The unit is scheduled to come up on 200 acres at Dhamnagar in the state’s Bhadrak district and it will source raw material from Haldia in West Bengal and have a 108 kta (kilo tonnes per annum) PSF capacity.

Indian textile and clothing exports continue to register positive growth. In 2017, India remained the world’s leading cotton yarn exporter, with a global market share of 25%.

 Europe is allocated 30 percent of the Egyptian readymade garments’ exports, according to the Readymade Garments Export Council. 

Donating used clothing to charities obviously helps clothe and employ fellow Americans, but other benefits fly below the radar: exporting worn textiles provides income to low- and middle-income foreign countries, and also helps the environment.

The Pakistan Textile Exporters Association has demanded continuation of duty drawback incentives for further three years to boost the value-added textile exports.

Manufacturers of textile-processing machinery from 25 countries have already confirmed that they will be attending Texprocess, the leading international trade fair for the processing of textiles and flexible materials that will be held from 14 to 17 May 2019.