>>
Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / HKL Magu takes over as AEPC chairman for 2018-20
HKL Magu takes over as AEPC chairman for 2018-20
10
Jan '18
HKL Magu; Courtesy: AEPC
HKL Magu; Courtesy: AEPC
HKL Magu, managing partner of Jyoti Apparels, has assumed office as the new chairman of the Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) for the period 2018-20. Before assuming charge as the chairman of AEPC, he was holding the position of vice chairman of the council. He took over from Ashok Rajani at the conclusion of the council’s executive committee meeting.

With over 40 years of experience, Magu is a veteran and patriarch of the apparel and textiles industry in India. He is among the early few players of apparel and textiles industry who gave their time, devotion and allegiance for the growth of the industry as a whole. He has always been very instrumental and influential in getting various incentives and subsidy schemes from the Central as well as state governments.

Highlighting his vision for the apparel Industry, Magu said, “These are challenging times for the industry with global headwinds blowing over us. The industry has not been able to cope-up with the sudden dilution of DBK and ROSL rates and is still reeling under the adverse impact of the move. Apparel sector has been recognised as one of the most important sectors for employment generation and for furthering the growth of the sector, our Prime Minister has given the ‘5F’ Formula - Farm to fibre; fibre to fabric; fabric to fashion; fashion to foreign but 2017 has been an extremely difficult year for us and the export data of the last two months indicate towards a trend of declining exports.

“We are hopeful that in the new year Government will extend the necessary support to the sector, in the form of continuation old DBK rates and RoSL rates till June 2018 which would help us in making the Indian apparel industry the most competitive industry globally. Only then, the vision of our Prime Minister would be realised.”

In his illustrious career of over four decades, Magu has held various positions such as the president of Garment Exporters Association (GEA), chairman of Finance & Budget sub-committee, AEPC, and has also served on the Board of Governors of Apparel Training & Design Centers (ATDC). He has been a recipient of Certificate of Merit from President of India for doubling the exports during the year 1993-94 and has also served as the Member of the Grievance Committee of Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT).

Jyoti Apparels is one of the oldest members of AEPC. Started in the year 1976 in Delhi, today Jyoti Apparels has manufacturing units in Gurgaon and Manesar as well. Jyoti Apparels (through its sister concern Magsons Exports) is the first organisation in garment sector to get the AEO certification in the year 2015. (RKS)

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 26th Jan 2022

Vietnam-US trade hits $111.56 bn in 2021

Vietnam-US trade hit $111.56 billion in 2021, up by nearly $21...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 26th Jan 2022

Turkey using less coal, hydropower; use of renewables, gas up: Ember

The use of coal and water for energy in Turkey reduced in 2021, while ...

Pic: Bangladesh Parliament Secretariat/Facebook

Apparel/Garments | On 26th Jan 2022

Trade Organisation Bill, 2022, introduced in Bangladesh parliament

The Trade Organisation Bill, 2022, aimed at allowing foreign traders...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Always best to produce under own supervision

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Switch was not 100% pandemic related

Water stewardship, Stakeholders

Water stewardship
Stakeholders

Water use efficiency remains relatively unexplored

T Rajkumar,

T Rajkumar

<div>Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI) being one of the...

Ghatit Laheru,

Ghatit Laheru

When the 2001 tremblor wrecked the Kachchh region of Gujarat throwing many ...

Rajesh Masand,

Rajesh Masand

Established in 1963, the Clothing Manufacturers Association of India, or...

Robert Brookins, Alexium International

Robert Brookins
Alexium International

Alexium International is a specialty chemical development company...

Serkan Gogus, Mogul Nonwovens

Serkan Gogus
Mogul Nonwovens

Mogul is a global player ranked among the top 40 nonwoven producers in the ...

Hemant Bheda, Arevo

Hemant Bheda
Arevo

Arevo, based in Silicon Valley in California, develops technology to...

Gavin Miguel, Label Gavin Miguel

Gavin Miguel
Label Gavin Miguel

Acclaimed fashion designer <b>Gavin Migue</b>l is known for his couture...

Abhishek Agarwal, Purple Style Labs

Abhishek Agarwal
Purple Style Labs

Late Indian fashion designer Wendell Rodricks, is known for his...

Reynu Taandon, Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Reynu Taandon
Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Renowned womenswear designer <b>Reynu Taandon </b>has been serving the...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments

ESTEEMED CLIENTS

Sportswear Company Spa
IKEA of Sweden AB
Hirdaramani International Export Private Limited
Sainsbury's Argos Asia Limited
Lisa S.P.A.
Gokaldas Exports Limited
BIMBA ;& LOLA SL
Restoque S.A.
HYOSUNG CORPORATION INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED
Chico’ FAS
Recron Polyester from Reliance Industries Limited
Walmart
Rayonese Textile Inc., Division de Culp Inc.
Green Fibre
Desigual - ABASIC, S.A.
C;&A Sourcing International Ltd
Tchibo GmbH
MAS Active / MAS Kreeda / MAS Bodyline
Splash
Asos
H;&M Hennes ;& Mauritz (Far East) Ltd
T.T. Limited
International Textile Manufacturers Federation
Alison Hayes Romania
IDH – The Sustainable Trade Initiative
Chori Company Limited
PVH Corporation
OVS Hong Kong Sourcing Ltd.
Gatsby Africa
Calvin Klein
Maceton Limited
Decathlon
Rosset ;& Cia Limited
J ;& P Coats
John Varvatos
Gloria Jeans
Lifestyle
Guess Europe Sagl,
Groz-Beckert East Asia LLP
TESCO INTERNATIONAL SOURCING LIMITED
G-Star Raw C.V.
Target Corporation (MN)
Vardhman Textile Ltd
Gap International Sourcing Limited
Huntsman (Singapore) Pte Ltd
The LYCRA Company Singapore  Pte. Ltd
Babyshop
The Top Form Brassiere Manufacturing Company Limited
Benetton Group
Midas Clothing Limited
Aquarelle Clothing Limited
Tommy Hilfiger
Page Industries Limited (Bangalore)
Bluestem Global Sourcing Limited
Arvind Limited
Sportmaster Ltd.
SYNERGIES HONG KONG LIMITED
Etam Group Strategy Hong Kong Limited
Lenzing Aktiengesellschaft
KIABI
NITI Aayog
Grasim Industries Limited
Eastman Chemical Company
Permoda(Koaj/Armi/Pronto/Bkul)
Varner AS Retail
BIANCA
Hela Clothing Pvt Ltd
Lululemon Athletica Inc
Seasalt Limited
Brandix Lanka Limited
Puma
KAS Direct Sourcing
Under Armour Global Sourcing Ltd
Cat Tuong Real Estate Group Joint Stock Company
Helly Hansen Far East Ltd
Esprit Europe Services GmbH
SHAHI Exports Pvt Ltd
Truetzschler India Private Limited
Reiter India Private Limited
THE BOMBAY DYEING ;& MFG.CO. LTD
Phong Phu international JSC (PPJ)
Lacoste (Wanchai)
BIRLA CENTURY A DIVISION OF CENTURY TEXTILES AND INDUSTRIES
Deckers Outdoor (Guangzhou) Consultant Co., LTD.
Amazon China
Tory Burch Hong Kong Ltd
Landmark Group
Vianney Textil Hogar S.A. De C.V.
Boardriders Asia Sourcing Limited
Sateri (Jiujiang) Fiber Co.,Ltd

January 2022

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


Advanced Search