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February textile exports down 2.53 percent YoY

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

Textile exports decreased by 2.53 percent in February 2017 over the same month a year ago and 6.48 percent as compared with previous month, according...

Modest trade activity on cotton market

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

Modest trade activity was witnessed on the cotton market on Tuesday as buyers and sellers both remained on the sidelines owing to short supply of qual...

Buyers consolidate positions on grade issue, shrinking stocks at lint market

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

KARACHI: Cotton trading at the lint market remained selective on grade issue while buyers with liquidity strengthened their inventories amid a firm sp...

Cotton prices firm on improved trade activity

PAR Mar 20, 2017 0

Firmness prevailed on the cotton market on Saturday as needy mills did purchasing of quality lint to replenish their stock, dealers said. The official...

Cotton production stands at 10.7 million bales

PAR Mar 20, 2017 0

Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) on Saturday released its fortnightly report indicating national cotton production at 10.7 million bales, sh...

Prices fall modestly in thin trade

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

After maintaining a stable trend for a long time, cotton prices fell modestly on Thursday in the process of thin trading activity, dealers said. The o...

Tepid tone on cotton market

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

Barring some higher grades of leftover cottons, most of the remaining lint from the current crop (August 2016/July 2017) is of lower quality as we app...

Cotton prices up on rise in demand

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

Rates picked up on the cotton market on Tuesday as some leading spinners showed interest in fresh deals, dealers said. The official spot rate was unch...

Cotton prices steady on modest trade activity

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

Prices were steady on the cotton market on Wednesday in the process of modest trade activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs...

Business Punjab stops cotton sowing before April 15

PAR Mar 15, 2017 0

LAHORE: The government of Punjab has issued directives, telling farmers to refrain from cotton sowing before April 15 and complete cultivation by May...

Customs sets up Rapid Response Force to meet emergencies

Faizan Haroon Mar 14, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Model Customs Collectorate Islamabad established a Rapid Response Force (Substitute Force) which will work under the supervision of Cus...

Cotton market: ginners make cautious selling on short supply

PAR Mar 14, 2017 0

Ginners refrained from big deals on the cotton market on Monday in the process of short supply of lint cotton. The official spot rate was unchanged at...

Pakistan Ginners’ bank accounts frozen in Hyderabad and Sukkur

PAR Mar 14, 2017 0

Regional Tax offices of Hyderabad, Sukkur and other cities have frozen the bank accounts of ginners and started deduction of taxes from their accounts...

PSC approves 8 new varieties of cotton seed

PAR Mar 13, 2017 0

The Punjab Seed Council (PSC) has approved eight new seed varieties of cotton seed to enhance per acre production of the country’s major cash crop. T...

PCGA presents recommendations to Secretary Agriculture

PAR Mar 13, 2017 0

Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA)has demanded of the Punjab govt to take initiative for better quality cotton and cotton growing area be expa...