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ITAMMA taking forward the Event-Series for the Development of Textile Capital Goods Sector with the support of Ministry of Heavy Industry

Published: December 28, 2023
Author: TEXTILE VALUE CHAIN

 — with Seminar on “How to Overcome the Present Situation of Indian Textile Manufacturing &  Engineering Industry” on 16th Dec ‘2023 at Coimbatore  

 Seminar at Coimbatorer on 16th Dec’23 

Mr S. Senthilkumar, President (2014/15) ITAMMA informed in his Welcome address that the  demand for Artificial Textile Machinery is increasing with a total trade of $887M and at  the same time Indian Govt. is also promoting man-made fibres and thus it is an alarm as  well as opportunity to Indian Textile Machinery Manufacturers for the development of  machines especially for the processing of these fibres. It needs to appreciate that the  Textile Machine and Accessories Manufacturing Community has realized the importance  of this trend and many had already reacted accordingly.  

Mr. Prabu Damodharan, Convener at Indian Texpreneurs Federation ITF), Coimbatore  presented in great detail factual data about the performance of the Indian and global  textile industry over the past few years with specific focus on how the industry is cyclical  and post a great year in 2021 and the drop in 2022, how the signs are clearly visible as  to a normalization of the numbers. He also spoke about what textile companies should  do in the current situation and make use of the opportunities available currently to  grow their businesses.  

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Mr Sanjay Bharadwaj, Sr. VP HR, CGSSC, New Delhi, outlined all the schemes that CGSSC  is working with the industry to skill, reskill and upskill the workforce. He spoke about how  the industry should work and form clusters to be able to work with Government agencies  to improve productivity of their businesses and how CGSSC can help them in this regard.  

         

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Ms Neetii M., Director, M/s Mercury Web spoke about the importance of digital  marketing and social media as a tool to grow the reach of businesses and why it is  becoming increasingly important to embrace technology. 

 She also gave information on the quantum of benefits registered by some members  after following their presence on Linkedin under her guidance. It was noted worthy to  mention about the members extending their reach globally and booking orders from  Company at Germany. 

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Mr. KG. Vishwanath, Managing Director and Global Sales Head, Sambuq “SMART DATA  CLINIC – a proposed value-added platform on ITAMMA’s Business Enabler Website “  

This session discussed the latest marketing strategies and digital tools that can benefit the  capital goods sector.  

It highlighted how the ITAMMA Business Enabler Platform powered by SAMBUQ offers  valuable assets to members and shared future plans for enhancing its role in  knowledge and business development for the Textile Engineering and Manufacturing  Industries. 

   

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  • Mr N D Mhatre, Director General (Tech), ITAMMA in his presentation gave details of MHI  Schemes for the benefit and development of Textile Capital Goods sector. He specifically  emphasized on Re-skilling and Up-skilling programmes which can be organized at  Coimbatore with the help of CGSSC and other experts under MHI Scheme of Common  Engineering Facility Centre” for Textile Machinery which can be further supported by  Government scheme -PMKVY-4.0. Mr. Mhatre highlighted the importance of informed  industry stakeholders  

 who can collaborate with the Ministry of Heavy Industry to implement policies and  schemes that support sector growth.  

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Mr P. T. Muralidharan member of Managing Committee delivered Vote of Thanks

 

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Felicitation of Mr S Senthil Kumar for taking charge as Hon ‘Treasurer at India ITME Society 

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 Key take-a ways  

CGSSC is keen to work with ITAMMA to provide an API which will enable ITAMMA to bring relevant  information about the various schemes of CGSSC.  

 Seminar underscored the industry’s dedication to innovation,  

Efficiency and the sustained pursuit of technological excellence through government initiatives. It  illuminated the translation of academic research into technological advancements, emphasized  the pivotal role of education in shaping a skilled workforce, and highlighted collaborative  initiatives that bolster the connections between academia and industry.  

The event reinforced ITAMMA’s commitment to empowering its members and nurturing industrial  growth. 

Seminars on “How to Overcome the Present Situation of Indian Textile Manufacturing & Engineering Industry” on 16th Dec ‘2023 at Coimbatore 
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Mr. Prabu Damodharan, Convener at Indian Texpreneurs Federation ITF), Coimbatore is  making presentation 
Mr. Prabu Damodharan, Convener at Indian Texpreneurs Federation ITF), Coimbatore is  offered Memento by Mr S Senthil Kumar, Past President, ITAMMA 
Mr Sanjay Bharadwaj, Sr. VP HR, CGSSC, New Delhi, is making presentations
Mr Sanjay Bharadwaj, Sr. VP HR, CGSSC, New Delhi, is welcomed by by a bouquet by  Mr. T.R. Rajendran member of ITAMMA 
Ms Neetii M., Director, M/s Mercury Web is offered Memento by Mr S Senthil Kumar, Past  President, ITAMMA
Mr. KG. Vishwanath, Managing Director and Global Sales Head, Sambuq.com is  welcomed by a bouquet by Mr Ajay Shah, MC Member of ITAMMA 
Mr. KG. Vishwanath, Managing Director and Global Sales Head, Sambuq.com making  presentations 
Mr N D Mhatre, Director General (Tech), ITAMMA making presentations 
Open session – Mr Ganesh Rajgopal, Founder, Sambuq.com India Pvt Ltd 
10  Open session- Mr. KG. Vishwanath, Managing Director and Global Sales Head, 
11  Open session – Mr J M Balaji, Chairman, Events Sub-Committee , ITAMMA 
12  Open session- Mr S Senthil Kumar, Past President, ITAMMA 
13  Audience 
14  Felicitation of Mr S Senthil Kumar, Past President, ITAMMA for taking charge as Hon  ‘Treasurer at India ITME Society 

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