Cotton decreased 2.39 USd/Lbs or 3.37% 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 210.64 in March of 2011 and a record low of 5.66 in December of 1930.

Cotton is expected to trade at 72.40 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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Brent 67.8296 0.05 -0.07% -6.07% -8.77% -11.26% May/24
Natural gas 2.5655 0.01 -0.50% -2.49% 2.05% -12.71% May/24
Gasoline 1.9122 0.00 -0.20% -6.60% -10.31% -12.34% May/24
Heating oil 1.9557 0.01 -0.53% -6.67% -6.79% -11.50% May/24
Ethanol 1.3715 0.02 1.56% 0.55% 4.21% -8.63% May/24
Naphtha 544.90 9.01 -1.63% -3.38% -3.58% -18.85% May/23
Propane 0.58 0.01 -1.69% -5.27% -11.03% -37.47% May/23
Uranium 24.3000 0.30 -1.22% -1.42% -5.45% 6.11% May/23

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,282.15 0.55 0.04% 0.39% 0.41% -1.46% May/24
Silver 14.5418 0.03 -0.17% 1.05% -2.63% -11.76% May/24
Platinum 801.33 7.83 0.99% -1.50% -9.20% -10.62% May/24

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Soybeans 829.3510 6.25 0.76% 0.93% -3.48% -20.37% May/24
Wheat 480.4230 10.25 2.18% 3.32% 10.51% -11.52% May/24
Cotton 68.45 0.97 1.44% 3.73% -11.07% -23.27% May/24
Rice 11.6081 0.05 0.39% 4.86% 14.25% 0.37% May/24
Cheese 1.6940 0.00 0.24% 0.30% 3.17% 3.48% May/23
Palm Oil 1,976.00 2.00 0.10% -3.56% -3.61% -19.45% May/24
Milk 16.39 0.01 0.06% 0.68% 3.02% 8.04% May/24
Rubber 209.00 3.00 1.46% 3.57% 10.47% 14.77% May/24
Orange Juice 100.40 0.70 0.70% 3.77% -0.35% -40.70% May/24
Lumber 324.80 1.10 0.34% 0.25% -5.25% -45.80% May/24
Sugar 11.67 0.10 0.86% 1.04% -5.58% -6.34% May/24
Canola 443.30 1.50 0.34% 0.02% 0.20% -17.62% May/24
Cocoa 2,458.00 32.00 1.32% 4.46% 7.15% -3.83% May/24
Coffee 94.05 0.55 0.59% 7.67% 2.17% -21.89% May/24
Wool 1,893.00 0.00 0.00% -3.02% -2.57% -4.54% May/23
Tea 3.33 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 31.10% 33.20% May/23
Oat 308.2478 4.00 1.31% 4.85% 2.41% 23.92% May/24
Corn 398.3626 8.25 2.12% 3.94% 14.64% -1.88% May/24

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 111.0253 0.05 0.05% 0.50% -12.42% 6.09% May/24
Lean Hogs 88.3521 1.25 -1.40% -4.20% -0.92% 19.07% May/24
Beef 10.75 0.02 -0.19% -0.37% -1.38% 11.75% May/23
Feeder Cattle 135.6000 0.15 0.11% 1.02% -7.46% -6.43% May/23
Poultry 4.96 0.00 0.00% 0.20% 4.64% 46.75% May/23

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Bitumen 3,426.00 148.00 -4.14% -5.20% -5.72% 11.96% May/24
Steel 3,978.00 17.00 0.43% 0.79% -3.75% -1.14% May/24
Cobalt 34,250 0.00 0.00% -0.72% -0.72% -62.26% May/23
Coal 81.90 0.60 -0.73% -1.44% -6.08% -20.60% May/24
Palladium 1,323.92 13.42 1.02% 1.06% -6.40% 35.16% May/24
Lead 1,785.50 0.00 0.00% -2.06% -6.35% -26.45% May/23
Aluminum 1,797.50 18.50 1.04% -3.36% -3.98% -20.57% May/23
Tin 19,325.00 0.00 0.00% -0.77% -1.90% -4.09% May/23
Zinc 2,520.00 22.00 -0.87% -4.44% -8.10% -17.40% May/23
Nickel 11,979.50 0.00 0.00% -1.78% -2.82% -18.64% May/23
Molybdenum 28.50 0.00 0.00% 0.00% -2.56% -5.00% May/23
Iron Ore 105.50 1.50 1.44% 5.50% 10.47% 62.31% May/23
Neodymium 440,000.00 52,500.00 13.55% 30.37% 30.37% 6.67% May/23
Iron Ore 62% fe 97.3100 0.27 0.28% 1.23% 4.69% 46.64% May/23
Rhodium 2,875.00 0.00 0.00% -1.03% -2.54% 28.35% May/23
Manganese 37.00 0.00 0.00% -1.33% -2.63% -6.33% May/23
Lithium 98.61 2.17 -2.15% -4.37% -11.08% -23.28% May/23
Soda Ash 1,960.00 0.00 0.00% -1.18% -0.68% -5.05% May/24

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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 May of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
68.45 67.48 210.64 5.66 1912 - 2019 USd/Lbs Daily