Amidst near panic buying, the ICE is considering the rare step of requiring buyers of cotton to...

|By:, SA News Editor

Amidst near panic buying, the ICE is considering the rare step of requiring buyers of cotton to prove it "economically appropriate" should they wish to purchase more than 300 contracts. March cotton futures turn south after earlier touching a new record high of $1.812/lb. BAL -2.2%.