All India Textile Mills

S. No. Item 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17
1 Mills in Organised Sector
Total (as on March) 1940 1969 1954 1976 NA 2008
Spinning Mills 1761 1771 1757 1776 NA 1803
Composite Mills 196 198 197 200 207 205
2 Installed Capacity (Lakh)
Spindles 433.1 441.7 444.7 450.8 517.04 471.20
Rotors 5.23 5.46 5.53 5.65 8.65 5.87
Shuttle Looms 0.52 0.52 0.51 0.52 0.91 NA
Shuttleless Looms 0.19 0.21 0.21 0.21 0.46 NA
3 Average Capacity Utilization (Percentage)
Spindles 85 NA NA NA 90 NA
Looms 75 NA NA NA 80 NA
4 Yarn Production (Thousand Tonnes)
Cotton Yarn 3126 3564 3935 4057 4138 4061
Blended Yarn 789 826 898 915 973 1034
100% Non Cotton Yarn 457 457 484 513 555 572
Total Yarn 4372 4847 5315 5485 5666 5667
5 Production of Fabrics (Mn. Sq. Mtrs.)
Cotton 1724 2016 1630 1594 NA NA
Blended 521 671 842 810 NA NA
100% Non Cotton 68 59 88 87 NA NA
Total Fabrics 2313 2746 2560 2492 NA NA
6 Production of Man-made Fibres (Thousand Tonnes)
Polyester Staple Fibre 830 848 846 882 894 899
Viscose Staple Fibre 323 337 361 365 342 365
Acrylic Staple Fibre 78 74 96 93 107 96
Polypropylene Staple Fibre 4 4 4 5 5 4
7 Production of Man-made Filament Yarn (Thousand Tonnes)
Polyester Filament Yarn 1379 1288 1213 1158 1069 1060
Nylon Filament Yarn 28 23 24 33 37 41
Viscose Filament Yarn 42 43 44 44 45 46
Polypropylene Filament Yarn 13 19 13 13 13 11
8 Consumption of Fibre (Thousand Tonnes)
Cotton 3972 4460 4443 4658 5132 4974
Viscose Staple Fibre 246 257 278 NA 218 244
Polyester Staple Fibre 704 697 691 NA 808 780
Acrylic Staple Fibre 86 96 113 NA 110 98
Other Misc. Fibre 4 2 0 NA NA 0
9 Consumption of Filaments (Thousand Tonnes)
Polyester Filament Yarn 1106 934 774 NA 571 460
Nylon Filament Yarn 31 23 23 NA 38 43
Viscose Filament Yarn 45 46 53 NA 50 47
Polypropylene Filament Yarn 14 19 12 NA 10 10
10 Import of Cotton 5 NA NA NA 20 26
(Lakh bales of 170 Kg. each)
11 Import of Fibre (Thousand Tonnes)
Polyester Staple Fibre 44.68 NA NA NA 99.7 99.81
Viscose Staple Fibre 21.41 NA NA NA 34 33.91
Acrylic Staple Fibre 19.58 NA NA NA 35 32.35
Polypropylene Staple Fibre 0.34 NA NA NA 1.8 2.02
12 Import of Filament Yarn (Thousand Tonnes)
Viscose Filament Yarn 11.16 NA NA NA 9.5 6.82
Polyester Filament Yarn 24.36 NA NA NA 17.3 15.94
Nylon Filament Yarn 1.29 NA NA NA 3 3.44
Poly propylene Filament Yarn 1.9 NA NA NA 0.7 0.70
13 Export of Cotton 128.81 NA NA NA 69 60.00
(Lakh bales of 170 Kg. each)
14 Export of Man-made & Blended Spun Yarn (Thousand Tonnes)
Viscose Spun Yarn NA NA NA NA NA NA
Polyester Spun Yarn NA NA NA NA NA NA
Acrylic Spun Yarn NA NA NA NA NA NA
PV Spun Yarn NA NA NA NA NA NA
PC Spun Yarn NA NA NA NA NA NA
Other Spun Yarn NA NA NA NA NA NA
15 Exports of
(i) All Commodities (Rs. Crore) 1118822 1372276 NA NA NA NA
(ii) Textiles & Clothing (Rs. Crore) 109212 176398 NA NA NA NA
(iii) Percentage Share 9.78 12.85 NA NA NA NA
16 (i) Export of Textiles (Rs. Crore) 48398 70061 NA NA NA NA
(ii) Percentage Share in textile & clothing  39.98 39.72 NA NA NA NA
17 Excise Revenue on Textile Items
(Excluding Jute) (Rs. Crores) NA NA NA NA NA NA
18 Customs Revenue from
Textile Sector (Rs. Crores) NA NA NA NA NA NA
19 Production of Textile Machinery
(Rs. Crores) NA NA NA NA 6580 6580
20 Per Capita Cloth Availability
(Sq. Mtrs.) NA NA NA NA 40.61 NA