Articles tagged under: Textile

Foundation stone laid for Karanj Textile Park in Surat

March 06, 2019

Surat: Textile minister Smriti Irani today laid foundation stone for Karanj textile park which has more than 40 units of weaving, knitwear and texturising. The textile park was approved under Government of India’s Scheme of Integrated Textile Park (SITP) which will have weaving, knitting & texturizing units and will provide employment to over 1500 people leading to revenue generation of more than Rs. 300 crore according to minister Irani. Foundation stone was also laid for 25 MLD ZL...Read More

Gujarat Government declares Textile Policy 2018, here’s full draft

January 11, 2019
Gujarat Government declares Textile Policy 2018, here’s full draft

Gandhinagar: Presented here is the draft of new Textile policy - 2018 declared by the Government of Gujarat: Read More

Arvind Limited initiates operations at its new large garmenting hub in Gujarat

November 27, 2018
Arvind Limited initiates operations at its new large garmenting hub in Gujarat

Ahmedabad: Arvind Limited, the $1.7 billion textile-to-retail conglomerate, today announced the launch of its largest garmenting hub in Gujarat, as part of its capacity expansion strategy, with two manufacturing facilities in Bavla near Ahmedabad. A third facility will commence operations over the next few weeks. These manufacturing facilities, set up with an investment of INR 350 crore, will further strengthen Arvind’s position in the global textiles and garmenting market as an integrated fi...Read More

Gujarat govt to announce new textile policy before Vibrant Summit 2019

November 24, 2018
Gujarat govt to announce new textile policy before Vibrant Summit 2019

Gandhinagar: Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today met with state’s textile industry representatives including associations, large corporates and small & medium scale enterprises to seek their feedback for the new textile policy The interaction provided a platform to the entire industry to raise their concerns and provide feedback for the upcoming policy. The CM after listening to all the representatives announced that the new textile policy shall be announced soon and reiterated the governm...Read More

RIL partners with Arvind to manufacture R|Elan™ high performance fabrics

August 09, 2018
RIL partners with Arvind to manufacture R|Elan™ high performance fabrics

Ahmedabad: Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) has forged a partnership with Ahmedabad based Arvind Ltd to manufacture co-branded R|Elan™ high performance fabrics. The partnership is a part of RIL’s Hub Excellence Partners (HEP) program. RIL organised an HEP meet here today to launch R|Elan™ fabric 2.0, fabrics made from speciality engineered fibres for denim and other woven fabrics. The event was attended by senior officials of textile industry, and their response to R|ElanȒ...Read More

Industry Commissioner to hold meeting in Surat for proposed Pinjrat Mega Textile Park

June 24, 2018
Industry Commissioner to hold meeting in Surat for proposed Pinjrat Mega Textile Park

Surat: Union finance ministry had handed over the task of setting up two mega textile parks in the country to union textile ministry. One of such parks was to come up near Surat as Pinjrat mega textile park for which a special purpose vehicle(SPV) was formed. The SPV had demanded 80 lakh square meter land beyond the Coastal Regulatory Zone(CRZ) limit at Pinjrat coast. During the procedure, Chennai based National Coastal Management for Sustainable Development Institute has handed over a CRZ...Read More

Why depend on South? We should have enough weaving units in Gujarat to complete the entire textile chain: Rupani

May 04, 2018
Why depend on South? We should have enough weaving units in Gujarat to complete the entire textile chain: Rupani

Ahmedabad: Speaking at the Gujarat University Convention Centre here in inaugural function of 'Farm to Fashion Global Textile Summit 2018' presented by Reliance (RIL) and organized by Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industries(GCCI), Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani stressed for need to have sufficient textile weaving units in Gujarat to complete the entire value chain of textile. Rupani said, the government announced a policy to encourage more spinning units in Gujarat but for weaving, t...Read More

Live: Inauguration of Farm to Fashion Global Textile Summit 2018 by GCCI in Ahmedabad

May 04, 2018

Ahmedabad: The Union minister of commerce and industry, Suresh Prabhu today inaugurated a textile exhibition, Farm to Fashion: Indian Global Textile Summit 2018 here at Gujarat University Convention Centre. The three-day exhibition, organized by the Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) and the Maskati Cloth Merchants Association, will have 3,000 participants from the textile and apparel fraternity. The exhibition is supported by the ministry of textiles and the state government. A...Read More

Arvind Limited launches CREYATE

March 23, 2018
Arvind Limited launches CREYATE

Ahmedabad: CREYATE from the house of Arvind Ltd., launched its very first luxury flagship store at UB City in Bengaluru today. Inaugurated by Mr. Kulin Lalbhai, Executive Director, Arvind Limited and Mr. Tejinder Singh, Chief Operating Officer, Arvind Internet, this launch witnessed the presence of the crème-de-la-crème across various sectors of Bangalore’s industrial circle. CREYATE is omni-channel brand of co-created, luxury menswear located on the first floor of UB City, the experi...Read More

Reliance Industries Ltd unveils a new fabric brand R | Elan

February 02, 2018
Reliance Industries Ltd unveils a new fabric brand R | Elan

Mumbai: Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) has unveiled its new fabric brand R | Elan at day one of Lakme Fashion Week Summer Resort 2018 in Mumbai. R | Elan is an umbrella brand from the house of RIL, encompassing a range of new-age fabrics. It is a medley of first-of-its-kind design and craft collection from Anita Dongre, envisages and demonstrate fabrics of the future.   R | Elan fabrics are made from specially engineered fibres that provide fusion...Read More