Historical Cotton On-Call

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January 30, 2019: During the lapse in appropriations, the CFTC suspended publication of the weekly COC report, see the new schedule at https://www.cftc.gov/PressRoom/PressReleases/7864-19.

Cotton On-Call (COC) Report Description

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’s price.

Weekly Report 52

"On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of 12/28/2018

(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
12/28/2018
Change From Previous Week
March 2019 27,622   -2,559   15,751   450   125,063   1,352  
May 2019 21,371   -485   2,063   -327   37,747   497  
July 2019 30,162   -526   2,579   -92   17,161   -409  
October 2019 0   0   0   0   8   0  
December 2019 17,820   251   20,586   192   30,824   215  
March 2020 6,326   -9   227   0   1,193   138  
May 2020 2,600   88   0   0   179   19  
July 2020 3,017   0   0   0   92   0  
December 2020 1,298   44   3,681   0   1,051   10  
Totals 110,216   -3,196   44,887   223   213,318   1,822  

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

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Release after 3:30 p.m. Eastern time, February, 04 2019.
02/01/2019
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