Par panel to boost textile sector suggests anti-dumping duty, GST revision

News Tags: chaired by Kirit Somaiya, desires Textiles Ministry, Finance Ministry, handicrafts, handloom, impose higher anti-dumping duty, impress upon Department of Revenue, powerloom, protect the domestic industry, reconsider GST structure for textiles, Report tabled in Parliament today, Standing Committee on Labour, wool and sericulture

New Delhi
Par panel to boost textile sector suggests anti-dumping duty, GST revision
Summary: 
In a report tabled in Parliament today, the Standing Committee on Labour chaired by Kirit Somaiya said that it desires the Textiles Ministry to impress upon the Department of Revenue/Finance Ministry to reconsider GST structure for textiles and impose higher anti-dumping duty to protect the domestic industry.

In a report tabled in Parliament today, the Standing Committee on Labour chaired by Kirit Somaiya said that it desires the Textiles Ministry to impress upon the Department of Revenue/Finance Ministry to reconsider GST structure for textiles and impose higher anti-dumping duty to protect the domestic industry.

http://www.financialexpress.com/economy/parliamentary-panel-suggests-anti-dumping-duty-gst-revision-to-boost-textiles-sector/1097611/
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Sri Lanka opens first mini apparel factories part of national apparel initiative

News Tags: apparels, handloom, inaugurated first of the Mini Factories, Menik Farm Village, part of new US $ 1.8 million national apparel initiative, self-employment, Sri Lanka Institute of Textile & Apparel, Sri Lankan Minister of Industry and Commerce, Sri Lankan refugee displacement village, under 150 Mini Apparel Factories Program, village level

Colombo
Sri Lanka opens first mini apparel factories part of national apparel initiative
Summary: 
Sri Lankan Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen inaugurated first of the Mini Factories under 150 Mini Apparel Factories Program by his Ministry in a Srilankan Menik Farm Village, one time Sri Lankan refugee displacement village.

Sri Lankan Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen inaugurated first of the Mini Factories under 150 Mini Apparel Factories Program by his Ministry in a Srilankan Menik Farm Village, one time Sri Lankan refugee displacement village.

As part of a new US $ 1.8 million national apparel initiative at village levels, the village has been brought back to life. The Rs 287 Mn (US $ 1.87 Mn) project aims at setting up 150 Mini Apparel Factories across the country in support of Unity government’s one million new employments program.

http://dailynews.lk/2017/11/20/business/134951/govt-open-150-mini-apparel-factories
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Kerala handloom sector to get back its glory with revival package

News Tags: assure work for three hundred days, bring back glory to ailing traditional sector, coming with a revival package, Directorate of Handlooms and Textiles, handloom, initial phase, Kerala state government, rope in traditional weavers

Kola,m
Kerala handloom sector to get back its glory with revival package
Summary: 
Kerala state government has come out with a revival package to bring back glory to its ailing traditional sector, Handloom. According to officials with the Directorate of Handlooms and Textiles, some 3,400 traditional weavers to be roped in during the initial phase will be assured work for 300 days.

Kerala state government has come out with a revival package to bring back glory to its ailing traditional sector, Handloom. According to officials with the Directorate of Handlooms and Textiles, some 3,400 traditional weavers to be roped in during the initial phase will be assured work for 300 days.

The traditional weavers, who had been forced to go in search of greener pastures owing to lack of work and poor wages, would be wooed back and cooperative societies that closed shop would be persuaded to resume functioning.

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/2016/dec/28/handloom-sector-set-to-spin-new-success-story-1553691.html
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Handloom is fast growing industry in the state of Manipur

News Tags: common facility centres, fast growing industries, handloom, highest concentration looms, highest concentration of weavers, mandated to improve the socio-economic conditions of the handloom weavers, one of the most important cottage industry, State of Manipur, taken up several schemes and activities

Imphal
Handloom is fast growing industry in the state of Manipur
Summary: 
Handloom, besides being one of the most important cottage industry in the State of Manipur, is also one of the fast growing industries, having highest concentration of weavers and highest concentration regarding possession of looms in the country, said M Rajen Singh, Additional Director (Handloom) of Commerce & Industries Department, Government of Manipur.

Handloom, besides being one of the most important cottage industry in the State of Manipur, is also one of the fast growing industries, having highest concentration of weavers and highest concentration regarding possession of looms in the country, said M Rajen Singh, Additional Director (Handloom) of Commerce & Industries Department, Government of Manipur.

As per the Handloom Census 2009-10, Manipur has 2.04 lakh handloom workers and 1.90 lakh looms.

http://e-pao.net/GP.asp?src=3..120716.jul16
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First Manipur Industrial Expo 2016 observes Textiles day

News Tags: active participation of six hundred enterpreneurs, Commerce and Industries Department, feature National handicraft, First Manipur Industrial expo, handloom, held at Lamboi Khongnangkhong, observed Textiles Day, twenty government department stalls, weavers play a key role in defining the State, ‘Make in Manipur initiative

Imphal
First  Manipur Industrial Expo 2016 observes  Textiles day
Summary: 
Commerce and Industries Department, Government of Manipur at the ongoing first Manipur Industrial Expo, 2016 with the active participation of about 600 enterpreneurs excluding 25 government department stalls, held at Lamboi Khongnangkhong, Imphal observed Textiles Day on the second day.

Commerce and Industries Department, Government of Manipur at the ongoing first Manipur Industrial Expo, 2016 with the active participation of about 600 enterpreneurs excluding 25 government department stalls, held at Lamboi Khongnangkhong, Imphal observed Textiles Day on the second day.

The ongoing expo is a platform to provide employment and generate income under the ‘Make in Manipur’ initiative, which aims to achieve the objective without any extra financial burden to the State.

http://e-pao.net/GP.asp?src=2..060416.apr16
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Duplicate version of GI handloom products dwindling market value

News Tags: authorized officers of central and state governments, duplicate version of GI registered products, dwindling market value, fake handloom products, hampering niche market, handloom, manufactured by mechanized sector of textile, pay special attention to complaints, textile marketing companies, Textile Ministry, Textiles

Mumbai
Duplicate version of GI handloom products dwindling market value
Summary: 
Duplicate versions of Geographical Indication (GI) registered handloom products are being manufactured by the mechanized sector of the textiles and are sold in market by some textile marketing companies hampering the niche market of these products , said the Textiles Ministry on Wednesday in a press release.

Duplicate versions of Geographical Indication (GI) registered handloom products are being manufactured by the mechanized sector of the textiles and are sold in market by some textile marketing companies hampering the niche market of these products , said the Textiles Ministry on Wednesday in a press release.

http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/economy/duplicate-gi-products-hampering-niche-market-textile-min_4981981.html
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Govt textile units tie up with e-commerce to get a wider customer base globally

News Tags: Amazon, bomkai silks, eBay, especially textiles, Flipkart, Gadwal silks, Government units, Hand painted Bhagalpuri silks, handloom, IndiaRoots, major brand building exercise, sell ikkat, Snapdeal, tie up with eCommerce platforms, wider customer base globally, with India high on digitization

Kolkata
Govt textile units tie up with e-commerce to get a wider customer base globally
Summary: 
Government units, especially textiles as one of their major brand building exercise and with India high on digitalization are tying up with ecommerce platforms to get a wider customer base globally. Many weaves from different states will now be made available on ecommerce platforms like Flipkart, eBay, Amazon, Snapdeal and others.

Government units, especially textiles as one of their major brand building exercise and with India high on digitalization are tying up with ecommerce platforms to get a wider customer base globally. Many weaves from different states will now be made available on ecommerce platforms like Flipkart, eBay, Amazon, Snapdeal and others.

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/small-biz/sme-sector/government-units-tie-up-with-e-commerce-firms-to-market-indigenous-crafts/articleshow/49282849.cms
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AP govt to strike an agreement with online retailers for handloom marketing

News Tags: (APCO), Amazon, Andhra govt, Andhra Pradesh State Handloom Weavers Cooperative Society Ltd., Flipkart, handloom, online platform, online retailers, Snapdeal

Andhra Pradesh
AP govt to strike an agreement with online retailers for handloom marketing
Summary: 
The Union Government which is keen to promote cotton fibre and handloom products is lent a helping hand by the online retailers viz. Flipkart,Amazon,Snapdeal.

The Union Government which is keen to promote cotton fibre and handloom products is lent a helping hand by the online retailers viz. Flipkart,Amazon,Snapdeal.

The Andhra Pradesh Government is holding discussions with these plugged-in retailers to sell handloom products on their website.

This will help in introducing an online platform to the workmanship of the handloom weavers as well as recognition to the ancient tradition, which is one of the prime reasons of the Union Government backing these weavers.

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Vijayawada/flipkart-amazon-to-market-handloom-products/article7171984.ece
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Constrained growth exhibited by India in the apparel and textile sector

News Tags: Cotton fibre, finished product, handloom, inadequate incentive, India misses clothing cut, Indian apparel and textile sector, inflexible labour law, man made fibre segment, PTA, raw material policy, taxed higher

New Delhi
Constrained growth exhibited by India in the apparel and textile sector
Summary: 
India misses the clothing cut in consequence of inadequate incentives, excessive emphasis on cotton fibre and handlooms by the government, flip-flop in raw material policy, faulty duty structure in the man-made fibre segment where imports of certain raw materials (like PTA) are taxed higher than those of finished products and inflexible labour laws.

India misses the clothing cut in consequence of inadequate incentives, excessive emphasis on cotton fibre and handlooms by the government, flip-flop in raw material policy, faulty duty structure in the man-made fibre segment where imports of certain raw materials (like PTA) are taxed higher than those of finished products and inflexible labour laws.

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/economy/india-misses-the-clothing-cut/69444/
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Flipkart aims to ramp up item categories seller base in Bengal

News Tags: apparel, artifacts, clothing, ecommerce market place, educate and empower sellers, Flipkart, handicraft products, handloom, home decor, west Bengal region

Kolkata
Flipkart aims to ramp up item categories seller base in Bengal
Summary: 
Flipkart, an e-commerce market place is aiming to ramp up the number of categories of items for sale and connect with more vendors from different parts of the country. The company has set a target to have one lakh sellers hawking their products on its portal.

Flipkart, an e-commerce market place is aiming to ramp up the number of categories of items for sale and connect with more vendors from different parts of the country. The company has set a target to have one lakh sellers hawking their products on its portal.

This year, handloom, home and local artifacts will emerge as prominent categories. They are confident that they will see more sellers from these categories to join them and reach out to a wider range of customers nationally, Flipkart Senior Vice president (market place) Ankit Nagori said.

http://www.indiantelevision.com/iworld/e-commerce/flipkart-eyes-one-lakh-sellers-aims-to-up-seller-base-in-bengal-150313
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