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Wool And Woolen Textile Industry


Wool And Woolen Textile Industry
 
Introduction
India is the ninth-largest producer of wool in the world with a global production share of nearly 2%. India’s wool consumption is expected to reach 260 million kgs by 2019-20. The wool industry is concentrated in Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and Gujarat. Punjab accounts for about 35% of the wool production units in India, followed by Maharashtra and Rajasthan.
Key Markets and Export Destinations
US and EU are key export destinations for Indian wool and wool-blended products. Indian exporters are geographically diversifying their exports to other regions such as the Middle East, Latin America, South East Asia, and East Asia to increase their footprint globally.
Major importers of woollen yarn, fabrics and made-ups in FY19 were China (US$ 128.96 million), Italy (US$ 46.58 million), Japan (US$ 29.47 million), Korea (US$ 24.77 million), UK (US$ 35.79 million), and US (US$ 6.83 million).
In 2019-20, export of woollen yarn, fabrics, made ups etc. reached US$ 181.23 million.
The woollen yarn, fabrics, made ups etc. export between April 2020 to January 2021 was US$ 88.25 and for the month of January 2021 it was US$ 10.7 million.
The export of raw wool valued accounted for US$ 90,000 from April 2020 to January 2021.
Central Wool Development Board
Jodhpur-based Central Wool Development Board was formed by the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India, in 1987, with a primary objective of developing the domestic wool textiles industry by undertaking support programmes. During the twelfth Five-Year Plan (2012-17), the Board undertook initiative to provide support to the entire value chain, from shepherds to end users.
Source:
  • Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence and Statistics
  • EXIM Analytics
  • Ministry of Textiles

 

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