A report of the Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) titled ‘Location Analysis for Selected Cities in Odisha for Apparel Sector’ shows that Odisha is emerging as one of the top destinations for apparel manufacturing in the country. The State Government has identified apparel as one of the identified focus sectors as part of its Vision 2025 for industrial development. Odisha offers abundant skilled workforce for the apparel sector, the report substantiated.