- Textile industry includes cotton, jute, wool, silk, and synthetic fiber textiles.
- At present, India is the third largest producer of silk, fifth largest producer of synthetic fibers, and has the largest loomage and spindles in the world.
The location of cotton textile industry is mainly affected by
- Raw material
- Proximity to market
- Moist weather
- Skilled and cheap labour
- Export facility and the domestic and
- international markets
Map Work on Cotton Textile Industry in India