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 48

"On call" positions in spot cotton based on New York Cotton futures reported by merchants in special account status1 as of 11/30/2018

(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
11/30/2018
Change From Previous Week
December 2018 0   -1,278   0   -434   173   -1,132  
March 2019 43,101   -9   15,165   524   133,427   -765  
May 2019 20,915   240   2,080   213   34,681   -742  
July 2019 30,889   225   2,259   19   18,923   478  
October 2019 0   0   0   0   4   0  
December 2019 16,518   175   17,904   90   30,771   283  
March 2020 5,854   288   214   0   980   30  
May 2020 2,361   66   0   0   115   22  
July 2020 2,426   0   0   0   33   0  
December 2020 1,254   88   2,511   0   912   36  
Totals 123,318   -205   40,133   412   220,019   -1,790  

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, December 07, 2018.
12/07/2018
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