Indian Textiles Minister Smriti Irani has inaugurated the Advanced Textiles Plant of Welspun India Ltd., India’s leading textile conglomerate at Anjar, Kutch, Gujarat.
With the inauguration of the plant, Welspun, placed amongst the largest home textile manufacturers in the world, has forayed into new technologies in its Technical Textile Business.
The plant will have unique capabilities of Spun Lace and Needle Punch lines which can manufacture multilayer composites for various applications.
BK Goenka, Chairman, Welspun Group, said, “The new facility will enhance our product offerings and provide cutting-edge solutions in high-growth areas such as industrial and defence applications. The new facilities strengthen Welspun’s position as a global manufacturer and underline our commitment to the ‘Make in India’ initiative as well as the economic development of the region and the country at large.”
This advanced and innovative technology will provide non-woven solutions for high-end industrial applications such as Filtration, Acoustics, Automotive, Fire Safety, Thermal insulation, Vibration control, Noise control, Aero-Space, Defence and Mass Transportation ,informed the Company.
With a distribution network in more than 50 countries and world-class manufacturing facilities in India, it is the largest exporter of home textile products from India.