Cotton: Net sales of 186,600 running bales for 2017/2018 were down 33 percent from the previous week and 45 percent from the prior 4-week average. Increases were reported for Pakistan (50,400 RB), Vietnam (42,700 RB, including 600 RB switched from South Korea and decreases of 5,500 RB), Turkey (31,200 RB), and Japan (20,200 RB, including decreases of 800 RB). Reductions were reported for China (39,700 RB). For 2018/2019, net sales of 50,400 RB were reported primarily for China (24,200 RB), Indonesia (6,600 RB), Thailand (5,300 RB), Pakistan (4,400 RB), and Japan (4,200 RB). Exports of 246,800 RB–a marketing-year high–were up noticeably from the previous week and from the prior 4-week average. The primary destinations were Vietnam (69,000 RB), China (44,500 RB), Indonesia (26,900 RB), Thailand (22,400 RB), and South Korea (15,700 RB). Net sales reductions of Pima totaling 12,800 RB–a marketing-year low–for 2017/2018 were down noticeably from the previous week and from the prior 4-week average. Increases were reported for China (3,400 RB, including decreases of 100 RB), Pakistan (2,200 RB), Peru (1,900 RB), and Egypt (900 RB). Reductions of 22,800 RB were reported for India. For 2018/2019, net sales of 15,700 RB were reported for India. Exports of 23,500 RB–a marketing-year high–were up 59 percent from the previous week and up noticeably from the prior 4-week average. The primary destinations were China (16,900 RB), India (3,100 RB), Pakistan (2,100 RB), and Vietnam (900 RB).
Optional Origin Sales: The current optional origin outstanding balance of 16,500 RB is for Indonesia.
Exports for Own Account: New exports for own account totaling 9,500 RB were reported to Vietnam (6,300 RB), Indonesia (2,200 RB), India (500 RB), and China (400 RB). Exports to Indonesia (1,700 RB), South Korea (1,200 RB), Vietnam (900 RB), and India (500 RB), were applied to new or outstanding sales. Decreases were reported for Indonesia (1,100 RB). The current outstanding balance of 60,400 RB is for Indonesia (34,700 RB), Taiwan (11,600 RB), Vietnam (7,800 RB), India (3,800 RB), China (1,900 RB), Bangladesh (500 RB), and Pakistan (100 RB).
|U.S. EXPORT SALES||ALL UPLAND 1404||PIMA 1301|
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|EXPORTS FOR OWN ACCT||60.6||66.3||XX||XX||0.0||0.0||XX||XX|
|NET CHANGE IN SALES||186.6||405.2||50.4||0.0||-12.8||4.2||15.7||0.0|
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