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Slowdown on cotton market due to Eid holidays

PAR Jun 15, 2018 0

Activities on the ready cotton market slowed on Thursday as Friday through next Monday, (15th to 18th June 2018) both days inclusive, are public holid...

No business witnessed

PAR Jun 15, 2018 0

No business was witnessed on the cotton market on Thursday ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr holidays, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 7,6...

Slow arrivals of seed cotton pushing rates sharply higher

PAR Jun 13, 2018 0

Slow arrivals of seed cotton pushed rates sharply higher on the cotton market on Tuesday in the process of lean business, dealers said. The official s...

Cotton prices soar on strong demand

PAR Jun 13, 2018 0

Official spot rate and seed cotton prices went up sharply on the cotton market on Monday in the process of modest trading activity, dealers said. The...

Two accords inked on cotton value chain

PAR Jun 12, 2018 0

The meeting shall serve as a platform for experts in the field of water management, textile and environment, including the representatives from Better...

Highest cotton yield farmers awarded prizes

PAR Jun 11, 2018 0

BAHAWALPUR: The Punjab Agriculture Department and a private company Sunday organised a seminar to celebrate the farmers’ achievements of cotton crop i...

Pakistan fails to meet cotton sowing target as water shortage bites

PAR Jun 7, 2018 0

Pakistan has missed cotton sowing targets, largely in Sindh, due to acute water shortage amid climate change. The situation may lead to low cotton pr...

Customs duty, ST re-imposed on import of cotton

PAR Jun 6, 2018 0

Customs duty, additional custom duty and sales tax has been re-imposed @ 3%, 1% and 5% on the import of cotton with effect from July 15, 2018 to maint...

Firmness prevails on cotton market

PAR Jun 6, 2018 0

Firmness prevailed on the cotton market on Tuesday as needy buyers showed interest in purchasing of new crop, dealers said. The official spot rate was...

Cotton’s the right choice for Emerald cropping farmers

PAR Jun 6, 2018 0

COTTON is the principle irrigated crop grown in the central highlands of Queensland thanks largely to a secure and reliable water supply. Irrigator...

Cotton prices up on lean business

PAR Jun 5, 2018 0

Prices moved up on the cotton market on Monday in process of subdued trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was higher by Rs 100 to Rs 7,500, t...

Listless business on cotton market

PAR Jun 4, 2018 0

Listless business was seen on the cotton market on Saturday in process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 7,400, the...

Kenya unveils plans to revamp ailing cotton industry

PAR Jun 4, 2018 0

Kenya has announced plans aimed at revamping its ailing cotton sector, a government official revealed on Saturday. Charles Waturu, Director of Hortic...

Cotton market remains steady

PAR Jun 1, 2018 0

Domestic market cotton prices continue to maintain their steady posture as the Karachi Cotton Association (KCA) fixed its ex-gin price of cotton again...

Listless business seen

PAR Jun 1, 2018 0

Not a single deal was reported on the cotton market on Thursday as leading buyers were on sidelines due to less buying interest, dealers said. The off...