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Garknit-X 13 Begins In Kolkata

The 13th Edition of Garknit-X, an international trade show on Textile and Apparel machinery began in Science city in Kolkata from today which was inaugurated by chairman of WBTIDC, Mr. Dinesh Bajaj in presence of industry leaders in the city. It is the largest technology exhibition of East India participated by both Domestic and International machinery brands with showcasing their products to the visitors. Organised by Vardaan Events Pvt. Ltd.…
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MP Textile Mills Hit By High Cost Of Production

Textile mills and spinning mills in Madhya Pradesh are facing high cost of production due to higher cotton prices, power tariff and labour wages followed by drop in exports. Less demand from the top buyer China and sluggish European economy is also squeezing margins of textile mills and making them uncompetitive in the global market. Cotton prices have risen five percent in a year on expectations of lower output in…
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APTMA Hails Govt Decision To Cut Power Tariff

Textile industry of Pakistan, which had earlier been slapped with Rs per unit surcharges, has welcomed the December 28 announcement by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif about reduction in the total electricity tariff by Rs 3 per unit from January 1, 2016. Chairman, All Pakistan Textile Mills (APTMA) Tariq Saud said that the reduction in tariff will go a long way towards the revival of the textile industry, which is predominantly…
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One Cr Shares To Aditya Birla Firms By Century

Pursuant to exercise of right for conversion of warrants into equity shares, B K Birla Group controlled Century Textiles & Industries Limited has allotted the balance 1,01,80,000 equity shares of face value of Rs 10 each fully paid-up to two Aditya Birla Group firms, according to the information provided by the company. Aditya Marketing & Manufacturing Limited was allotted 41 lakh shares while another lakh shares were allotted to IGH…
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Gangwar Inaugurates India Handloom Exhibition

Textile minister, Santosh Kumar Gangwar inaugurated an exhibition featuring the latest series of handloom products brought out by National Centre for Textile Design (NCTD), for promotion of those in domestic and international markets, at the National Crafts Museum, New Delhi, on December 22. The series called ‘India Handloom: Tradition & Trend’, not only reflects the rich tradition and high skill of country's handloom weavers, but also presents a trendy garment…
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Chamling Opens Skill Centre In Gangtok

With an aim to train skilled workforce for the rapidly growing export and domestic sectors of the Apparel Industry and upgrade the technical skills to improve quality, productivity and efficiency, Apparel Training and Design Centre (ATDC) today introduced ‘Shram Bhawan’ in Gangtok. Chief minister of Sikkim Pawan Chamling inaugurated the Bhawan at Sokeythang, Gangtok in presence of several important personalities of different fields. It is the first skill development center…
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