From the Secretariat ICAC Press Release, November 1, 2010

Record World Cotton Prices and High Volatility

International cotton prices continued to rise steeply in October. On October 11, the Cotlook A Index broke the previous record of 119.4 cents per pound established in April 1995, and continued to rise in the following weeks, reaching 147 cents per pound on October 27, 2010.

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