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Decline in Indian Apparel Exports by 40.75%

The Indian apparel exports decline by per cent in October 2017 to Rs 5, crore as compared to exports of Rs 9, crore in same month last year. This includes garments of all textiles estimated by India’s foreign trade during the month, released by the ministry of commerce and industry. The Exports of man-made textiles during the month including yarn, fabric, made-ups, etc dropped per cent to Rs 2, crore,…
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New textile policy to boost growth in TN

To meet the demands and suggestions from textile industry representatives to boost growth, Tamil Nadu Government would soon frame a new textile policy, the state handlooms and textile minister OS Manian has said. The issue will be taken up with chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami soon, Manian said. State’s Finance Minister D Jayakumar would raise the problems faced by the sector in the GST council meeting scheduled tomorrow as the…
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Finally GSP Extension From US Govt

Indian exporters, after an 18 months wait finally gets extension for generalised system of preference (GSP) from the US government. The US government has renewed GSP benefits for Indian exporters, retrospectively from August 2013 till December 2017, enabling duty-free entry of 3,500 product lines which exported in July 2013. The move is expected to benefit exporters of textiles, engineering, gems and jewellery products, among others, as their biggest market is…
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Finally GSP Extension From US Govt

Indian exporters, after an 18 months wait finally gets extension for generalised system of preference (GSP) from the US government. The US government has renewed GSP benefits for Indian exporters, retrospectively from August 2013 till December 2017, enabling duty-free entry of 3,500 product lines which exported in July 2013. The move is expected to benefit exporters of textiles, engineering, gems and jewellery products, among others, as their biggest market is…
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Indian And Pakistani Designers To Participate In Joint Exhibition

Designers from India and Pakistan will showcase their creativities in fashion, textile, jewellery, accessories etc. at a joint three-day exhibition, 'Shaan-e-Pakistan' to be held in New Delhi on September 10 where over 150 exhibitors from both the countries will participate. The event will help improve the relation between both countries as food and fashion are two major aspects to get the countries together. There are a lot of similarities between…
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