Chennai: A combination of factors — US ban on Chinese cotton, a sudden surge in orders for garments, additional stocking up, increased exports to Tirupur’s competitors including Vietnam and Bangladesh — have resulted in yarn shortage for garments exporters.

Textile units in Tirupur have asked spinning mills to supply cotton immediately, alleging that the latter stopped supplies without any reasons.

Coimbatore: Handlooms and textiles minister O S Manian met readymade garment makers and exporters in Tirupur on Wednesday and invited them to invest in the new Veda Textile Park, promising immediate fulfilment of all basic requirements.

Coimbatore, Dec 9 (PTI): Tirupur Exporters Association (TEA) on Wednesday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for approving the Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana (ABRY) to boost employment in the formal sector and also for incentivising creation of new employment opportunities under the Atmanirbhar Bharat Package 3.0.

oimbatore, Dec 3 (PTI): The proposal by Tirupur Exporters'' Association (TEA) for imparting training to fresh workers under the scheme for capacity-building in the textile sector known as SAMARTH has been considered by the Centre.

CHENNAI: It’s a perfect Christmas gift that garment exporters from the knitwear capital Tirupur were looking for, as exports for the October-December quarter may be among the best quarters ever, with a 15% increase in exports.