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USDA-MP: Quality of Cotton Classed, By State, Pg 11-13, Upland;mike,trash,unif,tenderable

- WEEK AND SEASON ENDED October 11, 2018 -

                                QUALITY OF COTTON CLASSED UNDER SMITH-DOXEY ACT BY STATE,                               
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
  Quality               Alabama        Arkansas        Arizona       California       Florida         Georgia           
Designation          Week   Season   Week  Season   Week   Season   Week  Season    Week  Season    Week  Season        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
   MIKE              Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.       
                                                                                                                        
24 & below            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  25-26               -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  27-29               -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  30-32               *       *       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -      0.2     0.1        
  33-34              0.2     0.2     0.1     0.1      -       -       -       -       -       -      0.3     0.3        
  35-36              1.8     1.5     0.2     0.2      -       -       -       -       -       -      2.3     1.8        
  37-42             32.0    30.8    13.3    13.7      -       -       -       -       -       -     34.2    34.8        
  43-49             60.9    63.2    76.5    76.2      -       -       -       -       -       -     60.9    61.3        
  50-52              4.9     4.1     9.1     9.0      -       -       -       -       -       -      2.1     1.7        
53 & above           0.2     0.2     0.9     0.8      -       -       -       -       -       -      0.1     0.1        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               44      44      46      46      -       -       -       -       -       -       43      43        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
HVI TRASH 1/                                                                                                            
   00                 -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
   01                0.1     0.3      *      0.1      -       -       -       -       -       -      1.4     1.3        
   02                3.2     5.8     1.7     2.2      -       -       -       -       -       -     21.4    20.8        
   03               16.8    18.0     6.7     7.8      -       -       -       -       -       -     34.9    36.3        
   04               28.8    26.9    13.6    14.6      -       -       -       -       -       -     23.1    24.2        
   05               25.0    22.9    19.5    19.5      -       -       -       -       -       -     11.6    10.8        
   06               14.2    13.6    20.1    19.4      -       -       -       -       -       -      5.1     4.5        
   07                7.0     7.0    15.9    15.2      -       -       -       -       -       -      1.8     1.5        
   08                2.9     3.3    10.5    10.1      -       -       -       -       -       -      0.5     0.4        
   09                1.2     1.4     6.2     5.9      -       -       -       -       -       -      0.2     0.1        
   10                0.4     0.5     3.1     3.0      -       -       -       -       -       -      0.1      *         
   11                0.2     0.2     1.4     1.3      -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *         
   12                0.1     0.1     0.7     0.6      -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
   13                 *       *      0.3     0.2      -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
   14                 -       -      0.1     0.1      -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
   15                 -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
   16                 -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
   17                 -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
18 & above            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average             0.47    0.47    0.61    0.60      -       -       -       -       -       -     0.35    0.35        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
UNIFORMITY 2/                                                                                                           
72.4 & below          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  72.5-73.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  73.5-74.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  74.5-75.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  75.5-76.4           *       *       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  76.5-77.4           *       *       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -      0.1     0.2        
  77.5-78.4          0.4     0.4     0.1     0.1      -       -       -       -       -       -      1.4     1.6        
  78.5-79.4          2.8     2.9     0.4     0.7      -       -       -       -       -       -      8.8     9.1        
  79.5-80.4         16.1    15.7     2.1     3.9      -       -       -       -       -       -     28.5    29.9        
  80.5-81.4         38.8    41.0    16.6    19.5      -       -       -       -       -       -     42.7    41.3        
  81.5-82.4         29.5    29.0    39.1    39.4      -       -       -       -       -       -     16.0    15.6        
  82.5-83.4         10.1     8.9    33.2    29.9      -       -       -       -       -       -      2.3     2.3        
  83.5-84.4          2.1     1.8     8.3     6.4      -       -       -       -       -       -      0.1     0.1        
  84.5-85.4          0.2     0.2     0.1     0.1      -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *         
  85.5-86.4           -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  86.5-87.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  87.5-88.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  88.5-89.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
89.5 & above          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average             81.3    81.3    82.2    82.1      -       -       -       -       -       -     80.6    80.6        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Tenderable 3/       43.7    52.8    68.2    72.9      -       -       -       -       -       -     90.7    92.3        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
SAMPLES CLASSED                                                                                                         
 Week              23,251        104,449                                                          15,193                
Season                    30,387         165,373                                                          20,424        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
 1/ Measure of the percent of the sample surface covered by the trash particles as determined by a video scanner;       
 12 indicates that trash particles cover 1.2 percent of the sample surface.  Trash particles include extraneous         
 matter such as grass, bark etc.  2/ Measure of the relative uniformity of the length of fibers; if all fibers          
 were the same length, uniformity index would equal 100.  3/ Tenderable for delivery on New York No. 2 futures          
 contracts.  * Less than 0.05 percent.                                                                    Page 11       
                                                                                                                        

                                QUALITY OF COTTON CLASSED UNDER SMITH-DOXEY ACT BY STATE,                               
                                         WEEK AND SEASON ENDED October 11, 2018                                         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
  Quality               Kansas         Louisiana      Missouri      Mississippi    North Carolina    New Mexico         
Designation          Week   Season   Week  Season   Week   Season   Week  Season    Week  Season    Week   Season       
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
   MIKE              Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.       
                                                                                                                        
24 & below            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  25-26               -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  27-29               -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       -       -       -       -         
  30-32               -       -       -       -       -       -      0.1     0.1      -       -       -       -         
  33-34               -       -       -       *       *       *       *      0.1      -       -       -       -         
  35-36               -       -       *      0.1     0.1     0.1     0.1     0.3      -       -       -       -         
  37-42               -       -      5.2     7.3     7.9     7.5     5.3     8.1     9.8     7.8      -       -         
  43-49               -       -     72.8    72.0    66.2    67.4    83.3    80.1    84.8    78.5      -       -         
  50-52               -       -     20.3    18.7    20.5    20.5    10.7    10.7     5.4    11.6      -       -         
53 & above            -       -      1.7     2.0     5.2     4.5     0.5     0.7      *      2.0      -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               -       -       47      47      47      47      47      47      46      46      -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
HVI TRASH 1/                                                                                                            
   00                 -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
   01                 -       -      0.5     0.6     0.1     0.6     0.2     0.4     0.2     4.5      -       -         
   02                 -       -      9.2     9.6     3.2     7.7     4.6     7.1     5.6    13.0      -       -         
   03                 -       -     21.6    22.5    12.4    15.9    16.9    17.9    13.1    14.6      -       -         
   04                 -       -     22.8    23.4    19.3    19.9    23.2    22.7    19.0    16.8      -       -         
   05                 -       -     19.1    18.9    22.2    20.2    21.2    20.2    18.5    15.5      -       -         
   06                 -       -     13.0    12.5    18.9    16.0    15.7    14.4    16.7    13.7      -       -         
   07                 -       -      7.5     6.9    12.2    10.0     9.5     8.9    13.4    10.8      -       -         
   08                 -       -      3.5     3.2     6.6     5.3     5.1     4.8     8.2     6.6      -       -         
   09                 -       -      1.6     1.4     3.1     2.6     2.3     2.2     3.7     3.0      -       -         
   10                 -       -      0.6     0.6     1.3     1.1     0.8     0.9     1.2     1.0      -       -         
   11                 -       -      0.2     0.2     0.4     0.4     0.4     0.4     0.3     0.2      -       -         
   12                 -       -      0.1     0.1     0.2     0.2     0.1     0.1     0.1     0.1      -       -         
   13                 -       -       *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -       -       -         
   14                 -       -       *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -       -       -         
   15                 -       -       *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -       -       -         
   16                 -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
   17                 -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       *       *       -       -         
18 & above            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               -       -     0.46    0.45    0.53    0.49    0.50    0.48    0.53    0.47      -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
UNIFORMITY 2/                                                                                                           
72.4 & below          -       -       *       *       -       -       -       *       -       -       -       -         
  72.5-73.4           -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  73.5-74.4           -       -       *       *       -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -         
  74.5-75.4           -       -       *       *       -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -         
  75.5-76.4           -       -       *       *       -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -         
  76.5-77.4           -       -      0.1     0.1      *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -         
  77.5-78.4           -       -      0.2     0.2      *       *      0.3     0.3     0.1     0.1      -       -         
  78.5-79.4           -       -      1.5     1.1     0.1     0.1     2.2     1.9     1.3     3.4      -       -         
  79.5-80.4           -       -     10.6     8.8     0.7     1.0    11.7    11.1    15.3    17.9      -       -         
  80.5-81.4           -       -     36.9    31.1     9.4    12.7    34.2    31.1    44.5    44.1      -       -         
  81.5-82.4           -       -     37.3    35.1    30.4    32.7    37.4    40.0    29.1    26.5      -       -         
  82.5-83.4           -       -     10.7    17.5    42.7    40.5    12.9    14.4     8.9     7.2      -       -         
  83.5-84.4           -       -      2.0     5.3    15.9    12.4     1.2     1.2     0.8     0.7      -       -         
  84.5-85.4           -       -      0.4     0.8     0.8     0.6     0.1     0.1      -       -       -       -         
  85.5-86.4           -       -      0.1     0.1      *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  86.5-87.4           -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  87.5-88.4           -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  88.5-89.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
89.5 & above          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               -       -     81.5    81.7    82.6    82.5    81.5    81.5    81.3    81.2      -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Tenderable 3/         -       -     71.3    72.2    61.5    66.5    80.3    82.0    59.7    53.7      -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
SAMPLES CLASSED                                                                                                         
 Week                             40,135          64,526          75,193           5,398                                
Season                                    79,806         111,895         131,817           6,749                        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
 1/ Measure of the percent of the sample surface covered by the trash particles as determined by a video scanner;       
 12 indicates that trash particles cover 1.2 percent of the sample surface.  Trash particles include extraneous         
 matter such as grass, bark etc.  2/ Measure of the relative uniformity of the length of fibers; if all fibers          
 were the same length, uniformity index would equal 100.  3/ Tenderable for delivery on New York No. 2 futures          
 contracts.  * Less than 0.05 percent.                                                                    Page 12       
                                                                                                                        

                                QUALITY OF COTTON CLASSED UNDER SMITH-DOXEY ACT BY STATE,                               
                                         WEEK AND SEASON ENDED October 11, 2018                                         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
  Quality               Oklahoma    South Carolina     Tennessee       Texas           Virginia                         
Designation          Week   Season   Week  Season     Week  Season   Week   Season   Week   Season                      
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
   MIKE              Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.      Pct.   Pct.    Pct.   Pct.     Pct.   Pct.                       
                                                                                                                        
24 & below            -      0.7      -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
  25-26               -      2.3      -       -       -       -      0.1      *       -       -                         
  27-29               -      4.7      -       -       -       -      0.3     0.1      -       -                         
  30-32               -      5.7      -       -       -       *      0.6     0.4      -       -                         
  33-34               -      8.3      -       -       *       *      0.5     0.5      -       -                         
  35-36               -      9.1     0.5     0.4      *      0.2     1.2     0.9      -       -                         
  37-42               -     33.3    43.5    38.1     7.2     7.6    16.4    11.8      -       -                         
  43-49               -     34.3    52.4    58.5    61.7    60.7    67.4    59.4      -       -                         
  50-52               -      1.5     3.3     2.8    27.4    27.7    11.0    19.0      -       -                         
53 & above            -       -      0.3     0.2     3.7     3.8     2.4     7.7      -       -                         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               -       39      43      43      48      48      40      47      -       -                         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
HVI TRASH 1/                                                                                                            
   00                 -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
   01                 -       -      0.1     0.1     0.7     1.2     9.0     9.5      -       -                         
   02                 -      4.2     3.5     4.4     9.0    11.3    24.6    30.2      -       -                         
   03                 -     16.2    18.9    18.9    19.5    21.6    23.4    26.6      -       -                         
   04                 -     19.8    30.3    28.2    24.2    23.9    17.8    16.7      -       -                         
   05                 -     15.2    22.9    21.6    19.8    18.2    11.3     8.8      -       -                         
   06                 -      8.4    12.4    12.3    12.7    11.5     6.5     4.3      -       -                         
   07                 -      6.7     6.6     7.4     7.2     6.4     3.4     2.0      -       -                         
   08                 -      7.7     3.3     4.1     3.8     3.2     1.8     0.9      -       -                         
   09                 -      4.6     1.3     1.7     1.8     1.5     1.0     0.5      -       -                         
   10                 -      4.8     0.4     0.8     0.8     0.7     0.6     0.2      -       -                         
   11                 -      3.8     0.1     0.3     0.3     0.3     0.3     0.1      -       -                         
   12                 -      2.6     0.2     0.2     0.1     0.1     0.2     0.1      -       -                         
   13                 -      1.3      -       -       *       *      0.1      *       -       -                         
   14                 -      1.6      -       -       *       *       *       *       -       -                         
   15                 -      1.1      -       -       *       *       *       *       -       -                         
   16                 -      0.4      -       -       *       *       *       *       -       -                         
   17                 -      0.3      -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
18 & above            -      1.0      -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               -     0.62    0.47    0.47    0.46    0.44    0.36    0.32      -       -                         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
UNIFORMITY 2/                                                                                                           
72.4 & below          -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
  72.5-73.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
  73.5-74.4           -       -       -       -       -       -      0.1      *       -       -                         
  74.5-75.4           -       -       -       -       -       -      0.3     0.1      -       -                         
  75.5-76.4           -       -       -       -       -       -      1.1     0.4      -       -                         
  76.5-77.4           -      0.7      *       *       *       *      2.3     1.2      -       -                         
  77.5-78.4           -      2.6     0.4     0.4     0.1      *      3.8     2.6      -       -                         
  78.5-79.4           -      9.3     2.9     2.8     0.4     0.5     7.6     5.0      -       -                         
  79.5-80.4           -     24.1    23.7    22.3     4.3     5.5    19.5    13.1      -       -                         
  80.5-81.4           -     26.8    46.5    44.3    20.3    22.2    30.2    25.7      -       -                         
  81.5-82.4           -     31.0    18.6    19.0    41.1    41.0    24.0    29.6      -       -                         
  82.5-83.4           -      4.8     6.4     7.8    29.5    27.4     9.7    18.1      -       -                         
  83.5-84.4           -      0.7     1.1     2.4     4.2     3.2     1.2     3.7      -       -                         
  84.5-85.4           -       -      0.3     0.9     0.2     0.1     0.1     0.3      -       -                         
  85.5-86.4           -       -       -      0.1      -       -       *       *       -       -                         
  86.5-87.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
  87.5-88.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
  88.5-89.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
89.5 & above          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               -     80.9    81.0    81.1    82.0    81.9    80.8    81.3      -       -                         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Tenderable 3/         -     28.4    66.6    62.7    31.6    41.1    60.8    61.5      -       -                         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
SAMPLES CLASSED                                                                                                         
 Week                              2,661          66,209         167,647                                                
Season                        912           3,151         103,157       1,215,524                                       
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
 1/ Measure of the percent of the sample surface covered by the trash particles as determined by a video scanner;       
 12 indicates that trash particles cover 1.2 percent of the sample surface.  Trash particles include extraneous         
 matter such as grass, bark etc.  2/ Measure of the relative uniformity of the length of fibers; if all fibers          
 were the same length, uniformity index would equal 100.  3/ Tenderable for delivery on New York No. 2 futures          
 contracts.  * Less than 0.05 percent.                                                                    Page 13       
                                                                                                                        

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