Cotton futures finished at a new low close for the move in benchmark December Wednesday, extending a losing streak to three sessions in a row and six of the last seven.
December settled off 93 points to 72.47 cents, trading inside the prior-day range from unchanged at 73.40 to down 102 points at 72.38 cents. It held at the low 18 points above Tuesday's low for the move.
The market will trade regular hours Thursday, close Friday in observance of Independence Day and have a delayed reopening at 7 a.m. CDT on Monday. There will be no Sunday night trading.