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 45

"On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of 11/09/2018

(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
11/09/2018
Change From Previous Week
December 2018 14,125   -4,006   13,848   -1,345   64,729   -51,704  
March 2019 42,838   3,507   7,139   1,809   111,355   24,244  
May 2019 20,272   477   901   -46   29,041   8,821  
July 2019 29,693   84   2,086   -54   14,701   1,846  
October 2019 0   0   0   0   4   0  
December 2019 16,391   -213   17,451   -329   29,092   1,096  
March 2020 5,437   0   275   66   938   -32  
May 2020 2,100   0   0   0   88   20  
July 2020 1,872   0   0   0   33   0  
December 2020 1,166   0   2,500   0   834   9  
Totals 133,894   -151   44,200   101   250,815   -15,700  

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 15, 2018.
11/14/2018
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