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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 17, 2017

Average quotations were 34 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: Strong Exports This Month, but Unlikely to Last

Thompson on Cotton: Strong Exports This Month, but Unlikely to Last

👤By Jeff Thompson, Autauga Quality Cotton Association 🕔Mar 16, 2017

As if it’s stuck in a holding pattern, cotton’s December contract has been trading in a very tight two cent range between 73.50 and 75.50. The squeeze between the short trade and long spec community continues to be the major

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Cotton Outlook: U.S. Net Textile and Apparel Imports Steady in 2016

Cotton Outlook: U.S. Net Textile and Apparel Imports Steady in 2016

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 13, 2017

U.S. net textile and apparel fiber imports were stable in calendar year 2016, near 2015’s record. In 2016, net imports approached 15.8 billion raw-fiber-equivalent pounds. Total fiber product imports reached 19.3 billion pounds in 2016, compared with 19.6 billion pounds

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Global Markets: Cotton – World Ending Stocks Expected to Tighten in 2017/18

Global Markets: Cotton – World Ending Stocks Expected to Tighten in 2017/18

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 10, 2017

On February 24, USDA released its first 2017/18 cotton projections at the Agricultural Outlook Forum, which included a 6-million-bale decline in global ending stocks. However, all of the decline is expected to occur in China, as consumption continues to significantly

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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 10, 2017

Average quotations were 164 points higher 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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WASDE Cotton: Production, Exports Both Raised

WASDE Cotton: Production, Exports Both Raised

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 9, 2017

This month’s 2016/17 U.S. cotton forecasts show higher production and exports relative to last month. Production is raised 271,000 bales to 17.2 million based on the March 9 Cotton Ginnings report. The final estimates for this season’s U.S. area, yield,

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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 3, 2017

Average quotations were 121 points higher 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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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 24, 2017

Average quotations were 147 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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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 17, 2017

Average quotations were 31 points higher 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: Valentines Sees 14 Cent Gain Over 2016

Thompson on Cotton: Valentines Sees 14 Cent Gain Over 2016

👤By Jeff Thompson, Autauga Quality Cotton Association 🕔Feb 16, 2017

As love abounds this Valentine week, the cotton market has certainly become our darling! Why not with prices 14 cents higher than a year ago at this time, truly a gift coming on the heels of the large 2016 crop.

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