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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 5

    "On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of 01/29/2016

    (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
    01/29/2016

    Change From Previous Week

    March 2016

    11,931  

    -3,167  

    6,212  

    -159  

    109,423  

    -7,178  

    May 2016

    15,461  

    -286  

    810  

    -31  

    45,878  

    9,464  

    July 2016

    14,878  

    434  

    1,535  

    114  

    27,333  

    2,908  

    October 2016

    0  

    0  

    0  

    -45  

    1  

    0  

    December 2016

    8,172  

    -12  

    5,990  

    62  

    14,618  

    1,148  

    March 2017

    3,878  

    48  

    50  

    0  

    864  

    11  

    May 2017

    1,090  

    35  

    0  

    0  

    152  

    0  

    July 2017

    1,380  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    67  

    6  

    December 2017

    930  

    0  

    1,134  

    0  

    21  

    7  

    March 2018

    887  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    Totals

    58,607  

    -2,948  

    15,731  

    -59  

    198,357  

    6,366  

    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, February 4, 2016.