As revealed by FBS,
the cotton cloth exports for the period under consideration grew by
26.57 percent to touch $733.9 million, up from the $579.8 million
exports recorded during the same period last year..
Meanwhile, knitwear exports showed an increase of 21.39 percent and
were recorded at $753.9 million against $621 million last year..
Other textile export segments like towels, bedwear and readymade
garments too registered a growth of 13.64 percent, 14.78 percent and
38.41 percent respectively..
According to the experts, the speed at which textile exports have grown
in the initial four months of current fiscal, would make it possible
for the sector to achieve the export target of $10.64 billion, set for
the current fiscal..
The textile exports for last fiscal were registered at $10.244 billion as against $9.572 billion worth of exports in 2008-09″