The variety that the textile industry offers is exhaustive and is ever mounting. With so many uses of fabric, there come so many types of fabric that are used by people in their everyday lives. Albeit, garment manufacturing is the priority, yet cloth is used in many other ways.
Textile industry offers an array of products that range from everyday use to luxury and to business. Apart from clothing, fabric sees high usage in the manufacturing of shoes. Shoe industry is increasing its prospects by offering the customers quality shoes made from fabric. Thus, the textile industry gives variants of its products to the vast array of customers and prospects. And the business is not limited to particular region or country. With large number of populace turning into customers, textile is seeing import and export too. Large looms of raw and readymade fabric is transported in and outside countries. And this is happening for all kinds of fabric.
Every single garment manufacturer is witnessing huge profits in the business. People have increasing demands of all types of fabric resulting in flourishing of the textile industry. Talking of garments, cotton is all time favorite for the summers. Winters are seeing a comeback of tweeds and corduroys. Printed fabric is liked in all types of weathers and prints keep on changing according to style.
When decorative material is talked about, upholstery fabric also has huge variety to choose from. Prints matter here too, depending up on the on-going style. The kind of furnishings people want is a decision which they take with much contemplation and it is after seeing innumerable fabrics that they settle at one. People feel that their house or office gives an impression of their taste, status and standard of living. So, they give much thought to deciding what all things they will make use of as home or office décor. This again may not just contain curtains, but bed and sofa linens, wall to wall carpet and the like. Some are even particular about the book binding cloth in their office or study.
All of the already mentioned things are more or less known to all, but there are things like election canvassing material which also forms part of the textile industry, though a different kind is applied here.
Also, defence material like tents and other equipment is also a part of the same industry. And all this makes it very clear that the textile industry has a lot to offer.