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TN Government signs up for Techtextil India 2021

Sep 20, 2021
TN Government signs up for Techtextil India 2021

In a bid to strengthen indigenous production through the state and attract investors, the nodal agency for investment promotion and facilitation for the Government of Tamil Nadu – Guidance has signed up for Techtextil India 2021 – the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens.

It is agreed that the Tamil Nadu government is going to promote technical textile policies using physical and virtual segments. This will allow the investors to set up integrated facilities. Techtextil India 2021 is going to reunite the industry so that they can present a strong showcase of technical textile technologies which is important for the development of India in segments like healthcare, construction, agriculture, sports, apparel, etc. The exhibition is expected to hold from 25 – 27 November 2021 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre in Mumbai.

The government of Tamil Nadu will also promote textile policies and will highlight investment prospects at the exhibition. According to Pooja Kulkarni, IAS MD & CEO, Guidance Tamil Nadu, there are many advantages for the growth of technical textiles in the state as many raw materials that are used in the production of seat belt webbings, airbags, sanitary products, and artificial ligaments are imported. So, Techtextil India Forum can help in reducing the import dependency and bring investments in R&D, innovations, and manufacturing. She added that the strength of the state lies in build-tech, agro-tech, medi-tech, and indu-tech. The automobile ecosystem here well is developed to attract high-value, high-technology Mobiltech investment. She also said that the Tiruppur region of the state provides immense opportunities for Meditech investments.

As per Raj Manek, Executive Director and Board Member, Messe Frankfurt Asia Holdings Ltd said that he is glad to join hands with Guidance Tamil Nadu. He feels that the support of a state partner will have a significant influence on the development of the technical textile sector when it comes to manufacturing collaborations and localisation in the country.

According to the statistics, the Indian market for technical textiles is has shown three times as compared to the global growth.

Source – Press release of "Techtextil"

Image Source: Press release of "Techtextil"

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