Raymond Ltd, Aditya Birla Fashion Retail Ltd (ABFR) and Reliance Retail Ltd are planning to venture into khadi space. ABFR has placed an order with Udyog Bharti Trust of Gondal for 4,500 metres of khadi, while Raymond would launch khadi apparel in Feb 2017 through its retail stores. Reliance Retail is negotiating with about 80 khadi institutions for sourcing the fabric. Khadi sales were at Rs1,510 crore in 2015-2016, said Khadi and Village Industries Commission.
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