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Prices soar on reports of short supply

PAR Jul 15, 2016 0

Prices maintained an upward journey on the cotton market on Thursday in the process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was higher by Rs...

Purchase of lint from ginners by TCP: APTMA describes it as 'imprudent' approach

PAR Jul 14, 2016 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Chairman Tariq Saud has expressed concerns over the government's consideration to allow the Trading Cor...

Better demand outlook: world cotton price rise to benefit local textile players

PAR Jul 14, 2016 0

International cotton prices have gained 13 percent in last three trading days to reach 2-year high mainly due to lower expected inventory levels predi...

Bales imported from India: Customs allowed to clear consignments

PAR Jul 14, 2016 0

Ministry of Commerce has renewed the annual limit for import of cotton bales through land route ie Wagha border, and allowed the Customs to clear 14,6...

Cotton market: prices rise on tight supply

PAR Jul 14, 2016 0

Rates strengthened further on the cotton market on Wednesday amid tight supplies and restricted selling by ginners, dealers said. The official spot ra...

MCCI demands withdrawal of import duty on raw cotton

PAR Jul 4, 2016 0

President of Multan Chamber of Commerce & Industry (MCCI) Fareed Mughis Sheikh has endorsed the stance of the APTMA regarding withdrawal of duty o...

Lean business on cotton market

PAR Jul 4, 2016 0

In line with global track, prices failed to maintain rising trend on the local cotton market on Saturday due to falling interest among buyers, dealers...

Cotton market: upward march Continues

PAR Jul 2, 2016 0

Prices extended overnight gains on the cotton market on Friday, dealers said. The official spot rate moved up by Rs 200 to Rs 5,950, dealers said. In...

Call to abolish duty on import of raw cotton

PAR Jul 2, 2016 0

Acting President of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI) Sheikh Khalid Tawab has urged Federal Finance Minister Senator...

Sharp increase in cotton prices

PAR Jul 1, 2016 0

PDF Since the start of new crop (August 2016/2017) arrivals in small numbers over the past three weeks or so, the prices of new crop lint have report...

Textile machinery parts: PIAF concerned over withdrawal of duty exemption on import

PAR Jun 30, 2016 0

The Pakistan Industrial and Traders Association Front (PIAF) has revealed its concern over the withdrawal of the customs duty exemption on the import...

Cotton imports to hold near record highs as output dwindles

PAR Jun 30, 2016 0

Cotton imports are expected to remain near record-high levels in the year to July 2017, as erratic weather forces farmers in the world's fourth-bigges...

Heavy rains, persistent demand: cotton prices rise further

PAR Jun 30, 2016 0

Prices gained more ground on the cotton market on Wednesday due to heavy rains and persistent demand by mills and spinners, dealers said. The official...

Cotton crop: growers urged to carry out pest scouting twice a week

PAR Jun 29, 2016 0

Pest Warning wing of the Punjab Agriculture Department (PAD) observing attacks of different pests in Sahiwal division has urged the growers to carry o...

Cotton prices surge on strong demand

PAR Jun 29, 2016 0

Prices rose on the cotton market on Tuesday amid strong buying by mills and spinners, dealers said. The official spot rate picked up Rs 100 to Rs 5,70...