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India:

 
     
     
  Average of last 3 years (2007/08-2009/10)  
     
  Associate Members  
     
  India and Erstwhile IJO and IJSG  
   
  Average of last 3 years (2007/08-2009/10)                                                              Top  
 

 

 
  1.  Average land area under jute cultivation  : 8, 36,000 ha  
  2.  Average Yield : 1.95 ton/ha  
  3.   a) Average production of Jute : 1.63m ton (90 lakh bales)  
       b) Carry over (opening stock) : 0.38 m ton (21 lakh bales)  
         
  4.  Number of farm families : 4- 4.5 million  
  5.  Average internal consumption of jute : 1.8 m ton (103 lakh bales)  
  6.  a) Average export of raw jute :    
       b) Value :    
         
  7.  Number of Jute Mills : 78  
  8. Number of workers employed in Jute Mills (Approx) : 3, 70,000  
  9. Average production of jute goods : 1,705,000 MT  
       a) Sacking : 1,107,000 MT  
        b) Hessian : 324,000 MT  
        c) CBC : 5,000 MT  
        d) Others : 268,000 MT  
         
  10. Average internal consumption of jute goods : 1, 489,000 MT    
  11. Average export of jute goods : 2, 02,000 MT  
  12. Average export value of jute goods : US$ 246 million  
  13. Average export earning from JDP : US$ 65.9 million  
         
  Note:  1 bale = 180 Kg      
           1 Metric Tonne = 1000 Kg      
         
       
 

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1.      Gloster Jute Mills Ltd. - Produces and exports various jute products and treated fibres and has a enzyme production plant.

2.      Bally Jute Company Ltd.- Produces and exports various jute products

3.      A. I. Champdany Industries Limited- Produces and exports various jute products including jute bags

4.      The Ganges Manufacturing Co. Ltd.- Produces and exports various jute products

5.      Extra Weave-

6.      National Jute Board (NJB) - An Government organization for the development of jute sector.

7.      Lagan Engineering Company Ltd. - Produces and exports jute mills machinery  

8.      Indian Jute Mills Association (IJMA) – An Association of Indian Jute Mills and works for the development of jute sector.

9.      Murlidhar Ratanlal Exports Ltd. - Produces and exports various jute products

10.  Birla Corporation Limited - Produces and exports various jute products

11.  Indian Jute Industries Research Association (IJIRA) – A pioneer research organization doing research activities on development of technology and new products

12.  Institute of Jute Technology (IJT) – Conducts various courses on jute technology and also conducts training programme.

13.  Reliance Jute Mills (International) Ltd. - Produces and exports various jute products

14.  East India Commercial Company Limited - Produces and exports various jute products

15.  The Naihati Jute Mills Company Ltd. - Produces and exports various jute products

16.  Prasad Seeds (P) Ltd. – Supplier on jute seeds

17.  The South India Textile Research Association (SITRA) – Research on Textiles including jute, pineapple, cotton, machinery development, HRD programmes, testing and consultancy. 

18.  The Hooghly Mills Company Limited -  Produces and exports various jute products

19.  Ludlow Jute Mills - Produces and exports various jute products

20.  Jaipur Texweaving Park Limited – Textile Park and working on jute, cotton and home textiles items manufacturing. 

21.  Jaipur Textile Research Association – Advisor and consultant for promotion of cotton and jute textiles in India.

22.  Rajasthan Jute Fab Park Limited – Developing a jute Park and manufacturing jute products.  

23.  Kamarhatty Company Limited - Produces and exports various jute products

24.  Jutee Handicrafts – Jute Jewellery, Jute bags, Wall hanging, jute slipper  

25.  Khazana Manufacturers – Manufacturing jute diversified products.  

26.  Basirhat Path - Manufacturing jute diversified products. 

27.  INDICON – Development of Jute mills machinery and jute consulting for better quality export yarn 

28.  Bhabna Association for Peoples Upliftment (BAPU) – Combat trafficking, women empowerment and income generating etc.  

29.  GSL Textile India Pvt. Ltd. - Produces and exports various jute mills machinery

30.  The Jute Corporation of India Ltd. – An Indian Govt. organization to work for jute sector in India

31.  Development of Hessian Articles Research and Training Institution (DHARTI) – Training, design, developments liason works services.

32.  Ashoka Exports – Raw Jute Exporter.

33.  Shree Ganesh & Company – Business in jute products

34.  Aarbur - Manufacturer & Exporter of jute shopping bags

35.  Kusum Enterprises – Manufacturer & Exporter of jute shopping bags/bottle bags and jute utility handicrafts.

36.  Milltex Engineers (P) Ltd. – Manufactures of jute mills machinery like carding and spinning machines

37.  S. G. Industries – Manufacturing of various types of jute mill machinery and spare parts for the last five decades.

38.  The Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA) – Research and Development in all areas of textiles from natural and manmade fibres, textile testing, training and consultancy in the entire gamut of textile operations.

39.  Northern India Textile Research Association (NITRA) – R& D, Consultancy, HR and Quality evaluation.  

40.  Wool Research Association (WRA) – Research and Development in all areas of textiles from natural and manmade fibres, textile testing, training and consultancy in the entire gamut of textile operations.

 41.  Pro JuteProduces of Jute Diversified Products and other Eco-friendly products. Products manufactured: folder, wallets, promotional bag, fancy bag, stationary items etc.

42.  Cheviot Company LimitedManufacturer and Exporter of Jute goods like jute yarn of fine quality, hessian bags and cloth, sacking cloth and bags and superior hessian cloth.

43.  Ahmedabad Textile Industry’s Research Association (ATIRA)

44.  The Synthetic & Art Silk Mill’s Research Association (SASMIRA)

45.  Jute Products Development and Export Promotion CouncilDesignated Council set up under the aegis of Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India for export promotion of jute and jute products from India

46. Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres (CRIJAF) - Research and extension activities on jute, kenaf, ramie, sisal, flax and sunhemp

 
     
   
 

India and Erstwhile IJO and IJSG                                                                       Top

 
     
 

India was a Member of erstwhile IJO and is a Member of IJSG; India participated in the implementation of a number of Agricultural and Industrial projects sponsored by IJO and IJSG such as

 
     
 
  • Collection, Conversation, Characterisation and Exchange of Germplasm for the Development of Improved Varieties of Jute/Kenaf and other Allied Fibres;

  • Strengthening Jute and Kenaf Seed Programme;

  • Improved Retting and Extraction of Jute;

  • Jute Seeder Development;

  • Support for Varietals Improvement of Jute and Kenaf for Increased Productivity;

  • Application Bio-technology in the Improvement of Jute, Kenaf and Allied Fibres;

  • Adaptive Research on Improved Varieties of Jute and Allied Fibres and their Utilisation for Enhanced Income Generation Development of Improved Processing;

  • Development of Techniques for softening of Low Grade Jute including Cuttings;

  • Technical Survey and Market Study of the Potential Jute Geo-textiles;

  • Pilot Scale Production of Enzymes for the Improvement of Low Grade Jute and Cuttings for their Large Scale Scale Utilization;

  • Biotechnological Application of Enzymes for making Pulp and Paper from Green Jute/Kenaf (the whole plant);

  • Small Scale Entrepreneurship Development in Diversified Jute Products;

  • Jute Reinforced Polyolefines for Industrial Applications: Phase II: Material Optimisation and Process Up-scaling for Commercialisation;

  • Study in the Residual Silica/Silicate in Raw Jute and Scope for Elimination/ Reduction;

  • Harmonised System (HS) Codes for Jute and Jute Products;

  • Low Cost Retting of Jute/Kenaf/Mesta for Quality Up-gradation;

  • Design Workshops;

 
 
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