Smarth Bansal, Managing Director of ColorJet Group (left) with Piyush Goyal, Indian Minister of Trade and Industry and Textiles. Photo: ColorJet
Participate in DPIIT – CII ASCON SUMMIT 2021 as a sector representative of the Textile Machinery Manufacturers’ Association (India) [TMMA(I)], Smarth Bansal, Managing Director of ColorJet Group, spoke with Piyush Goyal, India’s Minister of Trade, Industry and Textiles of Textile Printing and how ColorJet is leading the way in the digitization of textile printing in the world.
As India’s largest manufacturer of digital inkjet printers, ColorJet achieves Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision by making world-class digital textile printers that are applauded and installed around the world. ColorJet digital textile printers are present in more than 20 countries, including European countries, United Arab Emirates, Australia and China.
ColorJet Group, an Indian manufacturer of digital textile printers that markets its products in 20 countries around the world, has requested government support for its future research and development (R&D) in digital textile printing. The switch from traditional textile printing to digital guarantees the reduction of the carbon footprint and is the need of the hour.
The textile industry is the second most polluting industry and having sustainable digital textile printers is the need of the moment. The switch from traditional textile printing to digital guarantees a reduction in the carbon footprint. ColorJet’s R&D department, recognized by the Indian government, offers efficient engineering to provide customers with sustainable textile printing alternatives.
ColorJet home direct-to-fabric printers (DTFs) have a built-in water filtration system that reduces water consumption by 98%. Compact and energy efficient DTF printers deliver 42% less energy consumption. Pigment and sublimation printing provides printing solutions without water consumption.
In addition to providing employment opportunities for qualified personnel, students, engineers and many more, ColorJet contributes Regional Value Content (RVC) with an addition of over 50 percent and has entered into a business deal in under AIFTA (ASEAN-India Free Commercial Zone) so that ColorJet customers can benefit from zero MNF tariff rates.
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