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

Self help women group

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Rajasthan Self Help Group Aims To Boost Rural Production, Economy

Hindustan Zinc's Sakhi Utpadan Samiti is providing employment to women belonging to rural and tribal areas. They are running four Agri-business and two Textile units, and have employed 130 women to produce chemical-free quality products. According to India CSR, they are producing spice, pulses, and pickles. Moreover, a large number of Agriculture and textile products are offered and almost seven districts are contributing to this initiative… read-more

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 06:00 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Agriculture, Textile Industry, Rural India, CSR

Courtesy: The Logical Indian

Textile Industry

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UP Govt To Make Gorakhpur A Textile Hub, Create Jobs For Migrant Workers

The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to help migrant workers, who had returned to the state during lockdown, by developing Gorakhpur district into a "textile hub". The state CM Yogi Adityanath said the government will focus on readymade garment industry in eastern UP by establishing a "big training centre" in the district. Reportedly, over 12,000 migrant workers belonging to textile sector returned to eastern UP during lockdown.

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 12:07 PM / by Sneha Ramesh

Tags: Uttar Pradesh, CM Yogi Adityanath, Migrant Workers, Textile Industry

Courtesy: The Indian Express