Cotton Marketing News:  Thoughts on Where We Are

Cotton Marketing News: Thoughts on Where We Are

Don Shurley, UGA Professor Emeritus of Cotton Economics   Pricing opportunities have now moved to basis the March futures.  So, you may notice the futures look to be a bit higher.  That’s due to the “spread” between December and March.  At present, March is about...
Cotton Marketing News:  The Long March to 68—Now What?

Cotton Marketing News: The Long March to 68—Now What?

Don Shurley, UGA Professor Emeritus of Cotton Economics This week, cotton prices inched ever closer to the 68 cents area—breaking above the 65 to 67 cents range that prices have been in for the better part of last month.  The move closer to 68 was made on expected...
Cotton Marketing News:  This is a Run We’ve Waited For

Cotton Marketing News: This is a Run We’ve Waited For

Don Shurley, UGA Professor Emeritus of Cotton Economics – December 20 futures knocked on the door of 66 cents (closed at 65.82 cents per lb) on Monday—the highest daily close in 6 months.  December futures gained 1.43 cents last week on weather concerns and a...