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A Study of Human Resource Management in Textile Industry


  • A Subbiah
  • M Selvakumar
  • B Krishnaveni


The successful functioning of any industry is determined by the factors like men, material, money and market. Among all these factors, manpower assumes greater significance. Manpower is the life blood of any industry. Therefore, every effort should be taken on a priority basis to keep this factor for achieving the main objectives of the industry. The textile industry occupies a unique place in our country. It is the second largest employment generator after agriculture. The textile industry being labor-intensive, is a major contribution to the country’s economy with its vast potential for creation of employment opportunities in the agricultural and industrial sectors. Business organizations are made up of people and function through people. Textile industries are no exception to this. Hence, it is essential for every organization to adopt the human resource management practices in the administration. This paper also analyzes the human resource management in textile industry.

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  • A Subbiah & M Selvakumar & B Krishnaveni, 2012. "A Study of Human Resource Management in Textile Industry," The IUP Journal of Management Research, IUP Publications, vol. 0(1), pages 48-70, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:icf:icfjmr:v:xi:y:2012:i:1:p:48-70

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