Industry: Textiles

To give a boost to the labour-intensive textile sector, a high-level expert panel constituted by the Commerce Ministry has recommended a review of free-trade pacts with countries such as Bangladesh.
May 29, 2019, 3:53 p.m.

The Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI) plans to appeal to the new government to provide policy support to the textile and clothing (T&C) industry.CITI Chairman Sanjay K Jain said
May 29, 2019, 3:51 p.m.

“While the ongoing trade war between the US and China is perceived as an opportunity for the India’s textile manufacturers to enhance exports to the US, India should tread cautiously.
May 27, 2019, 3:52 p.m.

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May 27, 2019, midnight

Indian Texpreneurs Federation (ITF) has appealed to all brands and retail chains operating in India to source their requirements from within the country instead of importing.
May 26, 2019, 3:35 p.m.

Having inked contracts at much higher rates earlier, importers here are staring at a loss.
May 14, 2019, 3:31 p.m.

Exports of knitwear products from Tirupur is likely to cross Rs 30,000 cr during this fiscal according to a leading exporter and chairman of India International Knit Fair.
May 10, 2019, 4:23 a.m.

At a time when the capacity utilisation levels of textile spinning mills have been reduced to well below 40 per cent, the speculation about cotton crop estimate appears to have aggravated the situation.
May 8, 2019, 4:46 p.m.

Amid a severe shortage of the fibre crop, India's cotton imports are set to more than double to 31 lakh bales (each of 170 kg) this year as compared to 15 lakh bales reported last year.
May 7, 2019, 3:25 p.m.

Apparel exports continued to decline in FY19, as the total textile products exports remained flat. Apparel shipments were down 3.42 per cent, while total textile products grew 1.66 per cent.
April 17, 2019, 5:40 a.m.