Cotton decreased 7.88 USd/Lbs or 11.12% since the beginning of 2019, according to trading on a contract for difference (CFD) that tracks the benchmark market for this commodity. Historically, Cotton reached an all time high of 227 in March of 2011 and a record low of 5.66 in December of 1930.

Cotton is expected to trade at 76.00 USd/Lbs by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 76.00 in 12 months time.

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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 53.3051 1.50 -2.74% 1.05% -12.80% -25.74% Oct/14
Brent 58.7523 1.69 -2.79% 0.69% -13.81% -27.27% Oct/14
Natural gas 2.2486 0.04 1.67% -2.36% -16.13% -30.64% Oct/14
Gasoline 1.5899 0.05 -2.94% 1.31% -9.27% -18.23% Oct/14
Heating oil 1.9006 0.05 -2.72% -0.14% -8.79% -18.28% Oct/14
Ethanol 1.5034 0.00 -0.13% 7.69% 7.54% 14.94% Oct/14
Naphtha 493.91 9.78 2.02% 5.47% 8.63% -26.92% Oct/11
Propane 0.47 0.00 -0.91% 3.43% 9.29% -53.01% Oct/11
Uranium 24.9000 0.00 0.00% -1.39% 0.00% -9.45% Oct/11

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,488.90 2.40 0.16% -0.30% -0.60% 21.39% Oct/14
Silver 17.6218 0.10 0.57% 1.07% -1.28% 20.30% Oct/14
Platinum 894.42 4.92 0.55% 2.04% -4.53% 6.64% Oct/14

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 938.5836 4.25 0.45% 2.55% 4.29% 5.28% Oct/14
Wheat 508.5000 0.50 0.10% 3.93% 4.04% -3.14% Oct/14
Cotton 62.96 0.92 -1.44% 3.64% 2.22% -20.02% Oct/14
Rice 11.9400 0.12 -1.00% 2.53% -2.25% 11.07% Oct/14
Cheese 1.9630 0.00 -0.15% 2.45% 2.99% 24.32% Oct/14
Palm Oil 2,369.00 31.00 -1.29% -0.96% -3.23% 10.29% Oct/14
Milk 18.63 0.01 -0.05% 0.81% 1.58% 19.42% Oct/14
Orange Juice 99.45 2.05 2.10% -3.87% -2.55% -31.34% Oct/14
Wool 1,543.00 0.00 0.00% 2.12% 0.52% -23.73% Oct/11
Canola 459.90 0.40 0.09% -0.17% 2.86% -7.63% Oct/11
Tea 3.14 0.00 0.00% 1.62% -1.26% -4.56% Oct/11
Rubber 151.30 0.30 0.20% 1.54% -8.75% -1.82% Oct/11
Cocoa 2,454.00 52.00 -2.08% 1.32% 2.98% 14.62% Oct/14
Coffee 94.70 1.00 1.07% -2.37% -6.05% -20.65% Oct/14
Lumber 378.30 8.90 2.41% 2.60% 2.91% 16.33% Oct/14
Sugar 12.54 0.13 1.05% 0.16% 13.07% -6.63% Oct/14
Oat 296.9283 7.50 2.59% 5.48% 5.67% -1.11% Oct/14
Corn 396.7162 1.25 -0.31% 2.51% 6.07% 4.88% Oct/14

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 110.4008 1.00 0.91% 1.99% 12.65% -2.62% Oct/14
Beef 11.12 0.05 0.45% 1.28% 3.54% 7.86% Oct/11
Poultry 4.63 0.00 0.00% 1.09% 0.87% 6.68% Oct/11
Lean Hogs 63.0787 0.15 0.24% 4.26% -0.86% 11.15% Oct/14
Feeder Cattle 145.3628 1.05 0.73% 2.58% 6.45% -6.28% Oct/14

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.6256 0.00 0.08% 2.08% 0.17% -5.57% Oct/14
Bitumen 3,062.00 20.00 -0.65% -3.10% -12.71% -18.08% Oct/14
Steel 3,645.00 42.00 1.17% -0.11% -4.58% -22.45% Oct/14
Cobalt 36,000 0.00 0.00% 4.35% -1.37% -41.70% Oct/11
Coal 68.05 0.38 -0.56% -1.42% -5.35% -37.03% Oct/14
Palladium 1,712.20 13.20 0.78% 3.15% 6.71% 58.02% Oct/14
Lead 2,177.25 19.00 0.88% 0.68% 5.18% 4.03% Oct/11
Aluminum 1,722.00 31.00 -1.77% 0.17% -4.49% -15.05% Oct/11
Tin 16,525.00 75.00 0.46% 0.30% -3.50% -13.69% Oct/11
Zinc 2,419.00 31.00 1.30% 5.17% 3.07% -6.93% Oct/11
Nickel 17,736.50 74.50 -0.42% -0.95% -2.29% 41.50% Oct/11
Molybdenum 27.27 0.00 0.00% -1.55% -1.55% -6.93% Oct/11
Iron Ore 90.50 0.00 0.00% -2.69% -3.72% 29.29% Oct/11
Neodymium 405,500.00 0.00 0.00% -0.49% -1.93% -0.49% Oct/11
Iron Ore 62% fe 92.8600 0.15 -0.16% 0.74% -1.36% 31.74% Oct/11
Rhodium 5,275.00 125.00 2.43% 1.44% 11.64% 109.74% Oct/11
Manganese 36.25 0.00 0.00% -2.03% -2.03% -9.38% Oct/11
Lithium 96.40 2.09 2.22% 1.92% -2.72% -17.68% Oct/11
Soda Ash 1,750.00 10.00 0.57% 0.57% 0.57% -8.31% Oct/14

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 1,924.00 5.00 -0.26% 8.89% -17.46% 21.46% Oct/11
LME Index 2,811.10 2.40 -0.09% 1.86% -1.02% -6.20% Oct/11
S&P GSCI 2,432.01 43.31 1.81% 2.66% 1.68% -14.74% Oct/11
CRB Index 184.71 0.95 -0.51% 1.20% -4.26% -10.31% Oct/14


Cotton

The biggest producers of cotton in the world are China (26% of total production in 2010/11 fiscal year) and India (22%), followed by United States, Pakistan, Brazil, Australia and Uzbekistan. The United States is the biggest exporter of cotton (40% of total exports). India, Australia, Brazil and Uzbekistan also have a big share in the cotton trade. Cotton, a soft fiber that grows around the cotton plant, is the world’s most widely-used natural fiber for clothing.To maximize the needs of the cotton market, the New York Mercantile Exchange has made available a cotton futures contract for trading on the CME Globex® trading platform and for clearing through NYMEX ClearPort® clearing. The size of each contract is 50,000 pounds and its commodity code is TT. It is financially settled, and the final settlement price shall be set at the value of the New York Board of Trade cotton futures contract on the termination day of the contract month, or as specified by the Board of Directors. This page provides - Cotton - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Cotton - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
62.96 63.88 227.00 5.66 1913 - 2019 USd/Lbs Daily