Government policies pave the way for a growing Textile Industry in India

India’s Textile and Apparel Sector contribute around 10% to the manufacturing production, 2% to the GDP and 15% to the total exports earnings of the country. Being one of the oldest industries [...]

Technical Textiles Gaining Traction in India

Under the guidance of the Prime Minister, the ministry of textiles has taken several measures for the development in the Textile Sector during the last three years – core objectives [...]

Focus on infrastructure to enhance industry

The Indian Textile Industry is the second largest producer of textiles and garments in the world. The Government and the industry are now focused on increasing exports to regain lost [...]

Indian Apparel Industry on track for expansion

Global brands, new stores and unique experiences are penetrating the Indian market and allure customers of the Apparel Industry. The Textile Industry together with garments industry contribute to 14% of [...]

New package to boost employment & exports in India’s Textile sector

India is well known for its original and traditional textile and apparel. The Textile sector is forecasted to reach $223 billion by 2021. The Textile and apparel industry together employ [...]

Governmental investment push for northeastern India’s Textile Industry

India’s Textile Industry is one of the strongest economies of the country. It accounts for 4% of India’s GDP in the last years. In the ‘Make in India’ initiative, the [...]

Textile Industry in India: Political Impetus

In a major decision for the Textile Industry in India, the Government in one of its states (Maharashtra) has for the first time decided to provide subsidy to textile owners [...]

The rise of the Technical Textile Industry in India

India owns 59 % of the world’s market share in textiles and garments and is expected to be the leading textile producing country in the world by 2020. It has [...]

Garments Market in India – Focus on Online Selling

Guest author: Caroline JOIRE | Co-founder & Alicia CANTONI | Business Dev. Manager | AGALINE  Last year, in 2014, apparel and accessories worth INR 3354 crore were sold online in India ($559 [...]

Indian Textile Industry: Ancient Tradition & Rising Star

Guest author: Geraldine Beatrice Gonfard  | Buying Agent for European brands in New-Delhi Textiles and manufacturing have always been a tradition in India. The cotton trade with Western countries started [...]