Your browser of choice has not been tested for use with Barchart.com. If you have issues, please download one of the browsers listed here.
Stocks | Futures | Watchlist | More
or

Cocoa Mar '20 (CCH20)

[[ item.lastPrice ]] [[ item.priceChange ]] ([[ item.percentChange ]]) [[ item.tradeTime ]] [ICE/US]
[[ item.bidPrice ]] x [[ item.bidSize ]] [[ item.askPrice ]] x [[ item.askSize ]]
Quote Overview for [[ item.sessionDateDisplayLong ]]
[[ rowChartData.labelLow ]]
[[ rowChartData.lowPriceFormatted ]]
[[ rowChartData.lowPrice ]]
[[ rowChartData.labelHigh ]]
[[ rowChartData.highPriceFormatted ]]
[[ rowChartData.highPrice ]]
since [[ rowChartData.lowDate ]]
since [[ rowChartData.highDate ]]
[[ value ]] [[ value ]]

Cocoa Futures Market News and Commentary

Cocoa Prices Settle Sharply Lower on Ample Cocoa Production in Ivory Coast

July ICE NY cocoa (CCN20) on Tuesday closed down -91 (-3.65%). July ICE London cocoa #7 (CAN20) closed down -59 (-3.01%).

Cocoa prices on Tuesday fell sharply with London cocoa at a 4-week low. Ample supplies from the Ivory Coast undercut cocoa prices after the Ivory Coast government on Tuesday reported that Ivory Coast farmers sent 29,918 MT of cocoa to ports during May 25-31, unchanged from a year earlier, shaking off the potential for pandemic-related disruptions. However, longer-term deliveries are bearish with Ivory Coast cocoa farmers delivering 2.01 MMT of cocoa during Oct 1-May 31, up +0.5% y/y.

Another bearish factor for cocoa was adequate rainfall in West Africa that should boost cocoa yields. Satellite imagery from the U.S. Climate Prediction Center on Tuesday showed normal to above-average rainfall across most of the Ivory Coast and Ghana during May 24-30.

London cocoa on Tuesday was undercut by strength in the British pound as GBP/USD rose to a 4-we... Read more

Contract Specifications

See More
Contract
Cocoa
Contract Size
10 metric tonnes (22,046 pounds)
Tick Size
$1.00 per metric tonne ($10.00 per contract)
Trading Hours
3:45a.m. - 12:30p.m. (Settles 10:50a.m.) CST
Exchange
ICE/US
Point Value
$10
Margin/Maintenance
$2,090/1,900
First Notice Date
02/14/20
Expiration Date
03/16/20 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Cocoa Mar '20
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Mar Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of May 26, 2020

View Chart Details
Commercials - Long / Short
122,002 (+2,456)
129,402 (-8)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
50,843 (-4,008)
48,397 (-1,359)
Producers - Long / Short
97,826 (+2,691)
119,306 (+485)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
16,369 (+273)
2,289 (+15)
Managed Money - Long / Short
31,191 (-3,415)
38,762 (-1,909)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
19,652 (-593)
9,635 (+550)
Get Realtime - Quotes and Charts for Futures Traders. Learn More >>

Price Performance

See More
Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
2,388 unch
on 03/16/20
2,939 -18.75%
on 02/20/20
-516 (-17.77%)
since 02/14/20
3-Month
2,388 unch
on 03/16/20
2,998 -20.35%
on 02/13/20
-157 (-6.17%)
since 12/16/19
52-Week
2,188 +9.14%
on 08/29/19
2,998 -20.35%
on 02/13/20
+136 (+6.04%)
since 03/15/19

More Cocoa Quotes

All Futures Prices
Please wait...

Most Recent Stories

More News
Cotton Gains on Tuesday Trades

The Tuesday session added more gains to the front month cotton futures. Dec cotton was up the most on Tuesday with a 79 point gain, July futures were 31 points higher. Cotton planting advanced 13 percentage...

Coffee Settles Mixed as Robusta Gains on Demand Optimism

July arabica coffee (KCN20) on Tuesday closed down -0.10 (-0.10%). July ICE Robusta coffee (DFK0) closed up +20 (+1.73%). Coffee prices on Tuesday settled mixed. Losses in arabica coffee were limited by...

Sugar Prices Close Higher on Strength in Crude and a Rally in the Brazilian Real

Jul NY world sugar #11 (SBN20) on Tuesday closed up +0.22 (+2.00%) and Aug London white sugar #5 (SWQ20) closed up +5.20 (+1.43%). Sugar prices on Tuesday moved higher with NY sugar at a 1-1/2 week high...

Cocoa Prices Settle Sharply Lower on Ample Cocoa Production in Ivory Coast

July ICE NY cocoa (CCN20) on Tuesday closed down -91 (-3.65%). July ICE London cocoa #7 (CAN20) closed down -59 (-3.01%). Cocoa prices on Tuesday fell sharply with London cocoa at a 4-week low. Ample supplies...

Cotton Adding to Rally

After some triple digit gains on Monday, the Tuesday session has front month cotton futures another 40 to 97 points higher. Cotton planting advanced 13 percentage points on the week to 66% complete. The...

Cocoa Falls on Ample Cocoa Production in the Ivory Coast

July ICE NY cocoa (CCN20) this morning is down -85 (-3.41%). July ICE London cocoa #7 (CAN20) is down -56 (-2.86%). Cocoa prices this morning are sharply lower with London cocoa at a 4-week low on ample...

Coffee Gains on Strength in Brazilian Real and Speculation about Improved Demand

July arabica coffee (KCN20) this morning is up +1.20 (+1.22%). July ICE Robusta coffee (DFK0) is up +26 (+2.24%). Arabica coffee garnered support today from strength in the Brazilian real which is up sharply...

Sugar Prices Gain on Strength in Crude and a Rally in the Brazilian Real

Jul NY world sugar #11 (SBN20) this morning is up +0.17 (+1.55%) and Aug London white sugar #5 (SWQ20) is up +4.50 (+1.23%). Sugar prices this morning are stronger due to a rally in crude prices and strength...

Softs Report 06/02/2020

Crop Progress Date 31-May 24-May 2019 Avg Cotton Planted 66 53 67 68 8 7 7 Corn Planted 93 88 64 [...]

Cotton Market Extends Monday Gains

Cotton is 51 to 91 points higher this morning, with July again the strongest. Yesterday, July cotton futures spiked 2.47 cents/lb higher to 60.06. The other front months closed 11 to 130 points higher....

Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 56% Sell with a Strengthening short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.



Long term indicators mostly agree with the trend.

The market is approaching oversold territory. Be watchful of a trend reversal.

See More Share

Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 2,388
1st Resistance Point 2,388
Last Price 2,388s
1st Support Level 2,388
2nd Support Level 2,388

See More

52-Week High 2,998
Fibonacci 61.8% 2,689
Fibonacci 50% 2,593
Fibonacci 38.2% 2,497
Last Price 2,388s
52-Week Low 2,188

See More

InsideFutures Commentary

InsideFutures is a twice weekly newsletter that features a selection of the latest and best commodities commentary appearing on Barchart.com. Delivered every Wednesday and Friday morning to your inbox.

Want to use this as
your default charts setting?
Learn about our Custom Templates
Switch the Market flag
above for targeted data.
Open the menu and switch the
Market flag for targeted data.
Get Streaming Chart Updates
Switch your Site Preferences
to Interactive Chart
Need More Chart Options?
Right-click on the chart to open the Interactive Chart menu.

Free Barchart Webinar