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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 43

    "On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of Oct 26, 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
    10/26/2012

    Change From Previous Week

    December 2012

    11,743  

    -1,425  

    9,661  

    -2,450  

    110,601  

    -6,976  

    March 2013

    10,129  

    -2,133  

    2,483  

    -502  

    72,328  

    5,469  

    May 2013

    3,671  

    -1,341  

    130  

    8  

    10,045  

    325  

    July 2013

    5,769  

    -1,032  

    5,166  

    -5  

    9,275  

    253  

    October 2013

    28  

    0  

    26  

    0  

    3  

    0  

    December 2013

    5,281  

    -891  

    4,765  

    -167  

    4,713  

    72  

    March 2014

    723  

    0  

    265  

    0  

    17  

    1  

    May 2014

    18  

    1  

    0  

    0  

    38  

    0  

    July 2014

    18  

    0  

    353  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    December 2014

    18  

    0  

    2,190  

    0  

    2  

    0  

    Totals

    37,398  

    -6,821  

    25,039  

    -3,116  

    207,022  

    -856  

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

    Due to data gathering issues related to severe weather, this week's On-Call Report is subject to the possibility of larger revisions than usual

    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, November 1, 2012

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