Ministry of Textiles20-March, 2013 15:55 IST
Garments Exported
The Government has taken several measures to broaden India’s exports of products made of cotton instead of exporting cotton itself like (i) 2% interest subvention scheme on readymade garment sector extended up to March’2014 (ii) Additional incentives for

The Government has taken several measures to broaden India’s exports of products made of cotton instead of exporting cotton itself like (i) 2% interest subvention scheme on readymade garment sector extended up to March’2014 (ii) Additional incentives for incremental exports to the US, European Union and Asian countries (iii) Additional duty credit of 2% of FOB value given on export of certain knitwear apparels for the year 2013-14 (iv) Inclusion of new Markets such has New Zealand, Cayman Islands, Latvia, Lithuania and Bulgaria under Focus Market Scheme (v) 2% market Linked Focus Product Scheme for USA and EU extended up to 31st March, 2013 (vi) Use of Focus Market Scheme, Focus Product Scheme, status holder incentive scrip and MLFPS for payment of excise duty for domestic procurement and (vii) extension of Zero duty EPCG scheme up to 31st March, 2013 etc.

 

The Plan of action prepared by Government to boost the apparel exports made of cotton from India are (a) Continuation of MAI (Market Access Initiatives) and MDA (Market Development Assistance) to apparel export for market diversification and to increase their share in world trade (b) Skill development programme under ATDC to make available skill workforce to apparel export sector (c) Assistance under Technological Upgradation Fund Scheme (TUFS).

 

The year-wise value of India’s exports of textiles & clothing products (Principal commodity-wise) including cotton, jute, silk, man-made textiles, wool and woollen textiles and others during the last three years till date is at Annexure-I.

 


 

Annexure-I

India’s export of textiles & clothing (Principal commodity-wise)

 

Item

2009-10

2010-11

2011-12(P)

Variation

2012-13(Apr-Jan)(P)

 

US$ Mn

US$ Mn

US$ Mn

US$

Rs. Crore

US$ Mn

Readymade Garment

10064.73

11026.29

13072.95

18.56%

53719.76

9861.70

RMG of cotton incl. accessories

8048.32

8576.60

9626.91

12.25%

36611.78

6721.08

RMG of Man-made fibre

1214.59

1478.62

2177.15

47.24%

10794.46

1981.61

RMG of other textile material

801.82

971.07

1268.89

30.67%

6313.52

1159.02

Cotton Textiles

5711.41

8684.09

11321.49

30.37%

47104.59

8647.31

Cotton raw including waste

2016.20

2891.77

4513.79

56.09%

14203.61

2607.45

Cotton yarn, fabrics & madeups

3695.20

5792.31

6807.69

17.53%

32900.98

6039.86

Man-made textiles

3970.88

4704.58

5630.83

19.69%

22524.24

4134.93

Manmade  staple fibres

357.42

421.92

565.98

34.14%

2195.16

402.98

Manmade yarn, fab. & madeups

3613.46

4282.65

5064.84

18.26%

20329.08

3731.95

Wool & Woolen textiles

470.20

442.13

508.13

14.93%

1926.32

353.63

RMG of Wool

380.36

332.00

356.53

7.39%

1382.10

253.72

Woollen yarn, fabrics &madeups

89.84

110.13

151.60

37.66%

544.22

99.91

Silk

596.05

631.54

473.00

-25.10%

1833.07

336.51

RMG of Silk

292.46

256.92

264.50

2.95%

1065.81

195.66

Natural silk yarn, fab. & madeups

298.32

364.93

198.11

-45.71%

713.66

131.01

Silk waste

5.27

9.68

10.39

7.29%

53.60

9.84

Handloom Products*

264.85

346.07

554.01

60.09%

2446.53

449.13

Textiles (excl HC, jute & coir)

21078.12

25834.69

31560.40

22.16%

129554.51

23783.21

Handicrafts

961.67

1293.97

1079.44

-16.58%

5406.03

992.42

Handicrafts (excluding handmade carpets)

225.48

257.20

233.58

-9.18%

984.20

180.68

Carpets (excluding silk) handmade

727.61

1034.20

841.85

-18.60%

4403.96

808.47

Silk carpets

8.58

2.57

4.01

56.12%

17.87

3.28

Coir & Coir Manufacturers

160.60

159.63

213.05

33.46%

891.94

163.74

Coir & Coir Manufacturers

160.60

159.63

213.05

33.46%

891.94

163.74

Jute

218.40

459.69

457.33

-0.52%

1766.96

324.37

Floor covering of jute

59.42

74.23

52.56

-29.19%

223.35

41.00

Other jute manufactures

63.46

109.77

153.74

40.05%

613.40

112.61

Jute yarn

30.48

116.86

58.87

-49.62%

207.72

38.13

Jute hessian

65.04

158.84

192.16

20.98%

722.49

132.63

Textiles (incl. HC, coir & jute)

22418.79

27747.98

33310.21

20.05%

137619.44

25263.74

% Textile Exports

12.54%

11.05%

10.93%

 

10.49%

10.49%

India's  overall exports

178751.43

251136.19

304623.53

21.30%

1312482.58

240941.41

 

Source: Foreign Trade Statistics of India( Principal Commodities & Countries), DGCI&S for export figures in Rupee and Department of Commerce(Intranet) -Exchange rate

 

*Handloom Products have been included as commodities first time in 2009-10

 

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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DS/RK

 


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