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MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE HARSHLY CRITICIZES THE SPECULATION IN COTTON MARKET!

Minister’s reaction to the price game in cotton! Professor Dr. Vahit Kirişci, the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, made harsh criticisms about the latest developments in cotton market and said, “How can the price of a crop with a shortage of supply be lowered, this is a mind-boggling business!” “It …

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TURKIYE’S COTTON IMPORT EXCEEDS 2 MILLION TONNES!

Vehbi Canpolat, Chairperson of Türkiye Textile Finishing Industrialists’ Association (TTTSD), said, “Our cotton import has exceeded 2 million tonnes, our production is about 800-900 thousand tonnes. China, India and Uzbekistan do not sell us fibre anymore, we buy it from the USA, Greece, Brazil and Australia.” Vehbi Canpolat “Drought and …

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FIRST HARVEST OF BURLEY TOBACCO IN SEBINKARAHISAR!

Press release… First Harvest of Burley Tobacco in Şebinkarahisar… Ali Çiftçi, a producer from Yedikardeş village, Şebinkarahisar district of Giresun province, harvested Burley Tobacco, which he grew for the first time this year, by making a contract with a company. This variety, which is similar to the tobacco grown in …

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BERTAN BALCIK: WE HAVE TO RAMP UP THE CULTIVATION AREA OF COTTON IN TURKIYE

Bertan Balçık, Chairman of the Board of the National Cotton Council (UPK), stated that production in the USA will decrease by 40 percent due to the drought and said that yield losses are also expected in India and China. Bertan Balçık Balçık said, “We imported about 250 thousand tonnes more …

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‘TURKISH COTTON STANDARD’ REQUIRED IN ORDER TO AVOID SUPPLY PROBLEMS…

While the world’s leading cotton producers expect a record decrease in yield due to the drought, drought has entered the agenda of the textile industry in Türkiye. It is stated that while there has been a contraction in apparel and textile orders since June, producer countries have started to keep …

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DROUGHT POSES THREATS TO TEXTILE INDUSTRY!

Drought is impacting cotton production, posing additional risks to Türkiye’s large textile and garment industry which has seen weaker demand since June, according to people from the industry. Cotton The decline in output and drought is impacting Türkiye, which is the world’s fifth-largest producer of textile products, said Ahmet Öksüz, the chair of …

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GÜMÜŞHANE TO BE THE CAPITAL OF BUCKWHEAT PRODUCTION!

Harvest season has started in Turkiye’s northeastern province of Gümüşhane, which has the country’s first gluten-free flour source, buckwheat processing factory. This year’s harvest put a smile on the face of the farmers, as the harvest started with a combine harvester in the area of ​​approximately one thousand decares planted …

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OSMAN AKAR: WE EXPECT A SIGNIFICANT RISE IN GRAIN YIELD AROUND ERZURUM REGION

Grains such as wheat, barley and oats in Turkiye’s eastern Anatolian province of Erzurum surged by one hundred percent compared to the previous year. It is expected that around 300 thousand tonnes of wheat will be harvested in Erzurum. Erzurum Provincial Director of Agriculture and Forestry Osman Akar stated that …

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ERRATIC RAINS IN THE WORLD’S TOP RICE-EXPORTING COUNTRY THREATEN GLOBAL PRICES!

Poor rainfall in major rice-growing regions of India has triggered fears of export restrictions on rice, too, after wheat and sugar. Looking to control domestic prices, India had in May banned wheat and sugar exports amid a scorching summer and a global supply shortage. Being the world’s largest exporter of …

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MALAYSIA SEEKS WHEAT IMPORT FROM TURKIYE TO DIVERSIFY SOURCES…

Malaysia is considering importing wheat from Turkey to diversify its food sources amid the worldwide battle with soaring prices and supply bottlenecks. Ismail Sabri Yaakob The issue is expected to be widely discussed during Malaysian Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob’s four-day trip to Turkey. Yaakob, who arrived in the country …

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