Ministry of Textiles10-February, 2014 17:42 IST
Setting up of Warehouses in Latin America

The Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) had submitted a proposal for setting up of Warehouse/Showroom in Uruguay with a funding of Rs.56.50 crore over a period of six years under MAI/MDA scheme. The proposal was recommended by Ministry of Textiles to Department of Commerce. The Department of Commerce has informed that the proposal could not be considered due to paucity of allocated budget by Ministry of Finance/Planning Commission.

The information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Textiles Smt. Panabaaka Lakshmi in the Lok Sabha today.

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