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Historical 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‚Äôs price.

    Weekly Report 17

    "On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of April 27, 2012 (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
    04/27/2012

    Change From Previous Week

    May 2012

    490  

    -1,642  

    518  

    -552  

    173  

    -1,435  

    July 2012

    19,616  

    -206  

    6,404  

    -809  

    100,828  

    -3,448  

    October 2012

    25  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    94  

    -1  

    December 2012

    9,992  

    744  

    14,201  

    -24  

    72,316  

    2,930  

    March 2013

    5,780  

    40  

    0  

    0  

    4,418  

    173  

    May 2013

    2,292  

    30  

    8  

    3  

    788  

    89  

    July 2013

    3,672  

    0  

    3,106  

    0  

    3,121  

    217  

    October 2013

    0  

    -53  

    0  

    0  

    3  

    0  

    December 2013

    1,800  

    53  

    3,209  

    0  

    691  

    76  

    March 2014

    188  

    0  

    1,000  

    0  

    11  

    0  

    May 2014

    0  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    38  

    0  

    December 2014

    0  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    1  

    1  

    Totals

    43,855  

    -1,034  

    28,446  

    -1,382  

    182,482  

    -1,398 

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

    If you have any questions concerning this report, email marketreports@cftc.gov or call the Eastern Regional Office at 646-746-9777

    Released after 3:30 p.m. Eastern time, May 3, 2012

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