The Indian textile industry global export share of 4 percent is expected to reach 7 percent by the year 2012.
The Indian textile and leather industry has also emerged as a winner in terms of offering employment opportunities. While the textile industry of the country employs 35 million people, the leather industry employs more than 2.5 million people.
According to the forecast by the experts, the Indian logistics industry is expected to grow from its present value to about US$ 385 billion by the year 2015.
The rise of three party logistics providers, use of information technology and increase in the Indian trade with the world are other factors that have great roles to play for the growth of the Indian transportation and logistics industry .