User: dnguru Topic: Cotton
Category: Cotton
Last updated: May 21 2018 20:00 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Indian textile markets firming up, says SIMA 21.5.2018 General News
The Indian Textiles and Clothing (T&C) industry has registered 5.37 per cent export growth in 2017 as against 3.94 per cent globally, despite the challenges of demonetisation and GST on the sector, Southern India Mills Association (SIMA) said here today. "The Indian T&C exports increased from 35.5 billion US Dollars in 2016 to 37.4 billion USD in 2017 and textiles exports (yarns, fabrics and made-ups) were up by 7.82 per cent. Clothing exports (garments) increased by 2.82 per cent in 2017 compared to 2016," SIMA chairman P Nataraj said today. India remained the world's second largest T&C exporter in 2017, accounting for 4.95 per cent global share, while China, the largest exporter, had 34.2 per cent share in 2017,he said. Nataraj said countries like Germany, Vietnam, Spain and India are capturing the export space vacated by China, registering increase in exports in 2017. In 2017,India sustained itself as the largest cotton yarn exporting country with a 25 per .
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Suryalakshmi Cotton Mills standalone net profit rises 4.23% in the March 2018 quarter 21.5.2018 General News
Sales rise 1.14% to Rs 243.01 crore
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Winsome Yarns reports standalone net loss of Rs 7.23 crore in the March 2018 quarter 21.5.2018 General News
Sales decline 16.27% to Rs 87.68 crore
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A dream in every pickle jar 21.5.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
At Kodai Kondattam, listen to how papier-mâché dolls and Rajasthani jewellery have helped women’s self help groups fulfil their wishes
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‘Darwin’s theory challenged theocratic concept of creation, supernatural phenomena’ 21.5.2018 The Assam Tribune
‘Darwin’s theory challenged theocratic concept of creation, supernatural phenomena’
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Body of teenage boy fished out of Brahmaputra 21.5.2018 The Assam Tribune
Body of teenage boy fished out of Brahmaputra
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It's time to update fashion statement for summer 21.5.2018 Cinema-Showbiz
Picking the right fabric is very important when dressing smartly during summer. Men should opt for lighter fabrics like cotton, linen and seersucker as they are a great options to keep you cool, suggest experts.
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Several bird species in Brahmaputra plains face threat 20.5.2018 The Assam Tribune
Several bird species in Brahmaputra plains face threat
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Corporation gearing up for another school year 19.5.2018 Hindu: Health
Tender proceedings for setting up smart classrooms under way
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Textile industry wants govt. to relax cabotage rule 19.5.2018 Hindu: Home
It will reduce the shipping costs of cotton, says SIMA
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Behemoth: A History of the Factory and the Making of the Modern World review: Both dreams and nightmares are real 19.5.2018 Hindu: Home
As the world moves to a 24/7 work schedule, one question persists: are endless simple operations trivialising the activity of production?
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Edible oils extend gain on rising demand 19.5.2018 General News
Edible oils maintained an upward trend for yet another week at the wholesale oils and oilseeds market, on the back of rising demand from vanaspati millers and retailers. Castor oil in the non-edible section, also went up on increased offtake by the consuming industries. Marketmen said, pick-up in demand from vanaspati millers and retailers against restricted arrivals from producing belts, mainly led to the rise in edible oil prices. Vegetable oils import rose by 3.5 per cent in April to 13.86 lakh tonnes, according to the industry data. Imports of vegetable oils (edible oil and non-edible oil) stood at 13.39 lakh tonnes in April 2017, according to Solvent Extractors' Association of India (SEA). In the national capital, sesame mill delivery and cotton seed mill delivery (Haryana) oils rose by Rs 200 each to Rs 9,200 and Rs 7,100 per quintal, respectively. Mustard expeller (Dadri) oil also edged up by Rs 50 to Rs 7,700 per quintal. Soya bean refined mill delivery (Indore) and soya bean .
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Belgian transgender ballet film wins Cannes Queer Palme 19.5.2018 Reuters: Hollywood News
CANNES, France (Reuters) - "Girl", a film about a transgender teenage girl's quest to become a professional ballerina, won the Queer Palme award on Friday, selected as the best from a bumper field of movies with an LGBT theme playing at the Cannes Film ...
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Vanessa Paradis revels in gay porn director role in Cannes slasher 18.5.2018 Reuters: Hollywood News
CANNES, France (Reuters) - Vanessa Paradis has come a long way from "Joe Le Taxi". The French actress, who shot to fame as a teenage pop singer, stars as a director of hardcore gay porn films in a movie that screened at the Cannes Film Festival this ...
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CM seeks maximum possible funds from Centre for compensating 18.5.2018 General News
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today asked the Union government to sanction the maximum possible amount for compensating the farmers hit by pest attacks and the fishermen whose boats were destroyed during Cyclone Ockhi. Fadnavis met a team of Central officials led by Joint Secretary, Agriculture, Ashwini Kumar and discussed the damage suffered by cotton and paddy farmers and fishermen, a release said here. A pink bollworm attack affected the cotton crop in 28 districts and a pest attack on paddy hit the farmers in Sindhudurg, Nagpur, Bhandara, Gondia, Chandrapur and Gadchiroli districts, Fadnavis told the Central team. The state government has demanded Rs 3,373.31 crore from the Union government, he said. The Central team visited Marathwada and Vidarbha regions and interacted with farmers to assess the crop damage, the release said.
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Foreign companies must invest in India's growing Technical Textile - Anant Kumar Singh 18.5.2018 General News
Mr. Singh said that India is one of the biggest producers of cotton products whereas, globally the demand for man-made fibre is on the rise. In order to reap the benefits, industries should focus more on man-made goods. "There are various initiatives that government has taken to liberalize the laws regarding investments which will help manufacturers to do business in India," he added.
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Monsoon Rains To Arrive On Kerala Coast On May 29 18.5.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Monsoon rains are expected to arrive on Kerala coast on May 29, the weather office has said in a statement.
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A close-knit sisterhood 17.5.2018 Hindu: Nxg
Around 45 women in Mamallapuram look up to Akka Creations, an online clothing story from the fishing hamlet, as a source of empowerment and also as a space to learn life-skills and unwind
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No respite for 'TOP' farmers: Tomato prices crash 17.5.2018 Rediff: Business
Tomato farmers from Haryana to Tamil Nadu have been forced to abandon their crop in the field or dump the harvest.
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Pink bollworm: Central team visits Maha to assess crop loss 17.5.2018 General News
A delegation of the Union government arrived in Maharashtra today to carry out an assessment of crop loss caused due to the pink bollworm attack in Marathwada and Vidarbha regions of the state, an official said. Several villages in Marathwada and Vidarbha suffered large-scale damage to crops, mainly cotton, due to the pink bollworm infestation late last year. The assessment by the central team is necessary before the Centre sanctions the financial aide to farmers for the crop losses. "It is a routine but mandatory visit of the Centre's delegation to Maharashtra to assess the crop damage caused by the pink bollworm attack," Bijaykumar, Principal Secretary of State agriculture ministry told PTI today. "The state government has sought Rs 1,221 crore financial assistance from the Centre. Once the delegation submits its report to the Finance Ministry, we will get funds," he added. According to an official from the state Agriculture Department, the delegation will first visit
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