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Sri Lankan Clothing to Shift to Robot Exports

The Sri Lankan Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, said the country cannot depend on exports of clothing alone and now need needs to diversify into...

Indonesia’s Textile Challenges

The Indonesian government has set a target of 75 billion USD for the export market of textiles and garments to achieve by 2030. This...

Merino Wool Development in Tiruppur

Knitwear apparel exporters from the Tiruppur cluster in India are keen on developing and marketing wool-based products. The Woolmark company recently conducted a secondary level...

Natural Fibres in India

The Union minister for agriculture in India, Radha Mohan Singh, described natural fibres as the backbone of the Indian textiles industry. The minister noted...

More Good News From India

The average capacity utilisation of the textiles and technical textiles sector in India is hovering around 83 per cent with about 53 per cent...

India Against Chinese Dumping

The Indian government is probing anti-dumping allegations against a select Chinese polyester yarn following complaints from SRF and Reliance Industries. SRF and Reliance Industries have...

Manufacturing Woes for Indonesia’s Garment and Textile Sector

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the Textile and Garment sector has suffered a contraction, or negative growth of 6.1% last year. This figure...

Textile Traders Strike in India

Textile traders are on strike in several towns, particularly Surat, Amritsar, Jaipur, Karur and Erode, demanding roll back of Goods and Services Tax (GST)...

A New Policy Statement for Sri Lanka

Ranil Wickremasinghe, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, stressed on the importance of having a business-friendly environment for exporters and said that there would be...

Footloose Forecasts in Vietnam

Vietnam targets to earn around $20 billion from the export of footwear, bags and suitcases in 2018. Positive signs in the global economy and...
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