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Better Margin Despite Cost Hike

anticipated shortfall in indigenous production. The authorities would do well to carefully assess the possibility of timely imports. If they are not quite certain about this, they should lose no time in enforcing a suitable cut in cotton consumption to ensure equitable distribution and also to keep prices under check. If the indigenous crop turns out to be better than is being forecast by the trade, imported cotton can be used for building up a buffer stock.

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