Ministry of Textiles20-March, 2013 15:54 IST
Production Target of Textile Industry
Textiles sector provides employment to over 35 million workers

Textiles sector provides employment to over 35 million workers.

 

The production target set and achieved during the 11th Five Year Plan are as under:-

 

S. No.

Items

Units

XIth Plan

 

 

 

Target

Achievement

1

Man-made Fibre

Mn. Kg

7320

5840

2

Production Spun Yarn

Mn. Kg

26310

21193

3

Production of Filament Yarn

Mn. Kg

8784

7463

4

Cloth Production

Bn. Sq. Mtrs

355.1

291.8

 

This information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Textiles, Smt. Panabaaka Lakshmi in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today.

 

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