Tag: domestic market

Low turnover seen on cotton market

PAR Oct 6, 2017 0

On Thursday the turnover was low on the domestic market. The release of the cotton arrivals for the current season (2017/2018) shown by the Pakistan C...

Cotton market weakens ahead of Ashura holiday

PAR Sep 29, 2017 0

Since the beginning of this week, the cotton prices on the domestic market started to decline and have lost Rs 100 to about Rs 150 per maund (37.32 Kg...

Cotton prices fall in line with global track

PAR May 24, 2017 0

Cotton prices in line with the international track fell modestly on the local market on Tuesday, dealers said. The official spot rate after maintainin...

Cotton prices stable on low turnover

PAR Apr 28, 2017 0

Cotton prices on the domestic market remained stable on Thursday but turnover was said to be moderate with only about 225,000 bales (155 Kgs) of unsol...

Robust rise in cotton prices

PAR Feb 3, 2017 0

Ready cotton prices spiked up in the domestic market at mid-week following the global trend which tightened at most origins. Presumptions that China w...

6,500 MW to be added in national grid by October this year

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

Focusing on providing cheap and abundant electricity across the country, the government has ensured multiple power projects especially as part of th...

Ministry hints at cancelling sugar export plan

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

Commerce Minister, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan has convened a meeting of sugar price monitoring committee on Wednesday amid reports that sugar price...

Producers of urea blamed for low sale of surplus urea stock

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

The government has reportedly held local producers of urea responsible for the low sale of surplus imported stock of urea available with National Fert...

Cotton prices gain momentum on modest trade

PAR Jan 5, 2017 0

Prices moved up on the cotton market on Wednesday in the process of modest trade activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was higher by Rs 50 at...

Ministry backs, albeit reluctantly, urea export

PAR Jan 3, 2017 0

The Ministry of Commerce has half-heartedly supported the export of 0.3 million tons of urea manufactured on subsidised natural gas due to possible pr...

ECC approves 225,000 tons of sugar export from surplus stocks

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the cabinet on Wednesday approved export of 225,000  tons of sugar, spurred by an expected surplus of mor...

APTMA urges PM to announce much-awaited textile package

PAR Nov 23, 2016 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Punjab Chairman Syed Ali Ahsan has urged the government to restore the competitiveness of Punjab-based...

RLNG supply: PTEA concerned over imposition of distribution losses

PAR Nov 10, 2016 0

Pakistan Textile Exporters Association (PTEA) expressed grave concern over retrospective recovery of distribution losses and cost of RLNG supply to te...

Freezing the wheat support price

PAR Oct 31, 2016 0

With agriculture under distress for some time now, policymakers seem to be reviewing their policies to shore up a sector that is the backbone to the c...

Demand for higher quality cotton increases

PAR Oct 21, 2016 0

While offtake of both the lower and higher grades of cottons remains steady in the domestic market, the premium class of cottons are attracting higher...