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Dossett on Rice: Price Rally in Thailand; South Korea Plans Buy for Reserve

Dossett on Rice: Price Rally in Thailand; South Korea Plans Buy for Reserve

👤By Markham Dossett, Talon Asset Management, LLC, Waco, Texas 🕔Sep 22, 2017

Cash Markets Rice prices in Thailand rallied again this week. White 5% is up to $415 from $400 last week. Opposition parties in Bangladesh are now claiming that some of the rice the government bought from Thailand is rotten. India

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Rose on Cotton: The September WASDE Report was ‘Unbelievable’

Rose on Cotton: The September WASDE Report was ‘Unbelievable’

👤By Louis W. Rose IV, Scott Sivals, Barry Bean - The Rose Cotton Report 🕔Sep 15, 2017

The bulls took a shellacking on the week, with most of the collapse occurring on the first two trading days of the week. Hurricane Irma’s path up the spine of Florida, which quickly sapped it of its vigor, and a

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Cleveland on Cotton: WASDE Left Market Spinning from Highest Ever World Supply to Use Ratio

Cleveland on Cotton: WASDE Left Market Spinning from Highest Ever World Supply to Use Ratio

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Sep 15, 2017

This is a tough one. While losing some 700 points from the hurricane driven high, December futures are still hovering near 69 cents and attempting to dig in its heels. Its efforts will prove fruitless, I predict. The real work

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Dossett on Rice: Indian Spot Price on the Move; FDA Flood Rule Stalls Texas Harvest

Dossett on Rice: Indian Spot Price on the Move; FDA Flood Rule Stalls Texas Harvest

👤By Markham Dossett, Talon Asset Management, LLC, Waco, Texas 🕔Sep 15, 2017

Cash Markets Indian spot rice prices are moving up. They are back close to the high of the year. The Indian government decided to stop exporting to Bangladesh from September 15 to November 30. They cited the recent floods in

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Rose on Cotton: Bears on a Roll – Keep Your Eye on Dec.

Rose on Cotton: Bears on a Roll – Keep Your Eye on Dec.

👤By Louis W. Rose IV, Scott Sivils, Barry Bean 🕔Aug 18, 2017

Bears are now winners on 3 consecutive weeks, with Dec giving back 334 points over the period.  The Dec contract gave up 97 points on the week while Mar lost 99, the inversion remaining essentially unchanged at 22. US cotton

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Cleveland on Cotton: Promising Crop Makes 70 Cent Dec. Looking Doubtful

Cleveland on Cotton: Promising Crop Makes 70 Cent Dec. Looking Doubtful

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Aug 18, 2017

The anticipated big U.S. crop took cotton prices lower on the week as reports from both India and China suggested those crops were progressing well.   With production in the world’s leading exporting countries increasing, textile mills will find a

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Dossett on Rice:  Prices Have Been Stable; Watch for More Contracts

Dossett on Rice: Prices Have Been Stable; Watch for More Contracts

👤by Markham Dossett, Talon Asset Management, LLC, Waco, Texas 🕔Aug 18, 2017

Cash Rice Market Prices in India are rock solid. The monsoon has progressed and it looks like a good crop. Prices in Thailand are slipping lower. The price for White Rice 5% was $397 for the first two weeks of August.

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Cleveland on Cotton: Stunned by WASDE Report? It Ain’t Over Yet.

Cleveland on Cotton: Stunned by WASDE Report? It Ain’t Over Yet.

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Aug 11, 2017

Rain makes grain, and cotton too it seems!  The market was stunned on report day, but discounted the report at the end of the week. (A USDA report is very good at humbling private market analysts.)  Yet, we must stick

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Cleveland on Cotton: Short Run Favors the Bulls; Fundamentals vs. Technicals

Cleveland on Cotton: Short Run Favors the Bulls; Fundamentals vs. Technicals

👤By O.A. Cotton, O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Jul 28, 2017

The new crop December futures contract simply got too close to 69 cents and had to back off lest the bulls get too excited. All contracts closed the week in the red. While growers are wanting to see a 70-72

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Cleveland on Cotton: World Crop Size; Concerns Over India

Cleveland on Cotton: World Crop Size; Concerns Over India

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Jul 24, 2017

The 2017 Cotton Round Table held last week with ICE in New York at the New York Stock Exchange focused on the size of the 2017 world crop with emphasis on production prospects in India, the U.S., China and Pakistan.

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