ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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HOSIERY INDUSTRY- Export-Based Expropriation

HOSIERY INDUSTRY Export-Based Expropriation Amarjit Chandan THE hosiery industry of Ludhiana was started in the early quarter of this century, when the Das Hosiery Mill began to manufacture woollen socks and jerseys for the army. In 1954, wollen imports from the UK were banned, and the local industry started to expand. Today, almost all the exports of woollen hosiery from the country go from Ludhiana. Anil they account for two per cent of total Indian exports.

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