Textile refers to material made of interlacing fibres. Textile Industry majorly includes units which function to convert fibre such as Cotton, Silk, Polyester, Wool to Fabric
Getting Fibres – Fibres are of two types Natural & Synthetic/ Man-Made fibres. Natural fibres such as cotton can be obtained from agriculture process (Farming to Ginning) & Man Made fibres such as polyester can be obtained by chemical process.
Spinning – Once fibres are obtained they are then converted into Yarn , Yarn is basically a thread. The process to obtain yarn from fibre is known as spinning.
Weaving / Knitting – Yarn is then converted into fabric by weaving or Knitting process . The units such as Power looms / mills are involved in this process
Fabric processing – The fabric obtained after weaving or knitting process is known as griege fabric which is basically a unfinished form of fabric. Griege fabric is processed in processing house also known as dyeing or printing units which process ( dyeing in desired color / print in various designs ) fabric to use it to make garments.
The above information is just basics, and only covers the basic production process textile industry.
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