Union Minister for Textiles Piyush on Wednesday discussed the roadmap to achieve the target of USD 250 billion in textiles production and USD 100 billion in exports by 2030.
While interacting with the officers and staff during the Chintan Shivir organised by the Ministry of Textiles, Goyal emphasised on a holistic approach towards making the textiles sector more vibrant so as to prepare to take on global competition.
He asked the officers to come up with innovative ideas and underscored the importance of streamlining the institutional structure for better service delivery.
Notably, Union Minister of State for Textiles, Darshana Jardosh also highlighted the importance of the textiles sector in the economic growth of the country and the need to collectively focus on promoting growth across all segments in the value chain.
Officers from the Ministry of Textiles as well as field offices from across the country attended the day-long Chintan Shivir.
Meanwhile, Goyal in the past has said that the central government has set a target to achieve 100 billion USD in textiles exports by the next five to six years. He mentioned that if achieved, the economic value of the sector will be 250 billion USD collectively for domestic and international.