ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Cotton No Case for OGL Imports

D P Sharma THE cotton mill industry has long since been pressing hard for the import of a minimum 10 lakh bales of cotton, duty- tree, under OGL to relieve the shortage of cotton and help arrest the rising trend in prices. Piecing together press reports about New Delhi's response to the industry's plea for imports, the picture that emerges is very much blurred and it provides a good illustration of an apparently simple issue being made to look complex because of the widely differing perceptions of the ministries concerned.

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