Cotton has been the engine of growth for the Indian textiles and clothing industry due to long history of domestic availability of raw material, world-class textile machinery and other supporting fronts. However, globally the MMF constitutes 70% of the clothing and textiles and therefore with the impetus to increase the MMF activities, the NDA government led by the Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, has brought several historical reforms, path-breaking policy initiatives during the last seven years, especially in the last two years with the objective of enhancing the global competitiveness of the textiles & clothing industry, the largest employment provider, amongst the manufacturing sector.