TEXPROCIL’s study on “Benchmarking of Textile Production Costs in
India vis-à-vis Bangladesh, China, Egypt, Indonesia, Pakistan and Turkey”(click here for details)
TEXPROCIL - The International Face of Indian Cotton Textiles!Since its inception in 1954, as an autonomous, nonprofit body dedicated to promotion of exports, The Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council, popularly known as ‘TEXPROCIL’ has been the international face of cotton textiles from India facilitating exports worldwide.
The Council promotes exports of -Raw CottonCotton Yarns and Blended Yarns ( 50% or more cotton ) Grey and Processed ( doubled, gassed, mercerized, dyed, mélange )Cotton and Blended ( 50% plus cotton ) Woven and Knitted fabrics , Grey and ProcessedHome Textiles ( Bed linen, Kitchen linen, Bath towels and Other linen)Technical textiles ( Protective, Performance, Medical and Geo textiles
TEXPROCIL’s membership base includes very large vertically integrated mills with billions of dollar turnover to small units in the rural areas making specialty products. The Council provides export promotional services to over 3,500 members including composite mills, spinning units, weaving units, knitting units, process houses and merchant exporters; showcasing a dazzling array of cotton textile products across the value chain...!!
External ActivitiesFor the foreign buyer, TEXPROCIL has opened a wide array of yarns, fabrics and madeups, including home textiles in all its splendor, and has become a major source of supply of these items. Other activities include -Organizing fairs, Buyer Seller Meets and Overseas Trade DelegationsGiving information to overseas customers about Indian companies when askedMarket information, trends and forecastsIdentification of potential new markets and seeding the export activity through delegationsDefending Indian exporters from non tariff barriers , anti subsidy investigations etc
For the Indian exporters it has made available opportunities to trade that exist across the globe. Other activities include -Working with Indian Government on export promotion policiesProviding Industry data on duties and taxes suffered with documentary evidence to arrange refund of the sameafter exports through well thought out draw back mechanismAssisting the Government in bilateral negotiations bringing to the table the domestic perspectiveHelp members understand the various procedures and policies of the GovernmentHelp members reach out to customers through the various export promotion efforts undertakenProvide data and trends in Export/Import
TEXPROCIL has successfully established the presence of the Indian Textiles Industry as a reliable source ofcotton textiles in the international markets. The increased quantum of exports and the diversification of existing markets bear the testimony to the success of TEXPROCIL.