Daily Spot Quotations, Pg 11 (Pima, Desert Southwest and San Joaquin Valley)
USDA - Tue Mar 13, 1:44PM CDT
MP_CN011                                                      13-Mar-18
American Pima quotations are for cotton equal to the Official Standards, net weight, in mixed lots, UD Free, FOB warehouse.    1/
The current Pima spot quotations represent prices from local sales, export sales, and offerings last reported on December 22, 2017.


       Leaf   Staple
                44        46        48
  1     1     139.00    147.75    150.25
        2     138.75    147.50    150.00
        3     131.00    138.75    140.25
        4
        5
        6
  2     1     138.75    147.50    150.00
        2     138.50    147.25    149.75
        3     130.75    138.50    140.00      Mike
        4     120.75    129.00    130.50      Range      Diff.
        5                                     26 & Below -1900
        6                                     27-29      -1400
  3     1     128.50    136.25    137.75      30-32       -900
        2     126.00    133.75    135.25      33-34       -400
        3     124.75    132.50    134.00      35 & Above     0
        4     115.75    123.50    125.00
        5     099.75    107.00    108.50
        6
  4     1     109.50    117.25    119.50      Strength
        2     109.25    117.00    118.75      (Grams per Tex)
        3     109.00    116.75    118.00      Range      Diff.
        4     104.00    111.75    113.00      35.4 & Belo-1350
        5     092.75    100.50    101.75      35.5-36.4  -1100
        6                                     36.5-37.4   -850
  5     1                                     37.5 & Abov    0
        2     088.50    098.50    099.75
        3     088.50    098.00    099.75
        4     088.50    092.50    093.75
        5     088.25    092.25    093.50      Extraneous Matter
        6                                     Level      Diff.
  6     1                                     Prep
        2     080.75    083.75    085.00      1           -810
        3     080.75    083.75    085.00      2          -1095
        4     080.75    083.75    085.00      Other
        5     080.50    083.50    084.75      1           -715
        6     080.00    083.00    084.25      2          -1035

1/  Pima spot quotations for color-leaf-staple combinations not quoted will be included as sales of those qualities which are reported.


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