Apparel & Textiles Roundtable
- Jul 04, 2017
The Government of West Bengal is organizing the 4th edition of Bengal Global Business Summit (BGBS) 2018 scheduled on 16-17 January 2018 in Kolkata. FICCI is the Summit Partner and KPMG is the Knowledge Partner.
As a prelude to the Summit, Sectoral Round-Tables on (i) Gems & Jewellery and (ii) Apparel & Textiles was organised in Mumbai on July 4, 2017.
Dr Amit Mitra, Hon’ble Minister-in-Charge, Finance and Industry, Commerce & Enterprises Depts., Govt of West Bengal, Mr Rajiva Sinha, IAS, Additional Chief Secretary, Industry, Commerce & Enterprises Depts., Govt. of West Bengal, Ms Vandana Yadav, MD, WBIDC addressed the sessions.
TThe sectoral roundtable on Apparel & Textiles was attended by prominent industry players/associations from the sector.
Mr. Kishore Biyani, Group CEO, Future Group, Mr. Ashok G Rajani, Chairman, Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC), Mr. Rahul Mehta, President, The Clothing Manufacturers' Association of India (CMAI), Mr. V.D. Zope, Chairman, Textile Association of India, Mr N.D. Mhatre, Director General, Indian Textile Accessories & Machinery Manufacturers' Association (ITAMMA), Mr. K. Vaidya, Deputy Director, The Synthetic & Rayon Textiles Export Promotion Council (SRTEPC) among others participated at the Session. The roundtable was also attended by members of Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) and Mr. Pradeep Arora, Secretary, Paridhan Garments Park Association & Managing Director, Cotton (casuals) Pvt Ltd. [Brand - Zero], Mr. Sanjay Jhujhunwala, Chairman & Director, Turtle Ltd, Mr. Anil Buchasia, Managing Director, Amrit Exports (P) Ltd. participated from Bengal.