The future for the Indian textile industry looks promising, buoyed by both strong domestic consumption as well as export demand as China is drifting away from textile manufacturing activities. With consumerism and disposable income on the rise, the retail sector has experienced a rapid growth in the past decade with the entry of several international players like Marks & Spencer, Guess and Next into the Indian market.
An Indian trade union has asked 130 global garment brands for help in a dispute with a major label supplier in a rare move by…+ More
The Odisha government on Thursday invited European nations to be partner countries in Make in Odisha Conclave to be held in November this year. The…+ More
The occurrence of hailstorms during harvesting months has become a common phenomenon for the farmers in Marathwada. Followed by three droughts in three years between…+ More
When 2009 arrived, 40-year-old DM Kumar, a garment entrepreneur in Tamil Nadu’s textile hub of Tirupur, was caught unawares. His Rs 10-crore business was drying…+ More
Jute mill owners are being restricted by the Office of the Jute Commissioner from selling sacking bags and carpet cloth in the open market and…+ More
The figures made clear that India is set to overshoot in 2017-18 the $380.36 billion import bill of the previous financial year Growth in exports…+ More