Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Maran assures assistance to resolve pollution issue
Maran assures assistance to resolve pollution issue
Dec '09
With the deadline nearing for the payment of penalties by the dyeing and processing textiles located in Tirupur, as per a Supreme Court ruling, the Union Textiles Minister assured these units that the state as well as the central govt will step in to help resolve the issue.

According to Mr Dayanidhi Maran, the Tamil Nadu government has assured Rs 1.2 billion assistance and has sent a proposal to the centre seeking a moratorium on repayment as well as a waiver of interest.

The proposal which is now under the consideration of the Union Finance Ministry, offers a 20-year interest free loan for dyers, he added. However, he also urged the exporters in Tirupur to share the burden since it was a common issue affecting the whole sector.

He said, “Since the dyers were the last part of the value chain and if the pollution problem is not solved, it will throttle the entire textile industry, which will make it more difficult to achieve the export targets".

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Apparel/Garments | On 21st Oct 2016

China’s garment retail sales grow 7.2% in Jan-Sept ’16

Retail sales of garments, footwear, hats and knitwear of Chinese...

Mike Preston, executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC), signing MoU with Tang from Suzhou Tianyuan Garments company. Courtesy: Government of Arkansas

Apparel/Garments | On 21st Oct 2016

Suzhou Tianyuan to open $20 mn garment factory in US

Suzhou Tianyuan Garments company, a Chinese manufacturer of casual...

Textiles | On 21st Oct 2016

Pakistan’s textile exports fall 5.96% y-o-y in Q1 FY17

The value of textile and garment exports made by Pakistan decreased...

Interviews View All

Karel Williams
Dow Microbial Control

'Silvadur is most rapidly adopted in areas where hygiene-conscious and...

Rahuul Jashnani

‘Online economy has changed the whole dynamics of buying habits.’

Anvita Mehra
Confidential Couture

‘It is going to take some time for Indian buyers to get accustomed to...

Kerem Durdag
Biovation II LLC

Kerem Durdag, CEO, Biovation II LLC, provides an insight into future...

Eamonn Tighe
Nature Works LLC

Eamonn Tighe, Fibres and Nonwovens - Business Development Manager of...

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Wendell Rodricks
Wendell Rodricks

"We should not compare India and the West. There are things we do that...

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

Pranav Mishra

Designers Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty’s Huemn is known for its...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies

October 2016

October 2016

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Browse Our Archives


Advanced Search