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Pakistan: Cotton Output Plunges 34 Percent by March 15.

By   /  April 5, 2016  /  Cotton News, Other Textile News  /  No Comments

Karachi, Pakistan – International The News reports in Pakistan that Cotton production fell 34.07 percent to 9.748 million bales up till March 15 of the current season from 14.785 million bales a year ago, Pakistan Cotton Ginners’ Association (PCGA) data showed. 

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Global 2015/16 Cotton Production Reduced Further in March.

By   /  March 29, 2016  /  Cotton News, Enewsletter, Featured News  /  No Comments

Washington, D.C. United States – However, cotton yarn imports by China have supplanted much of the domestic spinning declines; in 2015/16, China could import about 10 million bale-equivalents of raw fiber in the form of cotton yarn, triple the level imported 5 years ago.

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Pakistan: Cotton Production Declines 33.85 Percent.

By   /  March 8, 2016  /  Cotton News, Other Textile News  /  No Comments

Islamabad, Pakistan –  International The News reports that Pakistan’s cotton production dropped 33.85 percent to 9.727 million bales during this season to March 1, as pest attacks, inferior inputs and lowering yields continued to hit the crop. The country produced

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Pakistan Government Sets Cotton Output Target at 14.101 Million Bales for 2016/17.

By   /  March 1, 2016  /  Cotton News, Featured News, Other Textile News  /  No Comments

Lahore, Pakistan – The News reports that Pakistani government set the cotton production target for the next season at 14.101 million bales after betting on its plans to improve the output, which is on the downward trend during the current year owing to pest attacks and rainfalls.

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Pakistan: 9.4 Million Cotton Bales Reach Ginneries.

By   /  January 21, 2016  /  Cotton News, Other Textile News  /  No Comments

Islamabad, Pakistan – Business Recorder reports that Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) has issued the figures of cotton arrival up to January 15, 2016. Seed cotton (Phutti) equivalent to over 94,75,729 bales of cotton have reached ginneries across country as of January 15, showing a decrease of 33.51 per cent compared to corresponding period last […]

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Pakistan Cotton Market: Prices Higher on Rising Demand.

By   /  January 9, 2016  /  Cotton News, Other Textile News  /  No Comments

Islamabad, Pakistan – Business Recorder reports that rising demand by mills, pushed the rates further higher on the cotton market, dealers said. The official spot rate was up by Rs 50 to Rs 5,300, dealers said. In Sindh, prices of seed cotton were inert at Rs 1800 and Rs 2900 and in the Punjab,

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China 2015 Cotton Output Seen at 5.6 Million Tones.

By   /  December 23, 2015  /  Cotton News  /  No Comments

Beijing, China – Business Recorder reports that the world’s top cotton consumer, will produce 5.6 million tonnes of the fibre in 2015, down 9.3 percent from the previous year, said the National Bureau of Statistics on Friday, blaming the decline on a drop in planted acreage for this year’s crop.

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Pakistani Government Revises Down Cotton Forecast by 600,000 Bales.

By   /  December 22, 2015  /  Cotton News, Other Textile News  /  No Comments

Karachi, Pakistan – International The News reports that damages from the pest attack and viruses on the cotton in Punjab are likely to be extensive as the government has again revised its crop estimate by over half a million bales, officials said.

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Pakistan to Import 0.3 Million Cotton Bales from US.

By   /  May 26, 2015  /  Cotton News, Other Textile News  /  No Comments

Lahore, Pakistan – International The News reports that Pakistan, a cotton-producing country, has committed to import more than 0.3 million bales from US during the current 2014/15 fiscal year. “We believe there is potential for even greater sales of US cotton to this growing market,” said Dahlen K Hancock, president of Cotton Council International (CCI).

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Cotton Output Increases by 11% in Pakistan.

By   /  November 6, 2013  /  Cotton News  /  No Comments

Karachi, Pakistan – Dawn reports about a growth of 11 percent in cotton output of Pakistan. Higher flow of phutti (seed cotton) from cotton fields into ginneries helped increase cotton production by 11.02 per cent at 7.606 million bales during last month as against 6.851m bales produced in the corresponding period last year.

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