Textile Production

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Textile Manufacturers Go On Strike Against Rising Cotton & Yarn Prices: Tamil Nadu

Textile production units have halted in Karur and Tiruppur, and the manufacturers have gone on a strike demanding the centre to arrest the rising prices of cotton and yarn. On May 17, 70% of garment production units were shut in Tiruppur. In Karur, around 800 home textile manufacturing units were shut. Reportedly, cotton now costs Rs 1 lakh per candy (356 kg), which was Rs 57,000 in September, 2021.

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 02:53 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Textile Industry, Garment Manufacturers, Karur, Tiruppur, Cotton

Courtesy: The Times Of India