Indian wool Industry


Indian Wool Industry INDIAN WOOL INDUSTRY AT A GLANCE IN 2020 - 2021Indian Wool Industry

In FY20, the total exports from raw wool stood at stood at US$ 71,111.74, while that from woollen yarn, fabrics and made- ups stood at US$ 125.13 million.
2020-2021 Indian Wool Industry

India’s wool and woollen industry is the seventh largest in the world. India’s wool and woollen industry can be broadly be divided into 10 major product categories: worsted yarn, woollen yarn, wool tops, fabric, shoddy yarn, shoddy fabrics, blankets, knitwear, hand-made carpets and machine-made carpets.

Wool Exports

  • In India, raw wool export reached US$ 71,111.74 in 2020.
  • US and EU are the key importers of Indian wool and wool-blended products.
  • The export of woollen yarn, fabrics, made ups etc. reached US$ 181.23 million in 2020.
  • The export of raw wool valued accounted for US$ 90,000 from April 2020 to January 2021.
  • The woollen yarn, fabrics, made ups etc. export between April 2020 to January 2021 was US$ 88.25 and for the month of January 2021 alone it was US$ 10.7 million.