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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 21

    "On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of 05/20/2016

    (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
    05/20/2016

    Change From Previous Week

    July 2016

    20,715  

    -63  

    3,460  

    -3  

    97,252  

    -3,532  

    October 2016

    0  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    50  

    2  

    December 2016

    18,116  

    2,157  

    12,075  

    296  

    75,783  

    3,875  

    March 2017

    10,615  

    1,535  

    276  

    66  

    10,071  

    33  

    May 2017

    3,780  

    485  

    66  

    0  

    2,366  

    32  

    July 2017

    3,406  

    299  

    277  

    37  

    2,070  

    20  

    December 2017

    1,612  

    146  

    2,358  

    52  

    1,876  

    -26  

    March 2018

    945  

    58  

    66  

    0  

    82  

    -5  

    May 2018

    88  

    19  

    44  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    July 2018

    43  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    December 2018

    0  

    0  

    1,100  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    December 2019

    0  

    0  

    1,100  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    Totals

    59,320  

    4,636  

    20,822  

    448  

    189,550  

    399

    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 Central Regional
    Office at 312-596-0694.

    Released after 3:30 p.m. Eastern time, May 26, 2016.