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Surat City History

Surat is a fastest growing city in the state of Gujarat, it is also called the Textiles city of Gujarat. His work and name epithet is perfectly suited to the city. This textiles industry is the one of the most oldest and the most widespread industries in Surat. The Major part of the city’s Population is associated with the textiles industry.

In every day nearly 30 million metres of raw fabric and 25 million metres of processed fabric produced in Surat daily. In this city there are so many textiles markets are there which are exit since times immemorial. The name of some markets are Zampa Bazaar, Bombay Market, JJ Textile Market and Jash Market are among them. Katat Gam, Magdalla and Udhana are the main area of Surat were you can find a lot of manufacturing is mainly concentrated. In the source of time, the people from various other places like Rajasthan and Kolkata was stayed in surat in order to make textile business in this city. In Surat, textile is the biggest employer where nearly six lakh power-looms and as many textile workers, mainly from Orissa, Bihar and UP, produce some 3 crore metres of cloth every day. The coming season of festivals such as Navratri, Puja, Diwali and Onam in different parts of India may not be preceded this time with shops displaying to attracted the people they are keeping sales. As a cumulative result thereof, the coming festival season could see the prices of clothes increase and sales going for a toss.

Surat textile industry has grown considerably over time. As the information the recent figure, textile production in Surat has grown by 10% in the last 5 years, there was a market of embroidery which has grown from a high amount to around Rs 30000 million over the same period. The prospering retail industry is believed to be a light of hope for the decentralized Indian textile industry that shouldered losses worth crores of Rupees in the floods in 2006.The textile market in Surat exports its beautifully ornamented saris to the Middle East countries. The international market demands more improvisations in the designs of the saris. New trends in the design of Zari embroidered saris are being introduced to capture the increasing demand of the saris in the international markets.

In Surat, exporters point out that they are planning to reduce the shift hours from 24 to 15 hours in a day that would bring down the workforce by nearly 70,000 in and around the city. The synthetic hub in Surat weaves around 900 crore meters of fabric worth Rs 15,000 crore per annum. Around 80% of it in the form of sarees and dress material are supplied to the key markets like Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Cochin, Punjab and Delhi.

The European buyer are taking interest in our work and Buying the Fabrics manufacture in the synthetic in Surat. The Surat are looking at the strengthening the business ties with the European buyers in the near future. If you want to know more about  the surat market then you must visit the site of Textile-Duptta House. It will Generate awarness amoung people about the surat. Extra ideas regarding the Textile – Dupatta House. This site will provide you to take knowledge from the education, Hardware, Adversity, And many other professional services in Surat.

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