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Textile exports remain flat at $11.1 billion despite stimulus

In the first 10 months of the current FY 2018/19, textile exports remained flat at $11.1 billion as compared to the same period last...

Increasing Pakistani cotton demand in International markets

Mr Zafaryab Haider, Director General Pest Warning & Quality Control of Pesticides Punjab said that Pakistani cotton demand is increasing in the international markets....

Catastrophic PKR devaluation of 3.6pc in 24 hours

Recently, the 3.6pc rupees devaluation against dollar in less than 24 hours has been declared extremely disastrous for the nation. Chairman, Value Added Textile...

Heavy rains forecasted in cotton growing areas from May 9-17

According to the Multan Central Cotton Research Institute, from May 9-17 a widespread of rains and hailstorm are forecasted in cotton growing areas. A panic...

US cotton production projected to reach 21.8 million bales in 2019-2020

Since 2005, US cotton output is expected to swing back to the highest. According to the U.S. World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report,...

Yearly loss of Rs 52b endured by cotton farmers

Due to lower price offering of the commodity, on yearly basis cotton farmers suffer a Rs 52 billion loss. Consequently, farmers were compelled to...

Iran to increase cotton cultivation by 20pc

According to the Deputy Agriculture Minister the cotton cultivation land will increase 20pc to stand at 80,000 hectares in the existing Iranian year. Mr Hossein...

Mali strives to add value to cotton

In 2018, Mali’s economy could have raked in some $1.6 billion dollars only if the authorities had industrial processing units to add value to...

A resolution to restore import duty – National Assembly on Agricultural...

A unanimous decision was made by the Special Committee of the National Assembly on Agricultural Products to move a resolution in the National Assembly...

Continuous low cotton seed production in Malawi

According to Cotton Council of Malawi (CCM) executive director Cosmas Luwanda, despite various government interventions Malawi has failed to produce 100,000 metric tonnes of...