During the inauguration of the TechnoTex 2016 conclave in Mumbai, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis expressed hopes for the textile technology. He said that the technology is likely to pave way for multi-sectors generating both investments and employment opportunities.
The conclave was organized by the state along with FICCI which saw the presence of many companies displaying technology to make inroads in sectors from agro-industries to road constructions. Exhibitors included from Germany, Taiwan, Spain, United Kingdown, Russia and Belgium.
The innovations can be adapted to meet the challenges in critical sectors including defence, aviation, agriculture, irrigation and road construction. Looking at the dire situation of drought in the state, the Chief Minister also said that the technology could maximize water management and regulate agriculture practices for higher and better harvest.