Jute exports have risen 24% in 5 years : Textile Minister

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 09-01-2019        Tweet

NEW DELHI: Jute exports have grown nearly 24 per cent since 2014, Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani said here recently. There has been steady improvement in the health of the domestic jute industry, she added. Irani has been suggesting to the jute industry to reduce its dependence on Government orders and go for product diversification, which would in turn boost exports.