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 3

"On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of 01/18/2019

(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
01/18/2019
Change From Previous Week
March 2019 22,295   -930   17,076   347   123,120   -1,235  
May 2019 21,262   190   2,289   -77   42,938   2,482  
July 2019 30,725   347   2,725   118   27,853   1,195  
October 2019 0   0   0   0   10   0  
December 2019 17,590   853   18,855   534   35,771   2,369  
March 2020 6,606   280   253   0   2,469   96  
May 2020 2,773   190   50   40   301   29  
July 2020 3,767   750   0   0   148   29  
December 2020 1,889   180   3,900   219   1,128   80  
Totals 106,907   1,860   45,148   1,181   233,738   5,045  

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, 14 2019.
02/13/2019
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