Cotton decreased 11.48 USd/Lbs or 16.21% 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 75.60 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 58.2476 1.15 -1.94% 4.48% 3.63% -18.10% Sep/18
Brent 63.6715 0.93 -1.44% 4.71% 6.58% -19.81% Sep/18
Natural gas 2.6351 0.04 -1.35% 3.26% 19.24% -9.38% Sep/18
Gasoline 1.6591 0.02 -1.14% 5.68% -0.32% -17.90% Sep/18
Heating oil 1.9761 0.01 -0.74% 3.83% 7.80% -12.04% Sep/18
Ethanol 1.3810 0.00 0.15% 3.60% 6.97% 10.04% Sep/18
Naphtha 485.22 10.59 -2.14% 4.40% 8.34% -27.92% Sep/17
Propane 0.46 0.01 -1.83% 5.30% 17.88% -56.49% Sep/17
Uranium 25.5000 0.20 0.79% 1.59% 1.39% -6.76% Sep/17

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,496.91 7.49 -0.50% -0.03% 0.13% 24.37% Sep/18
Silver 17.7545 0.23 -1.25% -1.80% 5.31% 25.01% Sep/18
Platinum 923.27 19.73 -2.09% -2.21% 8.62% 12.46% Sep/18

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 889.9809 3.77 -0.42% 4.21% 4.21% 7.23% Sep/18
Wheat 490.0000 5.75 1.19% 2.62% 5.26% -6.22% Sep/18
Cotton 59.36 0.76 -1.26% -0.02% 0.30% -25.46% Sep/18
Rice 12.2989 0.02 0.19% 3.83% 11.50% 25.56% Sep/18
Palm Oil 2,394.00 54.00 -2.21% 0.80% 2.92% 12.55% Sep/18
Cheese 1.9000 0.01 -0.26% -0.31% 3.77% 14.46% Sep/18
Milk 18.27 0.02 -0.11% -0.11% 3.69% 13.20% Sep/18
Rubber 171.00 2.50 -1.44% 3.76% -0.87% 18.18% Sep/18
Orange Juice 99.10 1.75 -1.74% -5.84% 4.98% -32.40% Sep/18
Coffee 96.85 0.00 0.00% -3.30% 6.25% 0.16% Sep/18
Canola 452.30 0.20 -0.04% 2.54% 0.47% -7.13% Sep/18
Wool 1,535.00 0.00 0.00% 12.45% 1.45% -26.70% Sep/17
Tea 3.18 0.00 0.00% -5.36% 15.64% -10.67% Sep/17
Cocoa 2,401.00 7.00 0.29% 7.43% 12.94% 9.39% Sep/18
Oat 277.4371 4.00 -1.42% -3.33% 2.66% 11.31% Sep/18
Lumber 382.00 5.70 1.51% -2.05% 2.72% 10.02% Sep/18
Sugar 11.00 0.06 0.55% 1.76% -4.10% 2.23% Sep/18
Corn 372.0677 3.75 1.02% 6.84% 1.94% 7.61% Sep/18

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 100.2397 0.89 0.90% 1.77% 0.04% -11.37% Sep/18
Lean Hogs 62.9021 0.80 1.29% 4.53% -1.75% 4.84% Sep/18
Feeder Cattle 139.9770 0.73 0.52% 2.87% 3.17% -10.00% Sep/18
Beef 10.73 0.02 -0.19% -0.28% 1.42% 5.82% Sep/17
Poultry 4.54 0.02 -0.44% -1.94% -1.52% 4.85% Sep/17

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.5917 0.02 -0.59% -0.22% -0.20% -4.36% Sep/18
Bitumen 3,416.00 126.00 -3.56% -4.26% 1.79% -2.68% Sep/18
Steel 3,810.00 13.00 -0.34% 0.66% 0.53% -16.13% Sep/18
Cobalt 36,500 0.00 0.00% 2.82% 11.96% -42.06% Sep/17
Coal 70.23 0.84 -1.18% 1.71% 2.30% -37.27% Sep/18
Palladium 1,581.12 17.63 -1.10% 0.59% 7.32% 52.84% Sep/18
Lead 2,084.25 0.00 0.00% -1.01% 1.61% 3.77% Sep/17
Aluminum 1,792.00 1.00 -0.06% -1.54% -0.11% -11.55% Sep/17
Tin 16,850.00 300.00 -1.75% -3.27% 2.28% -10.70% Sep/17
Zinc 2,349.00 16.00 -0.68% 0.47% 3.85% -3.49% Sep/17
Nickel 17,461.00 0.00 0.00% -3.68% 9.52% 40.59% Sep/17
Molybdenum 27.70 0.00 0.00% 0.73% -1.07% -5.30% Sep/17
Iron Ore 95.50 1.00 -1.04% 3.80% 2.69% 37.41% Sep/17
Neodymium 415,500.00 0.00 0.00% 0.48% 7.50% 1.96% Sep/17
Iron Ore 62% fe 94.0300 0.34 -0.36% 2.91% -0.35% 36.93% Sep/17
Rhodium 5,000.00 0.00 0.00% 13.64% 27.88% 105.76% Sep/17
Manganese 37.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% -9.76% Sep/17
Lithium 98.76 0.66 -0.66% 1.88% 3.85% -21.82% Sep/17
Soda Ash 1,740.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 3.78% -5.07% Sep/18

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
LME Index 2,838.60 0.00 0.00% -0.23% 2.39% -2.67% Sep/17
S&P GSCI 2,583.64 0.00 0.00% 6.18% 9.29% -6.85% Sep/17
Baltic Dry 2,266.00 17.00 -0.74% -5.31% 9.63% 65.04% Sep/18
CRB Index 187.50 0.83 -0.44% 2.50% 4.40% -5.02% Sep/18


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 September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
59.36 60.12 227.00 5.66 1913 - 2019 USd/Lbs Daily