The term 'Textile' is a Latin word originating from theword 'texere' which means 'to weave'
The history of textile is almost as old as that of humancivilization.
In India the culture of silk was introduced in 400AD .
modern textile industry took birth in India in the earlynineteenth century
The first cotton textile mill of Bombay was established in1854
during the year 1900 the cotton textile industry was inbad state
After independence, the cotton textile industry maderapid strides under the Plans