The second meeting of Cotton Crop Assessment Committee (CCAC) would be held in the first week of October to review the crop output in the country during the crop season 2017-18.
Federal Secretary Ministry of Textile Industry would chair the meeting and review the current cotton crop production, marketing and ginning, said Cotton Commissioner Dr Khalid Abdullah.
Talking to APP here on Wednesday, he said that the meeting would also discuss the prevailing pricing trend of the commodity in local as well as international markets, besides issues and challenges being faced by the local crop growers.
Among others, the meeting is likely to be attended by the representatives of textile industry, provincial governments, Plant Protection Department, Trading Cooperation of Pakistan (TCP) and cotton growers.
All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA), Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) and Pakistan Central Cotton Committee (PCCC) would also attended the meeting.—APP