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

- WEEK AND SEASON ENDED November 30, 2017 -

                                QUALITY OF COTTON CLASSED UNDER SMITH-DOXEY ACT BY STATE,                               
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  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               *       *       -       *      0.4     0.1      *       *       -       -       -       *         
  27-29               *       *       *       *      0.8     0.3     0.1     0.1      -       -       *       *         
  30-32              0.4     0.3     0.2     0.4     1.5     0.7     1.3     1.0     0.1      *      0.4     0.2        
  33-34              1.3     1.0     1.5     1.3     1.6     0.9     1.0     1.2     0.7     0.3     0.8     0.6        
  35-36              3.3     3.1     5.6     4.3     2.7     2.4     1.8     2.3     1.1     0.8     2.1     1.9        
  37-42             34.8    32.4    47.9    46.0    18.3    14.9    35.5    35.4    13.0    11.5    25.5    24.6        
  43-49             56.2    58.7    40.4    44.4    68.7    68.3    56.6    55.8    78.6    79.5    65.9    68.6        
  50-52              3.8     4.4     3.6     3.2     5.9    12.1     3.6     3.6     6.2     7.4     5.0     4.0        
53 & above           0.1     0.1     0.8     0.4     0.2     0.3     0.1     0.7     0.3     0.4     0.2     0.2        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               43      44      42      42      44      45      43      43      46      46      44      44        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
HVI TRASH 1/                                                                                                            
   00                 -       -       -       -       *       *       -       *       -       -       -       *         
   01                0.9     0.8     0.3     0.4    42.3    41.9    22.7    29.0     0.5     0.3     1.5     2.0        
   02                9.4     9.9     4.3     5.6    43.4    39.1    31.7    38.8    12.1    10.7    19.4    20.1        
   03               22.1    20.9    10.3    12.6     9.7    12.1    27.8    21.4    29.1    27.2    32.9    32.2        
   04               25.4    23.7    15.5    18.0     2.8     4.2    11.4     7.0    27.9    28.6    24.7    24.1        
   05               18.6    18.9    18.9    19.8     1.1     1.6     4.0     2.4    17.6    19.1    12.7    12.7        
   06               11.0    12.0    18.0    17.3     0.4     0.6     1.5     0.9     8.2     9.1     5.6     5.6        
   07                5.9     6.7    14.4    12.3     0.2     0.3     0.5     0.3     3.1     3.3     2.0     2.2        
   08                3.4     3.7     9.3     7.4     0.1     0.1     0.1     0.1     1.2     1.2     0.7     0.8        
   09                1.8     1.9     5.2     3.9      *      0.1     0.1     0.1     0.3     0.3     0.2     0.3        
   10                0.9     0.8     2.3     1.7      *       *       *       *      0.1     0.1     0.1     0.1        
   11                0.4     0.4     0.9     0.6      -       *       *       *       *       *       *       *         
   12                0.1     0.2     0.4     0.3      *       *       *       *       *       *       *       *         
   13                0.1     0.1     0.2     0.1      -       *       *       *       -       *       *       *         
   14                 *       *       *       *       -       *       *       *       -       -       *       *         
   15                 *       *       *       *       -       *       *       *       -       *       *       *         
   16                 *       *       *       *       -       *       *       *       -       -       *       *         
   17                 *       *       *       *       -       *       -       *       -       *       *       *         
18 & above            *       *       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average             0.45    0.45    0.57    0.53    0.18    0.19    0.25    0.22    0.40    0.40    0.36    0.36        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
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     0.1     0.2     0.1     0.5     0.5     0.1     0.3      *      0.1     0.1     0.1        
  78.5-79.4          1.7     1.0     0.6     0.5     4.2     5.2     0.4     1.4     0.3     0.5     1.0     1.1        
  79.5-80.4          7.3     5.8     6.2     3.3    23.4    21.6     8.3     6.4     2.7     3.8     6.1     7.1        
  80.5-81.4         26.3    22.4    24.1    18.2    50.4    44.0    26.2    16.5    17.7    17.2    22.0    25.3        
  81.5-82.4         38.5    39.0    36.5    40.4    19.4    25.1    34.8    27.4    38.2    35.4    40.2    39.2        
  82.5-83.4         20.6    25.1    26.1    29.9     2.0     3.2    28.9    36.0    30.2    30.6    23.6    21.2        
  83.5-84.4          4.7     5.9     5.7     7.0     0.1     0.1     1.2    11.1     9.5    10.7     6.0     5.2        
  84.5-85.4          0.4     0.7     0.5     0.5      -       *      0.1     0.7     1.3     1.6     0.8     0.7        
  85.5-86.4           *       *       *       *       -       *       *      0.1      *      0.1     0.1     0.1        
  86.5-87.4           -       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       *         
  87.5-88.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *         
  88.5-89.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
89.5 & above          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average             81.8    82.0    81.9    82.1    80.8    80.9    81.8    82.2    82.2    82.3    82.0    81.9        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Tenderable 3/       88.5    86.6    88.7    90.9    89.6    84.2    92.2    92.4    88.5    86.6    88.5    90.1        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
SAMPLES CLASSED                                                                                                         
 Week              70,151        118,177          25,524          18,666          13,831         225,758                
Season                   404,890         796,502         140,124         119,809          58,934       1,287,443        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
 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 November 30, 2017                                        
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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       
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
   MIKE              Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.       
                                                                                                                        
24 & below            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  25-26              3.0     2.0      -       *       *       *       *       *       -       -      0.1      *         
  27-29              4.7     4.3     0.1      *       -       *      0.1     0.1      *       *      6.1     2.4        
  30-32             11.0    11.2     0.5     0.1     0.1     0.2     0.7     0.6      *       *      5.9     3.9        
  33-34              7.3     7.7     0.1     0.3     0.5     0.7     2.5     1.9     0.1     0.1    13.1     8.0        
  35-36             10.6    11.7     0.9     1.0     2.0     1.8     4.1     3.9     0.6     0.2    19.3    11.9        
  37-42             55.8    48.5    17.1    17.5    35.7    34.0    29.5    32.7    15.8    11.0    32.1    45.1        
  43-49              7.5    13.6    67.7    70.3    53.9    56.2    56.3    53.0    72.4    75.3    19.7    25.8        
  50-52               -      0.8    12.9    10.0     7.3     6.4     6.0     7.0    10.0    12.1     3.6     2.9        
53 & above            -      0.2     0.6     0.7     0.5     0.6     0.8     0.9     1.0     1.2      -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               37      38      45      45      44      44      43      43      46      48      38      40        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
HVI TRASH 1/                                                                                                            
   00                 -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *         
   01                3.2     3.7     2.0     0.7     0.2     0.7     0.6     0.7     0.5     0.8    36.2    50.5        
   02               19.6    18.7    15.4     9.0     4.8     8.8     9.0     9.8     6.4     7.7    44.1    36.5        
   03               33.0    26.5    29.6    22.1    13.6    17.2    19.9    19.9    18.3    18.1    14.3    10.0        
   04               23.7    21.9    24.4    25.5    17.7    19.3    22.7    21.4    24.8    23.0     3.5     2.1        
   05               11.2    13.3    14.3    19.2    17.8    17.8    19.0    17.7    21.8    20.3     1.4     0.7        
   06                5.4     7.7     7.5    11.8    16.0    14.4    13.0    12.8    14.2    13.9     0.3     0.1        
   07                2.4     4.1     3.7     6.2    12.0     9.9     7.7     8.3     7.7     8.2     0.1      *         
   08                0.7     2.0     1.6     3.1     8.3     6.1     4.3     4.8     3.6     4.3      *       *         
   09                0.5     1.2     0.8     1.4     5.1     3.3     2.2     2.5     1.6     2.1      -       -         
   10                0.2     0.5     0.4     0.6     2.4     1.5     1.0     1.2     0.6     0.9      -       -         
   11                 *      0.3     0.2     0.3     1.1     0.6     0.5     0.5     0.3     0.4      -       -         
   12                 *      0.1     0.1     0.1     0.5     0.3     0.2     0.2     0.1     0.2      -       -         
   13                 *       *       *       *      0.2     0.1     0.1     0.1      *      0.1      -       -         
   14                 *       *       *       *      0.1      *       *       *       *       *       -       -         
   15                 *       *       -       -       *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -         
   16                 *       *       -       -       *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -         
   17                 *       *       -       -       *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -         
18 & above            -       -       -       -       *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average             0.36    0.39    0.39    0.45    0.55    0.50    0.47    0.47    0.47    0.48    0.19    0.17        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
UNIFORMITY 2/                                                                                                           
72.4 & below          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  72.5-73.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
  73.5-74.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -         
  74.5-75.4           *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       *         
  75.5-76.4           *      0.1      -       *       *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -         
  76.5-77.4          0.1     0.4      *       *       *       *      0.1      *      0.1      *       -      0.4        
  77.5-78.4          1.4     1.6     0.1     0.1     0.1      *      0.4     0.2     0.2     0.1     0.3     3.3        
  78.5-79.4          4.6     6.3     0.6     0.7     0.4     0.2     1.9     1.2     0.9     0.8    21.0    10.9        
  79.5-80.4         28.2    31.6     9.8     8.6     2.4     1.4     8.1     6.0     5.4     5.9    30.4    26.7        
  80.5-81.4         46.0    40.3    40.2    37.1    12.9    10.0    22.7    22.7    24.3    22.8    42.5    40.3        
  81.5-82.4         18.8    18.6    34.2    39.1    35.3    33.0    39.2    42.0    40.5    37.3     5.8    17.4        
  82.5-83.4          0.7     1.1    13.0    13.2    34.4    39.0    22.6    22.7    23.3    25.6      -      1.0        
  83.5-84.4          0.2     0.1     1.8     1.1    12.7    14.7     4.5     4.5     4.9     6.6      -       *         
  84.5-85.4           *       *      0.2     0.1     1.7     1.6     0.5     0.6     0.5     0.8      -       -         
  85.5-86.4           -       -       -       -      0.1     0.1     0.1      *       *       *       -       -         
  86.5-87.4           -       -       -       -       -       *       -       *       -       *       -       -         
  87.5-88.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       -       -         
  88.5-89.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
89.5 & above          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average             80.7    80.7    81.5    81.5    82.4    82.6    81.8    81.9    81.9    82.0    80.3    80.5        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Tenderable 3/       70.4    65.5    80.7    83.6    86.9    89.3    85.0    85.4    84.2    81.5    68.9    81.9        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
SAMPLES CLASSED                                                                                                         
 Week               8,443         32,780          65,645         130,585          83,052           3,136                
Season                    19,568         356,648         463,613         918,010         487,153          11,917        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
 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 November 30, 2017                                        
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  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            -       -       -       -       -       -      0.5     0.2      -       -                         
  25-26               -       -       *       *       *       *      3.2     1.2      -       -                         
  27-29               *      0.1      *       *      0.2     0.1    10.5     4.9      -       -                         
  30-32              1.4     0.9      *       *      0.6     0.3    15.8     8.6      -       *                         
  33-34              1.3     1.6      *       *      1.2     0.7    12.5     7.1      *      0.2                        
  35-36              3.0     4.3     0.1     0.2     3.2     1.8    13.0     8.0     0.3     0.5                        
  37-42             38.8    40.1    14.5    18.1    26.7    24.3    29.9    28.3    13.1    15.0                        
  43-49             51.3    49.5    80.1    76.9    54.2    58.4    13.3    38.3    83.0    79.0                        
  50-52              3.8     3.3     4.9     3.9    12.6    12.7     1.3     3.2     3.1     4.8                        
53 & above           0.3     0.1     0.4     0.8     1.4     1.7     0.1     0.2     0.4     0.5                        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               43      43      45      45      44      45      42      40      45      45                        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
HVI TRASH 1/                                                                                                            
   00                 *       *       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
   01               20.6    12.7     1.1     1.0     0.6     1.3    16.2    12.0     0.2     0.2                        
   02               37.3    32.7    12.7    11.7     6.9    10.1    34.7    30.3     6.8     6.3                        
   03               20.6    24.4    22.6    22.9    16.6    19.0    24.6    25.3    26.9    22.1                        
   04               10.2    14.0    24.6    24.5    21.6    21.1    12.9    15.9    33.3    29.2                        
   05                5.5     7.2    18.7    18.6    19.6    17.9     6.1     8.5    20.2    22.3                        
   06                2.6     3.8    11.2    11.1    14.0    12.9     2.9     4.1     8.8    12.2                        
   07                1.3     2.0     5.6     5.7     9.1     8.1     1.4     1.9     2.8     5.0                        
   08                0.7     1.2     2.2     2.6     5.7     4.7     0.6     0.9     0.7     1.8                        
   09                0.5     0.7     0.8     1.1     3.2     2.6     0.3     0.5     0.2     0.5                        
   10                0.3     0.5     0.4     0.5     1.6     1.2     0.1     0.2      *      0.2                        
   11                0.2     0.3     0.1     0.2     0.6     0.5     0.1     0.1      *      0.1                        
   12                0.1     0.2      *      0.1     0.2     0.2      *      0.1      *       *                         
   13                0.1     0.1      *       *      0.1     0.1      *       *       -       *                         
   14                 *      0.1      -       *      0.1      *       *       *       -       *                         
   15                 *       *       *       *       *       *       *       *       *       *                         
   16                 *       *       *       *       *       *       *       *       *       *                         
   17                 *       *       *       *       -       *       *       *       -       *                         
18 & above            -       *       -       *       -       *       *       *       -       -                         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average             0.27    0.31    0.42    0.43    0.50    0.47    0.28    0.31    0.41    0.44                        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
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          0.1      *       *       *       *       *      0.8     0.4      *       *                         
  76.5-77.4          0.4     0.2      *       *       *       *      3.9     2.2      *       *                         
  77.5-78.4          2.1     1.5     0.1     0.2     0.2     0.1    11.7     7.1     0.1     0.1                        
  78.5-79.4          6.0     5.9     0.9     1.2     1.2     0.7    22.7    15.7     0.4     0.4                        
  79.5-80.4         19.0    18.4     5.1     7.3     5.3     3.2    28.3    23.8     2.9     2.6                        
  80.5-81.4         36.4    34.1    24.9    30.7    17.7    13.1    20.2    25.7    15.9    14.6                        
  81.5-82.4         27.5    29.9    40.4    40.0    34.5    32.2     9.3    17.7    41.8    38.8                        
  82.5-83.4          7.5     8.8    23.0    17.3    30.1    36.1     2.4     6.4    33.1    35.0                        
  83.5-84.4          1.0     1.1     4.9     3.0     9.7    13.0     0.4     0.9     5.5     8.0                        
  84.5-85.4          0.1     0.1     0.5     0.2     1.1     1.6      *      0.1     0.2     0.5                        
  85.5-86.4           *       *       *       *      0.1     0.1      *       *       *       *                         
  86.5-87.4           -       -       -       -       -       *       -       *       -       -                         
  87.5-88.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       -       -                         
  88.5-89.4           -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
89.5 & above          -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average             81.0    81.1    81.9    81.7    82.2    82.4    79.8    80.4    82.2    82.3                        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Tenderable 3/       85.2    88.0    91.0    91.3    79.5    81.8    49.8    64.4    89.5    84.6                        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
SAMPLES CLASSED                                                                                                         
 Week             37,253          30,716          75,233         590,676          17,409                                
Season                    168,321         224,619         500,692       4,212,891         101,006                       
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
 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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