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.

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Weekly Report 43

"On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of 10/26/2018

(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
10/26/2018
Change From Previous Week
December 2018 21,079   -1,602   16,361   -1,328   127,153   -4,590  
March 2019 38,700   -116   4,852   480   78,941   3,876  
May 2019 19,682   -346   720   71   18,100   1,422  
July 2019 28,541   -396   1,938   -34   10,602   676  
October 2019 0   0   0   0   4   0  
December 2019 16,527   -94   17,817   -31   27,034   274  
March 2020 5,382   0   209   0   861   -42  
May 2020 2,078   0   0   0   68   0  
July 2020 1,872   0   0   0   33   0  
December 2020 1,166   0   2,500   0   825   74  
Totals 135,027   -2,554   44,397   -842   263,621   1,690  

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, November 1, 2018.
10/31/2018
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