FIBRE-WISE PRODUCTION OF CLOTH BY THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY

YEAR
COTTON
BLENDED
100% NON-COTTON
KHADI,WOOL & SILK
TOTAL
1980-81 8368 1270 1350
-
10988
1981-82 7983 1535 1463
-
10981
1982-83 7770 1214 1369
-
10353
1983-84 8742 1265 1634
-
11641
1984-85 9040 1278 1696
-
12014
1985-86 12467 1660 3086
-
17213
1986-87 12727 1817 3393
-
17937
1987-88 12626 1815 3536
-
17977
1988-89 13658 2321 4039 367 20385
1989-90 13936 2118 4544 388 20986
1990-91 15431 2371 5126 402 23330
1991-92 14647 2712 5229 390 22978
1992-93 16343 2684 6018 430 25475
1993-94 17790 3155 6527 426 27898
1994-95 17019 3661 7495 431 28606
1995-96 18900 4025 8535 498 31958
1996-97 19841 4888 9569 540 34838
1997-98 19992 5751 11153 545 37441
1998-99 17948 5700 11895 584 36127
1999-00 18989 5913 13725 581 39208
2000-01 19718 6351 13606 558 40233
2001-02 19769 6287 15334 644 42034
2002-03 19300 5876 16135 662 41973
2003-04 18040 6068 17613 662 42383
2004-05 20655 6032 17998 693 45378
2005-06 23873 6298 18637 769 49577
2006-07 26238 6882 19545 724 53389
2007-08 27196 6888 21173 768 56025
2008-09 26898 6766 20534 768 54966
2009-10(P) 28914 7767 22840 812 60333

Scale : production in million sq meter
Note:-Cloth production figures upto 1984-85 in linear metre and subsequent figures are in square metre.
Source : Office of the Textile Commisioner, Ministry of Textile, Government of India
Information compiled by M Sabesh, CICR