SECTOR-WISE PRODUCTION OF CLOTH

YEAR
MILL
HANDLOOM
POWERLOOM
HOSIERY
KHADI,WOOL & SILK
TOTAL
1980-81 4533 3109 4802
-
-
12444
1981-82 3987 3046 5275
-
-
12308
1982-83 3006 3234 5445
-
-
11685
1983-84 3654 3429 6026
-
-
13109
1984-85 3593 3639 6316
-
-
13548
1985-86 3544 4135 9534
-
-
17213
1986-87 3483 4305 10149
-
-
17937
1987-88 3178 4370 10429
-
-
17977
1988-89 2902 3993 13123
-
367 20385
1989-90 2667 3924 11632 2375 388 20986
1990-91 2589 4295 13348 2696 402 23330
1991-92 2376 4123 13262 2827 390 22978
1992-93 2000 5219 14644 3182 430 25475
1993-94 1990 5851 15994 3637 426 27898
1994-95 2271 6180 15976 3748 431 28606
1995-96 2019 7202 17201 5038 498 31958
1996-97 1957 7456 19352 5533 540 34838
1997-98 1948 7603 20951 6394 545 37441
1998-99 1785 6792 20689 6277 584 36127
1999-00 1714 7352 23187 6374 581 39208
2000-01 1670 7506 23803 6696 558 40233
2001-02 1546 7585 25192 7067 644 42034
2002-03 1496 5980 25954 7881 662 41973
2003-04 1434 5493 26947 7847 662 42383
2004-05 1526 5722 28325 9112 693 45378
2005-06 1656 6108 30626 10418 769 49577
2006-07 1746 6536 32879 11504 724 53389
2007-08 1781 6947 34725 11804 768 56025
2008-09 1796 6677 33648 12077 768 54966
2009-10 (P) 2016 6806 36997 13702 812 60333

Scale : in Million Sq Meter
Note:-1)Prior to 1989-90 the production of cloth by hosiery sector was include in the powerloom cloth production. 2) From 1980-81 to 1987-88 excluding Khadi, Wool & Silk .
3) From 1994-95 onwards Mill sector data includes weaving units.
Source : Office of the Textile Commisioner, Ministry of Textile, Government of India
Information compiled by M Sabesh, CICR