FAISALABAD: Skilled manpower is imperative to support existing value added textile sector for growth and to earn foreign exchange, besides creating maximum job opportunities for the unemployed youth.

ECONOMYNEXT - Sri Lanka’s apparel exports grew 7.8 percent from a year earlier to 444 million dollars in August 2018, despite a fall in exports to the European Union amid Brexit troubles, data from the Joint Apparel Association Forum (JAAF), an industry body, showed.

The fashion industry is faced with challenges ranging from increasingly fickle consumers with little brand loyalty to the rise of upstart brands upsetting the traditional giants.

The major hindering factors in the textile industry today are mainly lack of inputs and management experience. Shortage of inputs, especially the shortage of cotton has been constraining the sector from productivity.

NEW DELHI: In a bid to bolster credit growth, the Finance Ministry is planning to expand the scope of the recently launched portal that enables MSMEs to obtain a loan of up to Rs 1 crore within an hour, a senior official said. 

VALENCIA — October 12, 2018 — At ITMA Shanghai Jeanologia will present its technological solutions — from fabric to garment finishing — to the Chinese textile industry for ending pollution and satisfy market demands, conforming to the new regulations.