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  • In Pakistan, yarn manufacturers demand duty-free cotton import

    By Oct 09, 2019 12:35 PM

    Request comes in wake of shortfall in country's output KARACHI: Yarn manufacturers have demanded that the government allow duty-free import of cotton in order to overcome a significant shortfall in domestic production and achieve the overall export target through textile, which is the largest export sector in the national economy.

  • More than the slowdown, news of slowdown has hit Rajasthans textile business

    By Aug 31, 2019 12:06 PM

    Jaipur, (KNN) More than the slowdown, there is another problem which has created trouble for the Rajasthan's textile sector MSMEs and retailers. The entrepreneurs from the region have said news especially the hyped ones are keeping the customers away from the shops.

  • EXCLUSIVE: Why are millions of jobs in the textile industry at risk

    By Aug 23, 2019 12:53 PM

    The troubles of the textile industry started from August last year. In 2018, when the government fixed the price of agricultural products, the price of cotton increased by 25 to 28 percent. We feel that due to election year, there was pressure on the government to give relief to the farmers. The industry has no objection that the government should give relief to the farmers, it is a good thing. But the difficulty is many.

  • Impact of Demonetisation, GST on Textile Industry: Modi government says this now

    By Jul 20, 2019 11:27 AM

    Impact of Demonetisation, GST on Textile Industry: PM Narendra Modi-led Union Government today said that no negative impact of demonetisation was observed by the Textile Ministry during its implementation of schemes and field visits. In a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha, Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani said, "Ministry of Textiles has not conducted a study on the impact of demonetization and GST on textile sector as no negative impact of demonetisation was observed by the Ministry during its implementation of schemes/field visits."

Spot Prices
Cotton: Maharashtra (23/Oct 10:16 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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