Daily Spot Quotations, Pg 12, 13 (Upland, U.S. seven-market average differences)
USDA - Wed May 16, 2:10PM CDT
MP_CN010                 Memphis, TN     USDA Cotton and Tobacco Program, MND

UNITED STATES DIFFERENCES                                                16-May-18

  Color     Leaf  Staple
                  26-31        32      33      34      35      36      37      38
11 & 21    1 & 2     -263    -213     -53     164     413     594     654     698
                3    -325    -233     -65     136     359     541     589     630
                4    -375    -260    -175      46     168     301     342     342
                5    -463    -375    -292    -104      36     119     146     146
                6    -625    -485    -433    -314    -221    -173    -158    -158
                7    -700    -580    -550    -421    -346    -295    -282    -282
31         1 & 2     -363    -238     -90     104     352     541     599     635
                3    -400    -248     -98      93     316     505     553     589
                4    -475    -295    -225      29     129     238     269     272
                5    -538    -405    -317    -146     -25      44      69      69
                6    -688    -510    -450    -343    -266    -228    -209    -209
                7    -775    -605    -567    -439    -379    -342    -324    -324
41         1 & 2     -488    -320    -238      39     143     238     255     262
                3    -513    -330    -246      25      91     188     209     216
                4    -563    -360    -329   80.32      54     134     159     162
                5    -663    -490    -433    -286    -164     -84     -70     -70
                6    -813    -595    -567    -461    -371    -309    -302    -302
                7    -925    -705    -704    -600    -511    -474    -469    -469
51         1 & 2     -663    -560    -454    -318    -175    -120    -115    -115
                3    -663    -600    -458    -339    -193    -134    -129    -129
                4    -700    -620    -488    -389    -261    -207    -195    -195
                5    -750    -705    -658    -514    -389    -332    -321    -321
                6    -913    -785    -763    -639    -564    -525    -518    -518
                7   -1013    -870    -888    -779    -696    -661    -657    -657
61           1-5     -825    -760    -695    -520    -465    -420    -420    -420
                6    -975    -865    -815    -685    -645    -595    -595    -595
                7   -1075    -980    -935    -775    -735    -690    -690    -690
71           1-6    -1025   -1060   -1005    -860    -820    -780    -780    -780
                7   -1113   -1100   -1055    -895    -875    -835    -835    -835
12 & 22    1 & 2     -513    -290    -188      49     204     345     398     426
                3    -550    -310    -200      27     157     299     355     380
                4    -588    -335    -296     -39      89     209     255     259
                5    -688    -505    -454    -275    -104     -46      -7      -7
                6    -850    -625    -600    -475    -357    -321    -289    -289
                7    -950    -710    -713    -607    -518    -482    -450    -450
32         1 & 2     -550    -390    -292     -82      57     130     156     171
                3    -588    -405    -304    -104      25     101     128     142
                4    -650    -455    -363    -221     -71     -20       3       3
                5    -763    -605    -517    -393    -275    -229    -214    -214
                6    -925    -695    -679    -561    -457    -429    -414    -414
                7   -1050    -800    -788    -686    -604    -582    -568    -568
42           1-3     -650    -550    -467    -314    -164    -111     -96     -96
                4    -700    -590    -488    -354    -232    -179    -164    -164
                5    -825    -725    -633    -504    -371    -343    -329    -329
                6   -1038    -815    -779    -650    -575    -550    -536    -536
                7   -1138    -910    -871    -789    -711    -693    -679    -679
52           1-4     -913    -750    -671    -600    -525    -504    -489    -489
                5    -988    -825    -779    -682    -607    -593    -579    -579
                6   -1200    -975    -921    -825    -764    -750    -736    -736
                7   -1288   -1060   -1050    -964    -911    -886    -871    -871
62           1-5    -1038    -955    -890    -765    -730    -710    -690    -690
                6   -1238   -1120   -1055    -910    -880    -855    -835    -835





UNITED STATES (CONTINUED)                                                16-May-18

Color       Leaf  Staple
                  26-31        32      33      34      35      36      37      38
13 & 23    1 & 2     -788    -625    -563    -338    -263    -200    -138    -138
                3    -825    -650    -588    -363    -288    -225    -163    -163
                4    -863    -725    -650    -413    -338    -275    -213    -213
                5    -988    -825    -775    -538    -463    -388    -325    -325
                6   -1100    -900    -838    -625    -550    -475    -413    -413
                7   -1188   -1000    -938    -713    -663    -588    -525    -525
33         1 & 2     -900    -700    -638    -425    -392    -350    -308    -308
                3    -900    -700    -638    -425    -392    -350    -308    -308
                4    -975    -775    -700    -492    -458    -417    -375    -375
                5   -1125    -888    -813    -650    -608    -558    -517    -517
                6   -1188    -963    -925    -800    -775    -725    -683    -683
                7   -1275   -1075   -1000    -933    -900    -850    -808    -808
43           1-3     -950    -855    -725    -600    -561    -525    -507    -507
                4   -1025    -900    -775    -646    -593    -561    -543    -543
                5   -1150    -955    -875    -782    -732    -707    -689    -689
                6   -1238   -1035    -963    -886    -864    -843    -825    -825
                7   -1325   -1160   -1071   -1011    -989    -968    -950    -950
53           1-4    -1100   -1000    -917    -775    -738    -717    -696    -696
                5   -1200   -1080   -1017    -867    -838    -817    -796    -796
                6   -1313   -1195   -1104    -963    -933    -913    -892    -892
                7   -1400   -1260   -1242   -1092   -1071   -1050   -1029   -1029
63           1-5    -1313   -1175   -1110    -955    -910    -885    -860    -860
                6   -1400   -1265   -1190   -1030   -1000    -975    -950    -950
34         1 & 2     -975    -825    -775    -550    -525    -463    -400    -400
                3    -975    -825    -775    -550    -525    -463    -400    -400
                4   -1100    -950    -875    -650    -625    -563    -500    -500
                5   -1200   -1050   -1000    -775    -750    -688    -625    -625
                6   -1363   -1213   -1163    -963    -938    -875    -813    -813
44           1-3    -1088    -938    -888    -663    -638    -575    -513    -513
                4   -1163   -1038    -938    -713    -688    -625    -563    -563
                5   -1250   -1113   -1038    -813    -788    -725    -663    -663
                6   -1413   -1263   -1213   -1013    -988    -925    -863    -863
54           1-4    -1188   -1063   -1013    -763    -750    -688    -638    -638
                5   -1288   -1150   -1075    -863    -850    -788    -738    -738



Mike                             Strength                        Uniformity
Range            Diff.           (Grams per Tex)                   Unit          Points
24 & Below          -2017        Range           Diff.           77.9 & Below       -97
25-26               -1463        19.0 - 19.9         -300        78.0 - 78.9        -83
27-29               -1061        20.0 - 20.9         -300        79.0 - 79.9        -71
30-32                -689        21.0 - 21.9         -358        80.0 - 80.9         -4
33-34                -450        22.0 - 22.9         -296        Base 81.0 - 81.9     0
Base 35-36              0        23.0 - 23.9         -242        82.0 - 82.9          7
37-42                  14        24.0 - 24.9         -254        83.0 - 83.9         29
Base 43-49              0        25.0 - 25.9         -200        84.0 - 84.9         37
50-52                -271        26.0 - 26.9         -100        85.0 - 85.9         47
53 & Above           -396        Base 27.0 - 28.9       0        86.0 & Above        57
                                 29.0 - 29.9            0
                                 30.0 - 30.9           32
                                 31.0 - 32.9           54
Extraneous Matter                33.0 & above          79
  Level           Diff.
   Prep
    1                -157
    2                -714
Other (ET-OK & WT not included)
    1                -421
    2                -756
Bark - (ET-OK and WT only)
    1                -350
    2                -525



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