About the Association
FOHMA is represented by 5 (five) zones – North Zone, South Zone, East Zone, West Zone and Central Zone – all of which represented by a Vice President and a Joint (Zonal) Secretary along with other Committee Members. The President along with the Hon. General Secretary and Treasurer are the key Office Bearers of the Association. FOHMA activities are now being spearheaded through its President’s office in Kolkata.
Most of the Regional Hosiery Trade Associations are affiliated to FOHMA. Additionally, many leading manufacturers of hosiery items of the country as well as reputed hosiery wholesalers / dealers are members of FOHMA. With a strong and diverse membership – covering all segments of hosiery fraternity, FOHMA is able to understand the needs of various players and augment their requirements in the best possible manner.
The President of FOHMA has been nominated to the Cotton Yarn Advisory Board (CYAB), Sub Group on Textiles & Apparels for 12th Five Year Plan and Working Group on Textiles & Jute Industry for the 12th Five Year Plan, all of which have been constituted under the aegis of Textiles Ministry, Government of India.
Having been a part of the Indian Hosiery industry for almost four decades, efforts are now being made at FOHMA to engage in multifarious activities including publication of FOHMA Times (bi-monthly publication), organizing Seminars / Conferences, tie-up with International bodies of similar nature and initiate other programs of interest to its members. FOHMA has its own website www.fohma.in