Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Textiles
12-January-2018 19:20 IST
Spurt in Textile and Apparel Exports

Based on data published by Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence and Statistics (DGCIS), after a brief period of decline in Textile & Apparel (T&A) exports including handicraft exports every month beginning May, June, July & October 2017, it can be observed that there is a turnaround in T&A exports, with a 20% increase in November, 2017 over October, 2017. The 20% overall increase in T&A exports is marked by an increase of 24% in Readymade Garments, 24% in Cotton, 9% in Man Made Textiles, 17% in Silk Products, 28% in Handloom products, 11% in Carpets and 10% in Jute Products.