BC-Cotton Bale

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

NEW YORK (AP) — Cotton futures No. 2 closed $1.20 a bale lower to $1.20 higher Thursday.

The average price for strict low middling 1 & 1-16 inch spot cotton advanced 7 cents to 87.39 cents per pound Thursday for the seven markets, according to the Market News Branch, Memphis USDA.