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Government urged to allow wheat export through sea route

PAR Mar 20, 2017 0

The Punjab Flour Mills Association (PFMA) leadership has urged the government to open wheat export through sea route for disposing of the surplus stoc...

Regional, international markets: PFMA for export of surplus wheat, flour

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) on Wednesday called for better export policy for flour and wheat so that the big surplus stock can be exported...

Farmers asked to remove weeds from fields

PAR Mar 3, 2017 0

The Met Office has asked the farmers to remove weeds from their fields to help standing crops especially wheat to consume maximum moisture from the so...

Flour millers postpone central committee meeting

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

The Central Committee of the Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) has postponed its meeting scheduled in Karachi during the current week in the wak...

Wheat procurement centres in Mirpurkhas division demanded

PAR Feb 27, 2017 0

Abadgars have called Sindh government to immediately setup wheat procurement centers in Mirpurkhas division and also provide bardana to them to acquir...

Water shortage in canals may hamper wheat crop yield

PAR Feb 27, 2017 0

While facing acute shortage of water in canals, Balochistan has blamed Sindh for water theft and asked the Indus River System Authority (IRSA) to inte...

Millers refuse to lift substandard wheat

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

Flour millers from Punjab have refused to lift what they said substandard wheat being released from the government godowns across the province. Pakist...

PFMA seeks payment of rebate on export

PAR Feb 13, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) has alleged that exporters of wheat and wheat products are withdrawing themselves from the process of export b...

US wheat futures fall on profit-taking

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

US wheat futures fell on Friday as investors locked in profits after the most-actively traded Chicago Board of Trade soft red winter wheat contract hi...

Wheat exporters concerned over delay in payments

PAR Feb 7, 2017 0

The Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA-Punjab) has claimed that delay in release of guarantee money is causing severe liquidity crunch for exporte...

Wheat supply to Afghanistan: ECC approves payment of $1.75 million to PASSCO

PAR Jan 30, 2017 0

The Economic Co-ordination Committee of the Cabinet has approved payment of $1.75 million to PASSCO against supply of wheat to Afghanistan subject to...

Flour millers say State Bank must pay rebate money

PAR Jan 26, 2017 0

The Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA-Punjab) alleged here on Wednesday that the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has not paid the amount to the expo...

Government urged to help reduce cultivation area of wheat crop

PAR Jan 25, 2017 0

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), Mian Zahid Hussain has sought the government intervention to reduce area under cultivat...

Wheat sowing target not achieved because of drought, high input costs

PAR Jan 21, 2017 0

The country has missed wheat sowing target by 1.7 percent due to drought conditions and high input costs. According to an official document available...

Export period of wheat may be extended till March 31

PAR Jan 18, 2017 0

The government is likely to extend export period of wheat till March 31, 2017 on the recommendations of governments of Punjab and Sindh along with app...