Tropical Cyclone Nilofar 2014

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Tropical Cyclone Nilofar 2014 Updates - PAR

Update Tropical Cyclone “NILOFAR” as on 30 October – 06:20 PM – October 30, 2014

Weather next 24 hrs:

Widespread rain-thunderstorm with isolated heavy/very heavy falls accompanied by strong gusty winds is expected in lower Sindh (Karachi, Hyderabad and Mirpurkhas divisions), however, scattered in upper Sindh (Sukkur, Larkana divisions), Bahawalpur, Kalat, Makran divisions, while isolated rain-thunderstorm (with light snowfall over the hills) expected in Malakand, Hazara, Rawalpindi divisions, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan.

Update Tropical Cyclone “NILOFAR” as on 30 October – 05:55 PM – October 30, 2014

That shower and thunderstorm activity will stream across far southeastern Pakistan, including Karachi and Hyderabad, and India’s northern Gujarat state Thursday night and Friday.

Update Tropical Cyclone “NILOFAR” as on 30 October – 04:25 PM – October 30, 2014

The cyclone will eventually become very disorganized with its showers and thunderstorms getting drawn away from its center.

Update Tropical Cyclone “NILOFAR” as on 30 October – 03:00 PM – October 30, 2014

Nilofar is now losing its battle with disruptive wind shear (strong winds above the surface) and will continue to dramatically weaken through Friday.

Update Tropical Cyclone “NILOFAR” as on 30 October – 01:05 PM – October 30, 2014

The South Asian region is routinely hit by storms between April and November. Nilofar comes after Cyclone Hudhud that slammed into India’s east coast earlier this month, leaving some 20 people dead. The tail end of that cyclone swept into neighbouring Nepal causing snowstorms that claimed more than 40 lives in one of the country’s worst Himalayan trekking disasters.

Update Tropical Cyclone “NILOFAR” as on 30 October – 12:00 PM – October 30, 2014

According to Pakistan Meteorological Department, the cyclone is moving at the speed of 18km/hour towards the maritime boundaries of Pakistan and India.

Chief meteorologist Tauseef Alam said the cyclone will not directly hit the shoreline of Pakistan and will only pass by it in the evening or late at night.

Karachi is expected to experience 20mm to 30mm of rain today and tomorrow because of the cyclone.

Update Tropical Cyclone “NILOFAR” as on 30 October – 11:30 AM – October 30, 2014

Very Severe Tropical Cyclone (Nilofar) in Arabian Sea has re-curved north-eastward and now located at Lat. 19.5°N and Long. 62.3° E about 800 km in southwest of Karachi and 680 km south of Gawadar. The Cyclone would continue to move in the same direction (towards adjoining coastal areas of Lower Sindh and Indian Gujrat) with a speed of 14 km/hour in next 24 hours. A shallow westerly wave is still affecting northern parts of the country.

Update Tropical Cyclone “NILOFAR” as on 30 October – 10:30 AM – October 30, 2014

Very Severe Tropical Cyclone (Nilofar) in Arabian Sea has re-curved north-eastward and now located at Lat. 19.5°N and Long. 62.3° E about 800 km in southwest of Karachi and 680 km south of Gawadar. The Cyclone would continue to move in the same direction (towards adjoining coastal areas of Lower Sindh and Indian Gujrat) with a speed of 14 km/hour in next 24 hours.  At present the estimated central pressure of Cyclone is 996 hpa and the average sustained wind speed around is 90-100 Knots up to 110 Knots.  The Cyclone would start weakening on Thursday afternoon and is very likely to cross the adjoining coastal areas of Lower Sindh and Indian Gujrat as a Cyclonic Storm or Depression with a wind speed of 70-80 km/hour gusting to 100 km/hour on Friday night.

Under the influences of this Cyclone, widespread rain/thundershowers with isolated heavy/very heavy falls accompanied by strong gusty winds are expected in Lower Sindh including Karachi and Coastal Areas of Balochistan on Thursday and Friday.

The sea conditions along Pakistan coast are likely to remain rough to very rough on Thursday/Friday and the fishermen of Sindh and Balochistan are advised not to venture in the sea during next two days.

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Pakistan Cotton Crop Updates - PAR

 

Pakistan Cotton Market Report – 05:40 PM -October 30, 2014

Pakistan Cotton Mandi Report

Pakistan Kappas / Raw Cotton Outlook – 02:35 PM -October 30, 2014

Pakistan Kappas / Raw Cotton Outlook

Local Cotton Market Update: 30-October 2014 – 04:20 PM -October 30, 2014

Pakistan Local Cotton Prices and Market Commentary 30-October 2014

Pakistan Cotton Bales Trade Report – 02:55 PM -October 30, 2014

Cotton Buying & Selling Report

International  Cotton Market Report – 12:55 PM -October 30, 2014

International  Cotton Market Report

Pakistan Local Cotton Update 30 Oct – 12:50 PM -October 30, 2014

Cotton: Firm Market ahead of holidays

Today KCA Spot Rate – 12:45 PM – October 30, 2014

Today Karachi Cotton Association (KCA) spot price increased  by 50 at (New Crop 2014 -15) 5150 per maund Ex- Gin

Sindh Cotton Market overnight Commentary – 12:40 PM – October 30, 2014

The Sindh cotton market was also firm yesterday -29/10/2014. In the Upper Sindh, Cotton price (New Crop 2014-15) was traded at Rs 5150 – 5225 per maund and Seed cotton (phutty) New Crop 2014-15 at Rs.2450 – 2525 per maund. In Lower Sindh, cotton (New Crop 2014-15) was traded at Rs.4600- 4800 per maund while  Seed cotton (phutty) New Crop 2014-15 at Rs.1700- 2200 per maund.

Punjab Cotton Market overnight Commentary – 12:35 PM – October 30, 2014

Yesterday – 29/10/2014: The Punjab Cotton market was almost firm. Cotton (New Crop 2014-15) was traded between the ranges of Rs.5150-5300 per maund and Seed cotton (phutty) new Crop 2014-15 @Rs.2400 – 2600 per maund.

Breaking News of Cotton – 12:20 PM – October 30, 2014

TCP Start procurement of Cotton lint at 6,864/- per maund

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International Cotton Market Outlook – 10:40 AM -October 30, 2014

International Cotton Market Outlook

NYBOT Cotton Future Contracts Closing – 09:00 AM – October 30, 2014

As on 29th October 2014 (1 USD = 102.80 PKR)

Month	c/lbs	PKR / maund
Dec 14 	65.35	5527.86
Mar 15 	63.22	5347.69
May 15 	63.95	5409.44
Jul 15 	64.76	5477.95
Oct 15 	65.72	5559.16
Dec 15 	66.39	5615.83

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Pakistan sugar Crop Updates - PAR

 

Pakistan Sugar Prices and Market Commentary October 30th 2014 at 3:00 PM PST – 05:00 PM – October 30, 2014

Pakistan Sugar Prices and Market Commentary October 30th 2014 at 3:00 PM PST

World Sugar Market Report – 04:20 PM – October 30, 2014

International Sugar Market Report

Pakistan Sugar Market overnight Commentary – 12:45 PM – October 30, 2014

Pakistan Sugar market was almost firm  yesterday 29/10/2014. Most apparently due to month end speculation trading settlement and slow buying activities.Traders & millers are preparing for the upcoming sugar crushing season 2014-15, this was stated by sources. Furthermore it was said that due to surplus stock of sugar, it is expected that the export of sugar will be reopened .

LIFFE White Sugar# 5 Future Contracts Closing – 09:05 AM – October 30, 2014

As on 29th October 2014 (1 USD = 103.00 PKR)

Month    MYR/Ton    PKR / KG
Dec-14	431.20	44.41
Mar-15	428.70	44.16
May-15	437.30	45.04
Aug-15	447.70	46.11
Oct-15	455.70	46.94

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Malaysian Palm Product Updates - PAR

 

Malaysian AM Cash Market Prices for Palm Oil – Oct 30  – 11:40 AM – October 30, 2014

The following are prices for Malaysian palm oil in the cash market at 0430 GMT Thursday, supplied by commodity broker Matthes & Porton Bhd.

Prices are quoted in U.S. dollars a metric ton, except for crude palm oil and palm kernel oil, which are in ringgit a ton. Palm kernel oil prices are in ringgit a pikul, a Malaysian measurement equivalent to 60 kilograms.

Refined, bleached and deodorized palm oil, FOB, Malaysian ports 
              Offer      Change      Bid        Change   Traded 
Nov           722.50     +07.50      Unquoted   -        - 
Dec           722.50     +07.50      Unquoted   -        - 
Jan/Feb/Mar   722.50     +10.00      Unquoted   -        - 
Apr/May/Jun   720.00     +10.00      Unquoted   -        - 
 
RBD palm olein, FOB, Malaysian ports 
              Offer      Change      Bid        Change   Traded 
Nov           725.00     +07.50      Unquoted   -        - 
Dec           725.00     +07.50      Unquoted   -        - 
Jan/Feb/Mar   725.00     +10.00      Unquoted   -        - 
Apr/May/Jun   722.50     +10.00      Unquoted   -        - 
 
RBD palm stearin, FOB, Malaysian ports 
              Offer      Change      Bid        Change   Traded 
Nov           715.00      00.00      Unquoted   -        - 
 
Palm Fatty Acid Distillate, FOB Malaysian ports 
              Offer      Change      Bid        Change   Traded 
Nov           600.00     +05.00      Unquoted   -        - 
 
Crude palm oil, Delivered Basis, South Malaysia 
              Offer      Change      Bid        Change   Traded 
Nov           2290.00    +20.00      Unquoted   -        - 
 
 
Palm kernel oil, Delivered Basis, South Malaysia 
              Offer      Change      Bid        Change   Traded 
Nov           185.00     +02.00      Unquoted   -        - 
 
($1=MYR3.2880)

CBOT Edible Oil Market Report – 11:15 AM -October 30, 2014

CBOT Market Outlook

BMD CPO Seen Higher After Soyoil Jump – 11:00 AM – October 30, 2014

BMD CPO is likely to open higher after strong gains in overnight soyoil, and on follow-through buying after two straight days in bullish trade, say participants. BMD CPO may open above the psychological MYR2,300/ton level, says a broker in Kuala Lumpur; a seasonal decline in palm production is also supportive. Benchmark January BMD CPO closed 2.3% higher at 2,263 ringgit/ton Wednesday. CBOT soyoil which ended 4.2% higher overnight is now 10 cents lower at 34.08 cents/lb in electronic trade.

CBOT Soybean Oil Future Contracts Closing – 10:15 AM – October 30, 2014

As on 29th October 2014  (1 USD = 103.00 PKR)

Month    c/lbs    PKR / maund
Dec 14 	34.18	2896.86
Jan 15 	34.41	2916.35
Mar 15 	34.68	2939.24
May 15 	34.90	2957.88
Jul 15 	35.14	2978.22

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Dairy & Dry Powdered Milk Updates - PAR

Jodia Bazaar, Karachi Dairy & Dry Powdered Milk Prices – 04:20 PM -October 27, 2014

Brand			PKR/ Bag
1)Dairy American SMP		12100
2)Dairy Best			11300
3)Amul				12500
4)Fat Filled			11000

 

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Technical Charts Updates - PAR

 

NYBOT Cotton Technical Chart and Analysis – 06:25 PM -October 30, 2014

NYBOT Cotton Technical Chart and Analysis 

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