Educational Series Podcasts
Cotton prices can seem to be a complicated subject – the Educational Podcast Series is designed to help. This series of podcasts provides an introduction to the cotton market, including an overview of key terms.
A downloadable PDF desk reference of key terms can be found here.
The Crop Year
Learn how the cotton harvest frames discussion of supply & demand.
Educational Series Preview
Please enjoy this brief preview video featuring information from Cotton Incorporated’s Senior Economist.
Recognize what several commonly cited Asian prices represent.
Introduction to Cotton Futures
Grasp concepts necessary to follow New York futures, also known as ICE futures.
Overview of the A Index
Understand how the A Index is derived and how it can be interpreted.
Pick up the rudiments of the balance sheets and Monthly Economic Letter.
Overview of the Global Cotton Market
Identify key cotton countries and which statistics are most important to cotton prices.