Tichy Jute fair,Trichy-18 th to 22 nd August ,2016 Jute,the golden fibre,is the
raw material for one of India’s oldest Industries.Indian Jute sector ranks first
in Jute goods production and second in Exports of jute goods in the world .the
total number of composite Jute mills in india is 84 with an annual production of
jute goods to the extend of 15 lakh M.T. The industry is an agro based labor intensive industry, which employs about 2.2 lakhs workers through direct and in The Indian Jute sector ,with a large number of small and tiny units ,is the world’s largest and biggest producer of raw and jute goods, during 2012-13,2013-14 and 2014-15 exports performance of Indian Jute sector reached the level of Rs 20,949 millions ,Rs 19,918 millions &Rs 21219.5 million respectively .During 2012-13,2013- 14 & 2014-15,exports performance Of Jute Diversified Products (JDP’s)comprising: Jute floor covering, hand &shopping bags,wall hangings, gift articles, decorative fabrics ,in total was Rs.319.9 crores, Rs.363.59 crorse & amp; Rs.483.87 crores, respectively.In the domestic market ,the banning of non – biodegradable packaging in many areas has driven the demand for eco-friendly jute. As part of marketing initiative, South India Jute Association(S.I.J.A),arepresentative body for the Jute entrepreneurs in south regions, has been organizing Jute fair.
In this connection South India Jute Association is organizing Trichy Jute Fair.This Trichy Jute Fair Starts From 18 th August to 21 th August,2016 at “SRT Hall”,2 nd Cross, Thillai Nagar,Trichy Cell:9444828280/9884446747
This is the first timein the history of Trichy a full-fledged exclusive Jute Fair is to held in Trichy. In this fair more than 20 Jute units from across Southern India will exhibit their Life style Jute Products. for people looking for Eco-friendly & Fashionable, ethnic product range, starting from Jute shopping bag to a verity of jute products like Jute Folder, Wallets, Jute pass book, Jute Garden bags, Jute ornaments ,Jute ear-rings, Jute Key chain, Jute envelopes, Jute Decorative, Jute Gift article, etc.
The main objective of organizing this promotional Jute fair is to create general awareness about the eco-friendly products made from a natural fiber, which is environment friendly, pollution free and bio-degradable. This exhibition aim is to create a new generation of entrepreneurs, who will take up jute diversification activities as a path of their carrier to cater to the needs of domestic market .at the same time, a group of entrepreneurs who would become self reliant and professional in their outlook, can make their performance in the export field also, with the help of such fairs.
Inauguration -10-30 am On 18-8-16– By Dr. N. Manimekalai, Head and Director
Women Studies department, Bharathidasan University, Trichy
and Dr. Kalpanaraja Ghandhigram Rurual Institute Grand daughter of Nabakrishna Chowder Freedam fighter, Sarvoday aleader Former Chief Minister of Orissa