We classify and test 100% of our lint produced. Lint is classified at Harare central classifying room. Classification is done according to local lint grades and USDA lint grades.
Testing and Classifying
Our laboratory is equipped with High Volume Instrument machines ( HVI machines) including HVI 1000.
Conditioning and testing is done as per stipulated international required standards
We offer lint testing and classifying services.
We are a member of International cotton advisory committee including (laboratory round trials)
Ginned seed and cleaner motes- are segregated and stacked according to seed cotton grades.
Sales & Marketing
Cottco brands/selling types are available to potential customers .These selling types are designed as per International Standards.
Markets for cotton lint
Far East: Japan, China, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Bangladesh
Europe: France, Germany, Switzerland and Italy
SADC Region: South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland and Mauritius
Locally – Zimbabwe
Markets for ginned seed and cleaner motes: Locally and South Africa
Lint prices are based on International New York Futures which becomes the benchmark for price formulation. Website data.tradingcharts.com/futures/quotes/CT.html and Liverpool A index www.cotlook.com