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Cotton market: surge in mills’ demand pushes rates to new highs

Surge in mills' demand pushed the rates to touch new highs amid tight supply, dealers said on the cotton market on Monday. The official...

Prices fall on a volatile cotton market

Due to relatively low sowing of the new cotton crop (August 2016 / July 2017) in Pakistan following large losses suffered by the growers...

Trade activity picks up

Trade activity improved on the cotton market on Thursday as mills continued forward buying to meet demand, dealers said. The official spot rate picked...

USDA – Cotton and Wool Outlook: July 14, 2016

World Cotton Mill Use Expands; Growth Varies by Country The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) cotton projections for 2016/17 indicate that world cotton mill...

Howell: Cotton closes mixed after rising to new two-year high

Cotton futures retreated three sessions in a row after hitting a new two-year high, rallied amid larger-than-expected U.S. export sales and wound up finishing...

Cotton market: prices firm on persistent demand

Rates remained firm on the cotton market on Tuesday amid persistent demand by mills and spinners, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged...

[Plexus Cotton] Weekly cotton market report: June 16, 2016

NY futures moved slightly lower this week, as December gave up 37 points to close at 64.93 cents. After December had traded to an 11-month...

USDA – Cotton and Wool Outlook: June 14, 2016

World Cotton Stocks Projected Lower in 2016/17 The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) cotton projections for 2016/17 indicate that global cotton stocks are...

California cotton acreage trends up 26 percent

California’s 2016 cotton acreage is up at least 26 percent after hitting lows last year not seen since the Great Depression. Roger Isom, president of...

Cotton-growers asked to shift to paddy

After the extensive crop damage caused by the whitefly pest attack last year, cotton farmers in Haryana and Punjab have brought down the area...

Punjab seeks indicative price for cotton over loss fears

LAHORE: As cotton sowing season starts in Punjab, the province on Saturday warned the federal government to either fix an indicative price of Rs3,000...

USDA Cotton and Wool Outlook: May 12, 2016

World Cotton Consumption to Exceed Production in 2016/17 The initial U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) cotton projections for 2016/17 indicate that global cotton consumption will...

10 keys to containing the cost of your cotton crop

With markets stuck in quicksand, keeping input costs as low as possible is crucial for many farming operations in 2016. What will that mean...

Reinhart – Weekly Cotton Market Report: April 28, 2016

ICE Cotton Futures It has been a pretty much featureless week for ICE cotton futures. The market has been trading quietly, with declining volumes and...

Cotton market: prices rise on tight supply

Rates heading towards season's high on the cotton market on Monday on tight supply of quality lint, dealers said. Just in a single day...

Cotton prices heading towards season’s high on tight supply

At cotton market on tight supply of quality lint witnessed prices heading towards season’s high on Monday dealers said. Some brokers said that demand...

Cotton season: Agriculture department starts drive against whitefly amid staff crunch

EVEN AS the state agricultural department has started its drive to control the whitefly pest that inflicted extensive damage to the cotton crop last...

Cotton market characterised by wait-and-see attitude

Wait-and-see attitudes prevailed on the cotton market on Monday as the leading participants refrained from fresh deals after the Lahore suicide attack tragic, dealers...

Cotton Council continuing push to win assistance for cotton producers

Craig Brown, left, vice president, producer affairs, National Cotton Council; Shawn Holladay, president, Plains Cotton Growers; and Shane Stephens, chairman, NCC, visit prior to...

Expanded cotton operations part of deltapine® brand’s commitment to texas

Monsanto’s announcement in January of plans to build a state-of-the-art cotton seed processing facility in Lubbock means economic development for the community and represents...