Weekly Cotton Market Review, selected tables
MP_CN208
2/7/2019        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

                         2018-2019
                          Jan     Jan     Jan     Jan     Feb     Feb
                          4-10   11-17   18-24   25-31    1-7     8-14

Adjusted world price 1/   0.00    0.00    0.00   64.90   65.07   64.61
Course count adjustment   0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00
Loan Deficiency Payment   0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00    0.00
Fine count adjustment 20  0.00    0.00    0.00    0.14    0.02    0.13
Fine count adjustment 20  0.00    0.00    0.00    0.19    0.07    0.18
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/
         Mar-19 May-19  Jul-19  Oct-19  Dec-19  Mar-20  Average Current        0

Feb 01   73.64   74.93   76.21   74.45   74.12   75.36   69.07   83.75    0.00
Feb 04   72.76   74.08   75.44   74.28   74.00   75.27   68.19   83.00    0.00
Feb 05   73.40   74.69   76.04   74.58   74.34   75.65   68.83   82.25    0.00
Feb 06   73.66   74.86   76.22   74.74   74.56   75.91   69.09   82.65    0.00
Feb 07   72.81   73.92   75.31   74.61   74.53   75.94   68.24   82.85    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

Feb 01   71.14   70.39   70.39   68.39   68.39   67.14   67.64   69.07
Feb 04   70.26   69.51   69.51   67.51   67.51   66.26   66.76   68.19
Feb 05   70.90   70.15   70.15   68.15   68.15   66.90   67.40   68.83
Feb 06   71.16   70.41   70.41   68.41   68.41   67.16   67.66   69.09
Feb 07   70.31   69.56   69.56   67.56   67.56   66.31   66.81   68.24
Source:  USDA, AMS, Cotton and Tobacco Program, Cotton Market News.


                                        Marketing Years
                                        2017-2018       2018-2019
Description                             Through DecemberThrough December 27, 2018
                                          Week  Mkt. Yea  Week  Mkt. Year
Outstanding sales                          -    7,540,00   -    7,187,200
Exports                                 208,500 3,236,40189,800 3,391,800
   Total export commitments                -    10,776,4   -    10,579,000
New sales                               206,200    -    243,600    -
Buy-backs and cancellations             12,300     -    15,400     -
   Net sales                            193,900    -    228,200    -
Sales next marketing year                93,200 1,237,10 32,200 2,094,100

Net sales of 228,200 RB for 2018/2019 were down 39 percent from the previous week, but up 39 per


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