The State government was receptive to the concept of plug-and-play textile parks that the garment industry had mooted, said Raja M. Shanmugham, president of Tiruppur Exporters’ Association.

The Tirupur Exporters' Association (TEA) on Thursday requested the Union Minister for Ports and Shipping Sarbananda Sonowal to address the shortage of containers for shipping.

As part of its efforts to exploit the international reputation enjoyed by the knitwear products manufactured in Tirupur, the knitwear capital of the country, the Tirupur Exporters Association (TEA) has approached Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Muthuvel Karunanidhi Stalin with pleas to speed up the Covid-19 vaccination programme  for its workers and relaxation in lock down rules.

The Tiruppur Exporters’ Association has welcomed the announcement by the Central government on extension of the Emergency Credit Linked Guarantee Scheme for five years.

CHENNAI: The sharp spike in cases in Tiruppur has wreaked havoc for the textile industry. With no drop in cases, the administration has imposed a strict lockdown in the city, where one of the biggest textile manufacturing clusters in the country is located.

Coimbatore: The Tirupur Exporters Association (TEA) on Thursday requested Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to announce Additional Credit Assistance up to 10 per cent to all the MSMEs in need of it, irrespective of any precondition for restructuring.