Cotton  1912-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Cotton increased 0.35 Cents/lb or 0.45% to 77.69 on Thursday March 23 from 77.34 in the previous trading session. 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 74.60 Cents/lb by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 66.00 in 12 months time.
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Energy Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 47.6860 0.41 -0.85% -2.18% -11.68% 20.85% Mar/23
Brent 50.2926 0.36 -0.71% -2.80% -10.18% 24.36% Mar/23
Natural gas 3.0373 0.03 1.06% 4.66% 15.62% 68.18% Mar/23
Gasoline 1.5839 0.02 -1.27% -0.65% 4.56% 8.05% Mar/23
Heating oil 1.4939 0.01 -0.38% -0.69% -8.93% 24.71% Mar/23
Ethanol 1.52 0.02 -1.04% -2.25% 1.13% 6.74% Mar/23
Naphtha 456.35 0.55 -0.12% -0.56% -8.55% 30.54% Mar/22
Propane 0.62 0.01 -0.80% -3.22% -19.34% 36.45% Mar/22

Metals Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,247.10 1.75 -0.14% 1.69% -0.75% 2.48% Mar/23
Silver 17.61 0.11 0.63% 1.92% -4.03% 16.17% Mar/23
Platinum 959.00 0.00 0.00% 0.58% -6.28% 1.32% Mar/23
Palladium 789.55 3.05 0.39% 3.35% 2.74% 37.91% Mar/23

Agricultural Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Corn 359.00 0.50 0.14% -1.91% -1.37% -2.97% Mar/23
Soybeans 997.75 1.50 -0.15% -0.37% -1.55% 9.58% Mar/23
Wheat 423.84 1.75 0.41% -2.79% -1.72% -8.41% Mar/23
Cotton 77.69 0.35 0.45% -0.61% 3.63% 34.60% Mar/23
Rice 9.82 0.04 0.36% 1.46% 3.66% -4.51% Mar/23
Cheese 1.5570 0.00 0.00% 0.32% -7.60% 2.50% Mar/22
Palm Oil 2,975.00 0.00 0.00% 0.41% -0.07% 13.72% Mar/23
Milk 15.81 0.07 0.44% 0.83% -6.23% 14.81% Mar/23
Rubber 251.50 10.50 -4.01% -4.70% -8.71% 42.09% Mar/23
Orange Juice 187.90 1.10 -0.58% 5.50% 6.88% 38.31% Mar/23
Coffee 140.30 1.40 -0.99% 0.79% -6.44% 7.02% Mar/23
Lumber 372.50 0.80 -0.21% 9.27% 2.65% 22.73% Mar/23
Oat 248.00 3.50 -1.39% -0.50% -1.49% 33.33% Mar/23
Wool 1,551.00 0.00 0.00% 1.91% 7.71% 26.41% Mar/22
Cocoa 2,165.00 11.00 0.51% 5.71% 4.74% -26.93% Mar/22
Canola 499.10 2.50 -0.50% -1.32% -3.14% 5.97% Mar/23
Sugar 17.31 0.01 0.06% -5.05% -14.14% 3.34% Mar/23

Livestock Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 121.78 0.50 -0.41% 3.47% -1.05% -10.09% Mar/23
Lean Hogs 67.76 0.30 -0.44% -3.31% 1.78% -2.51% Mar/23
Beef 9.91 0.00 0.00% -1.10% -3.60% -1.29% Mar/22
Feeder Cattle 133.72 0.03 -0.02% 3.48% 6.85% -13.73% Mar/23

Industrial Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.63 0.00 0.06% -1.42% -1.96% 18.12% Mar/23
Cobalt 52,750.00 0.00 0.00% 0.96% 10.47% 127.37% Mar/22
Lead 2,269.75 0.00 0.00% 0.22% 0.63% 35.45% Mar/22
Aluminum 1,911.75 35.00 1.85% 1.85% 2.45% 27.07% Mar/22
Tin 20,505.00 475.00 2.39% 2.39% 5.03% 20.59% Mar/22
Zinc 2,836.00 56.00 1.99% 1.99% 6.27% 53.65% Mar/22
Nickel 10,097.00 0.00 0.00% -0.16% -6.50% 14.26% Mar/22
Molybdenum 15,000.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% -0.33% Mar/22
Steel 312.50 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 247.22% Mar/22
Iron Ore 86.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% -9.95% 46.76% Mar/22
Coal 80.55 0.00 0.00% -1.35% 0.94% 53.72% Mar/22
Lithium 100.6000 0.00 0.00% 2.32% 1.56% 28.51% Mar/22

Index Price Day Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 1,190.00 5.00 -0.41% 7.91% 48.88% 201.51% Mar/22
CRB Index 185.26 0.25 0.14% 0.46% -4.16% 3.99% Mar/22
LME Index 2,838.10 0.00 0.00% -1.20% -0.22% 28.67% Mar/22
S&P GSCI 2,235.62 6.96 -0.31% -0.49% -6.93% 1.64% Mar/22


Cotton Notes

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 cocoa 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 March of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
77.69 77.34 210.64 5.66 1912 - 2017 Cents/lb Daily