| Greece : Textile industry production dives by 18.8% (July 29, 10)|
During the first five months of 2010, Greek textile industry registered 18.8 percent fall in its production volume, after having recorded losses in small number in 2009, which was equal to 16.5 percent of its revenues.
| Indonesia : Safeguard investigation into imports of yarn and woven fabrics (July 29, 10)|
Committee of Indonesia (KPPI), the Ministry of Trade since June 25, 2010 began an investigation security measures (safeguard) against the surging volume of goods imported yarn and woven fabrics
| India : Struggling export sectors to get more sops (July 29, 10)|
The Commerce Ministry has indicated that it would give more incentives to struggling export sectors such as textiles, readymade garments, leather and handicrafts.
| India : India's apparel exports declined in 2009-10 new (July 29, 10)|
India's exports of apparel during 2009-10 declined to Rs47,524.78 crore ($10.047 billion) from Rs47,112.77 crore ($10.383 billion) in the preceding financial year 2008-09.
| India : 9,200 acres of cotton destroyed (July 28, 10)|
Apart from the paddy crop transplanted on thousands of acres, the recent floods in Punjab also destroyed cotton sown in an area measuring around 9,200 acres. According to figures released by the Department of Agriculture, 2,000 acres of standing crop have reported severe damage in Faridkot district alone.
| India : Govt to soon take steps to help exporters: Anand Sharma (July 28, 10)|
Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma on Tuesday said the government will soon take steps to help labour intensive sectors like textiles and handicrafts that are yet to recover from the global slowdown in demand.