PRODUCTION OF CLOTH IN DIFFERENT SECTORS

TYPE OF CLOTH
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04
2004-05
2005-06
2006-07
2007-08
2008-09
2009-10(P)
MILL SECTOR
Cotton 1111 1105 1106 1036 1019 969 1072 1192 1305 1249 1259 1465
Blended 444 379 332 296 263 253 243 252 330 422 426 482
100% Non Cotton 230 230 232 214 214 212 211 212 111 110 111 69
Total 1785 1714 1670 1546 1496 1434 1526 1656 1746 1781 1796 2016
HANDLOOM SECTOR
Cotton 5861 6376 6577 6698 5098 4519 4792 5236 5717 6076 5840 5857
Blended 111 119 111 95 118 117 146 145 99 123 118 137
100% Non Cotton 820 857 818 792 764 857 784 727 720 748 719 812
Total 6792 7352 7506 7585 5980 5493 5722 6108 6536 6947 6677 6806
DECENTRALISED POWERLOOM SECTOR
Cotton 5855 6291 6584 6473 6761 6370 7361 8821 9647 9923 9621 10128
Blended 4356 4613 5071 5025 4695 4688 4526 4632 5025 4918 4764 5487
100% Non Cotton 10478 12283 12148 13694 14498 15889 16438 17173 18207 19884 19263 21382
Total 20689 23187 23803 25192 25954 26947 28325 30626 32879 34725 33648 36997
DECENTRALISED HOSIERY SECTOR
Cotton 5121 5217 5451 5562 6422 6182 7430 8624 9569 9948 10178 11464
Blended 789 802 837 871 800 1010 1117 1269 1428 1425 1458 1661
100% Non Cotton 367 355 408 634 659 655 565 525 507 431 441 577
Total 6277 6374 6696 7067 7881 7847 9112 10418 11504 11804 12077 13702
ALL SECTORS
Cotton 17948 18989 19718 19769 19300 18040 20655 23873 26238 27196 26898 28914
Blended 5700 5913 6351 6287 5876 6068 6032 6298 6882 6888 6766 7767
100% Non Cotton 11895 13725 13606 15334 16135 17613 17998 18637 19545 21173 20534 22840
Total 35543 38627 39675 41390 41311 41721 44685 48808 52665 55257 54198 59521
Khadi,Wool & Silk 584 581 558 644 662 662 693 769 724 768 768 812
Grand Total 36127 39208 40233 42034 41973 42383 45378 49577 53389 56025 54966 60333

Scale : in Million Sq Meter
Source : Office of the Textile Commisioner, Ministry of Textile, Government of India
Information compiled by M Sabesh, CICR