Quality of Cotton Classed, By State, Pg 11-13, Upland;mike,trash,unif,tenderable
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                                QUALITY OF COTTON CLASSED UNDER SMITH-DOXEY ACT BY STATE,                               
                                         WEEK AND SEASON ENDED February 22, 2018                                        
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  Quality               Alabama        Arkansas        Arizona       California       Florida         Georgia           
Designation          Week   Season   Week  Season   Week   Season   Week  Season    Week  Season    Week  Season        
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   MIKE              Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.       
                                                                                                                        
24 & below            -       *       -       -       -      0.1      -       *       -       -       -       *         
  25-26               -       *       -       *      0.1     0.4      -       *       -       -       -       *         
  27-29              0.1     0.1      -       *      0.9     0.7      -      0.2      -       *       -       *         
  30-32              2.9     0.6      -      0.3     1.2     1.4      -      0.9      -      0.1      -      0.2        
  33-34              6.6     1.4      -      1.1     2.2     1.5      -      1.4      -      0.4      -      0.8        
  35-36              5.8     3.5      -      4.1     3.8     2.8      -      2.7      -      1.0      -      2.2        
  37-42             32.5    35.0      -     44.8    25.1    22.4      -     33.6      -     20.7      -     25.9        
  43-49             51.5    55.0      -     45.4    63.9    63.8      -     57.3      -     71.9      -     65.9        
  50-52              0.6     4.1      -      3.8     2.6     6.7      -      3.5      -      5.7      -      4.7        
53 & above            -      0.1      -      0.4      *      0.3      -      0.4      -      0.3      -      0.2        
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Average               42      43      -       43      43      44      -       43      -       45      -       44        
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HVI TRASH 1/                                                                                                            
   00                 -       -       -       -       -       *       -       *       -       -       -       *         
   01                 *      1.1      -      0.4    37.1    38.7      -     26.1      -      0.5      -      2.1        
   02                1.3    11.0      -      5.6    43.6    42.3      -     40.3      -     10.8      -     19.6        
   03                9.4    21.8      -     13.5    10.0    12.5      -     21.5      -     27.4      -     31.7        
   04               14.3    23.3      -     18.8     3.7     3.8      -      7.3      -     28.2      -     24.1        
   05               17.9    18.0      -     19.7     2.2     1.4      -      2.7      -     18.5      -     13.0        
   06               17.6    11.4      -     16.7     1.4     0.6      -      1.2      -      8.9      -      5.8        
   07               13.8     6.5      -     11.8     0.8     0.3      -      0.5      -      3.5      -      2.3        
   08                9.9     3.6      -      7.1     0.5     0.1      -      0.2      -      1.4      -      0.8        
   09                6.7     1.9      -      3.7     0.2     0.1      -      0.1      -      0.5      -      0.3        
   10                4.3     0.9      -      1.6     0.1      *       -      0.1      -      0.2      -      0.1        
   11                2.5     0.4      -      0.6     0.1      *       -       *       -      0.1      -       *         
   12                1.3     0.2      -      0.3     0.1      *       -       *       -       *       -       *         
   13                0.5     0.1      -      0.1      *       *       -       *       -       *       -       *         
   14                0.2      *       -       *       *       *       -       *       -       *       -       *         
   15                0.2      *       -       *       *       *       -       *       -       *       -       *         
   16                 -       *       -       *       -       *       -       *       -       -       -       *         
   17                 -       *       -       *       *       *       -       *       -       *       -       *         
18 & above            -       *       -       *       *       *       -       *       -       -       -       *         
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Average             0.62    0.45      -     0.53    0.21    0.19      -     0.23      -     0.41      -     0.36        
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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      -      0.1      -       *       -       *         
  77.5-78.4          0.3     0.3      -      0.1     0.1     0.6      -      0.4      -      0.1      -      0.2        
  78.5-79.4          1.7     1.7      -      0.6     1.6     4.0      -      1.5      -      0.5      -      1.5        
  79.5-80.4          7.4     8.4      -      4.2     9.5    17.9      -      8.1      -      4.4      -      7.6        
  80.5-81.4         19.0    24.8      -     20.4    32.5    41.4      -     24.3      -     20.6      -     25.4        
  81.5-82.4         29.8    36.7      -     39.7    42.2    29.5      -     22.9      -     36.0      -     38.6        
  82.5-83.4         27.2    22.0      -     28.1    12.8     6.1      -     26.8      -     27.6      -     20.9        
  83.5-84.4         11.7     5.3      -      6.4     1.2     0.4      -     14.6      -      9.3      -      5.1        
  84.5-85.4          2.6     0.6      -      0.5      *       *       -      1.1      -      1.4      -      0.7        
  85.5-86.4          0.2      *       -       *       -       *       -      0.1      -      0.1      -       *         
  86.5-87.4           -       *       -       *       -       -       -       -       -       *       -       *         
  87.5-88.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *         
  88.5-89.4           -       -       -       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
89.5 & above          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
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Average             82.1    81.8      -     82.1    81.5    81.1      -     82.1      -     82.1      -     81.8        
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Tenderable 3/       85.0    85.0      -     90.1    88.3    87.8      -     90.8      -     87.1      -     88.0        
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SAMPLES CLASSED                                                                                                         
 Week               3,149                         18,683                                                                
Season                   766,376       1,123,863         410,734         222,677         119,040       2,190,484        
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 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 February 22, 2018                                        
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  Quality               Kansas         Louisiana      Missouri      Mississippi    North Carolina    New Mexico         
Designation          Week   Season   Week  Season   Week   Season   Week  Season    Week  Season    Week   Season       
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   MIKE              Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.       
                                                                                                                        
24 & below           0.1     0.2      -       -       -       *       -       -       -       -       -       *         
  25-26              2.7     6.9      -       *       -       *       -       *       -       *       -      0.6        
  27-29              6.2     9.6      -       *       -       *       -      0.1      -       *       -      3.5        
  30-32             12.6    12.4      -      0.1      -      0.2      -      0.5     0.1     0.1      -     10.1        
  33-34              6.5     8.6      -      0.3      -      0.7      -      1.9     1.2     0.2      -     11.0        
  35-36              7.8    11.2      -      1.1      -      2.0      -      4.0     4.5     0.5      -     11.5        
  37-42             53.9    40.4      -     17.8      -     35.3      -     32.4    42.3    13.9      -     39.2        
  43-49             10.3    10.3      -     70.3      -     55.1      -     53.6    51.7    74.0      -     22.5        
  50-52               -      0.2      -      9.6      -      6.2      -      6.7     0.3    10.2      -      1.7        
53 & above            -       *       -      0.7      -      0.5      -      0.8      -      1.1      -       -         
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Average               37      36      -       45      -       44      -       43      42      47      -       39        
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HVI TRASH 1/                                                                                                            
   00                 -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *         
   01                6.4     7.1      -      0.8      -      0.6      -      0.6      -      0.7      -     42.8        
   02               26.9    27.0      -      9.9      -      7.7      -      9.0     0.5     7.6      -     40.4        
   03               30.8    28.5      -     23.2      -     16.1      -     19.5     5.4    18.3      -     11.6        
   04               15.9    18.7      -     25.4      -     18.9      -     22.0    15.4    23.2      -      3.4        
   05                8.2     9.7      -     18.5      -     18.1      -     18.4    16.4    20.3      -      1.2        
   06                4.8     4.6      -     11.2      -     15.1      -     13.1    17.1    13.9      -      0.4        
   07                2.9     2.2      -      5.8      -     10.6      -      8.2    10.3     8.1      -      0.1        
   08                2.0     1.1      -      2.9      -      6.6      -      4.7     7.3     4.2      -      0.1        
   09                1.2     0.5      -      1.3      -      3.6      -      2.4     4.8     2.0      -       *         
   10                0.5     0.3      -      0.6      -      1.6      -      1.2     4.5     0.9      -       *         
   11                0.2     0.1      -      0.2      -      0.6      -      0.5     3.4     0.4      -       -         
   12                0.1     0.1      -      0.1      -      0.3      -      0.2     3.2     0.2      -       -         
   13                 *       *       -       *       -      0.1      -      0.1     3.6     0.1      -       -         
   14                 *       *       -       *       -       *       -       *      1.4      *       -       -         
   15                 -       *       -       -       -       *       -       *      1.7      *       -       -         
   16                 -       *       -       -       -       *       -       *      1.2      *       -       -         
   17                 -       *       -       -       -       *       -       *      1.3      *       -       -         
18 & above            -       *       -       -       -       *       -       *      2.8      *       -       -         
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Average             0.34    0.33      -     0.44      -     0.51      -     0.48    0.74    0.48      -     0.18        
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UNIFORMITY 2/                                                                                                           
72.4 & below          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  72.5-73.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  73.5-74.4          0.1      *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       -       -         
  74.5-75.4          0.2     0.1      -       -       -       *       -       *       -       *       -       *         
  75.5-76.4          0.8     0.5      -       *       -       *       -       *       -       *       -       -         
  76.5-77.4          1.5     1.8      -       *       -       *       -       *       -       *       -      0.1        
  77.5-78.4          2.5     5.9      -      0.1      -      0.1      -      0.2     0.1     0.2      -      1.7        
  78.5-79.4         15.2    13.8      -      0.7      -      0.2      -      1.3     1.3     1.3      -      9.6        
  79.5-80.4         31.4    29.2      -      9.0      -      2.0      -      6.2     5.2     7.3      -     25.9        
  80.5-81.4         33.9    33.8      -     37.7      -     12.1      -     22.4    11.1    24.7      -     36.1        
  81.5-82.4         13.5    13.0      -     38.8      -     34.4      -     41.0    25.2    37.2      -     23.6        
  82.5-83.4          0.9     1.7      -     12.5      -     36.4      -     23.2    35.1    22.7      -      3.0        
  83.5-84.4           *      0.1      -      1.1      -     13.1      -      5.0    19.4     5.8      -       *         
  84.5-85.4           *       *       -      0.1      -      1.5      -      0.6     2.6     0.7      -       -         
  85.5-86.4           -       *       -       -       -      0.1      -       *      0.1      *       -       -         
  86.5-87.4           -       -       -       -       -       *       -       *       -       *       -       -         
  87.5-88.4           -       -       -       -       -       *       -       *       -       *       -       -         
  88.5-89.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       -       -       -       -         
89.5 & above          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
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Average             80.3    80.3      -     81.5      -     82.5      -     81.9    82.5    81.9      -     80.7        
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Tenderable 3/       49.8    50.3      -     83.8      -     89.3      -     84.8    67.4    82.8      -     72.4        
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SAMPLES CLASSED                                                                                                         
 Week               9,137                                                          1,266                                
Season                   114,686         407,696         682,976        1278,714         763,203          43,241        
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 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 February 22, 2018                                        
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  Quality               Oklahoma    South Carolina     Tennessee       Texas           Virginia                         
Designation          Week   Season   Week  Season     Week  Season   Week   Season   Week   Season                      
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   MIKE              Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.      Pct.   Pct.    Pct.   Pct.     Pct.   Pct.                       
                                                                                                                        
24 & below            -       *       -       -       -       -      3.0     0.8      -       -                         
  25-26              0.2     0.1      -       *       -       *     12.7     3.7      -       -                         
  27-29              1.3     0.3      -       *       -      0.1    18.1     8.9      -       *                         
  30-32              2.0     1.1      -      0.1      -      0.3    14.5    12.7      -      0.1                        
  33-34              2.9     2.3      -      0.1      -      0.7     8.7     9.8      -      0.3                        
  35-36              4.3     5.1      -      0.3      -      1.8     9.2    10.4      -      0.8                        
  37-42             45.4    45.0    11.7    19.2      -     23.1    24.5    28.4      -     19.0                        
  43-49             43.1    44.1    85.0    75.9      -     59.6     8.5    23.3      -     75.8                        
  50-52              0.7     2.0     3.3     3.8      -     12.8     0.9     2.0      -      3.6                        
53 & above            -       *       -      0.5      -      1.5      *      0.2      -      0.4                        
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Average               41      42      45      45      -       45      40      37      -       45                        
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HVI TRASH 1/                                                                                                            
   00                 *       *       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
   01               19.5    20.9     1.9     1.2      -      1.1     9.8    14.9      -      0.4                        
   02               34.7    35.4    20.0    12.8      -      9.3    32.7    34.4      -      8.4                        
   03               21.9    21.1    29.6    24.0      -     19.3    27.5    24.7      -     25.0                        
   04               11.1    10.9    24.1    24.3      -     21.7    15.2    13.6      -     29.5                        
   05                6.0     5.4    13.1    17.7      -     18.3     7.6     6.7      -     20.5                        
   06                3.2     2.8     7.0    10.3      -     13.0     3.7     3.1      -     10.2                        
   07                1.7     1.5     2.4     5.2      -      8.2     1.7     1.4      -      4.0                        
   08                0.9     0.9     1.4     2.4      -      4.7     0.8     0.7      -      1.4                        
   09                0.5     0.5     0.2     1.1      -      2.5     0.4     0.3      -      0.4                        
   10                0.2     0.3      -      0.5      -      1.1     0.2     0.2      -      0.1                        
   11                0.1     0.2     0.1     0.2      -      0.5     0.1     0.1      -       *                         
   12                0.1     0.1     0.2     0.1      -      0.2     0.1     0.1      -       *                         
   13                 *      0.1      -       *       -      0.1     0.1      *       -       *                         
   14                 *       *       -       *       -       *       *       *       -       *                         
   15                 *       *       -       *       -       *       *       *       -       *                         
   16                 *       *       -       *       -       *       *       *       -       *                         
   17                 *       *       -       *       -       *       *       *       -       *                         
18 & above            *       *       -       *       -       *      0.1      *       -       *                         
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Average             0.28    0.27    0.37    0.42      -     0.47    0.31    0.29      -     0.42                        
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UNIFORMITY 2/                                                                                                           
72.4 & below          -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
  72.5-73.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
  73.5-74.4           -       *       -       *       -       -      0.1      *       -       *                         
  74.5-75.4           *       *       -       *       -       *      0.5     0.2      -       *                         
  75.5-76.4           *       *       -       *       -       *      1.9     1.0      -       *                         
  76.5-77.4          0.2     0.2      -       *       -       *      6.5     3.8      -      0.1                        
  77.5-78.4          2.1     1.4     1.3     0.2      -      0.2    15.2    10.7      -      0.2                        
  78.5-79.4          6.3     5.8     5.0     1.4      -      0.8    27.4    20.8      -      0.9                        
  79.5-80.4         17.3    18.0    15.1     7.9      -      4.2    26.4    26.1      -      5.5                        
  80.5-81.4         34.1    34.8    25.9    30.7      -     15.4    14.5    21.2      -     22.0                        
  81.5-82.4         29.0    29.2    25.3    38.9      -     33.2     5.2    11.7      -     37.7                        
  82.5-83.4         10.2     9.4    19.1    17.3      -     33.1     1.6     3.8      -     27.5                        
  83.5-84.4          0.8     1.1     6.7     3.2      -     11.5     0.3     0.5      -      5.9                        
  84.5-85.4           *      0.1     1.7     0.2      -      1.4      *       *       -      0.4                        
  85.5-86.4           -       *       -       *       -      0.1      *       *       -       *                         
  86.5-87.4           -       -       -       *       -       *       *       *       -       *                         
  87.5-88.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       -       *                         
  88.5-89.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
89.5 & above          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
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Average             81.1    81.1    81.6    81.7      -     82.3    79.4    79.9      -     82.0                        
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Tenderable 3/       76.4    84.0    87.7    90.8      -     81.7    28.5    53.1      -     88.5                        
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SAMPLES CLASSED                                                                                                         
 Week             26,487           1,107                         109,096                                                
Season                    563,724         404,122         718,537       8,657,942         182,007                       
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 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