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TANTU Seminar on ‘The Art of Shirt Making’: The Countdown Begins

6th TANTU Seminar “The Art of Shirt Making”

at India International Center, Max Muller Marg, New Delhi
on 15th September 2018

The seminar on “The Art of Shirt Making”, to be held at India International Center, Max Muller Marg, New Delhi on 15th September 2018 is the sixth edition from TANTU Textile Alumni Association. Although Indian manufacturers produce some of the finest men’s shirts for domestic market, the export statistics is far from impressive. Most people talk about Bangladesh’s late surge of exports turnover overtaking India, but in respect to Men’s shirt making, Bangladesh was always ahead of India. Way back in year 2000 Bangladesh exported double the volume of men’s shirt to EU than India. Why India has poor record in shirt manufacturing? The answer is complicated…The panel discussion on Business of Shirt Making will try to find answer for same. Continue reading TANTU Seminar on ‘The Art of Shirt Making’: The Countdown Begins

Lenzing showcases TENCEL™ Intimate at Intimasia 2018

New TENCEL™ Intimate demonstrates the TENCEL™ brand essence of ‘feeling good with a natural touch’ at India’s largest lingerie and intimate wear trade show

March 19, 2018, Kochi India – The Lenzing Group (Lenzing) has introduced TENCEL™ Intimate to the India market at Intimasia 2018, the country’s largest fashion trade show dedicated to lingerie and intimate wear with the participation of over 70 local and international intimate apparel brands. Held at the Adlux International Convention and Exhibition Centre in Ernakulam, Kochi, Intimasia is committed to elevating the intimate wear business by promoting fashion, innovation and ideation. Bringing the intimate apparel industry together, the event aims to contemplate the way forward for the fastest growing sector of the textiles and apparel industry in India.

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China’s Textile and Garment Exports Totaled US$ 24.01 Billion in December 2017

According to statistics of the General Administration of Customs, in December 2017, China’s textile and garment exports amounted to about US$ 24.01 billion, seeing year-on-year rises of 2.49% and a rise of 3.90% from the previous month. Thereunto, the exports of yarn, fabrics and related products totalled US$10.16 billion, with year-on-year growth of 10.98% and a growth of 1.72% from the previous month; the exports of garment and accessories was US$ 13.85 billion, down 2.96% year-on-year, seeing an increase of 5.55% from the previous month. In 2017, China’s textile and garment exports totalled US$ 266.95 billion, growing by 1.53% year-on-year. Thereunto, the fabrics exports was US$109.77 billion, up 4.5% year-on-year; and the garment exports was US$ 157.17 billion, declined by 0.4% year-on-year.

TEXPROCIL Chairman, TEXPROCIL Welcomes Union Budget 2018

The Union Finance Minister, Shri Arun Jaitley announced the Union Budget
for 2018-19 on February 1.

Welcoming the Budget, Shri Ujwal Lahoti, Chairman of The Cotton Textiles
Export Promotion Council (TEXPROCIL) said “, the Budget is pragmatics,
growth oriented and all inclusive”.

The Government had approved a comprehensive textile sector package of
Rs. 6000 crore in 2016 to boost the apparel and made-up segments The Budget
has provided an outlay of  Rs. 7148 crore for the textile sector in 2018-19. Shri
Lahoti expressed hope that the increased funds allocated for the textile sector
will cover fabrics also under the ROSL scheme.

The Budget has increased the financial outlay under the comprehensive
textile sector package for apparel and made ups from Rs. 6000 crore to
Rs.7148 crore. This will promote exports and production these two labour
intensive sectors, according to Shri Lahoti. Continue reading TEXPROCIL Chairman, TEXPROCIL Welcomes Union Budget 2018

RE-TENDER FOR SUPPLY ERECTION AND COMMISSIONING OF NEW  MACHINERY FOR TWO  CO-OP. SPINNING MILLS IN TAMILNADU

 

Complete details of the Tender

 

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Organisation Name : Department of Handlooms and Textiles
Department : Handlooms, Handicrafts, Textiles and Khadi
Tender id : han141139
Tender Ref. No : 14559/2017/D1, DATED.28.08.2017
Tender Title : RE-TENDER FOR SUPPLY ERECTION AND COMMISSIONING OF NEW MACHINERY FOR TWO CO-OP. SPINNING MILLS IN TAMILNADU
Product Category : Supply and Erection
Sub Category : SUPPLY ERECTION AND COMMISSIONING
Tender Value (INR if not mentioned):
Rs 3,88,21,000/- EMD : 2090000 Document Cost : 10000
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Location : ANDIPATTI, THENI AND ETTAYAPURAM, TUTICORIN
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31-August-2017
Publication Date on Portal: 31-August-2017 At : 6:53:50 PM
Last Date of Document Downloading / Sale : 18-September-2017 Up To : 11:00 AM
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Submission :
18-September-2017 Up To : 2:00 PM
Opening Date : 18-September-2017 At : 3:00 PM

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For further Information kindly Contact:
Tender Inviting Authority : Joint Director Textiles
E-Mail : [email protected]
Phone Office : 044-25341539
Fax : 044-25331137
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City : Chennai

 

Govt. Of India Conducting of 4th Nationwide Handloom Census and Issue of Photo Identity Cards

During the celebration of second Handloom Day at Varanasi on August 7, 2016, the Union Textiles Minister had announced conducting of 4th nationwide Handloom census. As a follow-up to this, Office of Development Commissioner (Handlooms), MoT invited request for proposal (RFP) for conducting fourth nationwide Census for Handlooms and issue of Photo Identity cards to Handloom weavers. M/s Karvy Data Management Services Limited (KDMSL), Hyderabad – was selected and assigned the task on 4.01.2017. Continue reading Govt. Of India Conducting of 4th Nationwide Handloom Census and Issue of Photo Identity Cards

India: Schemes for Welfare of Textile Workers

03-August, 2017 19:29 IST

Shri Ajay Tamta

Government has been implementing various policy initiatives and schemes for the welfare of textile workers in the country, such as Integrated Skill Development Scheme (ISDS), Schemes for Development of Silk and Sericulture sectors, National Handloom Development Programme (NHDP), Comprehensive Handloom Cluster Development Scheme(CHCDS), Yarn supply Scheme and National Handicrafts Development Programme (NHDP).

Government is also implementing PowerTex India, a comprehensive scheme for Powerloom Sector Development. Continue reading India: Schemes for Welfare of Textile Workers

Delta Apparel Reports Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter and Nine-Month Results

GREENVILLE, S.C., Aug. 01, 2017

Delta Apparel, Inc.  today reported earnings per diluted share of $0.57 on net sales of $104.3 million for its fiscal third quarter ended July 1, 2017, compared with earnings of $0.32 per diluted share on net sales of $111.6 million in the prior year third quarter. Sales in the quarter increased $4.0 million, or approximately 4%, year-over-year after excluding sales in the recently-divested Junkfood Clothing Company business during the prior year quarter. The prior year third quarter included $11.3 million of sales in the Junkfood business divested by the Company on March 31, 2017, as well as an $0.18 per share expense related to the Company’s manufacturing realignment, both of which were non-recurring. Excluding the expense related to the manufacturing realignment, prior year third quarter earnings were $0.50 per diluted share. Continue reading Delta Apparel Reports Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter and Nine-Month Results