Textile Minister Rao sets US $ 60 bn export target

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Wednesday, 5th February, 2014
By Our Special Correspondent MUMBAI, FEB. 03 The Textile Minister, Dr. K. S. Rao, has set an ambitious target of US $ 60 billion textile and clothing exports...
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Cotton futures eke out gains as trade buying offset index rolls

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Wednesday, 5th February, 2014
Wed Feb 5, 2014 3:10am IST * Index rolls widen March-May spread before contract expiry * Fiber underperforms strong broader commodities market Feb 4 (Reuters...
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PK: Cotton prices remain under pressure

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Wednesday, 5th February, 2014
2014-02-05: KARACHI: In the absence of buying interest cotton prices remained under pressure for second straight session on Tuesday.
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CHINA: Cotton producers hail end of cotton reserve scheme

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Wednesday, 5th February, 2014
3 February 2014 High cotton prices have been inflating costs for Chinese manufacturers. A director at the China Cotton Association has welcomed the planned r...
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Cotton futures take sharp turn down

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Wednesday, 5th February, 2014
February 03 2014 New crop cotton (Dec14 futures) prices have taken a sharp turn lower. Since tempting the 80-cent area, prices have dropped 3 cents and now s...
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Cotton futures fall with equities as investor anxiety grows

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Wednesday, 5th February, 2014
Tue Feb 4, 2014 2:52am IST * Disappointing U.S. factory data weighs * Open interest sinks as investors race to sidelines * Exchange stocks climb to highest s...
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Garment exporters worry over costlier yarn

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Wednesday, 5th February, 2014
CHENNAI, FEBRUARY 4 The Textiles Ministry expects exporters to achieve a target of $43 billion this fiscal.
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Heat provides relief to struggling cotton crops

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Wednesday, 5th February, 2014
Thanks to the heat, cotton crops in south-west NSW are back on track. A cool start to the season stunted their growth, which had growers worried yields would...
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Spanish farmers can now insure cotton & flax crops

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Wednesday, 5th February, 2014
February 04, 2014 (Spain) Spanish farmers producing cotton and flax (flax fibres are used to manufacture linen) can now insure their products under the AAA/9...
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Sharma likely to visit Pakistan next week

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Wednesday, 5th February, 2014
NEW DELHI, FEB. 03 Indian Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma is expected to visit neighbouring country Pakistan next week to inaugurate India Show a...
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