Tajikistan increases textile and clothing production
Azerbaijan, Baku, Feb. 6 / Trend V. Zhavoronkova/
Tajikistan increased the volume of textile and clothing production by 15.8 percent in 2011 compared to 2010, Avesta.Tj reported.
The volume of textile production exceeded $292.3 million (1.4 billion somoni) in January-December 2011.
The index of textile and clothing industry's growth is due to the increase in carpet, hosiery, shoes, nonwovens and cotton yarn production.
The volume of textile production's export exceeded $237.3 million in 2011 increasing by $4.9 million or by 1.9 percent compared to 2010.