Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Raw silk & cotton seed prices move up in previous week
Raw silk & cotton seed prices move up in previous week
17
Sep '09
The official Wholesale Price Index for 'All Commodities' (Base: 1993-94 = 100) for the week ended 5th September 2009 rose by 0.4 percent to 242.0 (Provisional) from 241.1 (Provisional) for the previous week.

The movement of the index for the various commodity groups is summarized below:-
1. PRIMARY ARTICLES (Weight 22.02%)
The index for this major group rose by 1.3 percent to 274.7 (Provisional) from 271.2 (Provisional) for the previous week.

The groups and items for which the index showed variations during the week are as follows:-

The index for 'Non-Food Articles' group declined by 1.1 percent to 238.7 (Provisional) from 241.4 (Provisional) for the previous week due to lower prices of logs & timber (19%) and soyabean (5%). However, the prices of raw silk, cotton seed and raw rubber (3% each), copra (2%) and sunflower, castor seed and groundnut seed (1% each) moved up.

2. FUEL, POWER, LIGHT & LUBRICANTS (Weight 14.23%)
The index for this major group rose marginally to 343.4 (Provisional) from 343.3 (Provisional) for the previous week due to higher prices of bitumen (9%), furnace oil and light diesel oil (4% each) and aviation turbine fuel (2%). However, the prices of naphtha (7%) declined.

3. MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS (Weight 63.75%)
The index for this major group rose by 0.1 percent to 208.1 (Provisional) from 207.9 (Provisional) for the previous week.The groups and items for which the index showed variations during the week are as follows:-

The index for 'Textiles' group rose by 0.3 percent to 143.7 (Provisional) from 143.2 (Provisional) for the previous week due to higher prices of polyester staple fibre (5%) and hessian cloth and hessian & sacking bags (2% each).

4. FINAL INDEX FOR THE WEEK ENDED 11th July 2009
For the week ended 11/07/2009, the final wholesale price index for 'All Commodities' (Base:1993-94=100) stood at 238.0 as compared to 236.7 (Provisional) and annual rate of inflation based on final index, calculated on point to point basis, stood at -0.63 percent as compared to -1.17 percent(Provisional)reported earlier vide press note dated 23/07/2009.

For more details Click here.

Press Information Bureau


Must ReadView All

ITC, ICS tie up to help Moroccan textile value chain

Textiles | On 21st Apr 2018

ITC, ICS tie up to help Moroccan textile value chain

The International Trade Centre (ITC) has partnered with ICS, which...

Bangladesh garment manufacturers call for fair pricing

Apparel/Garments | On 21st Apr 2018

Bangladesh garment manufacturers call for fair pricing

Bangladesh garment manufacturers want a ‘commensurate adjustment’ by...

Pak ministry proposes extension to PM package for 2018-19

Textiles | On 21st Apr 2018

Pak ministry proposes extension to PM package for 2018-19

Pakistani textile ministry has reportedly proposed extending the...

Interviews View All

Jim Desai
Blaiva Fabricaa

Fashion industry likely to remain labour-intensive in coming years

Rahuul Jashnani
Jashn

‘Online economy has changed the whole dynamics of buying habits.’

Spokesperson
Hugo Boss

'Hugo Boss works with carefully selected sourcing partners'

Tom Adeyoola

Describing itself as the best body shape and garment fit company in the...

Sandip Bhojani, Manthan Patel

Krypthm Tradelink LLP is a Surat-based manufacturer of westernwear....

Hardik Sanghvi

Idealin Fogging Systems has been engaged in designing and manufacturing...

Steve Cole
Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole of Xerium Technologies discusses the industry. Xerium is the...

Eamonn Tighe
Nature Works LLC

Eamonn Tighe, Fibres and Nonwovens - Business Development Manager of...

Marcel Alberts
Eurofibers

Coating at a fibre level is a practice not usually seen in the...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Divvya and Nidhhi Gambhir
Walnut

<b>Divvya and Nidhhi Gambhir</b> started their career with the launch of...

Jay Ramrakhiani
Occasions Elegance Wear

It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


April 2018

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

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

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

Active Poll

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes
69.9%
No
12.6%
Skip
17.5%

Total Votes: 103

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

Yes No

Active Poll

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

Yes
63.1%
No
29.1%
Skip
7.8%

Total Votes: 103

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

Yes No

Active Poll

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

Yes
87.4%
No
8.7%
Skip
3.9%

Total Votes: 103

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

Active Poll

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

Yes
82.5%
No
7.8%
Skip
9.7%

Total Votes: 103


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