South Gujarat Textile Processors Association (SGTPA) is an association of Textile Processing units of South Gujarat – mainly in and around Surat Area. There are around 400 processing units in this area. SGTPA addresses common concerns of these units and take care of presentations and representations on their behalf to several Ministries, Government Departments, Semi Government Institutions and Private Companies. SGTPA is a common platform for all the processing units of this area for constructive interaction and mutually beneficial policy making.
Majority of industries in the Surat pilot come under SGTPA, and therefore a critical stakeholder in the implementation of the scheme.