Not long back when the textile market shifted from Europe to Asian countries, India having a vast knowledge and experience in the textile sector was expected to flourish as the global textile leader, but due to internal factors it remained an unachieved dream, avers Avinash Mayekar.
Automation vital for textile
vIt is very much a fact that automation has uplifted the textile industry; however, it is an observed theory that a single change brings about thousand other changes in the system, says Avinash Mayekar.
Cobots help improve productivity and quality
“Cobots are not robots. Robots are there for more than 40 years, but cobots are collaborative robots that works alongside the humans. You can say cobots are a third helping hand or a tool in a toolbox.
Gaining Ground: Automation in textile industry started more than a decade ago in India. Now, it is gathering steam and reaching wider areas, finds the ITJ Cover Story.
Texprocess Pavilion adds value to Techtextil India
India’s technical textile market is estimated to reach Rs 1,16,217 crore by 2017-18, and the important feature at this year’s Techtextil India, to be held from September 13 to 15, 2017 at the Bombay Convention.
Textile exports: Yesterday, today & tomorrow
India is changing its colour from traditions to fashion and textile and apparel industry is the best observer to witness the same. We are growing and expanding to be precise we are developing beyond boundaries. From a country once considered only as a farmers land. India today has explored and is competing in each and every segment from textiles to electronics, our presence is dominant everywhere.
Fragmented nature, lower productivity pose hurdles
Replying to the questions from the ITJ, Persistence Market Research Report says that textiles and apparel industry growth is strongly linked to the overall global economic growth. Excerpts from the interview.
Why India is still a laggard in textile export while countries like Vietnam and Bangladesh are making strides?
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