Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Cotton fabric exports rise at start of FY12
Cotton fabric exports rise at start of FY12
Oct '11
Exports of cotton fabric from Pakistan have witnessed a rise during the initial two months of the current Pakistani fiscal year.

With a 12.64 percent year-on-year rise, the country exported around 317.56 million square metres of cotton cloth worth US$ 395.3 million during July-August 2011, according to the Federal Bureau of Statistics (FBS). During the corresponding period of last year, Pakistan exported 312.1 million square meters of cotton cloth worth US$ 351 million.

During July-August 2011, towel exports grew by 6.6 percent with exports of 28,769 metric tons of towels costing around US$ 126 million. The country shipped 29,794 metric tons of towels worth US$ 118 million during the corresponding period of 2010.

Surpassing all other commodities, country's raw cotton exports grew at a whooping year-on-year rate of 841.52 percent, during the period under review.

However, exports of cotton yarn declined by 7.64 percent during the same period.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Apparel/Garments | On 25th Jun 2017

Half of 7,000 new apparel online each day target women

Adobe has released its first Digital Price Index for apparels,...

Textiles | On 25th Jun 2017

First Insight, Chico's FAS enter partnership

First Insight, a technology company transforming how retailers make...

Apparel/Garments | On 25th Jun 2017

Expand changing use of social and web resources

With over 400 million impressions to date and web traffic of over two ...

Interviews View All

Kaizad Hansotia

Competition is the best thing that can happen to a startup

Sunil Kumar Sharma
Loknayak JPNSSSG Ltd

'The blend of cotton–linen yarn has high demand in the domestic and...

Darshan Mehta
Infinium Polychem

We are spending double digit figures on R&D

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner

Silke Brand-Kirsch, executive partner of Schlegel und Partner, a leading...

Giorgio Mantovani
Corman S.p.A

Giorgio Mantovani, MD of Corman, with a presence in both Milano and New...

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo, Rotary Cutting Segment manager, Sandvik Hyperion discusses...

Robert Brunner

Golfwear and menswear brand Devereux is set for greener pastures. Robert...

Sonam & Paras Modi

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Igor Chapurin

"Now we can see the Russian trend in international fashion. And Russian...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies


news category

Related Categories:
June 2017

June 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Browse Our Archives


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search