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Cocoa Dec '22 (CCZ22)
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Cocoa Futures Market News and Commentary

Cocoa Prices Retreat After ICCO Cuts its 2022/23 GLobl Cocoa Deficit Estimate

March ICE NY cocoa (CCH24) on Friday closed -76 (-1.78%), and Dec ICE London cocoa #7 (CAZ23) closed -79 (-2.21%).

On Friday, cocoa prices retreated after the International Cocoa Organization (ICCO) cut its 2022/23 global cocoa deficit estimate to -99,000 MT from a previous forecast of -116,000, citing weaker global demand.  

On Thursday, Mar NY cocoa posted a contract high, and nearest-futures (CCZ23) posted a 46-year high.  Cocoa prices remain underpinned as continuous rain has limited fieldwork and encouraged crop disease on West African farms, which provide most of the world's cocoa supply.  It has also stoked concern that current cocoa production cannot replenish supplies to avoid a global deficit.  According to Maxar Technologies, the total precipitation in West Africa since the rainy season started May 1 has been more than double the 30-year average.

Signs of smaller cocoa output in the Ivory Coast, the world's largest cocoa producer, are bullish for prices.... Read more

Contract Specifications

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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
Point Value
First Notice Date
Expiration Date
12/14/22 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Cocoa Dec '22
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Dec Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Nov 28, 2023

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Commercials - Long / Short
71,629 (+5,196)
145,406 (+3,552)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
129,235 (+341)
57,589 (+1,534)
Producers - Long / Short
52,709 (+6,286)
119,631 (-780)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
11,406 (-3,948)
18,261 (+1,474)
Managed Money - Long / Short
114,684 (+911)
37,565 (+2,356)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
14,551 (-570)
20,024 (-822)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
2,358 +4.92%
on 11/21/22
2,559 -3.32%
on 11/15/22
-23 (-0.92%)
since 11/14/22
2,192 +12.86%
on 09/26/22
2,580 -4.11%
on 11/11/22
+162 (+7.01%)
since 09/14/22
2,192 +12.86%
on 09/26/22
2,817 -12.18%
on 02/10/22
-54 (-2.14%)
since 12/14/21

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Barchart Trading Guide

The Barchart Trading Guide is a Buy Signal with a Soft Signal Strength.

Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 2,474
2nd Resistance Point 2,474
1st Resistance Point 2,474
Last Price 2,474s
1st Support Level 2,474
2nd Support Level 2,474
3rd Support Level 2,474

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52-Week High 2,817
Fibonacci 61.8% 2,578
Fibonacci 50% 2,505
Last Price 2,474s
Fibonacci 38.2% 2,431
52-Week Low 2,192

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