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Machines at public sector factories operate using long staple cotton, while private sector machines operate with short staple cotton, which is imported from abroad.
The representative from Karachi Cotton Association stressed upon development of long and extra long staple cotton varieties in order to get premium prices while trading cotton internationally.
Pakistani cotton is favourably placed in the group of short, medium and medium long staple cotton which is in great demand in the world markets.
For the 2015-16 marketing year, the government has fixed the MSP at Rs 4,100 per quintal for long staple cotton and at Rs 3,800 per quintal for medium staple.
El-Beltagy pointed out that long staple cotton cultivation is very expensive, and that there is no demand for it domestically or internationally.
The minister pointed out that long staple cotton cultivation is very expensive adding that there is no demand for it either domestically or internationally.
It has been suggested that textile policy might include the issue like duty free market access to European Union and United States as Pakistan is the largest importer of USA long staple cotton to the tune of $400 million to $500 million every year.
Hermann Buhler AG specializes in fine yarns manufactured from Supima extra long staple cotton MicroModal(R) Edelweiss Micro TENCEL(R) and
New introductions from this Portuguese mill Delta, Douro, Cascais and Ripple are solids, moire solids and solids with an ottoman weave and are made of 100 percent Egyptian long staple cotton.
Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) is endeavoring for increasing the production of good quality up to 20 million bales and achieving the goal of long staple cotton betterment of the farmers as well as of ginners creating job opportunities and industrialisation in Pakistan said Aasim Saeed Sheikh Vice Chairman PCGA.
Lasbela being a coastal area has a conducive environment for extra long staple cotton cultivation and the virgin land is also best-suited for organic cotton production.