Textile Sector Skill Council (TSC) of Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI) has bagged Champion Skill Council award under the category of Champions of change under National Skill Development Corporation ecosystem (Short term skill development) at National Entrepreneurship Award (NEA) 2017. TSC develops a skilled work force for the textile industry.

Garment exports hit hard in October as order bookings didn’t happen due to the ambiguities relating to GST. The fall is one of the highest in percentage term, the worst performing export category in October, as per the data with the union commerce ministry.

Dutch textile and design company, Vlisco Group, foreseeing an end-to-end involvement in the Nigerian textile industry from cotton sourcing to retail held high-level discussion on Tuesday with the Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, over its proposed investment in the Nigerian cotton textile industry.

The Ministry of Commerce (MoC), Cambodia during a meeting on Tuesday with representatives from global clothing brands and unions, said that the garment sector is burdened by low productivity brought about by outdated technology, which sinks the country into low positions within global value chains.

Raymond Ltd, an apparel and textile maker focusing on its Park Avenue brand of male grooming products and home care brand Premium to revive its consumer packaged goods business, as it plans to double turnover to Rs 1,000 crore over the next three-four years.

At the Petrochemical Investors Conclave , the first-of-its-kind organised to create a new inspiration and a new eco-system for the growth of petrochemicals sector in Odisha, at the same time create employment opportunities for the youth of the state on a large scale. The Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) and Industrial Development Corporation of Odisha (IDCO) on Thursday signed two memoranda of understanding (MoUs) to collaborate in the setting up Textiles and Plastic Park at Paradip Refinery in Odisha.