As per the market sources, In South India’s cotton yarn market buying has improved due to the ongoing wedding season. Cotton yarn prices of some counts and varieties rose in Mumbai. Cotton prices were also high because of strong futures and limited arrival.
Cotton yarn prices in the Mumbai market had increased by Rs. 3 per kg for 60 and 44 counts. Improved buying has supported cotton yarn and other items in the textile value chain. In Mumbai, 60 count carded cotton yarn of warp and weft varieties were traded at Rs.1,710-1,760 and Rs.1,620-1,640 per 5 kg (GST extra), respectively. 60 combed warp was priced at Rs.362-367 per kg. 80 carded (weft) cotton yarn was sold at Rs.1,540-1,580 per 4.5 kg. 44/46 count carded cotton yarn (warp) was priced at Rs.315-320 per kg.