Cotton: Net sales reductions of 112,400 running bales for 2017/2018 were down noticeably from the previous week and from the prior 4-week average. Increases were reported for China (31,700 RB, including 5,500 RB switched from Vietnam and decreases of 10,700 RB), Turkey (3,200 RB, including decreases of 2,400 RB), Thailand (1,400 RB, including decreases of 600 RB), Italy (400 RB), and Malaysia (300 RB). Reductions were primarily for Vietnam (68,300 RB), Indonesia (40,500 RB), and Hong Kong (26,400 RB). For 2018/2019, net sales of 295,400 RB reported for China (211,700 RB), Hong Kong (26,400 RB), and Mexico (17,500 RB), were partially offset by reductions for Indonesia (18,100 RB) and Honduras (500 RB). Exports of 312,800 RB were down 32 percent from the previous week and 31 percent from the prior 4-week average. The primary destinations were Turkey (47,500 RB), Vietnam (46,300 RB), Indonesia (45,300 RB), Pakistan (25,000 RB), and Mexico (22,600 RB). Net sales reductions of Pima totaling 200 RB for 2017/2018 resulted as increases for Pakistan (2,600 RB), Peru (600 RB), Bangladesh (300 RB), and Thailand (200 RB, switched from Japan), were more than offset by reductions for Hong Kong (2,200 RB), India (1,200 RB), China (300 RB), and Japan (200 RB). For 2018/2019, net sales of 46,000 RB were primarily for China (21,000 RB) and Pakistan (18,000 RB). Exports of 7,400 RB were down 20 percent from the previous week and 36 percent from the prior 4-week average. The primary destinations were China (2,300 RB), India (1,600 RB), Indonesia (1,300 RB), and Thailand (700 RB).
Optional Origin Sales: For 2017/2018, decreases totaling 4,900 RB were reported for Turkey. The current optional origin outstanding balance of 8,400 RB, all Indonesia.
Exports for Own Account: New exports for own account totaling 2,300 RB were reported to China. The current outstanding balance of 18,000 RB is for Vietnam (6,300 RB), China (6,200 RB), Indonesia (5,000 RB), and Bangladesh (500 RB).
|U.S. EXPORT SALES||ALL UPLAND 1404||PIMA 1301|
|WEEK ENDING 6/14/2018||CURRENT MY||NEXT MY||CURRENT MY||NEXT MY|
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|EXPORTS FOR OWN ACCT||18.0||110.6||XX||XX||0.0||0.0||XX||XX|
|NET CHANGE IN SALES||-112.4||167.5||295.4||426.8||-0.2||9.5||46.0||48.5|
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|CANCEL||EXPORTS||SALES (NET)||NEW SALES||DEST.