sold, or contracted for purchase or sale at a price to be fixed later based upon a specified delivery month future’s price.

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Weekly Report 18

"On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of 05/04/2018

(In Contracts)

ISSN: 1945-3442

Futures
Based
On:

Call Cotton Based New York

Open Futures Contracts
ICE Futures U.S.

Unfixed Call Sales Change From Previous Week Unfixed Call Purchases Change From Previous Week At Close
05/04/2018
Change From Previous Week
May 2018 18   -6   25   -6   26   -79  
July 2018 55,085   -469   5,586   -210   143,425   7,457  
October 2018 0   0   0   0   15   -1  
December 2018 38,546   1,129   23,376   -152   110,652   4,213  
March 2019 30,922   641   1,598   86   16,753   921  
May 2019 14,334   602   120   -10   1,686   138  
July 2019 12,687   1,212   974   10   1,576   135  
December 2019 7,988   503   13,416   76   7,519   862  
March 2020 2,232   0   146   0   0   0  
May 2020 559   0   0   0   0   0  
July 2020 956   0   0   0   0   0  
December 2020 353   0   218   44   13   0  
Totals 163,680   3,612   45,459   -162   281,665   13,646  

1 Merchants with futures positions of 100 or more contracts in one future.

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Release after 3:30 p.m. Eastern time, May 10, 2018.
05/10/2018
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