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’s price.

Weekly Report 16

"On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of April 20, 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
04/20/2012

Change From Previous Week

May 2012

2,132  

-3,525  

1,070  

-2,426  

1,608  

-23,728  

July 2012

19,822  

-282  

7,213  

760  

104,276  

12,160  

October 2012

25  

0  

0  

0  

95  

0  

December 2012

9,248  

1,339  

14,225  

435  

69,386  

2,522  

March 2013

5,740  

117  

0  

0  

4,245  

1,262  

May 2013

2,262  

45  

5  

0  

699  

34  

July 2013

3,672  

1,413  

3,106  

1,356  

2,904  

2,046  

October 2013

53  

0  

0  

0  

3  

0  

December 2013

1,747  

0  

3,209  

0  

615  

46  

March 2014

188  

-26  

1,000  

0  

11  

0  

May 2014

0  

0  

0  

0  

38  

0  

Totals

44,889  

-919  

29,828  

125  

183,880  

-5,658  

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

If you have any questions concerning this report, email marketrep[email protected] or call the Eastern Regional Office at 646-746-9777

Released after 3:30 p.m. Eastern time, April 26, 2012