Despite price rise in cotton, garment manufacturers of Tiruppur hesitate to use man-made fibre

According to sources, while the consumption of cotton yarn is around 700 tons per day in the garment industry in Tiruppur, the entire consumption of man-made fabrics is 2,000 tons per year.

published on : 17th January 2022

Garment makers startled by yarn price rise

With around 5.63 lakh power looms, the textile industry is next only to agriculture, in providing direct and indirect employment in the State.

published on : 2nd November 2021

China power crisis hits dye supply, Tiruppur garment makers wary

According to sources, price of dyes, chemicals and wetting agents used for colouring fabrics has increased by more than 30 per cent in the last few months.

published on : 23rd October 2021

TN exporters hit by shortage of containers, hike in freight charges

Nowadays, containers are not returning from the United States and Europe but going directly to China, creating a further shortage.

published on : 22nd September 2021

Vegetable exporters from Kerala in a spot as air passengers fill return flights to UAE

The space required to transport cargo declines even as demand for vegetables rises in Gulf ahead of Onam festival.

published on : 16th August 2021

Nod to subsidy scheme to boost garment exports

Exporters welcomed the decision and said the move will boost investment, improve the competitiveness of domestic firms in the textiles sector.

published on : 15th July 2021

Handicraft export blooms in Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan as restrictions ease overseas

When most industries in India are gasping in the second wave, shipping of the decorative and ornamental has started afresh.

published on : 20th June 2021

Exporters meet Jaitley; Demand stimulus, steps to end GST woes

Exporters today met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, their second meeting with the government in less than two weeks, to press for stimulus and resolution of GST related problems.

published on : 28th September 2017