Textile products thus cater to a basic human need, they are among the most important goods fabricated and traded by mankind and have thus played a central role in history.
The archaeological surveys and studies have found that Textile industry is not the product of last few centuries; about four thousand years ago, the people of Harappa civilization were good enough in weaving and the spinning of cotton.
In Asia, Pakistan is termed as the 4th largest producer of cotton with the third largest spinning capacity, after China and India, and put share up to 5% to the global spinning capacity. You must have an idea that after agriculture, the Textile industry in Pakistan is the principal manufacturing industry and has an overpowering impact on the country’s economy. It plays a magnificent role in earning foreign exchange and opening doors towards employment in the country. Traditionally speaking, garment & textile industry is considered as one of the industries that has offered gigantic employment ratio both for trained and untrained labor.
Pakistan also has significant textile production and a raw material base that partly feeds into apparel exports. Many of the world renowned brands are manufactured in Pakistan keeping high standard of international quality and competitiveness