Tag: PCCC

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...

Customs duty, ST re-imposed on import of cotton

PAR Jun 6, 2018 0

Customs duty, additional custom duty and sales tax has been re-imposed @ 3%, 1% and 5% on the import of cotton with effect from July 15, 2018 to maint...

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...

Rs2.5b allocated to improve cotton output: Bosan

PAR May 9, 2018 0

Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Haji Sikandar Hayat Bosan said on Monday that the Centre had allocated Rs2.5 billion funds to...

Govt Establish Rs 2.5 Billion Cotton Endowment Fund For Enhancing Crop Output

PAR May 2, 2018 0

The government has established cotton endowment fund with an initial worth of Rs 2.5 billion in order to create indigenous resources for conducting re...

PCCC & Cotton Commissioner: administrative control transferred to MNFS&R

PAR Mar 20, 2018 0

Ministry of Commerce and Textile (Textile Division) has notified the transfer of administrative control of Pakistan Central Cotton Committee (PCCC) an...

Administrative control of PCCC likely to rest with food ministry

PAR Jan 29, 2018 0

Deputy Chairman Planning Comm-ission Sartaj Aziz-led committee has agreed in principle to transfer the administrative control of Pakistan Central Cott...

Seed cotton prices up on sustained demand

PAR Nov 23, 2017 0

Seed cotton prices went up on the cotton market on Wednesday in the process of moderate trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was ine...

Scientists urged to be innovative in countering climate changes

PAR Oct 11, 2017 0

Chairman, International Cotton Researchers Association (ICRA), Dr Michell Fok said that scientists need to keep being innovative or think differently...

Cotton prices steady on back of strong demand

PAR Sep 26, 2017 0

Prices firmed on the back of persistent demand by leading buyers, dealers said on the cotton market on Monday. The official spot rate was inert at Rs...

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...

Goverment Strengthening Cotton Research Development Program to Increase Production

PAR Nov 2, 2016 0

Planning and coordination of cotton research and development programme among federal and provincial cotton research institutions was being strengthene...

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...

11.272m bales of 170 kgs of Cotton Crop expected CCAC

PAR Sep 7, 2016 0

The First meeting of Cotton Crop Assessment Committee (CCAC) for the season 2016-17 was informed on Tuesday that the health of cotton crop was better...