Weekly Cotton Market Review, selected tables
MP_CN208
10/10/2019      Memphis, TN     USDA Cotton and Tobacco Program, MND


World market prices for upland cotton, in cents per pound, in effect from 12:01 a.m., EDT, Frida

                        2019-2020
                          Sept    Sept    Sept  Sept 27   Oct     Oct
                          6-12   13-19   20-26   Oct 3    4-10   11-17

Adjusted world price 1/  51.57   52.28   54.62   53.19   53.36   53.90
Course count adjustment   0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00
Loan Deficiency Payment   0.43    0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00
Fine count adjustment 20  0.08    0.08    0.04    0.00    0.00    0.00
Fine count adjustment 20  0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00
1/  Color 41, leaf 4, staple 34, mike 35-36 & 43-49, strength readings of 26.0-28.9 grams per te
Source:  Farm Service Agency, USDA.


ICE futures contract settlement, designated spot market average for color 41, leaf 4, staple 34,
Far Eastern 'A' Index
        Color 41, Leaf 4, Staple 34                             Far Eastern
Date    Futures Settlement                              7-MarketA Index 1/
         Oct-19 Dec-19  Mar-20  May-20  Jul-20  Oct-20  Average Current

  Oct    60.59   61.67   62.42   63.26   63.95   64.21   58.81   72.25    0.00
  Oct    60.75   61.83   62.57   63.43   64.10   64.25   58.97   72.25    0.00
  Oct    60.24   61.32   62.03   62.75   63.34   63.54   58.46   72.25    0.00
  Oct    61.01   62.09   62.80   63.51   64.07   64.23   59.23   71.75    0.00
  Oct            61.42   62.08   62.73   63.28   63.48   58.56   72.50    0.00
1/ Far Eastern A Index furnished by Cotton Outlook of Liverpool.


        Color 41, Leaf 4, Staple 34
        Cents per Pound                                         7-Market
Date    SoutheasNorth DeSouth DeEast TX/West TexDesert SSJ ValleAverage

  Oct    62.17   61.17   61.17   58.17   57.67   55.42   55.92   58.81
  Oct    62.33   61.33   61.33   58.33   57.83   55.58   56.08   58.97
  Oct    61.82   60.82   60.82   57.82   57.32   55.07   55.57   58.46
  Oct    62.59   61.59   61.59   58.59   58.09   55.84   56.34   59.23
  Oct    61.92   60.92   60.92   57.92   57.42   55.17   55.67   58.56
Source:  USDA, AMS, Cotton and Tobacco Program, Cotton Market News.


                                           .
                                        2018-2019       2019-2020
Description                             Through October Through October 3, 2019
                                          Week  Mkt. Yea  Week  Mkt. Year
Outstanding sales                          -    7,520,90   -    7,024,000
Exports                                 208,400 1,602,40149,100 1,905,200
   Total export commitments                -    9,123,30   -    8,929,200
New sales                               183,000    -    198,600    -
Buy-backs and cancellations             85,000     -     9,800     -
   Net sales                             98,000    -    188,800    -
Sales next marketing year               142,900 1,713,10 -5,300 696,100

Net sales of 188,800 RB for 2019/2020 were up 6 percent from the previous week and 53 percent fr


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