Daily Spot Quotations, Pg 11 (Pima, Desert Southwest and San Joaquin Valley)
USDA - Wed May 16, 2:10PM CDT
MP_CN011                                                      16-May-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 April 26, 2018.


       Leaf   Staple
                44        46        48
  1     1     132.00    140.75    143.25
        2     131.75    140.50    143.00
        3     124.00    131.75    133.25
        4
        5
        6
  2     1     131.75    140.50    143.00
        2     131.50    140.25    142.75
        3     123.75    131.50    133.00      Mike
        4     113.75    122.00    123.50      Range      Diff.
        5                                     26 & Below -1900
        6                                     27-29      -1400
  3     1     121.50    129.25    130.75      30-32       -900
        2     119.00    126.75    128.25      33-34       -400
        3     117.75    125.50    127.00      35 & Above     0
        4     108.75    116.50    118.00
        5     092.75    100.00    101.50
        6
  4     1     102.50    110.25    112.50      Strength
        2     102.25    110.00    111.75      (Grams per Tex)
        3     102.00    109.75    111.00      Range      Diff.
        4     097.00    104.75    106.00      35.4 & Belo-1350
        5     085.75    093.50    094.75      35.5-36.4  -1100
        6                                     36.5-37.4   -850
  5     1                                     37.5 & Abov    0
        2     081.50    091.50    092.75
        3     081.50    091.00    092.75
        4     081.50    085.50    086.75
        5     081.25    085.25    086.50      Extraneous Matter
        6                                     Level      Diff.
  6     1                                     Prep
        2     073.75    076.75    078.00      1           -810
        3     073.75    076.75    078.00      2          -1095
        4     073.75    076.75    078.00      Other
        5     073.50    076.50    077.75      1           -715
        6     073.00    076.00    077.25      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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