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Surat Textile Industry


Surat: Several textile, diamond trading markets to open from Monday

May 30, 2020 5:30 am

On Friday afternoon, Surat Municipal Commissioner B N Pani had restructured 83 clustered zones. Several textile trading markets falls in Limbayat zone area which has the highest number of Covid-19 cases and deaths.

Surat textile industry seeks govt help to stop migrant exodus

May 29, 2020 6:45 am

At least 60 per cent of the workforce is estimated to have left Surat since the Shramik Special trains started. According to Surat railway officials, over 6.80 lakh labourers have left Surat in 431 trains.

Surat textile processors to meet Finance Minister over GST issues

June 03, 2018 5:31 am

The demands to be put forward includes the difficulty in procuring input tax credit refunds following the implementation of GST.

Surat textile processors hike job charges

May 13, 2018 5:34 am

After the rise in the prices of raw materials, the South Gujarat Textile Processors Association (SGTPA) announced the price hike on the job charges on grey cloth which would be implemented from May 15.

Textile strike in Surat: How GST is now a political fight within the BJP

July 05, 2017 12:39 pm

The lathi charge has become a flashpoint that could lead to loss of support from this community, ahead of the assembly elections later this year. Controlled mostly by North Indians, the textile traders are staunch BJP supporters.