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65 MoUs signed at Textiles India 2017 in the presence of Union Textiles Minister

//65 MoUs signed at Textiles India 2017 in the presence of Union Textiles Minister

65 MoUs signed at Textiles India 2017 in the presence of Union Textiles Minister

Union Textiles Minister Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani and Minister of State, Textiles, Shri Ajay Tamta witnessed the signing of 65 MoUs in the textiles sector today, on the 2nd day of the three-day mega textiles trade fair, Textiles India 2017, being held in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. MoUs were signed between various domestic and international organizations from industry and government; three of the MoUs signed are G2G MoUs. The MoUs signed relate to exchange of information and documentation, Research & Development, commercialization of handloom products and silk production, cooperation in Geo textiles, skill development, supply of cotton and trade promotion with overseas partners, etc.

Addressing the media, the Textiles Minister said that the current age is a golden era for development of textile industry. She affirmed the commitment of the Government of India in promoting the sector. She also said that many Union Ministers will be attending Textiles India 2017 tomorrow, on the 3rd and final day of the mega event.

Union Textiles Secretary, Shri Anant Kumar Singh; Additional Secretary, Ministry of Textiles, Smt. Pushpa Subrahmanyam and Textiles Commissioner, Ms. Kavita Gupta were among those present, besides a huge representation from industry and media.

The entire list of the MoUs signed is as under:

Textiles India 2017

Signing of MoUs

Government MoUs

# Signatories Summary
1 2
1 Central Silk Board Deptt. of Agriculture of Gyangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, People’s Republic of China Development of improved silk worm breeds and mulberry varieties suitable to both the countries by exchange of sericulture egenetic materials, etc.
2 Ministry of Textiles, DC(HL) Department of Foreign Affairs & Grade, Govt. of Australia Australian Indian Textiles and Fashion project
3 National Institute of Fashion Technology Bangladesh University of Fashion & Technology encourage academic cooperation between the two institutes and strengthen academic interventions

Batch 1

# Signatories Summary
1 2
1 Powerloom Export Development Council (PDEXCIL) Sri Lanka Apparel Exporters Association Exchange of Information
2 CITI International Textile Manufactures Federation (ITMF) Exchange information and documentation
3 Cotton Corporation India (CCI) Southern India Mills Association (SIMA) Supply of Cotton to SIMA
4 Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council (TEXPROCIL) China Cotton Textiles Association To exchange information and documentation concerning economic information as well as business information and trade facilitation etc.
5 Vardhman Textiles Ltd. TOYOBO Co Ltd, Japan To buy approx. US$ 20 Million worth of Textiles in the current financial year from Vardhman Textiles Ltd.
6 SRETPC Indian Chamber of Commerce and Culture,  Slovakia Trade Promotion with overseas partner


Batch 2

# Signatories Summary
1 2
1 Central Silk Board (CSB) M/s Five P Ventures India Pvt Ltd, Erode Development and commercialization of Handloom products developed by Product Development Division of CSB
2 Vardhman Textiles Ltd. ALMUNDO Associate, Japan To buy approx. US$ 20 Million worth of Textiles in the current financial year from Vardhman Textiles Ltd.
3 TEXPROCIL Vietnam Textile & Apparel Association To provide appropriate assistance and advice to member companies or their businessmen of the parties for business visits to respective countries annually to participate in trade fairs, exhibitions, business seminars and other activities
4 ATIRA Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), Ahmedabad Cooperation in Geo Textiles, Nano Fibre tech and Protective Textiles and Skill Development
5 IJIRA Dept of Civil Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering  & Technology R&D in jute products
6 EPCH Himachal Pradesh State Handicrafts & Handloom Corporation Ltd Development of market niche for Himachal Pradesh exporters through divers set of market linkage and promotion activities


Batch 3

# Signatories Summary
1 2
1 CSB M/s MK Designs, Bangalore Commercialization of Silk Products
2 ATIRA iCreate International Centre for Entrepreneurship and Technology Development of Entrepreneurs incubates in the area of Focus Incubation
3 TEXPROCIL The Indo-Polish Chamber of Commerce To provide appropriate assistance and advice to member companies or their businessmen of the parties for business visits to respective countries annually to participate in trade fairs, exhibitions, business seminars and other activities
4 PDEXCIL CMAI Exchange of Information
5 Cotton Corporation of India (CCI) South India Spinners Association (SISPA) Supply of Cotton
6 EPCH Shriram Institute for Industrial Research Knowledge sharing, training and research

Batch 4

# Signatories Summary
1 2
1 CCI NTC Supply of Cotton
2 Vardhman Textiles Ltd. Takisada Group, Japan The MoU is an agreement on part of M/s. Takisada Group, Japan to buy approx. US$ 20 Million worth of Textiles in the current financial year from Vardhman Textiles Ltd.
3 TEXPROCIL China Chamber of Commerce for Import & Export of Textiles To provide appropriate assistance and advice to member companies or their businessmen of the parties for business visits to respective countries annually to participate in trade fairs, exhibitions, business seminars and other activities
4 PDEXCIL NID Exchange of Information
5 Cotton Corporation India (CCI) CAI (Cotton Association of India)  To facilitate and provide e-auction platform by CCI for CAI member mills to sell their cotton stock to overseas buyers.
6 EPCH TUV Rheinland India Pvt Ltd Cooperation in awareness building and knowledge dissemination for handicraft exporters in areas of supply chain standardization, processing, product certification and testing

Batch 5

# Signatories Summary
1 2
1 SASMIRA Texas Tech University (TTU), USA R&D
2 NIFT Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India, Ahmedabad To provide scope for wider learning to the students of both the institutes on entrepreneurship and design promotion.
3 NTC NITRA Services relating to inspection
4 Cotton Association of India (CAI) International Cotton Association Exchange of Information
5 ATIRA Centre for Entrepreneurship Development (CED), Gandhinagar Cooperation in Geo Textiles, Nano Fibre tech and Protective Textiles and Skill Development
6 WRA The Technical University of Liberec, Czech Republic Research Activities

Batch 6

# Signatories Summary
1 2
1 NITRA ICAR R&D
2 SRTEPC Malaysian Textiles Manufactures Association (MTMA) Trade Promotion with overseas partner
3 NIFT KVIC Design development and training with Khadi institutions identified by KVIC
4 NTC BTRA Services relating to inspection
5 SASMIRA Institute of Chemical Technology , Mumbai R&D, Training & Education
6 WRA Deakin University, Australia Research Activities

Batch 7

# Signatories Summary
1 2
1 SITRA APRUS Bio medical Innovation Private Ltd Research and technical transformation
2 NTC ATIRA Testing
3 NITRA CSIR, South Africa Cooperation in R&D activities relating to natural fibres
4 SRTEPC Indo Polish Chamber of Commerce & Industry
5 Sangam India Ltd Sharda Europe Co Ltd, Poland Trade Promotion with overseas partner
6 HEPC Knowledge for Innovation in Trade & Technology for Entrepreneurial Start-Ups (KITTES) Promotion of business and Stat-Ups

Batch 8

# Signatories Summary
1 2
1 EPCH Vietnam Association of Crafts Village Sustainable development of the handcrafts sector
2 Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) – Sweden Jaipur Integrated Texcraft Park Pvt. Ltd. Zero Liquid Discharge and waste disposable management.
3 Guajarat Cleaner Production Centre Gujarat Eco Textiles Park Cleaner production initiatives
4 CITI Wakfield Inspection Services Ltd Mutual Trade Development in cotton sector
5 SITRA SASMIRA Research and technical transformation
6 SRETPC Sri Lankan Apparel Brands Association Trade Promotion with overseas partner


Batch 9

# Signatories Summary
1 2
1 EPCH CCIC &

D/o Post

Encourage the exchange of ideas for developing differenct utility/souvenir mementos and other handicrafts products
2 MANTRA Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology (SVNIT) Research Activities
3 SITRA Applied Automation Systems Pvt Ltd Research and technical transformation
4 Handloom Export Promotion Council (HEPC) India Trade Exhibition Centre- middle East
5 WRA College of Design and Social Cotex, RMIT University, Australia Assistance in establishing Centre of Excellence, exchange of faculty, research
6 SRTEPC Kabul Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) Trade Promotion with overseas partner

Batch 10

# Signatories Summary
1 2
1 WRA Directorate of Research and Business Engagement, University of Manchester Research Activities
2 HEPC Japan India Industry Promotion Association (JIIPA) Bring buyer to RBSM, To organize BSM at Japan
3 SITRA Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST) Research and technical transformation
4 IL&FS Clusters Jaipur Integrated Texcraft Park Pvt Ltd. (JITPPL), Rajasthan To set up a skilling centre at the park
5 Shell India Gujarat Eco Textile Park To develop and implement play of grid Off-grid Hybrid Energy System for MSME textile clusters
6 SRTEPC Sri Lankan Apparel Brands Association Trade Promotion with overseas partner


Batch 11

# Signatories Summary
1 2
1 WRA TEMAG Laboratuari, ITU, Turkey Research Activities
2 MANTRA South Gujarat Textiles Processors Association (SGTPA) Research Activities

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