Over 9mn cotton bales reach ginneries
MULTAN: Over nine million seed cotton (phutti) bales reached ginneries across Pakistan as it was less than 31.74 percent compared to the same period of last year.
The total 90344118 cotton bales reached ginneries till December 15, while 13233986 bales had reached till ginneries last year by same date, said a fortnightly report issued by Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) on Friday.
Exporters have bought 354626 bales while textile sector purchased 6812244 bales, the report said. Also, 1867248 bales were unsold at the ginneries till December 15 last.