Tag: cotton growers

Cotton economy to benefit from export package

Clara Jan 13, 2017 0

Last Tuesday the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif announced a Rs 180 billion package of incentives for the sagging export sector which is expected to give...

Cotton prices firmer on restricted buying

Clara Jan 7, 2017 0

Rates were firm on the cotton market on Friday in the process of restricted buying by mills and spinners, dealers said. The official spot rate was unc...

Cotton prices firm on emerging demand by spinners

Clara Dec 29, 2016 0

The trade activity improved on the cotton market on Wednesday as spinners and mills took interest in fresh buying, dealers said. The official spot rat...

Cotton crop must be under supervision of 'my ministry': Bosan

Clara Dec 20, 2016 0

Federal Minister for food security and research Haji Sikandar Hayat Bosan has said that Cotton research Institutes and cotton crop must be under the s...

Government urged to grant bailout package cotton growers

PAR Dec 7, 2016 0

Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) has urged upon the Government to grant a relief and bailout package to cotton growers and convince them to...

Buyers on the sidelines to see fresh developments on cotton market

PAR Dec 6, 2016 0

Further decline was seen in trading activity on the cotton market on Monday as major buyers kept on the sidelines to observe developments related to t...

CCAC revises cotton production downward

PAR Dec 6, 2016 0

The Cotton Crop Assessment Committee (CCAC) on Monday revised cotton production estimates downward for the third time in the current season to 10.54 m...

CCAC may not revise cotton output

PAR Dec 5, 2016 0

Fearing price crisis in the country, the Cotton Crop Assessment Committee (CCAC) may not further revise cotton production estimates downward and would...

Wheat sowing advisory issued to avoid yield loss

PAR Nov 4, 2016 0

The Met Office has asked the farmers of rains dependent areas to sow wheat till November 15 to avoid a yield loss. It warned that cultivation latter t...

Weak disposition on cotton market

PAR Nov 4, 2016 0

Prices of ready seed cotton (Kapas/Phutti) decreased by about Rs 50 per 40 Kgs this week, while lint prices are reported to have conceded Rs 50 to Rs...

Government should patronise cotton growers: PCGA chief

PAR Oct 17, 2016 0

Chairman of Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) Dr Jeso Mal has said the government should patronise the cotton growers and it must ensure purc...

Choppy trade witnessed on cotton market

PAR Oct 7, 2016 0

After battering the Bahamas, hurricane Matthews was heading towards Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas which are presently forecast to only damage the...

2016-17: CCAC revises production estimates downward to 11.039 million bales

PAR Oct 7, 2016 0

The Cotton Crop Assessment Committee (CCAC) on Thursday revised cotton production estimates downward for the second time in the current season to 11.0...

Cotton crop sowing witnesses 15 percent decrease this year: Senate body told

PAR Oct 5, 2016 0

The area under cotton cultivation has recorded a significant decrease during the last 10 years generally in the country and especially in Punjab provi...

MinTex starts pest, crop management training programme for cotton growers

PAR Sep 19, 2016 0

Ministry of Textile Industry has started a training programme for cotton growers about pest control and crop management to enhance the cash crop outpu...