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  • Cotton prices down on robust crop conditions, strong dollar

    By Jul 17, 2019 10:45 AM

    ICE cotton futures fell over 1% on Tuesday, on good crop conditions and planting progress in major growing regions in the United States, while a robust dollar kept the natural fiber close to three-year lows touched last week. The most-active cotton contract on ICE Futures US, the second-month December contract settled down 0.89 cent, or 1.39%, at 63.06 cents per lb.

  • DTN Cotton Close: Moderately Lower on Chinese Comment

    By Jul 17, 2019 10:40 AM

    The cotton market gave back about half of its Monday gains on Tuesday. Although volume was light, Monday’s up-day volume was not much better. The market also sagged when President Donald Trump said, referencing the U.S./China trade talks, “We have a ways to go.” That utterance was obviously heard as the two nations are nowhere close to a trade deal.

  • Volume of business rises on cotton market

    By Jul 17, 2019 10:35 AM

    Volume of business showed significant improvement on the cotton market on Tuesday as some leading mills took interest in fresh buying of fine quality, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 8300, they added. In ready session, around 10,000 bales of cotton changed hands between Rs 8300-8550, they said. Rates of seed cotton per 40 kg from Lower Sindh were at Rs 3700-4100 and in Punjab prices were at Rs 3700-4200, they said.

  • Cotton prices up 2 percent on crop damage concerns, short covering

    By Jul 16, 2019 12:35 PM

    ICE cotton futures climbed 2 percent on Monday, after slipping to a three-year low in the previous session, as investors covered their shorts and on concerns of crop damage in major cotton-growing regions due to Hurricane Barry. The most-active cotton contract on ICE Futures US, the second-month December contract settled up 1.27 cent, or 2%, at 63.95 cents per lb.

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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 (17/Jul 10:38 AM)

AGD (BB/29M) 43,800 0 0.00 %
Akola (Fardar/25/27M) 0 0 100.00 %
NGP (MECH-1/28M) 0 0 100.00 %
NGP (MECH-1/29M) 44,500 0 0.00 %
Yarn: Punjab (27/Jun 05:27 PM)

Ludhiana(20S Comb(Wrap)) 183 0 0.00 %
Future Prices (17/Jul 06:45 PM)
ICE Cotton No.2 (USC/LB)
Dec 31, 2019 62.78 -0.28 -0.44 %
Mar 31, 2020 64.00 -0.27 -0.42 %
May 31, 2020 65.10 0.08 0.12 %
ZCE (Yuan/Ton)
Jul 31, 2019 0.00 0.00 100.00 %
Sep 30, 2019 13,060.00 -30.00 -0.23 %
Exchange Rates (17/Jul 06:44 PM)
1 US $ = Rs 68.82
0.11 0.16%
1 UK £ = Rs 85.40
0.06 0.07%
1 Eur € = Rs 77.20
0.16 0.21%
100 ¥en = Rs 63.56
0.10 0.16%
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