Number of small and big units engaged in the manufacture of handloom products such as carpets, cushions, velvet cushions, sofa fabrics, bed sheets, curtains and towels among others, earning it he moniker of 'Textile City'.
Estimated number of people engaged.
Rs. 35,000 crore
Total annual turnover from industries operating in the city which has also over time become a hub of recycle industry, resulting in the production of yarn out of discarded clothes. Rs. 8,000 crore is earned from exports, while Rs. 27,000 crore comes from the Indian (domestic) market.