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Cotton acreage to go up on better returns

Mumbai: The total area under cultivation of cotton in India is expected to increase by 7 per cent to 11.3 million hectares in 2017-18, on account of expectations of better returns ...

May 03, 2017

Sale of Khadi products rises 33% to Rs 2,005 crore in FY17

New Delhi: Indian khadi products sales increased by 33 per cent year-on-year to Rs 2,005 crore (US$ 312 million) in 2016-17 and is expected to exceed Rs 5,000 crore (US$ 779 millio...

May 02, 2017

Future Group to expand affordable fashion retail format

Kolkata: Future Group is planning to open 80 new stores under its affordable fashion format, Fashion at Big Bazaar (FBB), and is targeting sales of 230 million units of garments by...

March 20, 2017

India Ratings and Research maintained a stable outlook for cotton textiles for FY18

Mumbai: The Indian cotton textile industry is expected to showcase a stable growth in F.Y. 2017-18, supported by stable input prices, healthy capacity utilisation and steady domest...

March 10, 2017

India beats China in export growth of locally made retail, lifestyle products

Mumbai: Indian exports of locally made retail and lifestyle products grew at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10 per cent from 2013 to 2016 compared to China’s 5 per c...

March 06, 2017

India beats China in export growth of locally made retail, lifestyle products

Mumbai: Indian exports of locally made retail and lifestyle products grew at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10 per cent from 2013 to 2016 compared to China’s 5 per c...

March 06, 2017

Max to invest Rs 400 crore to reach 120 cities in 4 years

New Delhi: Max Fashion, a part of Dubai based Landmark Group, plans to expand its sales network to 400 stores in 120 cities to achieve a target turnover of Rs 5000 crore (US$ 746.6...

February 20, 2017

Steps taken to provide fresh impetus to Employment Generation in Textile Sector

New Delhi: The Government of India has announced a slew of labour-friendly reforms aimed at generating around 11.1 million jobs in apparel and made-ups sectors, and increasing text...

February 03, 2017
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