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 41

"On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of 10/12/2018

(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
10/12/2018
Change From Previous Week
October 2018 0   0   0   0   0   -22  
December 2018 23,421   -1,193   18,329   -374   138,632   2,720  
March 2019 38,497   553   4,171   482   70,229   4,276  
May 2019 19,910   -188   649   22   14,573   350  
July 2019 28,521   391   1,952   88   9,351   983  
October 2019 0   0   0   0   3   1  
December 2019 15,685   323   17,657   35   26,788   1,306  
March 2020 5,382   39   209   0   908   -2  
May 2020 2,078   0   0   0   65   2  
July 2020 1,872   0   0   0   33   3  
December 2020 1,166   8   2,447   78   751   23  
Totals 136,532   -67   45,414   331   261,333   9,640  

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, October 18, 2018.
10/17/2018
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