Tag: production

Cotton inches lower ahead of US export data

PAR Sep 29, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures edged lower on Wednesday in subdued trading as traders remained cautious ahead of a weekly report on US export sales. Cotton contra...

Cotton slides nearly two percent as funds liquidate

PAR Jul 11, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures slipped nearly 2 percent on Monday in the biggest one-day percentage drop in over two weeks as speculators kept selling their net l...

Cotton sowing target missed by whopping 12 percent

PAR Jul 6, 2017 0

Pakistan has missed the cotton sowing target by a wide margin of 12 percent in the current crop season, which would compromise the production target o...

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 hits 4-1/2 months low

PAR Jun 16, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures fell to a 4-1/2-months low on Wednesday on expectations of increased production in the United States. Government data on Monday sho...

Trade activity fails to gain momentum

PAR Jun 16, 2017 0

Trade activity failed to gain momentum on the cotton market on Thursday in the process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rate, after one-day...

Sluggish business on cotton market

PAR Jun 13, 2017 0

Slow business activity was witnessed on the cotton market on Monday due to expectations of better than expected cotton production this year, dealers s...

Ministry opposes deregulation of sugarcane price

PAR Jun 5, 2017 0

The Ministry of Industries and Production has reportedly opposed deregulation of sugarcane price as the three provinces are against any such move, wel...

CBOT soyabean futures rise on bargain buying

PAR Apr 22, 2017 0

Chicago Board of Trade soyabean futures rose on Wednesday on bargain buying, including short-covering after some concerns arose about the Argentine cr...

250 farmers engage in training workshops on soil fertility

PAR Apr 3, 2017 0

Around 250 farmers were engaged in four training workshops on soil fertility, sustainable rice production and water productivity. Three village traini...

Habib Bank opens branch in China, eyes CPEC opportunity

PAR Mar 29, 2017 0

Habib Bank, one of the largest private banks in Pakistan which opened its branch in Urumqi, is eyeing opportunities connected with the China-Pakistan...

PCGA submits budget proposals to NA body

PAR Mar 24, 2017 0

"We would not be able to run our ginning factories in next season of 2017-18 due to burden of taxes and other crises," said Chairman of Pakistan Cotto...

Thar coal cheapest solution to tame energy crisis

PAR Mar 23, 2017 0

Thar coal is the cheapest solution to tame energy crisis which continue to compromise significant of the GDP while consensus on Kalabagh Dam is a matt...

Sugar turns bitter for Pakistanis as millers make illegal profits

PAR Mar 21, 2017 0

KARACHI: Pakistan's sugar millers are all set to earn around Rs 65 billion in the current season by selling sugar at exorbit...

Bogus claims: Ministry withholds imbursement to fertilizer companies until audit

PAR Mar 10, 2017 0

The Ministry of National Food Security and Research has reportedly withheld imbursement to fertilizer companies against supply of fertilizer until aud...