GD Textiles manufacturing units I&II located at Kappalur, Madurai.
Established in 1987, GD Textiles (Madurai) Pvt. Ltd. is involved in the manufacturing of technical textiles. The company primarily specialises in the manufacturing of jacketing fabrics for power transmission belts, for which it holds the largest share of the Indian market. The company also manufactures impression fabrics, heat-resistant fabrics, tubular fabrics, angular fabrics, abrasive fabrics and other reinforcement related fabrics.
GD Textiles (Madurai) Pvt. Ltd. is fully backward integrated and houses its own spinning unit that includes, state of the art spinning machinery such as: Reiter, Trumac and Saurer Schlafhorst. The company is capable of manufacturing fabric made of cotton, polyester, polycotton, nylon, nyco and meta-aramid fibers. The annual capacity of this unit is 8.8 million square meters of fabric, woven on autoshuttle, projectile and airjet looms.
In 2003, group company Shakti Cords Pvt. Ltd. was set up by taking over the business of single end dipped cords for power transmission belts and Industrial Hoses, from Madura Industrial Textiles Ltd. We continue to grow, and seek new opportunities to diversify in this domain under our group company Shakti Cords Pvt. ltd.
In 2021 the group has further expanded into the manufacturing chafer and coated fabrics with a capacity of 1200 tonnes per annum.