Cotton Futures are traded on the Multi Commodity Exchange of India. Each contract is for 25 bales of 170kg of Cotton. Prices are quoted in Rs. 10 per 25 bales.
Cotton Futures contracts exist for the months of January (F), February (G), March (H), April (J) and December (Z). The deliverable product for the Cotton Futures contract is Roller Ginned Cotton. Saw Ginned Cotton accepted with discount. Standardized grade as per HVI Middling 31-3, accepted up to 41-3 with permium/discount. Staple 2.5% span length - 29mm (+/- 2mm) with premium/discount. Micronaire 3.6-4.8 +/- .1 with discout. 28 GPT minimum. 3.5% Trash +/- 1.5% with premium and discount. Up to 8.5% moisture, up to 9.5% acceptable at discount. .
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