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Visible Supply of Cotton for United States

1881-12: 1,438 Thousands of Running Bales  
Monthly, Not Seasonally Adjusted, M0503AUSM596NNBR, Updated: 2012-08-17 10:48 AM CDT
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Series Is Presented Here As Seven Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1869-1881 (2)--Original Data, 1880-1890 (3)--Original Data, 1889-1903 (4)--Original Data, 1902-1916 (5)--Original Data, 1915-1928 (6)--Original Data, 1927-1941 (7)--Original Data, 1946-1957. Data Refer To The Friday Nearest The End Of The Month. Data Were Computed By Summing Stocks At U.S. Ports And Stocks At Interior Towns. Coverage For This Variable Is Ports Plus Seven Interior Towns. Any Variable Segment Can Be Extended Forward If Necessary By Computation. Source: The Commercial And Financial Chronicle

This NBER data series m05003a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 5 at

NBER Indicator: m05003a

Source: National Bureau of Economic Research

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database

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National Bureau of Economic Research, Visible Supply of Cotton for United States [M0503AUSM596NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, November 24, 2015.

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