India ranks as one of the world's top ten apparel exporters. Textiles are the country's largest foreign exchange earner - accounting for around one fifth of all industrial output - and 151 million ready-made garments, valued at US$5.765 billion, were exported last year. Niki Tait, who recently returned from a tour of India's apparel export manufacturing industry, reports on how the country is gearing itself for life after quotas.