Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Amid low inquiries Shankar-6 prices stay steady this week
Amid low inquiries Shankar-6 prices stay steady this week
May '14
Amid lack of buying inquiries in the market, Shankar-6 cotton prices maintained stability during the course of this whole week. 
In Rajkot market, the week began with Shankar-6 prices quoted at Rs 43,000 per candy and closed the week at the same price level.
In the Botad market, Shankar-6 prices remained constant at Rs 42,000 per candy for the first three days of the week, but rose by Rs 200 per candy or 0.48 percent to Rs 42,200 on Thursday and closed the week at the same price.
In Mahuva, the market for Shankar-6 closed at 43,500 per candy on Monday, but slipped to Rs 43,000 or down 1.15 percent on Tuesday and remained stable at the same price during the whole week.
In Ahmedabad, Shankar-6 prices stayed steady at Rs 42,000 during the whole week. 
In the Saurashtra market, cottonseed prices were quoted at Rs 375 for 20 kgs on Monday and stayed stable at the same price during the week.
According to analysts at fibre2fashion, the main reason for the steady condition in the cotton market was lukewarm buying interest from textile mills and exporters. 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 22nd Jul 2017

Govt constitutes GST Feedback and Action Room

The Government of India has constituted a Feedback and Action Room...

Textiles | On 22nd Jul 2017

India’s cotton textile exports fell in FY17: Tamta

The overall export of cotton textiles from India declined in 2016-17...

Textiles | On 22nd Jul 2017

Warangal textile park gets environment clearance

The Kakatiya Mega Textile Park, coming up in Warangal district of...

Interviews View All

Claudia Kersten
Global Organic Textile Standard

‘GOTS is a very efficient supply chain management tool, especially for...

Abhimanyu Singh Rathore & Barbara Anna Kosiorek

‘Blending cultures is the true beauty of fashion, where one’s imagination...

Nuno Venda

‘There has been an increase in demand for water based inks, rather than...

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Aditi Somani
Aditi Somani

Aditi Somani specialises in luxury fusion wear with international cuts and ...

Igor Chapurin

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

Nisha Chanda
Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

<div>A lack of upgraded courses in costume designing and fashion as per...

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


July 2017

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

news category

Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.

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