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PCGA finds record fall in Multan cotton production

PAR Nov 20, 2017 0

Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) registered record decline in cotton production in Multan among 11 districts of Punjab. Other districts incl...

Trade activity down on cotton market

PAR Nov 20, 2017 0

Trade activity slowed down on the cotton market on Saturday in the absence of leading buyers, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs...

Cotton hits two-month high

PAR Nov 20, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures crept up after hitting their highest in more than two months, buoyed by bullish sentiment after US government data showed export sa...

Volume of business falls ahead of PCGA report

PAR Nov 17, 2017 0

Volume of business slowed down on Thursday ahead of the Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) report, dealers said. The official spot rate halted...

Govt body proposes sugar export of 1.5mln tonnes

PAR Nov 17, 2017 0

LAHORE: Sugar Advisory Board (SAB), an inter-provincial body, proposed the government to allow sugar export of 1.5 million tonnes as sweetener s...

PHMEA demands clearance of duty drawback claims

PAR Nov 16, 2017 0

Central Chairman Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers and Exporters Association Dr Khurram Anwar Khawaja has said that the value-added textile industry is f...

Cotton edges lower on rising harvest pressure

PAR Nov 16, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures dipped on Tuesday weighed down by growing harvest pressure, with federal data showing steady progress in the US cotton harvest. Cot...

Prices continue to fall on cotton market

PAR Nov 15, 2017 0

Prices continued to slide on the cotton market on Tuesday despite sustained buying by mills and spinners, dealers said. The official spot rate failed...

Cotton gains amid options expiry and mill fixations

PAR Nov 13, 2017 0

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...

Panic buying amid fears of further rise in cotton prices

PAR Nov 8, 2017 0

After hitting three-month highs, prices held the present levels amid hovering fears of further increase in rates in the near future, dealers said on t...

New York cotton inches up on spillover buying

PAR Nov 8, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures inched up on Monday supported by gains in other commodities markets, ahead of crop progress data from the US government due later i...

Kurai asks businessmen to export textile items to Japan

PAR Nov 8, 2017 0

Pakistani textiles articles should be exported to Japan in order to reduce the import-export deficit, stated Takashi Kurai, Ambassador of Japan to Pak...

Cotton prices likely to hit three-month high

PAR Nov 7, 2017 0

Cotton prices likely to hit three-month high level at Rs 7000 in the coming days if weather condition not improves, dealers said on the local market o...

PM’s package: government releases Rs 14 billion for phase-I

PAR Nov 6, 2017 0

The government has released Rs 14 billion for the implementation of phase-I of the Prime Minister's Export Incentives Package against the exporters' c...

Textile exports increasing gradually: minister

PAR Nov 6, 2017 0

Federal Minister for Commerce and Textile/Chairman Federal Textile Board Pervaiz Malik on Saturday said that textile industry was making progress in t...