Tag: Cotton Crop

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...

Spotlight: Pakistan's agriculture faces major blow due to water scarcity

PAR Jul 17, 2018 0

Noor Ahmad Leghari, a farmer in Nawab Shah district of Pakistan's south Sindh province, is worried about the future of his cotton crop as he couldn't...

Cotton farmers asked to consult department against pests’ attack

PAR Jul 16, 2018 0

The Met Office (MO) on Saturday asked the farmers to consult the agriculture department to safeguard standing cotton crop against the pests' onslaught...

Tight conditions on cotton market

PAR Jul 13, 2018 0

Tight conditions prevailed on the domestic ready cotton on Thursday as the old crop (August 2017/July 2018) has already been sold out. Moreover, late...

Collapse of Pakistan cotton sector

PAR Jul 11, 2018 0

Decrease in cotton acreage, per hectare yield and imprudent government policies have taken a heavy toll on cotton production. According to Pakistan Ce...

Cotton futures mark over six-week low

PAR Jul 4, 2018 0

ICE cotton futures nudged lower on Tuesday to hit an over six-week low ahead of a federal holiday, amid a trade dispute between the United States, the...

Prices rise on cotton market

PAR Jul 4, 2018 0

Rates maintained rising trend on the cotton market on Tuesday in the process of improved trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate gained...

Water shortage brings agricultural damage to Pakistan

PAR Jul 3, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: Increasing relentless water shortage nowadays in Pakistan is effecting major crops and the targets related to the agricultural land, menaci...

Meager sales on cotton market

PAR Jun 29, 2018 0

Few sales on the ready cotton market were reported on Thursday. Even though the domestic spinners are reported to be doing well, it appears that many...

Spot rate rises

PAR Jun 29, 2018 0

Official spot rate went up on the cotton market on Thursday as reports of rains propelled mills and spinners to make deals despite higher rates, deale...

Late phutti arrivals hit cotton trading

PAR Jun 25, 2018 0

Listless conditions prevailed on the cotton market past week owing to late arrival of phutti (seed cotton) and high rates being demanded by ginners....

Slowdown on cotton market due to Eid holidays

PAR Jun 15, 2018 0

Activities on the ready cotton market slowed on Thursday as Friday through next Monday, (15th to 18th June 2018) both days inclusive, are public holid...

Subdued conditions on cotton market

PAR May 25, 2018 0

On the ready cotton market, traders in Karachi reported easy and dull conditions prevailing on Thursday. Even though hardly about 100,000 bales of cot...

Bosan optimistic about cotton crop’s prospects

PAR May 24, 2018 0

Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Sikander Hayat Bosan chaired the 86th meeting of all Pakistan Central Committee held at Minis...

Pink Bollworm termed as biggest threat to cotton crop

PAR May 3, 2018 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department (PAD) termed the Pink Bollworm as one of the biggest threat for cotton crop in Punjab and decided to distribute Goss...