BC-Cotton Bale

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

NEW YORK (AP) — Cotton futures No. 2 closed $1.25 a bale lower to $2.90 a bale higher Wednesday.

The average price for strict low middling 1 & 1-16 inch spot cotton declined 56 cents to 74.39 cents per pound Wednesday for the seven markets, according to the Market News Branch, Memphis USDA.