KARACHI: The Ministry of Commerce and Textile is seeking concrete and comprehensive proposals from representatives of all textile associations, especially the value-adding, for strengthening textile industry and boosting its exports. At an interactive session with exporters, State Minister for Commerce and Textile Haji Muhammad Akram Ansari assured that he would soon arrange a detailed meeting of textile industry representatives with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi for resolving their problems and making better policies for the industry.

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Commerce and Textile Muhammad Pervaiz Malik assured on Saturday that the government is striving to develop the national economy by enhancing the country’s exports profile.

Design enthusiasts celebrated the opening of a new exhibit featuring works from a world-renowned textile designer at the University of Minnesota’s Goldstein Museum of Design Saturday. 

Showcasing a wide portfolio of value-added fabrics, yarn, fibres and accessories, the 11th edition of Yarnex International Exhibition got off to a radiant start here on Thursday.

The 11th edition of Yarnex International Exhibition a one-stop sourcing destination and also a converging point for knitters and weavers to interact with spinners and discuss the emerging technologies got off to a radiant start in Tirupur on Thursday.

The Southern India Mills’ Association (SIMA) has appealed to the ministry of finance to have a re-look at the new duty drawback rates announced by the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC). It has also urged the government to refund all the blocked, embedded taxes, levies and accumulated input tax credit on fabric, especially the processed fabric.