## SMV and SAM Measurement in Garment Industry

What is SMV in Garment Industry? SMV, or Standard Minute Value, is a measure used in the garment industry to calculate the time it takes to produce a specific garment or garment component. It is used to determine the cost of labor for a particular garment and to compare the efficiency of different production methods. … Read more

## Calculating Minute Cost of Sewing Line in Garment Industry

Minute cost calculation in sewing lines is a common and most important task for textile engineers / industrial engineers. Because maximum earning depends on it. So industrial engineers have to do it very consciously. The cost per minute of sewing lines in the apparel industry is calculated for sewing operators, helpers, line supervisors, and quality … Read more

## How to Calculate Operator Efficiency in Textile & Garments Industry

Calculate Operator Efficiency: For making a maximum profit in the garments industry every production officer should know operator efficiency. An operator with higher efficiency produces more garments than an operator with lower efficiency in the same time frame. When operators work with higher efficiency, the manufacturing cost of the factory goes down. And the garments … Read more

## Calculation for Line Balancing

Line Balancing: Line balancing is leveling the workload across all processes in a cell or value stream to remove bottlenecks and excess capacity. The calculation for Line Balancing is a tool used for the production line to capacitate the flow line of production. A flow line can be divided into elemental tasks. Each of these … Read more

## Formula Used for Calculating Different Parameters for Work Study

Work study:  Work-study is the systematic examination of the method of carrying activities. It is one of the important tools to improve productivity in the textile and apparel industry. Work study investigates the work done in an organization and aims at finding the best and the most efficient way of utilizing the available resources (man, … Read more

## Important Formula for Industrial Engineering (IE) Students & Professionals

Concept of Industrial Engineering (IE): In the garment industry, industrial engineering (IE) refers to the application of engineering principles to optimize production processes, increase efficiency, and reduce waste. Industrial engineers analyze and design production systems, develop and implement production plans, and improve the overall productivity of the manufacturing process. The garment manufacturing and exporting industry … Read more