The sales comprised 125 tonnes of Giza 88 and 25 tonnes of Giza 86, the official said”
The deal brings Alcotexa’s
export commitments for the 2009/10 season, which began in September, to
73,488 tonnes of cotton worth $172.81 million, the official said .
Egypt expects to export 80,000 tonnes of cotton this season, the agriculture minister said in February .
By this time last year, Alcotexa had sold 19,676 tonnes of cotton worth $50.92 million .