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USDA - AMS: Quality of Cotton Classed, By Office, Pg 11-13,Upland;mike,unif,trash,tenderable (2019-01-18)

USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture - January 18, 2019


MP_CN103                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                        
                               QUALITY OF COTTON CLASSED FOR PRODUCERS BY CLASSING OFFICE                               
                                         WEEK AND SEASON ENDED January 17, 2019                                         
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
  Quality               ABILENE      CORPUS CHRISTI    DUMAS          FLORENCE        LAMESA                            
Designation          Week   Season   Week  Season   Week   Season   Week  Season    Week  Season                        
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
   MIKE              Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.                       
                                                                                                                        
24 & below            *       *       -       *       -       -       -       *      0.4     0.1                        
  25-26              0.1     0.2      -       *       -       *       -       *      3.0     1.2                        
  27-29              1.4     0.6      -      0.1      -       *       *       *      6.8     2.8                        
  30-32              4.1     1.9     0.1     0.3      -       *      0.1      *      9.6     4.6                        
  33-34              4.2     2.8     0.2     0.4      -       *      0.1     0.1     7.9     5.0                        
  35-36              5.1     4.2     0.6     0.8     0.1     0.1     0.7     0.5     9.9     7.6                        
  37-42             35.9    33.9     7.7    11.5    16.0     6.3    23.4    16.9    35.1    39.9                        
  43-49             44.9    52.3    71.0    63.7    71.7    80.0    70.8    75.8    25.8    37.0                        
  50-52              4.2     3.7    16.5    16.9    10.6    12.5     5.0     6.3     1.6     1.9                        
53 & above           0.1     0.4     3.9     6.2     1.6     1.1      *      0.4      *       *                         
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
Average               42      43      47      47      46      47      45      45      38      40                        
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
HVI TRASH 1/                                                                                                            
   00                 -       -       -       *       -       -       -       -       -       *                         
   01                3.7     2.2     1.2     7.8     0.2     0.2     0.3     0.3     4.8     3.9                        
   02               21.3    16.6     9.8    25.9     3.6     4.8     6.0     6.2    16.6    17.9                        
   03               25.6    25.0    14.9    24.9    15.5    15.8    20.4    20.5    21.6    23.7                        
   04               18.3    20.8    16.5    17.5    23.6    22.9    25.7    26.2    20.1    19.5                        
   05               11.4    14.0    14.6    10.6    22.9    22.0    20.8    20.9    14.4    13.3                        
   06                6.9     8.7    11.6     6.0    16.1    16.2    13.4    12.9     9.3     8.4                        
   07                4.4     5.2     9.1     3.3     9.3     9.6     7.1     6.9     5.6     5.2                        
   08                2.9     3.1     7.0     1.8     4.8     4.9     3.3     3.4     3.4     3.2                        
   09                1.8     1.8     5.0     1.0     2.1     2.2     1.4     1.5     1.8     1.9                        
   10                1.2     1.1     3.6     0.5     1.0     0.9     0.8     0.7     1.1     1.2                        
   11                0.8     0.6     2.5     0.3     0.4     0.3     0.4     0.3     0.6     0.8                        
   12                0.5     0.4     1.7     0.2     0.2     0.1     0.2     0.1     0.4     0.5                        
   13                0.3     0.2     1.1     0.1     0.1      *      0.1      *      0.2     0.3                        
   14                0.2     0.1     0.5     0.1     0.1      *       *       *      0.1     0.2                        
   15                0.2     0.1     0.3      *       *       *       *       *      0.1     0.1                        
   16                0.1      *      0.1      *       *       *       *       *       *       *                         
   17                0.1      *      0.1      *       *       *       *       *       -       *                         
18 & above           0.2      *      0.3      *       -       *       *       *       -       *                         
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
Average             0.41    0.42    0.56    0.35    0.50    0.50    0.47    0.46    0.42    0.42                        
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
UNIFORMITY 2/                                                                                                           
72.4 & below          -       *       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
  72.5-73.4           *       *      0.1      *       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
  73.5-74.4           *       *      0.1      *       -       -       *       *       *       *                         
  74.5-75.4           *       *      0.7     0.2      -       -       *       *       *       *                         
  75.5-76.4          0.2     0.1     2.7     0.8      -       -      0.2     0.1     0.3     0.2                        
  76.5-77.4          1.1     0.8     9.1     2.1      -       -      1.8     0.4     1.8     0.9                        
  77.5-78.4          5.3     3.7    20.4     4.6     0.6     0.7     7.8     2.0     6.2     3.5                        
  78.5-79.4         19.4    13.8    28.5     8.9     5.0     3.6    23.8     9.8    18.7    12.2                        
  79.5-80.4         34.3    30.6    26.1    16.7    20.4    17.6    32.4    29.0    30.2    29.0                        
  80.5-81.4         30.3    32.5     9.4    25.0    40.2    38.8    22.1    35.3    28.6    33.3                        
  81.5-82.4          8.4    14.9     2.5    24.6    25.1    30.0     9.3    18.8    11.4    16.2                        
  82.5-83.4          0.8     3.0     0.4    14.0     7.2     8.1     2.2     4.1     2.4     4.1                        
  83.5-84.4          0.1     0.4      *      2.8     1.3     1.2     0.3     0.5     0.3     0.5                        
  84.5-85.4           *       *       -      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             80.1    80.4    79.0    80.9    81.1    81.2    80.0    80.7    80.2    80.5                        
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
Tenderable 3/       62.1    72.5    22.5    55.3    71.3    77.7    75.4    77.8    54.8    70.8                        
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
SAMPLES CLASSED                                                                                                         
 Week              75,297            11,463             13,544      24,128      56,660                                  
Season                      769,407       1,733,419       1,371,732       1,200,837    729,598                          
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
 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 8        
                                                                                                                        

                               QUALITY OF COTTON CLASSED FOR PRODUCERS BY CLASSING OFFICE                               
                                         WEEK AND SEASON ENDED January 17, 2019                                         
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  Quality              LUBBOCK         MACON          MEMPHIS         Rayville       Visalia                            
Designation          Week   Season   Week  Season   Week   Season   Week  Season    Week  Season                        
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
   MIKE              Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.                       
                                                                                                                        
24 & below           0.3     0.1      -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *                         
  25-26              1.8     0.7      -       *       -       *      0.1      *      0.2     0.1                        
  27-29              4.8     1.8      -       *       -       *      0.8      *      0.3     0.2                        
  30-32              9.1     4.4     0.1     0.3      *       *      1.0      *      0.5     0.6                        
  33-34              8.9     5.3     0.6     1.1      *      0.1     0.5      *      0.7     1.2                        
  35-36              9.9     7.9     1.6     2.6     0.3     0.4     0.9     0.1     1.5     2.1                        
  37-42             33.8    37.6    36.6    42.4    12.0    11.2    12.1     5.7    19.2    20.9                        
  43-49             27.9    37.4    59.9    52.4    73.5    69.2    76.4    68.4    69.7    63.0                        
  50-52              3.2     4.2     1.3     1.2    13.9    16.1     7.9    23.2     7.1    10.4                        
53 & above           0.3     0.6      *       *      0.2     3.1     0.4     2.4     0.7     1.4                        
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
Average               39      41      43      43      46      46      45      48      45      45                        
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
HVI TRASH 1/                                                                                                            
   00                 -       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *                         
   01                2.4     2.3     0.2     0.4      *      0.3     0.4     0.6     7.4    15.1                        
   02               17.6    17.0     5.4     7.4     1.7     4.6     6.5     9.4    26.0    32.8                        
   03               24.8    24.0    17.4    20.5    11.4    14.1    13.4    22.5    23.0    24.2                        
   04               20.5    20.4    24.7    25.2    23.2    21.5    15.8    24.6    16.4    13.4                        
   05               13.7    14.4    21.7    20.5    25.2    21.7    14.9    18.8    10.2     7.1                        
   06                8.7     9.1    14.5    12.9    18.2    16.7    13.9    11.6     6.4     3.6                        
   07                5.1     5.5     8.1     7.0    10.5    10.6    10.4     6.3     4.1     1.8                        
   08                3.0     3.1     4.1     3.4     5.5     5.7     9.2     3.2     2.7     0.9                        
   09                1.7     1.8     2.0     1.5     2.4     2.8     5.7     1.5     1.8     0.5                        
   10                1.0     1.0     1.0     0.7     1.0     1.3     4.2     0.7     1.0     0.3                        
   11                0.6     0.6     0.5     0.3     0.5     0.5     2.7     0.4     0.5     0.2                        
   12                0.4     0.3     0.2     0.1     0.2     0.2     1.5     0.2     0.3     0.1                        
   13                0.2     0.2     0.1     0.1     0.1     0.1     0.8     0.1     0.2     0.1                        
   14                0.1     0.1     0.1      *       *       *      0.3     0.1     0.1      *                         
   15                0.1     0.1      *       *       *       *      0.2      *       *       *                         
   16                0.1      *       *       *       *       *       -       -       *       *                         
   17                 *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -       *       *                         
18 & above           0.1      *       *       *       -       *       -       -       -       *                         
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
Average             0.42    0.42    0.49    0.46    0.52    0.51    0.58    0.45    0.37    0.30                        
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
UNIFORMITY 2/                                                                                                           
72.4 & below          *       *       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
  72.5-73.4           *       *       -       -       -       -       -       *       -       -                         
  73.5-74.4           *       *       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
  74.5-75.4           *       *       -       -       -       -      0.1     0.1      -       *                         
  75.5-76.4          0.2     0.1      *       *       -       *      0.3     0.2      *       *                         
  76.5-77.4          0.9     0.4     0.4     0.1      *       *      0.2     0.7      *       *                         
  77.5-78.4          3.5     1.8     2.4     0.8     0.2     0.2     1.8     2.6     0.1     0.3                        
  78.5-79.4         10.5     7.3     9.6     4.7     0.8     1.4     4.6     9.5     1.4     1.9                        
  79.5-80.4         24.7    21.2    28.1    20.9    11.5     8.0    15.1    22.5     9.8     8.5                        
  80.5-81.4         33.8    34.0    36.5    40.7    40.7    25.4    41.7    34.5    30.7    25.2                        
  81.5-82.4         20.4    25.6    18.4    25.2    38.5    36.4    31.9    22.2    37.7    34.7                        
  82.5-83.4          5.3     8.3     4.2     6.5     7.0    23.5     3.6     6.3    14.2    17.5                        
  83.5-84.4          0.7     1.3     0.4     1.0     1.2     4.8     0.7     1.2     4.9     7.8                        
  84.5-85.4          0.1     0.1      *      0.1     0.1     0.3      -      0.2     1.1     3.8                        
  85.5-86.4           *       *       -       *       -       *       -       *       *      0.2                        
  86.5-87.4           -       *       -       *       -       *       -       *       *       *                         
  87.5-88.4           -       -       -       -       -       *       -       *       -       -                         
  88.5-89.4           -       -       -       -       -       *       -       -       -       -                         
89.5 & above          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
Average             80.7    81.0    80.7    81.0    81.4    81.8    81.0    80.8    81.7    81.9                        
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
Tenderable 3/       59.1    71.7    60.6    73.4    64.0    62.1    35.0    55.0    82.2    81.4                        
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
SAMPLES CLASSED                                                                                                         
 Week                    215,692           123,375              27,643       5,765             38,897                   
Season                       3,000,945       2,258,192       2,935,106     505,948       443,669                        
__________________________________________________________________________________________________                      
 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 9        
                                                                                                                        

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