List Of Textile Industries In Tanzania
The textile industry is primarily concerned with the design, production, and distribution of textiles: yarn, cloth, and clothing. The raw material may be natural, or synthetic using products of the chemical industry.
Latest Textile Companies List in Tanzania
- Tanganyika Industrial Corporation Limited. Tanga.
- New Tabora Textiles (Tanzania) Limited. Tabora.
- Mohammed Enterprises (T) ltd. Morogoro.
- Elama Tz Limited. Mbeya.
- Bondent Seeds Limited. Arusha.
- Achelis (Tanganyika) Limited. Dar es Salaam.
- Sumagro Limited. Dar Es Salaam.
- Mbeya Canvas Shop. Mbeya.
How many textile industries are there in Tanzania?
According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade 2004 report on the Status of Textile Industries in Tanzania, 50 textile industries were established by the year 2002 by the government and private companies. However, 23 (46%) of the established industries are operating.
What is an example of the textile industry in Tanzania?
The industries are involved in dyeing, spinning, weaving, printing Khanga and Kitenge, bed sheets, garments, knitting, woven blankets, and socks. In the 1960s and 1970s, Tanzania was able to meet the demand of the market in terms of clothes. The industries produce adequate clothes and materials for making clothes.
What is the textile and garment industry in Tanzania?
Tanzania’s textile and garment sub-sector has great potential, with a significant and growing domestic market, substantial trade and infrastructure connections, and an abundant supply of cotton and labor. Tanzania has the ability to supply inputs of cotton, yarn, and fabrics for each stage of the added value chain.