The world is moving towards
natural and Eco-friendly Products. More and more people are becoming conscious
of responsibility towards the environment and ecology and products like plastic,
etc. are highly looked down upon and greater demand is being generated for bio-degradable
and Eco-friendly products. The KVI Sector produces a Vide range of exclusive
products which are having distinct characteristics. Some of the chief KVI products
are as under...
Hand spun and hand woven Khadi
is very comfortable to wear compared to the artificially made synthetic fibers
like Nylon ,Terene , etc.. The products are Cotton , Woollen, Silk and polyvastra
Khadi . Cotton Khadi is 100% cotton which has a great demand abroad and it is
available in different shades and colours . Attractive readymade garments are
being designed in the form Kurta- paijama,shirts, Ghagra Choli, salwar-khammeez
and other attractive garments. Khadi can be exported directly by KVIC or through
registered merchant exporters registered with the Directorate of Marketing.
Trade discount and incentives are available on the Export arranged by the KVIC
since Khadi produced in the decentralised sectors requires some time for collection
from various producing centres , processing and supplying tom the buyers . However
the, material as ordered can be supplied as per the specification at predetermined
price fixed by the Commission.
Silk Khadi comes in various
categories like Tussar, Matka etc. Silk khadi can be converted into shirting
, attractive sarees with Zari border or printed saree such as Baluchari sarees,
which has rich embroidery or Kanjeevaram with its intricate designs woven in
silver or golden thread.
Wollen Khadi items consisting
of sweaters, Mufflers, Blankets, Socks.
Polyvastra Khadi consisting
of shirting and suitings in attractive shades and designs including dress materials
Fibre utility items are made
out of Sisal Banana, Pineapple, Palm and other fibres. Some of the products
include bags, table mats, wall hanging, carpets, floor mats, floor pot holders
etc. Palm fibre products like fancy bags, baskets, mats etc. are in great demand.
Leather products range include
footwear like Kolhapuri chappals, sandals, shoes and purses, briefcase, jewel
bags, vanity bags, attractive readymade garments etc.
Fancy utility articles by using
can and bamboo as raw materials are produced in the North eastern parts of the
country. The items like furniture, sofa set, partition wall mats , handicrafts,
items etc. can be supplied in bulk quantity.
Incense sticks with fragrance
are available in different varieties. There is a good demand existing in India
and abroad. Incense sticks are made by women workers . Orders can also be executed
with buyers brand name and prescribed specifications. In foreign country agarbatti
is used as incense in place of artificial air purifier.
This is one of the activity
taken up by the institutions and co-operative societies financed by the Commission.
Products like Mango pulp. Tomato Pulp , juices, Chatni etc. can be exported
in large quantity. The products are covered under FPO (Food Product organisation)
license. There is good demand in the gulf countries for canned products.
Honey is a natural sweet syrup
collected by honey bees. There are 2 types of honey produced. One by the bees
produced in forest and another apiary honey produced by installing colonies
of bees and maintaining these in a systematic manner. Honey is also used as
cough syrup, blood purifier and also as a general tonic. The honey in India
is costlier than in the international market. However this can be overcome by
minimizing the wastage and increasing the productivity.
Hand made paper products range from stationery
items like files, letter pads, envelopes, fancy bags, visiting cards, greeting
cards, water mark certificate and decoration materials, photo album etc. There
is a good market for these products in particular.
: For more details
please contact :
Khadi & V.I.Commission
Tel : Direct - 022-26716680, Gen : 022-26714320, 26714325 Fax : 022-26241738
e-mail ID : email@example.com