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PFMA urges government to formulate policy for disposal of wheat stocks

PAR Apr 28, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) Central Executive Committee has urged the government to devise a solid policy for disposal of large wheat stoc...

SECP approves wheat futures contracts on PMEX

PAR Apr 26, 2017 0

In an endeavour to augment the portfolio of agricultural commodities in domestic futures market, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (S...

CBOT wheat futures down on larger Canadian plantings data

PAR Apr 25, 2017 0

Chicago Board of Trade wheat futures settled down 1-1/4 cents to $4.50 per bushel on Friday after hitting a contract low on data showing larger-than-e...

PFMA urges government to ensure rebate refunds

PAR Apr 24, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA-Punjab) leadership has claimed that non-payment of refunds of Rs 12-15 billion under the head of rebate on whea...

Upcountry growers urged to plan wheat harvesting

PAR Apr 24, 2017 0

The Met Office has said that the farmers of upcountry should chalk out plans for wheat harvesting keeping in view the dry weather ahead. It said that...

US wheat futures down

PAR Apr 22, 2017 0

US wheat futures closed down on a technical setback and ample global stocks, analysts said on Wednesday. CBOT May wheat settled down 3-1/2 cents at $4...

Wheat procurement policy: Punjab government to purchase four million tons of wheat from farmers

PAR Apr 14, 2017 0

Provincial Minister for Food Bilal Yasin has said that Punjab govt. would purchase 4 million metric tons wheat from farmers throughout the province an...

Government urged to announce ‘issue price’ of wheat

PAR Apr 13, 2017 0

Stakeholders related to agriculture sector including growers, sharecroppers, researchers, and lawyers here on Wednesday demanded the government to dec...

Disposal of surplus stock a problem: KP and Balochistan governments not buying wheat from Passco: minister

PAR Apr 12, 2017 0

The governments of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan did not purchase wheat from Pakistan Agricultural Storage & Supplies Corporation (Passco), w...

European wheat prices little changed

PAR Apr 11, 2017 0

European wheat prices were little changed on Friday but the market was underpinned by news of a purchase by major importer Algeria which was expected...

Growers to be facilitated in procurement of wheat

PAR Apr 6, 2017 0

Commissioner Sukkur Muhammad Abbas Baloch has said that fair and transparent wheat procurement process is the top most priority of the government and...

ST on wheat barn baffles over 1,000 flour mills

PAR Mar 29, 2017 0

The Federal Board of Revenue's (FBR) field formation has created confusion among over 1,000 flour mills by charging sales tax on wheat bran (a by-prod...

Government urged not to allow direct wheat export

PAR Mar 29, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA-Punjab) has warned the government not to take any decision on wheat export without taking the flour milling sec...

Government urged to allow wheat export through sea route

PAR Mar 20, 2017 0

The Punjab Flour Mills Association (PFMA) leadership has urged the government to open wheat export through sea route for disposing of the surplus stoc...

Regional, international markets: PFMA for export of surplus wheat, flour

PAR Mar 16, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) on Wednesday called for better export policy for flour and wheat so that the big surplus stock can be exported...