Unfixed on-call sales decline
Out after the close today, for the week ended April 20, the CFTC On-Call Cotton report showed a decrease of on-call sales. Total on-call sales were reported at 156,321 contracts, a decrease of 3,972 contracts on the week. May unfixed on-call sales were down 9,878 contracts to 2,897. Both July and December unfixed on-call sales were up, by 4,449 and to 804 contracts, respectively, to 55,598 and 36,073. Unfixed on-call sales for new crop 2018/19 amounted to 89,504 contracts, higher than the 58,688 contracts this time last year.