Tag: USDA

Cotton gains amid options expiry and mill fixations

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ICE cotton futures rose on Friday with the biggest one-day percentage gain in a week, supported by buying amid December optioons expiry and mill fixat...

ICE cotton climbs over 1 percent

PAR Oct 16, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures gained more than 1 percent on Friday on short-covering after a bearish monthly crop supply-demand report from the US government on...

New York cotton little changed

PAR Oct 10, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures closed a touch higher in low volume trade on Monday as investors remained on the sidelines ahead of a monthly crop supply and deman...

Cotton hits six-week low amid bumper harvest expectations

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ICE cotton futures settled nearly unchanged on Tuesday after hitting a six-week low earlier in the session amid expectations of a bountiful crop of th...

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 futures plunge on USDA estimates

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ICE cotton futures plunged over 4 percent on Tuesday, the biggest one day fall in a month, to settle limit down after the US Department of Agriculture...

Cotton prices fall as supply rises

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Prices continued slide on the cotton market on Wednesday as seed cotton supply improved in the process of trading, dealers said. The official spot rat...

Cotton near one-month low as larger crop outlook continues to weigh

par Aug 16, 2017 0

ICE cotton fell to a near one-month low on Thursday after data from the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) showed an improvement in crop conditions i...

Cotton hits over three-week low on bulk crop fears

par Aug 15, 2017 0

ICE cotton fell to a more than three-week low on Monday on expectations of higher production in the United States and as the dollar strengthened. Cott...

ICE cotton falls over 4 percent

par Aug 11, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures fell over 4 percent on Thursday to a two-week low after markets were surprised by supply estimates from the US Department of Agricu...

Cotton futures end near flat ahead of WASDE report

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ICE cotton futures ended almost flat in low volume trading on Wednesday as markets waited for the key supply and demand estimates report on Thursday....

USDA, ICARDA helping to develop virus resistant cotton varieties

PAR May 17, 2017 0

Cotton is the most important crop in Pakistan. A large population of our country is directly attached to this crop, says a press release issued here o...

CPEP helps Pakistan cope with cotton leaf curl virus

PAR Dec 14, 2016 0

The United States under its Cotton Productivity Enhancement Program (CPEP) project has helped Pakistan cope with cotton leaf curl virus (CLCuV) diseas...

Soybeans up for Fifth Session on Strong Chinese Demand

PAR Nov 23, 2016 0

Chicago soybean futures rose for a fifth consecutive session on Wednesday, hitting their highest in four months, buoyed by strong Chinese demand for U...

Community-managed hydropower plants: PPAF receives global recognition

PAR Nov 18, 2016 0

The Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF) here on Thursday received global recognition for its community managed Hydropower Plants. According to PP...