Karnataka accounts for 20% of the National Garment production and 10% of the National exports.
Bangalore is known as the Garment Capital of India.
Readymade Garments are exported to USA, UK,Italy, Germany, Western Europe, Hongkong, Turkey, Canada, Australia, etc.
Sourcing hub for international apparel brands like Nike, Tommy Hilfiger, GAP, Walmart.
Exports of Readymade garments from Karnataka amounted to USD 2175 million 2016-17.
Sector-specific Special Economic Zone for Textiles housed at Hassan.
Garment Training and Designing Centre at Bellary.
10 Garment Training Designing Centres in Karnataka promoted by ATDC and Fashion Technology Centre by NIFT.
Textile Parks are located at Doddaballapur, Gulbarga, Tumkur & Bellary.


Karnataka is the largest producer and exporter of Silk & Silk products from India.
Exports of Silk products from Karnataka accounted to USD 57 million in 2016-17.
India contributes 4% share in total world exports and Silk ranks among the top 10 export items of India.
The destination countries for silk product exports from Karnataka include UK, US, Hongkong, UAE, Germany, Turkey, Canada, Australia, etc.