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  • Cotton prices stable on strong buying by mills

    By Aug 19, 2019 10:39 AM

    Strong mills' buying helped the rates to sustain present levels on the cotton market on Saturday, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 7750, they added. In ready session, about 8000 bales of cotton changed hands between Rs 7600 and Rs 8000, they said. Rates of seed cotton per 40kg in Sindh were at Rs 3000-3300, in Punjab prices were at Rs 3300-3700, they said. In Balochistan, seed cotton prices were at Rs 3500-3600, they said.

  • WEEKLY COTTON REVIEW: partial trading starts after Eidul Azha holidays

    By Aug 19, 2019 10:35 AM

    The prices of cotton remained stable over all. The quality of crop effected due to rain while the rains caused little damage to the crop. The increasing trend was seen in the prices of cotton in the international market. In the local cotton market partial trading was started after long Eidul Azha holidays. The needy mills took interest in trading while ginners had stocked the Phutti before the starting of Eidul Azha holidays and they had started making bales before Eid. Due to holidays new picking was not started but now snatchers has started picking. It is hoped that by Monday or Tuesday markets and businesses will be fully operational.

  • Selective buying of cotton in post-holiday session

    By Aug 17, 2019 12:00 PM

    Selective buying was witnessed on the cotton market on Friday in the process of post-holiday session, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 7750, they added. In ready session, about 2000 bales of cotton changed hands between Rs 7650 and Rs 7800, they said. Rates of seed cotton per 40kg in Sindh were at Rs 3000-3300, in Punjab prices were at Rs 3300-3700, they said. In Balochistan, seed cotton prices were at Rs 3500-3600, they said.

  • Cotton futures hover near two-week high on hot weather, strong sales data

    By Aug 17, 2019 11:01 AM

    ICE cotton futures edged up on Friday, hitting a two-week peak, helped by hot weather in major cotton growing regions in the United States and strong export sales data, with the natural fiber battling demand woes. The most-active cotton contract on ICE Futures US, the second-month December contract, rose 0.44 cent, or 0.74 %, at 60.06 cents per lb at 12:53 pm EDT. It earlier rose to 60.18 cents a lb, its highest since Aug. 2.

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  • SUCCESS STORY OF FARMER IN MH

    BABAN YEDE (Contact No 9503490538)

    Farmer 23/Aug/2017

    Myself Baban Bhagwan Yede, staying At Post Anjanvati Village, Dist. Beed, (MH). I stay in a village whose population is about3000 and nearly 350 families belong to the farming community. I am 56 years farmer and did my 4th Std. My educational carrier I had decided to do the farming in a better way. I am having 13 acres of land, in which we use 4 acres of land for growing cotton, 5 acres of land for growing Udit and on balance 3 acres other crop like turmeric etc.

  • ACCORDING TO MUKESH TAYEGI JI GOVERNMENT SHOULD ALLOW DUTY FREE IMPORT AND EXPORT OF RAW COTTON

    MUKESH TAYEGI VICE PRESIDENT OF NITMA

    NITMA 19/Aug/2017

    ACCORDING TO MUKESH TAYEGI JI GOVERNMENT SHOULD ALLOW DUTY FREE IMPORT AND EXPORT OF RAW COTTON WHICH IS CURRENTLY IN POLICY AND SHOULD BE CONTINUED, TO HAVE GOOD TRADE IN UPCOMING DAYS.

  • SUCCESS STORY OF FARMER IN MH

    Vinod Dhangar (Contact No.8888382972)

    Farmer 12/Aug/2017

    Myself Vinod Ravindra Dhangar, staying at Visteda Village, Dist. Jalgaon, (MH). I stay in a village whose population is about 20000 and nearly 800-900 families belong to the farming community. I am 30 years old farmer and did my SSC. My father is doing farming from years together but the type of farming was a traditional one. After my educational carrier, I had decided to help my father and to do the farming in a better way. I am having 8 acres of land, in which we use 5 acres of land for growing cotton, and on balance 3 acres another crop like Moong.

Spot Prices
Cotton: Maharashtra (19/Aug 01:33 PM)

AGD (BB/29M) 42,500 0 0.00 %
Akola (Fardar/25/27M) 0 0 100.00 %
NGP (MECH-1/28M) 0 0 100.00 %
NGP (MECH-1/29M) 43,200 0 0.00 %
Yarn: Punjab (23/Jul 11:59 AM)

Ludhiana(20S Comb(Wrap)) 180 0 0.00 %
Future Prices (19/Aug 01:30 PM)
ICE Cotton No.2 (USC/LB)
Dec 31, 2019 59.75 0.45 0.76 %
Mar 31, 2020 60.48 0.38 0.63 %
May 31, 2020 61.34 0.35 0.57 %
ZCE (Yuan/Ton)
Sep 30, 2019 12,345.00 5.00 0.04 %
Nov 30, 2019 12,610.00 -5.00 -0.04 %
Exchange Rates (19/Aug 01:31 PM)
1 US $ = Rs 71.32
0.18 0.25%
1 UK £ = Rs 86.55
0.06 0.07%
1 Eur € = Rs 79.10
0.19 0.24%
100 ¥en = Rs 67.03
0.14 0.21%
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