Textile exports surge to $15.400b in FY 2020-21


The exports of textile commodities witnessed an increase of 22.94 percent during the fiscal year 2020-21 as compared to the corresponding period of last year and surged by 73.08 percent on year-on-year basis.

The textile exports were recorded at $15400.142 million in July-June (2020-21) against the exports of $12526.537 million in July-June (2019-20), show-ing growth of 22.94 percent, according to latest data of PBS released here Monday.

The textile commodities that contributed in trade growth included knitwear, exports of which in-creased from $2794.363 million last year to $3816.156 million during the fiscal year under re-view.—APP

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