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Producer, merchant positions in ags for week to March 17

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Below, revised details of the shifts in producer, merchant, processor and user positioning in US-traded agricultural commodities, in the week to March 17.

 

Data are for futures and options combined, and sourced from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

 

Analysis of the previous week’s data are available by clicking here.

 

Producer, merchant net positioning in grains and oilseeds
Contract Gross long position
Week-on-week change, gross long
Gross short position
Week-on-week change, gross short
Net long position
Week-on-week change, net long

Kansas City wheat

63,143 +3,726 96,222 +1,160 -33,079 +2,566
Chicago wheat
45,005 +3,708 101,590 -16,804 -56,585 +20,512

Chicago soyoil

157,735 +22,124 271,351 +10,305 -113,616 +11,819

Chicago soybeans

313,251 +22,648 428,254 +7,458 -115,003 +15,190

Chicago soymeal

122,486 -35 265,003 +7,767 -142,517 -7,802

Chicago corn

503,931 +69,684 676,999 +1,609 -173,068 +68,075

Data in number of contracts

 

 

Producer, merchant net positioning in New York-traded soft commodities
Contract Gross long position
Week-on-week change, gross long
Gross short position
Week-on-week change, gross short
Net long position
Week-on-week change, net long

Cotton

73,838 +15,540 111,847 +2,744 -38,009 +12,796

Arabica coffee

120,309 +179 160,925 -5,325 -40,616 +5,504
Cocoa
105,491 +16,955 152,513 -9,171 -47,022 +26,126*

Raw sugar

486,831 +36,160 683,688 -26,089 -196,857 +62,249

Data in number of contracts

 

 

 

Contract Gross long position
Week-on-week change, gross long
Gross short position
Week-on-week change, gross short
Net long position
Week-on-week change, net long

Feeder cattle

7,336 +1,437 6,205 -12 1,131 +1,449

Lean hogs

63,714 +8,366 129,037 +425 -65,323 +7,941
Live cattle
66,110 +1,216 153,679 -8,682 -87,569 +9,898
Data in number of contracts

 

 

 

Contract Gross long position
Week-on-week change, gross long
Gross short position
Week-on-week change, gross short
Net long position
Week-on-week change, net long

Livestock

137,160 +11,019 288,921 -8,269 -151,761 +19,288

Soft commodities

786,469 +68,834 1,108,973 -37,841 -322,504 +106,675
Grain and oilseeds
1,205,551 +121,855 1,839,419 +11,495 -633,868 +110,360
Overall position 2,129,180 +201,708 3,237,313 -34,615 -1,108,133 +236,323

Data in number of contracts

 

 

 

* = most extreme on data going back to 2006

 

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