Ministry of Textiles12-February, 2014 18:59 IST
Handicraft Exports

As reported by Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts & Carpet Export Promotion Council, the details of present position in respect of Exports of Handicrafts and Hand-knotted Carpets and other floor coverings is as per Annexure-I

 

As reported by Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts & Carpet Export Promotion Council, the details of present position in respect of Exports of Handicrafts and Hand-knotted Carpets and other floor coverings is as per Annexure-I. The major Country-wise Exports of Handicrafts as well as hand-knotted Carpets and other floor coverings for the last five years is attached as Annexure-II.

ANNEXURE-I

Annexure referred to in reply to Part (b) of RajyaSabhaUnstarred Question No. 2317 answered on 12.2.2014

Country-wise Exports.

The present position of Exports of Handicrafts (April-December, 2013-14)

Category

Value(US$ Million)

Handicrafts (other than handmade carpets)

 

2434.85

Handmade Carpet and other floor coverings

 

862.03

Total:

 

3296.88

ANNEXURE-II

Annexure referred to in reply to Part (b) of RajyaSabhaUnstarred Question No. 2317 answered on 12.2.2014

 

Country-wise Exports.

 

Export of handicrafts excluding handmade carpets.

 

 

S.No.

Country

2008-09

2009-10

2010-11

2011-12

2012-13

 

 

 

Rupees in Crores

US$ Million

Rupees in Crores

US$ Million

Rupees in Crores

US$ Million

Rupees in crores

US$

Million

Rupees in crores

US$

Million

 

1.

Australia

108.01

23.73

117.30

24.62

146.11

31.92

187.25

39.05

304.90

56.07

 

2.

Canada

234.25

51.47

248.13

52.09

301.54

65.88

314.82

65.65

411.03

75.59

 

3.

France

361.54

79.43

386.60

81.15

468.99

102.47

536.48

111.87

764.08

140.52

 

4.

Germany

744.48

163.57

782.57

164.27

947.35

206.98

1025.07

213.75

1406.14

258.60

 

5.

Italy

270.23

59.37

294.58

61.84

361.77

79.04

417.43

87.05

600.65

110.47

 

6.

Japan

187.33

41.16

201.65

42.33

243.76

53.26

218.04

45.47

293.20

53.92

 

7.

Netherland

231.77

50.92

248.70

52.21

305.11

66.66

374.35

78.06

533.02

98.03

 

8.

UAE

478.40

105.11

517.99

108.73

633.57

138.43

1148.09

239.40

1604.83

295.15

 

9.

Switzerland

111.79

24.56

121.26

25.46

148.94

32.54

136.11

28.38

177.20

32.59

 

10.

U.S.A.

2255.75

495.60

2489.19

522.52

3012.45

658.18

3398.98

708.77

4725.14

869.01

 

11.

U.K.

863.11

189.63

928.06

194.81

1123.32

245.43

1176.99

245.43

1719.39

316.21

 

12.

LAC

132.53

29.12

144.56

30.34

181.15

39.57

418.20

87.21

648.03

119.18

 

13.

Other Countries

2203.93

484.21

2238.35

469.86

2659.90

581.15

3623.44

755.57

4782.51

879.56

 

 

Total:

8183.12

1797.88

8718.94

1830.23

10533.96

2301.50

12975.25

2705.66

17970.12

3304.90

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Export of Handmade Carpets.

 

S. No.

Country

2008-09

2009-10

2010-11

2011-12

2012-13

 

 

 

Rupees crores

US$ Million

Rupees Crores

US$ Million

Rupees Crores

U.S. $ Million

Rupees Crores

U.S. $ Million

Rupees Crores

U.S. $ Million

 

 

Source Ministry of Commerce Data Bank & DGCI&S Data

 

 

 

1.                    

Argentina

10.52

2.33

8.93

1.87

7.04

1.54

7.88

1.64

7.24

1.33

 

2.                    

Australia

68.81

15.2

63.65

13.35

125.58

27.44

140.47

29.29

179.42

33.00

 

3.                    

Austria

23.7

5.25

25.72

5.39

23.45

5.12

26.05

5.43

26.39

4.85

 

4.                    

Belgium

11.56

2.56

10.56

2.22

63.84

13.95

70.66

14.73

72.07

13.25

 

5.                    

Brazil

4.69

1.04

12.91

2.70

53.82

11.76

56.65

11.81

64.51

11.86

 

6.                    

Canada

40.27

8.92

30.72

6.45

84.75

18.52

94.06

19.61

118.81

21.85

 

7.                    

Denmark

18.82

4.17

16.02

3.35

35.78

7.82

40.04

8.35

56.53

10.40

 

8.                    

Finland

14.67

3.25

10.5

2.20

10.53

2.30

11.08

2.31

13.96

2.57

 

9.                    

France

48.84

10.82

40.55

8.50

88.09

19.25

92.73

19.34

96.34

17.72

 

10.                 

Germany

613.24

135.85

551.42

115.75

553.49

120.93

621.90

129.68

656.76

120.97

 

11.                 

Italy

25.5

5.65

10.51

2.21

103.40

22.59

108.84

22.70

83.99

15.45

 

12.                 

Japan

48.75

10.8

45.75

9.60

49.89

10.90

55.83

11.64

70.12

12.90

 

13.                 

Netherlands

19.09

4.23

15.05

3.15

74.98

16.38

78.93

16.46

96.65

17.77

 

14.                 

Norway

6.41

1.42

4.09

0.86

15.20

3.32

15.99

3.33

28.46

5.23

 

15.                 

Sweden

18.28

4.05

10.51

2.20

59.89

13.08

66.54

13.88

60.03

11.04

 

16.                 

Switzerland

26.86

5.95

20.51

4.30

15.80

3.45

16.63

3.47

19.44

3.58

 

17.                 

Spain

24.38

5.4

15.01

3.15

58.75

12.84

61.84

12.90

44.99

8.27

 

18.                 

U.S.A.

1,359.29

301.12

1149.95

241.43

1617.07

353.30

1794.75

374.25

2501.52

460.06

 

19.                 

U.K.

112.18

24.85

80.22

16.84

238.45

52.10

266.84

55.64

548.29

100.84

 

20.                 

Others

212.87

47.2

382.75

80.35

862.67

188.48

955.37

199.22

1131.78

207.96

 

 

Total

2,708.73

600.06

2505.33

525.87

4142.47

905.07

4583.08

955.68

5877.30

1080.90

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Textiles

SmtPanabaaka  Lakshmi in the Rajya Sabha today. 

 

DS/SJM


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