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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 23, 2017

Average quotations were 439 points lower than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, leaf 4, staple 34, mike 35-36 and 43-49, strength 27.0-28.9,

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Thompson on Cotton: Will the Dec. Contract Spike Once July Expires?

Thompson on Cotton: Will the Dec. Contract Spike Once July Expires?

👤By Jeff Thompson, Autauga Quality Cotton Association 🕔Jun 23, 2017

The cotton market has been no place for the faint of heart in recent weeks. Both the July and December contracts have taken it on the chin, with funds liquidating their July longs and the trade content to watch it

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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 16, 2017

Average quotations were 216 points lower than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, leaf 4, staple 34, mike 35-36 and 43-49, strength 27.0-28.9,

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Thompson On Cotton: Reasons Not To Slip Into Panic Pricing

Thompson On Cotton: Reasons Not To Slip Into Panic Pricing

👤By Jeff Thompson, Autauga Quality Cotton Association 🕔Jun 14, 2017

Some might say the inevitable happened yesterday. The range bound December contract finally broke settling at 71.82, its lowest close since January 30 of this year. I think we can officially declare a winner to our aforementioned game of tug

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Shurley on Cotton: June Report Sends Mixed Signals

Shurley on Cotton: June Report Sends Mixed Signals

👤By Don Shurley, University of Georgia Cotton Economist 🕔Jun 13, 2017

Last week’s USDA monthly crop production and supply and demand estimates contained some good news and some bad news. Overall, I’d have to consider the report somewhat bearish. The market (new crop December futures prices) has been in a “downward-sideways”

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Cotton Outlook: Global Stocks Forecast Lower in 2017/18

Cotton Outlook: Global Stocks Forecast Lower in 2017/18

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 13, 2017

The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) cotton projections for 2017/18 (August-July) indicate that world cotton stocks are expected to decline for the third consecutive season. Global ending stocks are projected at 87.7 million bales for 2017/18, nearly 2 percent

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Global Markets: Cotton – Global Production, Consumption, Ending Stocks Raised

Global Markets: Cotton – Global Production, Consumption, Ending Stocks Raised

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 13, 2017

USDA’s June forecasts show an upward revision for consumption growth from 2.2 percent last month to 2.6 percent. This consumption revision is smaller than the upward revision to global production, resulting in higher forecast ending stocks. Furthermore, global trade forecasts

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WASDE Cotton: Higher Foreign Production, Lower U.S. Exports

WASDE Cotton: Higher Foreign Production, Lower U.S. Exports

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 9, 2017

The U.S. cotton projections for 2017/18 show a reduction of 500,000 bales in exports from last month to 13.5 million, as higher anticipated foreign production is expected to reduce global import demand. Beginning stocks, production and domestic mill use are

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Cotton Market: Will Expected Demand Arrive Soon Enough?

Cotton Market: Will Expected Demand Arrive Soon Enough?

👤By Jeff Thompson, Autauga Quality Cotton Association 🕔Jun 7, 2017

One could say looking at the cotton market over the past few months has been akin to watching paint dry.  Nonetheless, monotony should not always be looked upon as a bad thing, especially when trading in a range of 72

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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 2, 2017

Average quotations were 66 points lower than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, leaf 4, staple 34, mike 35-36 and 43-49, strength 27.0-28.9,

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