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  • DTN Cotton Close: Lower on Harvest Selling

    By Oct 22, 2019 12:26 PM

    The cotton market was lower Monday as weekend harvesting efforts did bring out some fixation selling. To that end, Monday afternoon USDA will report on the latest harvest pace for the 2019 crop. Last week saw the crop was some 32% harvested. Of course, as the harvest deepens, and the cash pipeline becomes full. Merchants will not be so willing to chase prices higher.

  • Cleveland on Cotton: When Will Chinese Yes Finally Mean Yes

    By Oct 19, 2019 11:27 AM

    Cotton eased higher on the week, but struggled to post a daily close above 65.50 and settled the week at 65.16. This marks another building block in the market’s attempt to establish an uptrend. Of a somewhat negative technical note, Friday’s settling price was lower than the Friday opening.

  • DTN Cotton Close: China Hopes, Good Sales, Keep Rally Alive

    By Oct 19, 2019 11:11 AM

    December cotton closed up $0.17 on Friday, ending the week with the fourth consecutive higher daily close at 65.16 cents per pound. Friday’s close is close to the highest finish since July. Helping the push to higher levels — which has seen December now rally more than 8 1/2 cents from the contract low set on August 26 — was some good news in the form of solid export sales, and there appears to be more optimism that a U.S.-China trade deal may be closer to becoming final. The weakening U.S. dollar index has also helped export prospects.

  • Cotton On and Target Australia stop buying cotton from Xinjiang over human rights concerns

    By Oct 18, 2019 10:51 AM

    Cotton On Group completed an internal investigation into its supply chain after Four Corners revealed in July that Uyghur Muslims were being rounded up as part of a detention program and forced to work in textile factories in Xinjiang. Four Corners also revealed that Target Australia was already conducting an internal review into where it sourced its cotton from in Xinjiang.

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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 (22/Oct 10:25 AM)

AGD (BB/29M) 38,500 0 0.00 %
Akola (Fardar/25/27M) 0 0 100.00 %
NGP (MECH-1/28M) 0 0 100.00 %
NGP (MECH-1/29M) 39,200 0 0.00 %
Yarn: Punjab (28/Sep 11:31 AM)

Ludhiana(20S Comb(Wrap)) 168 0 0.00 %
Future Prices (23/Oct 10:11 AM)
ICE Cotton No.2 (USC/LB)
Dec 31, 2019 64.51 -0.20 -0.31 %
Mar 31, 2020 65.31 -0.22 -0.34 %
May 31, 2020 65.99 -0.22 -0.33 %
ZCE (Yuan/Ton)
Nov 30, 2019 12,340.00 -20.00 -0.16 %
Exchange Rates (23/Oct 10:11 AM)
1 US $ = Rs 70.93
0.01 0.01%
1 UK £ = Rs 65.47
-26.25 -28.62%
1 Eur € = Rs 78.89
-0.13 -0.16%
100 ¥en = Rs 65.47
0.13 0.20%
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