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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 20

    "On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of 05/19/2017

    (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
    05/19/2017

    Change From Previous Week

    July 2017

    37,413  

    -3,842  

    4,057  

    486  

    113,412  

    -18,044  

    October 2017

    5  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    80  

    -4  

    December 2017

    34,828  

    2,391  

    22,963  

    -16  

    119,852  

    14,454  

    March 2018

    21,655  

    1,924  

    2,012  

    22  

    13,021  

    1,046  

    May 2018

    9,294  

    936  

    206  

    61  

    1,869  

    310  

    July 2018

    9,322  

    1,633  

    1,107  

    207  

    2,479  

    345  

    October 2018

    98  

    -62  

    0  

    0  

    1  

    1  

    December 2018

    3,051  

    690  

    5,009  

    -10  

    2,629  

    135  

    March 2019

    234  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    December 2019

    0  

    0  

    1,320  

    0  

    0  

    0  

    Totals

    115,900  

    3,670  

    36,674  

    750  

    253,343  

    -1,757

    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 25, 2017.