Tag: growers

Cotton market remains fully firm

PAR Nov 3, 2017 0

Cotton market remained tight on Thursday mainly on concern of the spinners that quality of lint may go down as and how the season progresses. Thus the...

Export of sugar approved by inter-ministerial body

PAR Sep 12, 2017 0

An inter-ministerial committee headed by Commerce Minister on Monday approved export of 1.5 million tons of sugar in three phases with a subsidy of Rs...

Growers asked to dry up fields as deluge poses threat

PAR Sep 12, 2017 0

Stagnant rainwater is feared to damage the standing crops especially cotton, the Met Office on Monday warned the farmers. It asked the growers to dry...

Less buying interest pushes cotton rates down

PAR Jun 20, 2017 0

Less buying interest pushed the rates further down on the cotton market on Monday in process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate was lowe...

Lacklustre business on cotton market

PAR Jun 19, 2017 0

Lacklustre business activity was witnessed on the cotton market on Saturday as main spinners kept on the sidelines owing to less buying interest, deal...

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 sizeable activity

PAR May 23, 2017 0

Prices maintained present levels on the cotton market on Monday in the process of sizeable trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was...

Spot prices rise on subdued business

PAR May 19, 2017 0

A few deals finalised on the cotton market on Thursday as the ginners were not keen to make new deals because rates were not matching with their psych...

Cotton market: trade activity may gain momentum on incentives news

PAR May 15, 2017 0

The volume of business was firm on the cotton market on Saturday following the announcement of incentives' package by the government for growers, deal...

No business activity on cotton market

PAR May 11, 2017 0

Both mills and spinners showed no buying interest on the cotton market on Wednesday during the day, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged...

Small business on cotton market

PAR May 10, 2017 0

Small business was witnessed on the cotton market on Tuesday during the day, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 6700, they said....

Listless business on cotton market

PAR May 9, 2017 0

Mills and spinners were conspicuous by their absence on the cotton market on Monday in the process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate wa...

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...

Cotton production rises by 10 percent

PAR Apr 19, 2017 0

Cotton production for year 2016-17 ended with a total output rising by 10 percent to 10.7 million bales, said Cotton Ginners Forum. Cotton production...

Agriculture department, PAD Boston sign MoU

PAR Apr 17, 2017 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department and Precision Agriculture for Development (PAD) Boston have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide we...