Factors such as increasing concern towards the adverse impact of synthetic fibers combined with the growing emphasis on reducing the usage of plastic-based materials are expected to fuel the growth of the Cotton Textile Industry.
Texcoms Worldwide has carved a niche for itself in the trading of used textile machinery. Headquartered in Singapore with offices in Indonesia, India, Bangladesh, Thailand and Brazil, it has also made a mark for itself in offering textile consultancy services as well as in trading of yarns and fabrics.
Dr. Shanmuga Sundaram, a renowned Indian textile technologist has been conferred with Doctor of Advanced studies, Honorary degree by Latin American University, Universidad Azteca in a convocation function held on 30th may 2019 in Mexico.
Cotton determines about 60 to 70 per cent of yarn manufacturing cost, working performance and desired yarn quality. Cotton procurement system and cotton sampling and testing methods are an integral part of the manufacturing process. This article highlights the authors experience and challenges in setting right the cotton management in toto to achieve the objective improve yarn quality and productivity in a large spinning mill.