The ministry of textiles has been working relentlessly to ensure a conducive policy environment, facilitating enabling editions for the industry and private entrepreneurs to set up units through its various policy initiatives and schemes, Union textiles minister Smriti Zubin Irani has said giving an account of her ministry’s work in the recent period.
The ministry has highlighted that it is striving to promote production, employment and exports, and is also working on promotion of technical textiles. Moreover, it has said that ‘zero defect, zero effect’ is its mantra.
“The progress report of the ministry details various initiatives by the ministry for boosting performance of various sectors, including silk, powerloom, handloom, handicraft, cotton, jute and technical textiles, and also the north-east region. It also lists the various steps taken for export promotion and also mentions the strategy to boost exports.