New Delhi, India – The 22nd edition of India Market Days was inaugurated at Apparel House, Gurgaon, by Mr. Shri Sudhir Sekhri, Chairman Export Promotion, AEPC, along with, EC member and Shri Puneet Kumar, Secretary General, Apparel Export Promotion Council, in the presence of international buyers, participants andRead More →
Textiles Ministry of India to Introduce Programme for Value Addition of Dehaired Pashmina and Plans to Increase Pashmina Wool Production to 65 Tonnes.
Leh, India – The Minister of State for Textiles (Independent Charge), Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar launched the Pashmina Promotion Programme (P-3) and laid the foundation stone of Pashmina Dehairing Plant at Pashmina Dehairing Plant Complex, Skalzangling, Leh.Read More →
India / Bangladesh – Dinesh Modi and Suresh Modi, brothers and directors of Mumbai-based fabric maker Banbury, have been looking for a partner in Bangladesh to manufacture shirts and suits to be exported to customers in the West, reports The Daily Star. “If we can find a good partner here, we can collaborate to supply the […]Read More →
India / Bangladesh – The Financial Express reports that Bangladesh is failing to garner benefit from duty-free market access to India had offered to its neighbour because of non-tariff barriers, a junior minister said, quotes The Financial Express. “Although the country’s garment industry has duty-free access to the Indian market, it can’t benefit from the facility […]Read More →
India / Vietnam – Close to 160 garment and textile enterprises from Vietnam and India gathered at a recent seminar in the northern province of Nam Dinh to share information and seek partnership opportunities, reports Vietnam Plus. Speaking at the event, Do Huu Huy, Deputy Head of the Africa, West Africa and South Asia Markets […]Read More →
Joint Communiqué between the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the Republic of India, Countries to Enhance Partnership in Textiles.
Vietnam / India – The President of the Republic of India, H.E. Mr. Pranab Mukherjee, is on a State visit to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam from 14-17 September 2014 at the invitation of H.E. Mr. Truong Tan Sang, President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. PresidentRead More →
New Delhi, India – The official Wholesale Price Index for ‘All Commodities’ (Base: 2004-05 = 100) for the month of August, 2014 rose by 0.6 percent to 185.7 (provisional) from 184.6 (provisional) for the previous month. INFLATION The annual rate of inflation, based on monthly WPI, stood at 3.74%Read More →
Mekele, Ethiopia – An Indian Company, Velocity Apparel, has received 100 hectares of land in Mekele to build a modern textile industry with a starting capital of USD 150 million, reports allAfrica. State Minister of Industry, Tadese Haile, said this is an important project for the country as a whole with significant economic benefits. President […]Read More →
New Delhi, India – India has third fastest share in retail marketing adding over 7 million internet users, growing at an annual rate of 15% among the BRIC nations, according to an ASSOCHAM-comScore joint study. In a joint study undertaken by ASSOCHAM and comScore a study titled ‘State ofRead More →
Ethiopia / India – allAfrica reports that an exhibition “Texpo” took place in Ethiopia, where India promoted it’s 4.6 billion dollar textile industry. Biruk Taye, 28, came to in Texpo, an exhibition of Indian textiles at the Sheraton Addis Hotel, in the Lalibela Ball Room, on Wednesday, August 13, 2014, with the expectation to find […]Read More →