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Shortage of pesticides means destruction of cotton crop’

PAR Aug 16, 2018 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department has asked the pesticide industry to review and revise pesticide rates and ensure the frequent supply of pesticides t...

Cotton market: Prices fall sharply on panic selling

PAR Aug 16, 2018 0

Panic selling by ginners pushed the rates sharply down on the cotton market on Wednesday in the process of trading activity, dealers said. The officia...

Cotton spot rates fall sharply

PAR Aug 15, 2018 0

Official spot prices declined sharply on the cotton market on Monday in the process of trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate dipped b...

Cotton prices slip on moderate trade

PAR Aug 13, 2018 0

Slight decline was seen on the cotton market on Saturday in the process of moderate trade activity, dealers said. The official spot rate dropped by Rs...

Cotton: A sector under stress

PAR Aug 10, 2018 0

WASHINGTON - Earlier this month, a seemingly ordinary press release from the International Cotton Advisory Committee caught the eagle eye of Ecotextil...

Slow business seen on cotton market

PAR Aug 9, 2018 0

Official spot rate continued to decline on the cotton market on Wednesday in the process of slow business, dealers said. The official spot rate shed f...

Cotton cultivated over 2.69 mn hectares in Pakistan

PAR Aug 8, 2018 0

crop has been cultivated over 2.69 million hectares across Pakistan during the current sowing season—a 1 per cent rise over the last season—to produce...

Kirk seeking ways to grow better cotton

PAR Aug 8, 2018 0

Most cotton seeds found in individual seed lots are created equally, but not every seed has an opportunity to reach its full potential. A Clemson ag...

Cotton spot rates fall on rise in phutti arrivals

PAR Aug 8, 2018 0

Official spot rates dipped on the cotton market on Tuesday in the process of improved trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate lost Rs 3...

Seed cotton prices fall on rising supply

PAR Aug 7, 2018 0

Rates slipped on improvement of seed cotton supply on the local market on Monday in the process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was u...

Cotton prices rebound on strong demand

PAR Aug 6, 2018 0

Prices maintained upward journey on the cotton market on Friday in the process of moderate trading, dealers said. The official spot rate extended over...

Slow arrivals of phutti push rates up on cotton market

PAR Aug 6, 2018 0

Slow arrivals of phutti pushed the rates further higher on the cotton market on Saturday in process of moderate trading, dealers said. The official sp...

Cotton prices remain fully tight

PAR Aug 3, 2018 0

Domestic cotton prices on the ready market remained very tight on Thursday due to low arrivals. Due to slower arrivals of the incoming new cotton crop...

Rates recover modestly on short supply

PAR Aug 3, 2018 0

Leading mills and spinners were conspicuous by their absence on the local market on Thursday due to short supply of fine quality, dealers said. The o...

Cotton prices firmer as dollar stabilizes

PAR Aug 2, 2018 0

Cotton prices stabilised on the local market on Wednesday as the dollar showed limited gains against the rupee in the process of trading, dealers said...