The sales comprised 309 tonnes of Giza 88 and 725 tonnes of Giza 86, the official said”
The deal brings Alcotexa’s export commitments for the 2009/10
season, which began in September, to 81,402 tonnes of cotton worth
$197.05 million, the official said .
Egypt expected to export 80,000 tonnes of cotton this season, the agriculture minister said in February .
By this time last year, Alcotexa had sold 24,775 tonnes of cotton worth $62.47 million .