FARM TO FASHION 2019
Sector 6, Gandhinagar,
Welcome to FARM to FASHION 2019
India’s textile and apparel sector is one of the oldest industries in Indian economy dating back several centuries. Even today, textiles sector is one of the largest contributors to India’s exports with approximately 13 per cent of total exports. The textiles industry is labour intensive and is the second largest employer in India, after Agriculture, employingabout 52 million people directly and 68 million people indirectly.
The ‘Farm to Fashion‘ Global Summit is an initiative to provide a platform for the entire textile value chain to deliberate and develop a vision for Textile Industry for the year 2035 with key focus on issues faced by Cotton Farmers, Women Empowerment, Youth employment opportunities and position Indian Textile Industry as pioneer in Environment friendly industry practices.
Bringing together all the textile related stakeholders on one platform.
Discuss Sustainable Development Goals and Practices in Indian Textiles.
Threadbare dialogues on Textile sector related challenges and solutions.
Design a road map for future Indian Textiles to increase global footprints.