CONSUMPTION OF COTTON/MAN-MADE FIBRES AND FILAMENT YARN

ITEM
1993-94
1994-95
1995-96
1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-2000
Cotton (Mill :SSI & NON SSI) 2051 2065 2295 2566 2719 2485 2652
Viscose staple fibre 181 195 207 186 198 182 205
Polyester staple fibre 218 247 256 348 458 494 534
Acrylic staple fibre 72 99 92 109 111 105 99
Polypropylene staple fibre 1 2 2 3 2 2 2
Viscose filament yarn 51 56 55 53 54 51 45
Polyester filament yarn 293 331 377 478 630 727 809
Nylon filament yarn 39 40 42 38 30 28 28
Polypropylene filament yarn 8 11 14 12 13 15 17
Others (silk,wool etc) 123 105 106 120 126 132 137
Total 3037 3151 3446 3913 4341 4221 4528

 

ITEM
2000-01
2001-02
2002-03
2003-04
2004-05
2005-06
2006-07
2007-08
2008-09
Cotton (Mill:SSI&NON SSI) 2721 2701 2699 2652 2886 3222 3580 3707 3581
Viscose staple fibre 221 191 225 221 225 228 237 250 221
Polyester staple fibre 562 556 572 596 623 611 675 739 653
Acrylic staple fibre 104 114 115 119 126 112 107 95 89
Polypropylene staple fibre 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Viscose filament yarn 47 45 45 50 51 48 42 42 44
Polyester filament yarn 789 877 993 1052 1041 1073 1162 1281 1342
Nylon filament yarn 25 29 28 27 43 43 38 29 31
Polypropylene filament yarn 17 19 23 24 21 18 16 12 16
Others (silk,wool etc) 142 148 150 152 154 156 158 160 159
Total 4630 4682 4853 4896 5173 5514 6018 6318 6139

 

ITEM
2009-10(P)
Cotton (Mill:SSI&NON SSI) 3782
Viscose staple fibre 268
Polyester staple fibre 726
Acrylic staple fibre 96
Polypropylene staple fibre 3
Viscose filament yarn 49
Polyester filament yarn 1326
Nylon filament yarn 29
Polypropylene filament yarn 13
Others (silk,wool etc) 159
Total 6451

 

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