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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 18, 2017

Average quotations were 245 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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Cotton Outlook: U.S. Cotton Textile and Apparel Trade Unchanged in 2017

Cotton Outlook: U.S. Cotton Textile and Apparel Trade Unchanged in 2017

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates indicate that total U.S. cotton textile and apparel trade was virtually unchanged during the first half of 2017, compared with the corresponding period of 2016. While U.S. cotton product imports totaled the equivalent

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Shurley on Cotton: So Much for the 18-Mln Bale Scenario – And Higher Prices

Shurley on Cotton: So Much for the 18-Mln Bale Scenario – And Higher Prices

👤By Don Shurley, University of Georgia Ag Economist 🕔Aug 14, 2017

Prior to last week’s USDA crop production estimates, the 2017 US cotton crop was projected at 19 million bales. There seemed to be general consensus, given the crop conditions in parts of Texas, that the crop would not get bigger

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Global Markets: Cotton – Sales from China State Reserve Reach 10 Million Bales

Global Markets: Cotton – Sales from China State Reserve Reach 10 Million Bales

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 11, 2017

Sales from China’s State Reserve remain strong with cumulative sales since the start of auctions on March 3 reaching over 10 million bales (2.2 million tons) this week. The average sale price has been $0.966 per pound, 10 cents higher

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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 11, 2017

Average quotations were 28 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: U.S. Crop Predicted Largest in Over a Decade

WASDE Cotton: U.S. Crop Predicted Largest in Over a Decade

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 10, 2017

The first survey of U.S. 2017 crop production indicates a crop of 20.5 million bales, 1.5 million above last month and the largest production in 11 years. The larger crop is partially offset by lower beginning stocks which are reduced

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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 4, 2017

Average quotations were 150 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 🕔Jul 28, 2017

Average quotations were 64 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: Strong Demand Helps Hold 66 Cent Support

Thompson on Cotton: Strong Demand Helps Hold 66 Cent Support

👤By Jeff Thompson, Autauga Quality Cotton Association 🕔Jul 27, 2017

It appears, at least for now, we have found a tourniquet to stop the market’s bleeding. Activity from the spec/fund community has slowed but not before a major shift in sentiment away from cotton. Latest reports show them 1.79 million

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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 21, 2017

Average quotations were 42 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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