Cotton: Net sales of 98,000 RB for 2018/2019 were up noticeably from the previous week and up 44 percent from the prior 4-week average. Increases were reported for Vietnam (70,000 RB, including 3,600 RB switched from South Korea and 1,300 RB switched from Bangladesh), Turkey (21,700 RB, including 21,300 RB late reporting), Japan (15,000 RB, including 12,200 RB late reporting and decreases of 600 RB), Pakistan (13,900 RB, including 13,500 RB late reporting and decreases of 900 RB), and South Korea (11,800 RB). Reductions were reported for China (73,900 RB). For 2019/2020, net sales of 142,900 RB were reported for China (136,400 RB), India (4,400 RB), and El Salvador (2,100 RB). Exports of 208,400 RB were up 16 percent from the previous week and 38 percent from the prior 4-week average. Exports were primarily to Vietnam (68,300 RB, including 8,100 late reporting), Turkey (38,000 RB, including 31,400 late reporting), Mexico (18,200 RB), Pakistan (17,200 RB), and Indonesia (14,900 RB, including 2,200 RB late reporting). Net sales of Pima totaling 12,800 RB for 2018/2019 were up noticeably from the previous week and from the prior 4-week average. Increases reported for China (6,600 RB), India (4,100 RB), Vietnam (400 RB), and Switzerland (400 RB). For 2019/2020, net sales of 2,300 RB were reported for India. Exports of 1,000 RB–a marketing-year low–were down 78 percent from the previous week and 80 percent from the prior 4-week average. The primary destinations were India (600 RB) and Bangladesh (200 RB).
Optional Origin Sales: For 2018/2019, the current outstanding balance of 1,800 RB is for Vietnam.
Exports for Own Account: The current exports for own account outstanding balance is 7,400 RB, all China.
|U.S. EXPORT SALES||ALL UPLAND 1404||PIMA 1301|
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|EXPORTS FOR OWN ACCT||7.4||71.0||XX||XX||0.0||0.0||XX||XX|
|NET CHANGE IN SALES||98.0||154.4||142.9||9.3||12.8||22.0||2.3||0.0|
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