Ministry of Textiles14-August, 2014 13:39 IST
Export of Yarn

India’s yarn export is one-third of its production in 2013-14

India’s yarn export is one-third of its production in 2013-14. The comparative details on production and export for the last three years (2011-12, 2012-13 & 2013-14) and export as a % of production is given below:-  

 

Production, export & export as % age of production

                                                                                                                                        (Mn.kg.)

Items

Production

Export

2011-12

2012-13

2013-14

(Prov.)

2011-12

Export as %age  of production

2012-13

Export as %age  of production

2013-14 (Prov.)

Export as %age  of production

Cotton Yarn

3126

3583

3928

752

24%

1110

31%

1313

33%

Other Spun yarn

1246

1285

1381

240

19%

212

16%

223

16%

Man-made filament yarn

1463

1371

1294

550

38%

602

44%

671

52%

Sub Total

5835

6239

6603

1542

26%

1924

31%

2207

33%

      Source : Export - DGCIS, Kolkata.

 

The information was given by the Minister of State (Independent Charge) in the Ministry of Textiles Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar in a written reply in Lok Sabha today.

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