As part of its efforts to exploit the international reputation enjoyed by the knitwear products manufactured in Tirupur, the knitwear capital of the country, the Tirupur Exporters Association (TEA) has approached Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Muthuvel Karunanidhi Stalin with pleas to speed up the Covid-19 vaccination programme  for its workers and relaxation in lock down rules.

Coimbatore: The Tirupur Exporters Association (TEA) on Thursday requested Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to announce Additional Credit Assistance up to 10 per cent to all the MSMEs in need of it, irrespective of any precondition for restructuring.

The Tiruppur Exporters’ Association has welcomed the announcement by the Central government on extension of the Emergency Credit Linked Guarantee Scheme for five years.

The knitwear units in Tamil Nadu’s Tiruppur (known as the Knitwear Capital of India) have the potential to emerge as the global capital of casual dress manufacturing if Government of India comes forward to help the entrepreneurs facing liquidity problems caused by the pandemic, according to a leading industrialist.

Coimbatore, May 27 (PTI) Tirupur Exporters Association (TEA) on Thursday requested Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to announce an economic stimulus package for MSMEs in Ready Made Garment (RMG) Sector. 

CHENNAI: The sharp spike in cases in Tiruppur has wreaked havoc for the textile industry. With no drop in cases, the administration has imposed a strict lockdown in the city, where one of the biggest textile manufacturing clusters in the country is located.