PROMOTING THE INDIAN TEXTILE &GARMENT INDUSTRY IN EUROPE
SOME FACTS THE INDIAN TEXTILE& GARMENT INDUSTRY:-Indian Textile sector grew by more than 5% in the last twofiscal years and is projected to grow at 16% by 2012.Being the second largest employer of Indians afteragriculture, it currently employs 88 million people and isexpected to generate another 17 million jobs by 2012.The gross value is the third largest of textile to both USAand Europe and exports grow by 24% in last fiscal year.They are likely to grow by 25% in the next 5 yearsincreasing the Indian Textile Industry’s share in worldtextile market from 3% to 7%.
Thus, the facts and figures speak for the prospects andpotentials of Textile Industry. However the textile sector is still ina nascent stage for the world market.The fact can be revealed from the fact that the appreciatingrupee in six months has resulted in the prices falling from $2.00to $1.96 in the price of per sq. mt of cloth and a loss of 5.79 lakhpotential jobs in the year 2007-08 as per the study carried out byciti.These conditions will cause further problems for the industry.The government is also introducing lot of schemes in order tosafeguard the Indian Textile industry as it is very important attheir hour.
ThE 11 Th FivE yEAr plAn (2007-2012)prESEnTS ThE glOriOuS prOSpECT ThATThE SECTOr pOSSESS wiThin iTS wrApSS. CAPABILITIES 2005-2006 2006-2007 BY 2012NO (ESTIMATE (PROJECTE D) D)1 Growth rate (over the 8.2% Above 8% 16% last fiscal year)2 Employment 88 million - 105 million3 Gross value $9309.8 - $115 billion million4 Export $17.85 billion 19.24 billion $55 billion5 Investment Rs. 64,478 crores (Between Rs. 1,50,600 2004-2007) crores.6 Share in world market 3% - 7%*Figures are provided by the ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India.
BriEF ABOuT ThE EvEnT:-It will be a 3 days event in europe that too in themajor cities in the countries like France & Germany,wherein Indian Textile products and Indian designerswill show case their collections.It is for the first time the efforts have been done topromote the Indian Textile & Garment Industry inEurope.Their will be about 4-5 fashion shows andexhibition displaying the costumes designed by theIndian designers.
About usWe introduce ourselves as International Institute of Fashion Technology (IIFT)established in 1990 by Mr. Ratnadeep Lal leading Fashion Technologies of India.We are imparting education in Fashion Technology, Interior Designing, ApparelMerchandising, Garment Manufacturing, Fashion Designing, Textile Designing,Jewellery Designing etc. For the last 18 year over 70, 000 students are trainedthrough 70 centres worldwide. We are also tied up with more than 500 fashionExport Houses and Buying Houses worldwide wherein our trained professions areworking.iift has done various projects for state governments like Rajasthan, Haryana,Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra Government.IIFT has recently signed an MOU with Malaysia, Luxembourg and Kenya fordeveloping the Fashion Industry in the respective countries.IIFT Has been able to show case their student designer collection all over theworld true FTV, as FTV has covered its Annual Fashion Show Glamoria’09 held inJune 2009.
Mr. Ratnadeep Lal (Founder & Chairman IIFT Group) – of International Institute of Fashion Technology in India imparting training in the field of Fashion, Textile, Garment Design, Merchandising and Garment Business Administration. Catering to over 500 exporters, manufacturers of Ratnadeep Lal related field of Fashion, Textile, and Merchandising etc and trained over Founder & Chairman 70,000 Professional.Brief DetailsLeading fashion technologist of India – a graduate of London College ofFashion – Oxford Street, London – one of the leading fashion school of India.One of the pioneer of spreading fashion education in India in early ninetiesFounder & CEO – International Institute of Fashion Technology – establishedin 1990 imparting fashion education for over 19 years – one of the pioneerfashion institute of India. More than 70,000 professionals have taken training sofar since then from IIFT – Now spreaded to more than 70 branches.
Have a vast experience of Production, Designing & Merchandising & Haute Coutureculture during his tenure in UK & France for over five years & in India as well.Have an experience of over 25 years in Garment Trade with experience in working withmajor designer & fashion houses in UK & France.Pioneered the fashion education in Middle east, Mauritius & is founder member ofDubai’s and Mauritius first school of fashion.Established India’s first High Fashion Show Room for current & futuristic trends whereeven buyers can have samples for coming season.One of the leading professional fashion institute of U.P(Delhi college of fashion,lucknow)was established by Ratanadeep lal.Invited / Visited all leading fashion institute around the globe for seminars, services,consultancies and tie-ups & interaction i.e., invited / visited – BuckinghamshireUniversity, London College of Fashion, Leicester College, University of Northumbia atNew Casttle, Loughborough College of Art & Design, Middlesex University, EdinburghCollege of Art & Design, Esmod, Institute Paris Modeliste, Paris American Academy,Limkokwing University Malaysia.Visited all the major fashion textile exhibitions in the world over many times – fewmentioning Pret-E-Porter, SEHM, London Fashion Week, IGEDO etc
Design Consultant to India’s leading fashion house PR’s Cleopatra HauteCouture which caters to the markets in Europe, India, Middle East, and African Region.Organized, Chaired, Produced & Directed more than 600 fashion shows in India & abroad.Visiting consultant to many fashion & textile companies in India & Abroad.Spread the fashion culture in Kathmandu & regularly organizing International FashionSummit in Kathmandu for last 13 years.Visiting consultant to many fashion & textile companies in India & Abroad.Has been a part of the column in the fashion magazine FLASH and actively writing for thesame.Established fashion vision an in-house video magazine on fashion having over 75 episodescontaining fashion & life style trends.Consulted by many Bollywood stars for fashion trends/forecasting projectsDone consultation for many projects for Govt. of India, Delhi, U.P., Himachal , Rajasthan ,Harayana , I.T.P.O., Swiss Embassy, French Embassy etc.Promoted many designers & professional of fashion, textile & garment field of India & Abroad.Chairman of International Textile & Fashion Council in which More than 10,000 membersare attached for last 15 years.
Member of FDCI- Fashion Design Council of India, active participant of Lakme IndiaFashion Week.Member of the Panel of Academic Experts of K.R. Mangalam World School, New Delhi.Partner with Fernando Guzman of FASHION GENIUS INSTITUTE Luxembourg tocreate one of the best post university projects in the world.Active member of jury in the INLAC foundation which sends students abroad onscholarships for advanced studies.Represents 22 renowned universities of Australia and India.He is the strategic partner of Limkokwing University—Malaysia and Lorenzo De Mediciuniversity—Italy (Rome, Florence, Tuscania)He Has Been Awarded With The Title Of “Pride Of The Country” By The Society OfIndustry And Business Achievement In 2008
About the models &choreogrAphers:-The show will be choreographed by one of the leadingchoreographer of India who will be able to ignite theramp with approx 20 Top models from India and 10 topmodels from Europe.List of models will include names amongst the FeminaMiss India’s.
About the designers:-Top legends of Indian Fashion fraternity will be approached,and the few names will be selected from among the following:-Rohit Bal Ritu BeriAshima Leena Ritu Kumar Shantanu and NikhilNeeta Lulla Rocky S.J. J. Valaya Meera and Muzaffar AliTarun Tahiliani.The Indian upcoming designers who will rule the fashionindustry after 5 years will be selected from reputed fashioninstitute like IIFT, NID Ahmedabad, NIFT, Pearl Academy etc.
mediA:-The media publicity & bias registrations onlinefacility will be available for registering the buyersfrom europe and international media for the coverage.Involvement of Indian media and tele Channels likeFTV India, Zee T.V., N.D.T.V, Star News, HindustanTimes, Times of India etc. will be roped in for theevent coverage.
budget:- Approx 40-50 lakhs will be involved in the event for showcasing the exhibition and organizing the shows, besides the airfare ‘n’ accommodation.Funding:-We are focusing the funding from the following directions:-a) Govt. of India:- Ministry of Textile sponsorship, which we are aiming of about 15-20 lakhs that will include promotion of designer ‘n’ handloom sector in Europe and looking after the travel and accommodation.b) Sponsorships from International companies:- Approx 5 lakhs.c) Sponsorships from Indian Companies:- Approx 5 lakhs.d) Sponsorships of Fashion Show through designer and fabric suppliers:- Approx 10 lakhs.e) Sponsorship from IIFT:- Approx 10 lakhs