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Cotton spot rate falls on dollar’s slide

PAR Aug 1, 2018 0

Official spot rate slid on the cotton market on Tuesday following the persistent decline in dollar's value versus rupee and significant rise in phutti...

Cotton market: Prices fall further on hectic trade

PAR Jul 31, 2018 0

Prices drifted lower further on the cotton market on Monday amid significant improvement in the seed cotton arrivals, dealers said. The official spot...

Cotton market: Improved arrivals of seed cotton push rates lower

PAR Jul 30, 2018 0

Improved inflows of phutti pushed rates down on the cotton market on Saturday in the process of improved trading activity, dealers said. The official...

Cotton crop cultivated over 2.69 million hectares

PAR Jul 30, 2018 0

Cotton crop had been cultivated over 2.69 million hectares of land across the crop producing areas of the country to produce 14 million cotton bales f...

Steadier trend seen on cotton market

PAR Jul 26, 2018 0

Steadier trend prevailed on the cotton market on Tuesday as prices maintained overnight levels in the process of active trading, dealers said. The off...

Cotton sowing misses target on short supply of water

PAR Jul 24, 2018 0

Cotton sowing missed the desired target due to short supply of irrigation water, particularly in Sindh till June 29, dealers said on the cotton market...

Advisory for cotton growers

PAR Jul 23, 2018 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department has reiterated that grower should pay special attention towards weed eradications from cotton crop as production of...

Cotton market: Soaring prices hampered by correction

PAR Jul 23, 2018 0

An unprecedented rise in cotton prices hampered by technical correction on the local market on Saturday in process of modest trading, dealers said. Th...

Govt To Develop Best Quality Cotton Seed For Higher Yield: Ghazanfar

PAR Jul 23, 2018 0

Additional Secretary Agriculture Dr Ghazanfar Ali Khan has said the government was striving hard to develop best quality cotton seed varieties for get...

Cotton picking begins; farmers expect low yield

PAR Jul 19, 2018 0

Cotton picking has started in some areas of Sindh, and growers are upset due to low yield caused by persistent water scarcity. Usually, the deltaic r...

Cotton prices seen at season’s high

PAR Jul 19, 2018 0

No respite was seen in surge of the cotton rate on the local market on Wednesday in the process of modest trading activity, dealers said. The official...

APTMA decries duties on cotton imports in Pakistan

PAR Jul 18, 2018 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) has termed the re-imposition of 3 per cent customs duty and 2 per cent additional customs duty on t...

Pakistan lags behind peers in synthetic textiles exports

PAR Jul 18, 2018 0

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said Pakistani manufacturers should penetrate aggressively in the global synthetics products market which has long su...

Leave imported cotton alone

PAR Jul 18, 2018 0

It is no secret that the textile industry in Pakistan has already got its plate full of challenges when it comes to production and export. Rising cost...

ST on import of machinery: APTMA urges government to notify SRO for zero rating facility

par Jul 18, 2018 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Chairman Aamir Fayyaz has urged the government to notify zero rating facility of Sales tax on impor...