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  • Cotton yarn exports grow by 6.52 percent in two months

    By Oct 01, 2018 11:26 AM

    The exports of cotton yarn during first two months of the current financial year grew by 6.52 percent as compared to the corresponding period of last year. During the period from July-August 2018, about 79,733 metric tons of cotton yarn valuing $224.145 million was exported against 81,064 metric tons worth $210.418 million last year.

  • Linkages with China in textile discussed

    By Sep 12, 2018 5:05 PM

    LAHORE: The significance of textile sector in Pakistans economy can hardly be debated and in terms of strategy Punjab needs to place special emphasis on growing the value-added garment industry. This was discussed at a roundtable meeting convened by the Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT), which was attended by textile sector stakeholders.

  • Textile sector identifies three impediments

    By Sep 05, 2018 11:04 AM

    Textile division identified three pressing export impediments, including pending liabilities of Rs 115 billion with the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), cost/ease of doing business and the levy of custom duty on import of cotton for failing to achieve targets.

  • Textile exports reduced by 0.49 percent in July

    By Aug 27, 2018 11:36 AM

    Exports of textile group decreased by 0.49 percent in July 2018 to US $ 1,002.079 billion from US $ 1,006.971 billion for the same month a year before. According to Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS), export of cotton cloth decreased by 9.94 percent to US $ 144.210 million in July 2018 from US $ 160.123 million in July 2017 while export of bed wear decreased by 3.56 percent to US $ 164.764 million from US $ 170.849 million.

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Cotton: Maharashtra (13/Nov 10:55 AM)

AGD (BB/29M) 45,600 0 0.00 %
Akola (Fardar/25/27M) 0 0 100.00 %
NGP (MECH-1/28M) 0 0 100.00 %
NGP (MECH-1/29M) 46,100 0 0.00 %
Yarn: Punjab (27/Sep 03:48 PM)

Ludhiana(20S Comb(Wrap)) 176 0 0.00 %
Future Prices (13/Nov 10:49 AM)
ICE Cotton No.2 (USC/LB)
Dec 31, 2018 76.64 -1.04 -1.34 %
Mar 31, 2019 78.49 -0.93 -1.17 %
May 31, 2019 79.59 -0.95 -1.18 %
ZCE (Yuan/Ton)
Nov 30, 2018 14,410.00 -30.00 -0.21 %
Jan 31, 2019 14,755.00 -35.00 -0.24 %
Mar 31, 2019 15,145.00 -5.00 -0.03 %
Exchange Rates (13/Nov 10:49 AM)
1 US $ = Rs 72.55
-0.34 -0.47%
1 UK £ = Rs 93.42
10.92 13.24%
1 Eur € = Rs 81.59
-0.91 -1.10%
100 ¥en = Rs 63.64
-0.29 -0.45%
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