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About Co-optex

Tamilnadu Handloom Weavers′ Co-operative Society Ltd., popularly known as Co-optex, was established in 1935 and has a long and rich tradition in Handloom History that dates back over 78 years. Co-optex has a network of 203 showrooms spread all over India with an annual turnover of around Rs.1000 Crore. It is the No. 1 Apex Handloom Co-operative society in the country because of its talented, dedicated, highly skilled and devoted clan of Handloom Weavers from all over Tamilnadu. Its Logo-the multi-hued Butterfly is synonymous with quality, durability and fair trade.

 Handlooms in Tamilnadu have a long standing tradition and behind the timelessness of this tradition, kept alive for centuries, is the Handloom Weaver. He is the backbone of this large network of around 4.00 lakh Handlooms in Tamilnadu out of which around 2.00 lakh Handlooms are in Co-operative fold.

Co-optex is basically engaged in marketing of Handloom fabrics produced in Tamilnadu. Handlooms constitute a priceless asset of Tamilnadu′s rich cultural heritage. These fabrics marketed by Co-optex, represent an aesthetic quality of high order and represent a great social cause. The demands and challenges of the market is responded to by Co-optex with the rich tradition and well honed skills of its weavers.
Co-optex, a household name, boosts of a unique range of fabrics in hundreds of designs, colors and textures. Each product of Co-optex displays the artistry and craftsmanship of weavers from Tamilnadu.

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COMPANY

THE TAMILNADU HANDLOOM WEAVERS' CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETY LIMITED(CO-OPTEX)

STATUS

CO-OPERATIVE APEX ORGANIZATION

ADDRESS

350, Pantheon Road, Egmore,Chennai - 600 008

CITY,STATE AND COUNTRY

CHENNAI - TAMILNADU-INDIA

FAX

0091-44-28192464

E - mail

cooptex@cooptex.com , cooptex@vsnl.net

WEBSITE

http://www.cooptex.com

CABLE

HANDLOOMS,CHENNAI

ESTABLISHED IN

1935

NO.OF PRODN. CENTERS

Nearly 1256 Primaries

TOTAL NO. OF LOOMS

3.81 Lakhs

SUPPORTING SOURCES

5 Spinning Mills 

NO. OF RETAIL OUTLETS

 203

MEMBERS OF

  • The Handloom Export Promotion Council,Chennai.
  • Indian Trade Promotion Organization,Chennai. 
  • Apparel Export Promotion Council,Chennai .
  • Indian Silk Export Promotion Council,Mumbai.
  • The Cotton Textile Export Promotion Council,Mumbai.

PRESENT EXPORT MARKETS

Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland
Denmark,United  Kingdom, France, Spain, Greece,
South Africa, Hong Kong, U.A.E. & Canada

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Thiru. K.V.Manoharan - President
Thirumathi. S.Jayanthi Somasundaram – Vice President

CHIEF EXECUTIVE

 

T.N.VENKATESH, I.A.S.‚ 
MANAGING DIRECTOR

TELEPHONE

OFFICE : 0091-44-28193371 ,28193102, 28192284