Ministry of Textiles12-February, 2014 19:02 IST
‘FDI in Textiles Sector’

The details of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in textiles sector during the April 2010 to June, 2013 is given in Annexure-I

 

The details of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in textiles sector during the April 2010 to June, 2013 is given in Annexure-I. The State/UT-wise details are not compiled.No study has been conducted in this regard. However, the impact of FDI on the overall development of the sector is felt by way of technical knowhow, new products in domestic market and increase in exports. Various labour laws ensure that the interest of workers including those engaged in textile sector is protected.

Annexure-I

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in textiles sector

(Amount in Billion)

Financial Year

Total (All Sector)

In Rs.

In US$

2010-11

885.20

19.43

2011-12

1739.46

36.50

2012-13 (Apr-Jun)

238.20

4.43

 

 

Source: Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Govt. of   India.

                             The information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Textiles

                        Smt. Panabaaka  Lakshmi in the Rajya Sabha today. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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