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  • DTN Cotton Closing: Tuesday Was a Rollercoaster

    By May 27, 2020 10:58 AM

    The cotton market posted triple-digit gains in the early going Tuesday, but by the clanging of the closing bell, prices were muted. The cotton market posted triple-digit gains in the early going Tuesday, but by the clanging of the closing bell, prices were muted. Spot July lead the bullish charge, nearly hurdling the 60-cent mark, but was turned away with on-call fixation selling as well as outright speculative selling. Volume was an ordinary 23,498 contracts traded.

  • Maharashtra: Delays in Procurement, Reduced Rates Leave Cotton Farmers Rattled

    By May 23, 2020 12:16 PM

    Out of total 410 lakh quintal of cotton production estimated this year, only 108.98 lakh quintal have been procured by the government and private markets so far.The COVID-19 induced lockdown and the consequent limitations on transport and gathering has left cotton farmers in Maharashtra rattled, as 60% of the cotton harvest in the state is yet to be procured.

  • Dullness prevails on cotton market

    By May 21, 2020 11:19 AM

    The cotton market remained dull despite easing of lockdown. Market sources told that cotton trading will fully resume after Eid holidays. They also said that after the easing of the lockdown the demand of the textile products is increased to some extent but the trading of yarn and cotton will fully resume after Ramazan and Eid holidays.

  • CCI procures record 92 lakh bales of cotton this season

    May 21, 2020 10:38 AM

    P Alli Rani, CMD, CCI said that this is a global record of procurement by any single agency. The total procurement by CCI is valued at around Rs 25,000 crore. The Cotton Corporation of India (CCI) procured a record 92 lakh bales from cotton growing regions across the country on Wednesday, according to top of the corporation. P Alli Rani, CMD, CCI said that this is a global record of procurement by any single agency. The total procurement by CCI is valued at around Rs 25,000 crore. CCI had purchased a record 90 lakh bales in the year 2008, which was again a national record, she said.

Interview
  • 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 (27/May 05:00 PM)

AGD (BB/29M) 32,400 0 0.00 %
Akola (Fardar/25/27M) 0 0 100.00 %
NGP (MECH-1/28M) 0 0 100.00 %
NGP (MECH-1/29M) 33,200 100 0.30 %
Yarn: Punjab (27/May 05:36 PM)

Ludhiana(20S Comb(Wrap)) 165 0 0.00 %
Future Prices (27/May 04:54 PM)
ICE Cotton No.2 (USC/LB)
Jul 31, 2020 58.52 0.17 0.29 %
Dec 31, 2020 58.26 -0.09 -0.15 %
Mar 01, 2021 59.15 0.02 0.03 %
ZCE (Yuan/Ton)
May 31, 2020 0.00 0.00 100.00 %
Jul 31, 2020 11,330.00 25.00 0.22 %
Sep 30, 2020 11,605.00 30.00 0.26 %
Exchange Rates (27/May 05:11 PM)
1 US $ = Rs 75.71
0.06 0.08%
1 UK £ = Rs 93.28
-0.07 -0.07%
1 Eur € = Rs 83.45
0.43 0.52%
100 ¥en = Rs 70.23
-0.14 -0.20%
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