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Monthly Archives: October 2021

Ethiopian textile industry at risk if US suspends Tigray war trade deal

by on October 28, 2021 0
In a crowded factory in Addis Ababa, Finoteselam Nigussie’s needle plunges into the vaporous white fabric which she deftly guides through a sewing machine. Like thousands of other Ethiopian women, sewing shawls for export to the United States pays the 40-year-old textile worker’s rent and her daughter’s school fees. Now, however, Finoteselam’s work is... Read More

“The textile industry needs digitization”

by on October 21, 2021 0
CARACHI: Pakistani textile industry lags behind in adopting digitalization compared to other sectors leading to inefficiency and low productivity among units, says former chairman of Pakistan Employers Federation (EFP), Majyd Aziz. Addressing a session on the textile industry on Wednesday, he stressed that the textile sector must embrace digital transformation to harness its potential.... Read More

Marci Zaroff: Regenerative agriculture can heal the textile industry and the planet

by on October 18, 2021 0
Entrepreneur and author Marci Zaroff coined the term ‘eco-fashion’ in the mid-90s. Here we discuss why sustainable fashion took so long to have its ‘moment’ and how regenerative agriculture could. heal the planet as well as the damaging textile industry. Marci Zaroff believes that Millennials are behind the “rapidly growing movement for sustainable and... Read More

The textile industry welcomes the PM MITRA program

by on October 6, 2021 0
The textile and apparel industry here welcomed the PM MITRA program approved by the Cabinet on Wednesday. Southern India Mills’ Association (SIMA) President Ravi Sam said that out of the seven PM Mega Integrated Textile Region and Apparel Parks planned by the government, the four southern states have shown interest in establishing at least... Read More

The production-linked incentive scheme for the huge textile industry and its proposed impact Rs.300 Crore

by on October 4, 2021 0
India has, in a literal sense, weaved its future in its early stages of development, as the textile and apparel sector of the economy has traditionally been one of the oldest industries in the country. With its large labor endowment and labor intensive approach, India has had a considerable comparative advantage in the textile... Read More

The production-linked incentive program for the huge textile industry and its Rs.300 Crore impact investment project

by on October 4, 2021 0
India has literally woven its future into its early stages of development, as the textile and clothing sector of the economy has traditionally been one of the oldest industries in the country. With its large workforce endowment and labor intensive approach, India has a considerable comparative advantage in the textile sector, making it the... Read More