Pakistan raw Cotton imports witness slump in June


Pakistan’s raw Cotton imports slumped by 36.69% from a month earlier to 22,707 tonnes in June while advanced 22.88% as compared to the same month last year, latest data released by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) showed.

Pakistan imported 35,868 tonnes on raw Cotton in May and 18,479 tonnes in June last year.

Raw Cotton imports into the country during the period from July to June of 2015-16 financial year is recorded at 436,173 tonnes, advanced by 182.27% as compared to 154,521 tonnes in the corresponding period last year, PBS data showed