India’s performance on the textile exports front is very encouraging. Apparel the most important item in the country’s export basket, has posted a whopping increase of nearly 60 percent during the first seven months of this year (January – July 2022) over the same period last year, as per the latest data available with the US department of textiles. What is more, India has overtaken China in respect of export. A further notable development is that India’s apparel exports have been higher than the total exports by all countries to the US. The outlook for the remainder of 2022 should be promising.