Source: USDA-FAS

November 19, 2020

Cotton:  Net sales of 131,400 RB for 2020/2021 were down 45 percent from the previous week and 40 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Increases primarily for Vietnam (64,000 RB, including 4,700 RB switched from China and 2,100 RB switched from Japan), Pakistan (33,100 RB), Turkey (22,500 RB), Indonesia (13,100 RB, including 2,900 RB switched from Japan and decreases of 300 RB), and Malaysia (5,500 RB), were offset by reductions primarily for China (24,200 RB) and Japan (5,000 RB).  

Exports of 277,300 RB were down 5 percent from the previous week, but up 13 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Exports were primarily to China (134,700 RB), Pakistan (34,800 RB), Vietnam (33,700 RB), Turkey (17,600 RB), and Mexico (13,900 RB).  Net sales of Pima totaling 4,600 RB--a marketing-year low--were down 77 percent from the previous week and 82 percent from the prior 4-week average.  

Increases were primarily for Turkey (1,600 RB), Thailand (1,200 RB), El Salvador (600 RB), Peru (500 RB), and Taiwan (400 RB).  Exports of 19,100 RB were down 12 percent from the previous week, but up 14 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The destinations were primarily to China (4,600 RB), Vietnam (3,200 RB), India (3,200 RB), Peru (2,700 RB), and Bangladesh (2,300 RB). 

Exports for Own Account:  For 2020/2021, new exports for own account of 4,500 RB were reported for China.  The current exports for own account outstanding balance of 11,700 RB is for China (10,400 RB), Bangladesh (1,000 RB), and Indonesia (300 RB). 

 

 

U.S. EXPORT SALES

ALL UPLAND 1404

 

PIMA 1301

WEEK ENDING 11/12/2020

CURRENT MY

NEXT MY

 

CURRENT MY

NEXT MY

FAX 202-690-3273

THIS WEEK

YEAR AGO

THIS WEEK

YEAR AGO

 

THIS WEEK

YEAR AGO

THIS WEEK

YEAR AGO

OUTSTANDING SALES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KNOWN

5,465.1

7,373.3

591.6

953.7

 

250.5

165.9

0.7

33.1

UNKNOWN

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

 

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

TOTAL

5,465.1

7,373.3

591.6

953.7

 

250.5

165.9

0.7

33.1

OPTIONAL ORIGIN

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

 

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

ACCUMULATED EXPORTS

3,768.3

2,748.1

XX

XX

 

201.7

114.3

XX

XX

EXPORTS FOR OWN ACCT

11.7

19.9

XX

XX

 

0.0

0.0

XX

XX

NET CHANGE IN SALES

131.4

227.6

0.0

58.2

 

4.6

7.1

0.0

0.0

COUNTRY

CURRENT MARKETING YEAR

NEXT MY

CURRENT MARKETING YEAR

NEXT MY

NEW SALES

DEST.CHGS.

CANCEL

EXPORTS

SALES (NET)

NEW SALES

DEST.CHGS.

CANCEL

EXPORTS

SALES (NET)

AUSTRIA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0.4

 

GERMANY

 

 

 

0.2

 

 

 

 

0.3

 

GREECE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0.5

 

TURKEY

22.5

 

 

17.6

 

1.6

 

 

 

 

JAPAN

2.0

-5.1

1.9

1.6

 

0.2

 

 

 

 

TAIWAN

1.7

 

 

1.8

 

0.4

 

 

 

 

CHINA

25.5

-4.7

45.0

134.7

 

 

 

 

4.6

 

INDIA

2.6

 

 

0.5

 

 

 

 

3.2

 

BANGLADH

1.8

 

0.7

9.8

 

 

 

 

2.3

 

INDNSIA

10.8

2.6

0.3

8.1

 

0.1

 

 

0.1

 

KOR REP

2.6

 

 

2.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

MALAYSA

5.5

 

 

3.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

PAKISTN

33.1

 

 

34.8

 

 

 

 

1.3

 

PHIL

1.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THAILND

3.2

0.9

 

2.5

 

1.2

 

 

0.2

 

VIETNAM

57.8

6.2

 

33.7

 

 

 

 

3.2

 

MOROCCO

 

 

 

0.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

COLOMB

 

 

 

0.5

 

 

 

 

 

 

ECUADOR

2.3

 

 

1.5

 

 

 

 

 

 

GUATMAL

 

0.1

 

3.1

 

 

 

 

0.2

 

HONDURA

 

 

 

0.9

 

 

 

 

 

 

MEXICO

1.4

 

 

13.9

 

 

 

 

 

 

NICARAG

 

 

 

0.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

PERU

4.7

 

 

1.2

 

0.5

 

 

2.7

 

SALVADR

 

-0.1

 

4.2

 

0.6

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

179.3

0.0

47.9

277.3

0.0

4.6

0.0

0.0

19.1

0.0

 (Source: USDA-FAS)