Steps to revive glory of Bengal silk industry

In West Bengal, there are around 1 lakh 20000 farmers involved in sericulture covering 24,000 hectares of land in 29,000 villages of 17 districts where mulberry sericulture is practiced. Murshidabad, Malda, Birbhum, Nadia and Midnapore are the highest silk-producing districts in Bengal where the stakeholders are mainly marginal and semimarginal farmers, said Governor Keshari Nath … More Steps to revive glory of Bengal silk industry

Tirupur textile producers to reach customers through e-com platform

Amazon.com Inc. the world’s largest e-commerce company, to provide its platform soon for Tirupur knitwear manufacturers to promote their brands and reach customers. As only a few companies here have succeeded in reaching to customers directly, that is in business to consumer-b2c market. Only big players who could afford the cost of networking were able … More Tirupur textile producers to reach customers through e-com platform

Revival package for coir sector to boost fibre production in Kerala

Kerala finance minister TM Thomas Isaac in the state budget announced revival package for the coir sector will boost coconut fibre production, create more jobs and help in attaining self-sufficiency. In his budget speech conveyed government intention of implementing a second restructuring of the coir industry as the state is importing fibre from other states … More Revival package for coir sector to boost fibre production in Kerala

New York Fashion Week spotlights Chinese Talent

Four Chinese fashion brands showcased their latest menswear creations on the runway at the “New York Fashion Week: Men’s” event. The show was part of Tmall’s efforts to cultivate local fashion talent and break away from the cliché-laden image attached to the “Made in China” label. As part of the partnership between Alibaba’s Tmall and … More New York Fashion Week spotlights Chinese Talent

Expert Insight and Industry Innovation Showcased at EDANA Middle East & North Africa Symposium

EDANA, the leading global association serving the nonwovens and related industries, last week welcomed over 200 delegates from more than 100 companies to Dubai for the fourth edition of the region’s premier conference for the nonwovens industry. The symposium and exhibition featured expert analysis on market outlook, product innovation, demographic trends and sustainability initiatives over … More Expert Insight and Industry Innovation Showcased at EDANA Middle East & North Africa Symposium