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Ministry of Textiles

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The Ministry of Textiles is responsible for the formulation of policy, planning, development, export promotion and regulation of the textile industry in India. This includes all natural, artificial, and cellulosic fibers that go into the making of textiles, clothing and Handicrafts.

Ministry of Textiles
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Ministry overview
JurisdictionTextile industry, clothing and Handicrafts
HeadquartersUdyog Bhawan, New Delhi
Annual budget7,147.73 crore (US$990 million) (2018-19 est.)[1]
Minister responsible
Websiteministryoftextiles.gov.in

The current Minister of Textiles is Smriti Zubin Irani.[2]

Contents

Main functions of the MinistryEdit

  • Textile Policy & Coordination
  • Man-made Fibre/ Filament Yarn Industry
  • Cotton Textile Industry
  • Jute Industry
  • Silk and Silk Textile Industry
  • Wool & Woollen Industry
  • Decentralised Powerloom Sector
  • Export Promotion
  • Planning & Economic Analysis

OrganisationsEdit

Attached OfficesEdit

Subordinate OfficesEdit

Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs)[3]Edit

Statutory Bodies[4]Edit

Export Promotion CouncilsEdit

  • Handloom Export Promotion Council (HEPC)
  • Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC)
  • Cotton Textile Export Promotion Council (TEXPROCIL)
  • The Synthetic and Rayon Textile Export Promotion Council (SRTEPC)
  • Indian Silk Export Promotion Council (ISEPC)
  • Wool & Woollens Export Promotion Council
  • Carpet Export Promotion Council (CEPC)
  • Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH)
  • Powerloom Development & Export Promotion Council (PDEXCIL)
  • Wool Industry Export Promotion Council

Advisory BodiesEdit

  • Cotton Advisory Board:
  • Jute Advisory Board
  • Development Council for Textile Industry
  • Co-ordination Council for Textile Research Associations
  • All India Handlooms Board
  • All India Handicrafts Board
  • All India Powerlooms Board
  • Co-ordination Committee of Textiles Export Promotion Council

Autonomous BodiesEdit

Textiles Research AssociationsEdit

  • Ahmedabad Textile Industry's Research Association ATIRA
  • Bombay Textile Research Association BTRA
  • South India Textile Research Association SITRA
  • Northern India Textile Research Association NITRA
  • Man-made Textile Research Association MANTRA
  • Synthetic & Art Silk Mills Research Association SASMIRA
  • Indian Jute Industry's Research Association IJIRA
  • Wool Research Association WRA

List of Ministers of TextilesEdit

National Handlooms & Handicrafts MuseumEdit

National Handicrafts and Handlooms Museum, New Delhi[18] was set up at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi under the administrative control of the Ministry of Textiles.[19] The Museum is a structured village complex consisting of 15 structures representing village dwellings, courtyards and shrines from different states spread over an area of 5 hectares. The museum collection contains about 20,000 most rare and distinctive pieces reflecting the continuing tradition of Indian craftsmen.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Budget data" (PDF). www.indiabudget.gov.in. 2019.
  2. ^ Desk, Internet (5 July 2016). "Javdekar gets HRD, Irani shifted to Textiles" – via www.thehindu.com.
  3. ^ "Public Sector Undertakings". Ministry of Textiles. Archived from the original on 22 February 2014. Retrieved 2013-09-16.
  4. ^ "STATUTORY BODIES". Ministry of Textiles. Retrieved 2013-09-16.
  5. ^ a b c Minister of State (Independent Charge)
  6. ^ "Tenth Lok Sabha, Members Bioprofile: MIRDHA, SHRI RAM NIWAS". Lok Sabha of India/National Informatics Centre, New Delhi. Retrieved May 2, 2015.
  7. ^ "Fifteenth Lok Sabha, Members Bioprofile: Yadav, Shri Sharad". Lok Sabha of India/National Informatics Centre, New Delhi. Retrieved June 24, 2014.
  8. ^ "Sixteenth Lok Sabha, Members Bioprofile: Yadav,Shri Hukmdev Narayan". Lok Sabha of India/National Informatics Centre, New Delhi. Retrieved April 30, 2015.
  9. ^ Minister of State (Independent Charge) till 10 February 1995
  10. ^ a b "Fourteenth Lok Sabha, Members Bioprofile: Venkatswamy,Shri G." Lok Sabha of India/National Informatics Centre, New Delhi. Retrieved April 30, 2015.
  11. ^ "Sixteenth Lok Sabha, Members Bioprofile: Kamal Nath,Shri". Lok Sabha of India/National Informatics Centre, New Delhi. Retrieved August 31, 2014.
  12. ^ "Fourteenth Lok Sabha, Members Bioprofile: Jalappa, Shri R. L." Lok Sabha of India/National Informatics Centre, New Delhi. Retrieved June 24, 2014.
  13. ^ "Fourteenth Lok Sabha, Members Bioprofile: Rana, Shri Kashi Ram". Lok Sabha of India/National Informatics Centre, New Delhi. Retrieved June 24, 2014.
  14. ^ "Fifteenth Lok Sabha, Members Bioprofile: Hussain, Shri Syed Shahnawaz". Lok Sabha of India/National Informatics Centre, New Delhi. Retrieved June 24, 2014.
  15. ^ "Fifteenth Lok Sabha, Members Bioprofile: Maran Thiru Dayanidhi". Lok Sabha of India/National Informatics Centre, New Delhi. Retrieved June 24, 2014.
  16. ^ "Fifteenth Lok Sabha, Members Bioprofile: Rao,Dr. Kavuri Samba Siva". Lok Sabha of India/National Informatics Centre, New Delhi. Retrieved August 28, 2014.
  17. ^ Template:Title = Portfolios of the Union Council of Ministers
  18. ^ "National Handicrafts and Handlooms Museum".
  19. ^ "National Handlooms & Handicrafts Museum (NHHM)". Ministry of Textiles. Retrieved 2013-09-16.

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