While visiting Tirupur, at first sight, the city seems like any other city in India but when one digs deep into its apparel industry, there are many such things which are not so common in other Indian apparel manufacturing hubs. It is the combination of strong infrastructure, local entrepreneurs’ skills, local business leaders and supportive State Government policies that over the years have ensured the consistent growth of Tirupur.

Coimbatore: The directorate general of foreign trade under the ministry of commerce and industry has nominated president of the Tiruppur Exporters’ Association (TEA) Raja M Shanmugham as a non-official member of the board of trade.

COIMBATORE The Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT), Department of Commerce, has nominated Raja. M. Shanmugham, president of Tiruppur Exporters’ Association as a non-official member for the Board of Trade and the Notification.

Fears of economic recession in key markets such as the US and the EU, persistent supply-chain woes and a recent drop in fresh orders have threatened to derail India’s dream run in the export sector, one of the bright spots in the economy in the aftermath of the Covid pandemic, according to exporters and senior industry executives.

A raft of changes announced by the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council last week, including the one to expedite refunds to those categorised as “risky exporters”, will certainly help but much depends on their implementations, exporters told FE.

New Delhi, July 13 (KNN) The central government has appointed 29 non-official members in the Board of Trade from different sectors.