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APTMA laments duty on cotton imports, urges govt to help increase exports

PAR Jul 10, 2018 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Senior Vice Chairman, Zahid Mazhar, while commenting on the issuance of SRO 847(I)/2018 dated 4 Jul...

SHC dismisses urgent petition filed by M/s Dawn Leather

PAR Jul 9, 2018 0

The Sindh High Court (SHC) has dismissed urgent hearing petition filed by filed by M/s Dawn Leather Industries against detention of three consignments...

Customs Court grants bail to suspects involved in betel nuts smuggling case

PAR Jul 9, 2018 0

The Customs Court granted bail to suspects namely Ihsan Ullah son of Muhammad Ullah and Abdul Rahman son of Abdul Baqi against the surety of Rs100,000...

ICE cotton futures jump three percent

PAR Jul 9, 2018 0

ICE cotton futures climbed 3 percent on Friday, helped by concerns that dry weather in major producing region Texas could hurt output, as the natural...

Cotton prices hit season’s high level

PAR Jul 9, 2018 0

Cotton prices hit season's high on the local market on Saturday in the process of selective business activity, dealers said. The official spot rate m...

Cotton prices higher on rising demand

PAR Jul 9, 2018 0

Prices showed further increase on the cotton market on Friday amid rising demand by spinners, dealers said. The official spot rate rose by Rs 100 to R...

With shallow reserves, the next govt is in deep water

PAR Jul 9, 2018 0

According to Irsa, Pakistan had only 0.89 million acre feet (MAF) of water remaining in storage on July 2 as against 6.81 MAF on the same day last yea...

Better Cotton is 14 pc of global cotton: BCI report

PAR Jul 9, 2018 0

Better Cotton now accounts for 14 per cent of global cotton production, a 2 per cent increase on 2016, according to the BCI 2017 annual report, launch...

Advisory for cotton growers

PAR Jul 6, 2018 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department has urged the cotton growers to pay special heed towards removal of weeds in cotton crop as these serve as debris fo...

Cotton prices rise sharply due to tight supply

PAR Jul 6, 2018 0

Due to delay and interruption caused by the recent rains, arrivals of new crop (August 2018/July 2019) in Pakistan slowed down over the past week or t...

Subdued business witnessed

PAR Jul 6, 2018 0

Cotton prices maintained upward trend on the local market on Thursday in the process of subdued business activity, dealers said. The official spot rat...

Shahtaj Sugar Mills Limited

PAR Jul 6, 2018 0

Shahtaj Sugar Mills Limited was incorporated in Pakistan on March 27, 1965 as a public limited company under the Companies Ordinance with a registered...

Rice Exports 29.15% Increased As Compared To Last Year

PAR Jul 6, 2018 0

Rice exports from the country during 11 months of current financial year witnessed 29.15 percent increase as compared to the exports of corresponding...

FBR imposes 2pc duty on cotton imports

PAR Jul 6, 2018 0

KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Thursday imposed two percent customs duty on imports of cotton and yarn to encourage use of the local c...

Data of 8.7 million farmers in Punjab computerised

PAR Jul 6, 2018 0

LAHORE: Minister Livestock and Dairy Development Provincial Minister Mian Nauman Kabeer on Friday said the provincial livestock and dairy development...