Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Research institutes should create ties with textile sector

Research institutes should create ties with textile sector

16
Oct '09
Novelty or fancy items have shorter product life cycle. It is therefore essential that, before the cycle comes to an end; some new innovations should be made and delivered.

Indians, by nature are more creative than productive. Comparatively, in terms of textile productivity, China is far ahead of India. But in terms of innovation and designing that require emotional quotient, India rules.

Indian entrepreneurs might not be qualified research scholars. Their resources may be limited. Yet, practical creativity in their genes helps them to feed the vast needs of the Indian domestic market for fabric.

Despite the talent and demand, India lags behind western countries in terms of remarkable product development. R&D at the industry level is virtually non-existent because the industry hardly understands the long term value of product research.

Research institutes should contribute to create closer ties and connections with the textile and related industries with innovative products and solutions, which in turn will help the growth of the Indian Textile Industry.

In the just announced budget, the Union Government has waived off taxes on expenses incurred on R&D activities for all manufacturing units.

Textile industry should come forward and utilize this benefit but the initiation should come from the research institutes in India.

Click here to read the complete article.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Vietnamese side of the border crossing with Hekou, China. Pic:  Klodien | Dreamstime.com

Textiles | On 27th Nov 2021

Efforts on to boost trade between Chinese & Vietnamese provinces

Trade agencies of Lao Cai province in the northwest region of Vietnam ...

Pic: Shaja | Dreamstime.com

Textiles | On 27th Nov 2021

US’ imports of polyester textured yarn to drop in coming months

The US’ imports of polyester textured yarn of HS code 540233 are...

Pic: Tatiyana Akimova | Dreamstime.com

Textiles | On 27th Nov 2021

Sri Lanka’s textile & garment exports on path to cross $5bn this year

After registering a steep fall of 21 per cent year-on-year to $4.423...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Donating 20,000 N95 masks to hospitals & NGOs

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Trainers faced immense challenges as most were not tech-savvy

International apparel brands, Head honchos

International apparel brands
Head honchos

Launched first collection at onset of Covid

Nantas Montonati,

Nantas Montonati

The Riri Group is a one-stop supplier of metal accessories for the luxury...

Erwin Devloo,

Erwin Devloo

The Picanol Group is a diversified industrial group active worldwide in...

Sanjay Vakharia,

Sanjay Vakharia

One of the first few Indian denim brands, Spykar, established in 1992, was ...

Ian Russell, Pireta

Ian Russell
Pireta

UK-based Pireta has developed a unique free-form process to add durable,...

Michael Jaenecke, Messe Frankfurt

Michael Jaenecke
Messe Frankfurt

From May 14 to 17, international exhibitors will present the entire...

Wolfgang Plasser, Lenzing AG

Wolfgang Plasser
Lenzing AG

The Lenzing Group is an international company headquartered in Austria...

Sarah Denise Cordery, Sarah Denise Studio

Sarah Denise Cordery
Sarah Denise Studio

Manchester, England-based Sarah Denise Studio provides relevant fashion...

Anju Modi, Label Anju Modi

Anju Modi
Label Anju Modi

Filmfare Award winner for best costume designer,<b> Anju Modi </b>is...

Anjali Bhaskar, Samatvam

Anjali Bhaskar
Samatvam

Samatvam, a womenswear brand that blends age-old craftsmanship with modern ...

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


November 2021

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


Advanced Search