The South India Spinners Association (SISPA) recently urged the Tamil Nadu state government to formulate a policy to protect micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) following the rise in cotton prices.
The Messe Frankfurt textile event is expecting 1,850 exhibitors from 17th to 20th September at Paris' Parc du Bourget, where it will be introducing new initiatives including a trade show focusing on leather.
Arvind plans to outsource all of its textile production to other countries so that it can focus on manufacturing clothing. The business is working on new facilities in Ethiopia and will also expand its workforce.
The Cotton Association of India (CAI) has retained its cotton crop estimate for the ongoing crop year 2017-18 at 365 lakh bales of 170 kg each, which is the same level as in its estimate made in the previous month.
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