| Lahore : TDAP organises 3-day training workshop for garment sector (October 11, 10)|
Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) in collaboration with the CBI Holland organised a three-day training workshop from October 8 to 10 for the garment exporters at a local hotel in order to provide easier access to the Pakistani exporters in the European Union (EU) markets and to enhance their exports to Europe.
| India : Mumbai hosts textile and apparel machinery expo (October 11, 10)|
The Garment and Textile Machinery and Accessories (Gartexma) 2010 expo showcasing Indian textile and apparel machinery and accessories kicked off here Sunday.
| Pakistan : BT Cotton may save Pakistan Rs90b annually (October 11, 10)|
Pakistan may save Rs90 billion annually, if cultivation of BT Cotton is formally sanctioned, Geo News reported Sunday.
| India : Govt. to ensure that only surplus cotton is exported (October 11, 10)|
Pacifying apprehensions of the textile industry, Union Textile Minister Dayanidhi Maran has said the government would ensure that no cotton is exported before domestic demand is fully met and export of raw cotton does not exceed 55 lakh bales this year.
| India : TN Govt finds solution to pollution by dyers (October 09, 10)|
The sodium chloride salt that the dyers use to fuse colours with yarn fabric is the main pollution generating agent in Tirupur. In order to see that colours penetrate well in the yarn, dyers blend sodium chloride salt and sodium carbonate in water.
| India : Cotton prices will remain stable in Punjab: Experts (October 09, 10)|
While it has been going great for the cotton growers of Punjab to date thanks to the higher prices they have been getting for the produce, these prices, however, seem to heading towards a plateau.