Rise in cotton prices, dearth of incentives make exports uncompetitive

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Cotton yarn, fabric exports see dismal growth of 0.38% year-on-year in dollar terms in December 2017 Vinay Umarji | Ahmedabad January 17, 2018 A sharp 11 per...
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Maharashtra government to introduce textile policy in two months

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Solapur is already being developed as a manufacturing hub Dilip Kumar Jha | Mumbai | January 16, 2018 The government of Maharashtra plans to introduce a new ...
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Farmers urged to curtail use of cotton seeds from Gujarat

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Tribune News Service Bathinda, January 11 Aiming to ensure that farmers don’t have to face failure of cotton crop due to use of substandard quality of cotton...
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India cotton traders cancel export deals after rally in domestic prices

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2018-01-15 The cancellations of export contracts and higher local prices could cut India's exports to 5 million bales, each of 170kg, in the 2017/18 marketin...
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Maharashtra unlikely to deliver relief promised to cotton farmers hit by pest attack, say officials

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MUMBAI Jan 14, 2018 Although the state government announced a compensation of Rs30,800 per hectare to cotton farmers hit by the pink bollworm attack, agricul...
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INDIA’S FOREIGN TRADE: December 2017 

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Government of India -Ministry of Commerce & Industry 15-January-2018 18:13 IST I. MERCHANDISE TRADE EXPORTS (including re-exports): Exports during December 2...
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12 January 2017: ICE Futures:

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Cotlook “A” Index: 92.35 (-1.00)

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Cotlook “A” Index: 92.35 (-1.00)
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Maharashtra bans co-marketing of brands for BT cotton seeds

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Selling Bt seeds that are produced in other states under different brand names is called co-marketing.
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Bollworm may have destroyed 2.5 mln bales of cotton crop in 2 states

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By Kavita Desai and Shrikant Kuwalekar – Cogencis, Saturday, Jan 13 MUMBAI - Cotton production in India in 2017-18 (Oct-Sep) is likely to miss the government...
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