About Us

Government of India in its budget 2009-10 & 2012-13 announced development of Ichalkaranji as Powerloom mega cluster .Ichalkaranji being a Prominent textile Centre, the Govt. of India has sanctioned the financial aid to Ichalkaranji Powerloom Mega Cluster under MCPCD Scheme to create world class infrastructure for fulfilling the business needs of small & medium enterprises & to boost production and export .

D.K.T.E. Society‘s Textile & Engineering institute has been selected as cluster management Technical Agency (CMTA) by the Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India.

The Ichalkaranji Powerloom Mega Cluster Ltd. Ichalkaranji has been selected as a SPV for implementation of the Mega Cluster Project. Kallapanna Awade co-operative Industrial Estate & Integrated Textile Park(KATP) is single stake holder society.

Ichalkaranji Powerloom Mega Cluster Ltd., is located at Laxmi Co-Op Industrial Estate, Hatkanangle; 7 kms. from Ichalkaranji, (Dist. Kolhapur) Maharashtra State. The state-of-the-art Processing, Sizing, Yarn Dyeing & Marketing Center are being established. There interventiona are exactly in line with the start up India, one of the most important scheme initiated by Honorable Prime Minister of India.


To be the ideal textile center, driven by innovation and research for achieving customer delight through excellence in manufacturing.


• To offer value added services to customers.
• To strive for achieving 100% customer satisfaction through continuous technological up gradation & innovation.
• To exceed compliance and global quality standards.
• To be ethical and responsible organization.
• To practice and implement Eco – friendly processes.

Mr. K. B. Awade

Mr. K. B. Awade is a former member of parliament. As a minister of state for industries and Urban Development, Maharashtra State, he pioneered the growth for the industry in the region. He was instrumental in establishment of various organizations like Navmaharashtra Spinning Mill, Indira Gandhi Spinning Mill. Dattajiroa Kadam Technical Education Society (D.K.T.E) The institute has been imparting education and turning out engineers and technocrats of high caliber. The Bilateral agreements with renowned universities in USA have enabled mutual co-operation and exchange of knowledge. Recently, DKTE has been granted Center of Excellence for non-woven textiles by Union Government. His personality and stature in social life has earned him a place of pride in Maharashtra.

Mr. Prakash Awade

Mr. Prakash Awade is a Former Minister of Textile, Maharashtra State He is well known respected figure. He has taken multitude of efforts to promote the textile industry. As a Minister of Textiles, he recommended to the State Government and announced 23-Point Rejuvenation Scheme for textile industry, which uplifted the industry that was passing through crisis. Low rate electricity, interest subsidy, 50% exemption for overdue loans gave major relief to power loom industry. He made ardent efforts to diversify the conventional power loom industry into value added industries like garment making and hosiery. His dream to transform the textile town into hi-tech city has come true in the wake of globalization.

Because of his sustained efforts the textile town of Ichalkaranji has emerged as a biggest center of shuttle less looms in the country. An ambitious project of Textile Park & industrial estate is being established on 200 acres of land which will provide ultra-modern infrastructure to the growing textile and allied industries in & around Ichalkaranji. Realizing that if the small, micro & medium power loom weavers are to be benefited a state of the art process house, warping & sizing yarn dying & marketing center need to be established. His untiring efforts in this direction bore fruit when the ministry of Textiles , GOI Sanctioned the mega cluster for Ichalkaranji Under his dynamic leadership Ichalkaranji Power loom mega cluster is being established.

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Textile inspires and equips people to accelerate sustainable practices in the textile value chain. We focus on minimizing the harmful impacts of the global textile industry and maximizing its positive effects.

The Ichalkaranji powerloom mega cluster Ltd. Ichalkaranji has been selected as a SPV for implementation of the mega cluster Project. Kallapanna Awade co-operative Industrial Estate & Integrated Textile Park is single stake holder society.

Plot No. 1-7/B, Laxmi Co - Op Industrial Estate, Hatkanangale 416 109, Dist. Kolhapur (M.S.) India
E-mail : contact@ichmegacluster.com
Website : www.ichmegacluster.com