| Pakistan : Costly cotton lifts Pakistan’s textile exports to $6.28bn (January 20, 11)|
Pakistan’s textile exports jumped by a substantial 26 percent to reach $6.28 billion in the first half of the current fiscal year, official statistics showed on Wednesday.
| India : Textiles sector calls for stable growth policy (January 20, 11)|
The Indian government should have a stable policy for the textiles industry which needs to adopt a uniform growth plan, an experts panel said here Wednesday.
| India : Maran to inaugurate Rs 145 cr Integrated Textile Mall in Erode (January 20, 11)|
Union Textiles Minister DayanidhiMaran will lay the foundation for a Rs 145 crore integratedtextile mall to be constructed near here on January 22,officials of the Erode Textile Mall said today.
| India : AEPC cannot make classification between exporters – Holds Del. HC (January 19, 11)|
The Delhi High Court has stuck down the rules made by Apparels Export Promotion Council (AEPC) regarding the regulation of membership stating it unconstitutional and inconsistent with the Exim Policy. The court thus invalidated the classification of exporters into “member exporters” and “registered exporters” made by the AEPC conferring certain important rights and privileges only on the member exporters.
| Pakistan : Textile exporters request PM to intervene (January 19, 11)|
A meeting of leading exporters of textile and the TDAP CEO was held on Tuesday regarding the heavy duty imposed by the Turkish government on exports of fabric and garments to Turkey from Pakistan, says a press release.
| India : India caps cotton export despite record output (January 19, 11)|
Cotton output in India, the world’s second biggest producer and exporter of the fibre, is seen at a record 32.9 million bales in 2010/11 on higher acreage and favourable weather.