Tag: textile products

Cotton prices make modest gains

Clara Jan 10, 2017 0

Cotton prices maintained slight gains amid restricted selling by ginners, dealers said on the local market on Monday. The official spot rate was uncha...

Cotton prices gain momentum on modest trade

Clara 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...

Italian businessmen due in December: PRGMEA chief

PAR Nov 30, 2016 0

Central Chairman Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA), Ijaz A Khokhar has disclosed that delegation of Italian...

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...

Readymade Technical Training Institute All necessary arrangements being finalised: PRGMEA chairman

PAR Oct 24, 2016 0

Central Chairman Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA) Ijaz A Khokhar on Sunday said that necessary arrangement...

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...

Preferential treatment to textiles: US rejects key demand

PAR Oct 19, 2016 0

United States of America (USA) on Tuesday rejected Pakistan's foremost demand of preferential treatment to its textile products in the US market, sayi...

Good quality cotton commands premium

PAR Oct 14, 2016 0

Higher grades of cottons are attracting premium upto Rs 600 per maund (37.32 Kgs) and the domestic market is reported to be fully steady after the two...

Mills buying fine quality of cotton

PAR Oct 1, 2016 0

Mills continued buying of fine quality on the cotton market on Friday, dealers said. The official spot rate lost further Rs 50 to Rs 6000, dealers sai...

Cotton market: rates firm on hectic trade activity

PAR Sep 29, 2016 0

A brisk activity was witnessed on the cotton market on Wednesday as mills and spinners were busy in replenishing their stocks at current rates, dealer...

Trade, investment: Uzbek team visits APTMA Punjab to explore opportunities

PAR Sep 9, 2016 0

A Special Working Group from Uzbekistan visited the All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Punjab office here on Thursday to explore bilateral...

Cotton market: mills make fresh deals on declining rates

PAR Sep 8, 2016 0

Official spot rate declined further on the cotton market on Wednesday in the process of improved business activity, dealers said. The official spot ra...

Marked reduction in textile products squanders GSP Plus opportunity away

PAR Aug 10, 2016 0

Lack of enabling environment and marked reduction in textile products has mitigated benefits of the generalized system of preferences (GSP) Plus from...

Taxes, surcharges contributing towards high cost of doing business

PAR May 5, 2016 0

Number of taxes, duties and surcharges on business and trade are excessive inflating the cost of doing-business and rendering the textile products unc...

Pakistan witnessed rise in value added textile exports by 7.5pc in FY2014-15

PAR Jul 29, 2015 0

Pakistan’s exports of value-added textile products witnessed raise by 7.5 percent to $4.517 billion in 2014-15 from $4.202bn a year ago. Also exports...