Ministry of Textiles11-March, 2013 16:41 IST
Handloom/Handicraft Exhibitions

 

 

 

Handloom and handicraft exhibitions / fairs are organised under various schemes for the benefit of weavers /artisans.  Statements showing year-wise and State-wise number of exhibitions and fairs organized and financial assistance provided to the State Governments and eligible organisations during the last three years in case of handloom weavers under the Marketing and Export Promotion Scheme and handicrafts artisans under Marketing Support & Services Scheme and Baba Saheb Hastshilp Vikas Yojna (AHVY) are placed on Annexure-I, Annexure-II and Annexure-III respectively.

 

The Marketing Support & Services Scheme, which provides direct marketing outlet to artisans, has been assessed by conducting a study, which has revealed the following outcome:-

 

i)         Increase in income has happened for the artisans due to       implementation of the scheme;

           

ii)        The scheme has helped artisans to push forward their brand of products into the market; and

           

iii)       Participation in the marketing events at various places especially international markets have helped artisans in making links with private parties and foreign customers etc.

 

Annexure-I

 

State-wise details of number of Handloom exhibitions/fairs approved and financial assistance given during the last three years under the Marketing and Export Promotion Scheme (Handloom Sector)

 

Sl.

No

Name of the States

Details of  exhibition/fairs approved and releases made during 2009-10 to  2011-12  under Marketing Export Promotion Scheme  Plan Scheme

 (Rs. in crore)                                                                     

 

 

 

 

 

 

2009-10

2010-11

2011-12

No. of exhibitions/

fairs

Financial assistance  released

No. of exhibitions

/fairs

Financial assistance  released

No. of exhibitions

/fairs

Financial assistance  released

1.

Andhra Pradesh

59

2.10

70

2.04

71

3.26

2.

Arunachal  Prd.

01

0.00

06

1.75

07

0.38

3

Assam

76

4.11

82

5.73

89

4.60

4.

Bihar

--

0.05

06

0.04

11

0.39

5.

Chhattisgarh

12

0.37

12

1.12

16

2.07

6.

Delhi

03

0.62

08

0.16

06

0.09

7.

Gujarat

01

0.76

09

0.27

08

0.89

8.

Haryana

04

0.28

06

0.33

00

0.15

9.

Himachal Pradesh

27

0.51

32

0.61

32

0.58

10.

J&K

00

0.00

05

0.28

06

0.35

11.

Jharkhand

06

0.02

07

0.18

10

0.00

12.

Karnataka

32

1.20

32

1.37

38

1.86

13.

Kerala

05

0.00

04

0.00`

08

0.21

14..

Madhya Pradesh

17

0.68

15

0.93

15

0.74

15.

Maharashtra

23

1.37

19

0.99

23

1.84

16.

Manipur

10

0.47

14

1.64

18

1.72

17.

Meghalaya

05

0.89

07

0.42

10

0.58

18.

Mizoram

07

0.00

13

0.05

12

0.14

19.

Nagaland

57

3.73

50

2.33

50

2.37

20.

Orissa

25

0.74

27

1.09

30

0.59

21.

Punjab

00

0.00

00

0.00

00

0.00

22.

Rajasthan

11

0.73

11

0.38

01

0.11

23.

Sikkim

03

0.04

04

0.13

13

0.52

24.

Tamil Nadu

46

0.80

67

1.44

67

1.70

25.

Tripura

09

0.36

20

0.44

23

1.10

26.

Uttar Pradesh

49

1.73

57

2.09

66

2.49

27.

Uttrakhand

13

0.45

13

0.43

14

0.38

28.

West Bengal

21

0.60

31

1.80

25

0.46

 

Total

522

22.61

627

28.04

669

29.57

 

 

 

Annexure-II

 

Details of Exhibitions/Fairs organized and  funds released  under Marketing Support & Services Scheme during  the last    three    years.

 

                         (Rs. In lakh)

Sl.No.

State

2009-10

2010-11

2011-12

 

 

No. of Exh/

Fairs

Financial assistance released

No. of Exh/ Fairs

Financial assistance released

No. of Exh/Fairs

Financial assistance released

1.

Andhra Pradesh

23

192.69

35

228.66

38

162.17

2.

A & N Island

--

-

--

--

--

--

3.

Arunachal Pradesh

01

--

01

-

--

-

4.

Assam

19

577.49

37

585.04

119

434.87

5.

Bihar

07

84.59

14

81.97

15-

43.23

6.

Chandigarh

--

-

01

-

--

-

7.

Chhattisgarh

03

7.02

03

16.52

03

43.76

8.

Delhi

20

711.90

28

246.51

29

158.57

9.

Goa

01

22.24

02

29.14

--

12.02

10.

Gujarat

11

43.14

09

130.78

18

121.23

11.

Haryana

01

34.01                                                                                                         

05

45.28

09

85.85

12.

Himachal Pradesh

11

56.81

11

58.52

15

51.82

13.

J & K

02

2.76

08

19.30

10

25.60

14.

Jharkhand

05

55.65

05

51.24

08

20.16

15.

Karnataka

11

69.60

16

90.31

17

28.48

16.

Kerala

04

36.81

07

22.56

07

19.76

17.

Madhya Pradesh

12

92.99

19

144.34

25

107.67

18.

Maharashtra

07

35.75

09

59.49

18

85.97

19.

Manipur

12

118.65

21

241.35

25

152.60

20.

Meghalaya

--

-

02

6.75

02

22.03

21.

Mizoram

01

-

--

1.15

--

-

22.

Nagaland

04

17.25

03

13.26

16

109.80

23.

Orissa

13

133.26

27

213.56

25

53.50

24.

Punjab

02

9.72

04

27.12

08

30.18

25.

Pondicherry

02

26.24

02

14.09

02

11.34

26.

Rajasthan

15

214.41

09

179.96

15

171.95

27.

Sikkim

01

17.64

01

16.71

06

11.36

28.

Tamilnadu

22

131.43

18

199.08

09

97.30

29.

Tripura

03

4.12

--

-

04

41.53

30

Uttar Pradesh

28

79.19

55

567.03

78

385.08

31.

Uttrakhand

06

26.12

04

22.37

08

41.82

32.

West Bengal

05

6.20

15

149.31

12

34.12

 

 

252

2807.68

371

3461.40

541

2563.77

 

 

Annexure-III

 

Details  of State wise  Exhibitions sanctioned under AHVY scheme of Office of the Development Commissioner (Handlooms)  from  2009-10 to 2011-12

(Amount  in Rupees)

SN

 

2009-10

2010-11

2011-12

 

Name of State/

U T

 

No. of exhibi-tions

Financial assistance released

No. of exhibi-tions

Financial assistance released

No. of exhibi-tions

Financial assistance released

1

Andhra Pradesh

5

6,92,089

--

--

--

--

2

Arunachal Prd.

-

--

--

--

--

--

3

Assam

3

3,52,352

--

--

1

138750

4

Bihar

2

2,51,215

1

138750

4

551314

5

Chhattisgarh

-

--

--

--

--

--

6

Delhi

1

1,38,750

--

--

--

--

7

Goa

-

-

--

--

--

--

8

Gujarat

18

24,20,248

1

138750

----

--

9

Haryana

2

2,77,500

--

--

--

--

10

Himachal Prd.

1

1,38,750

--

--

--

--

11

J & K

2

3,70,000

--

--

--

--

12

Jharkhand

--

--

--

--

--

--

13

Karnataka

--

--

--

--

----

--

14

Kerala

4

5,24,218

3

416250

--

--

15

Madhya Pradesh

2

2,72,069

--

--

--

--

16

Maharashtra

--

--

--

--

--

--

17

Manipur

3

4,92,500

----

--

1

138750

18

Meghalaya

--

--

--

--

--

--

19

Mizoram

--

--

--

--

--

--

20

Nagaland

--

--

--

--

--

--

21

Orissa

1

1,38,750

--

--

-

--

22

Pondicherry

--

--

----

--

-

---

23

Punjab

--

--

--

--

--

--

24

Rajasthan

2

2,77,500

--

--

--

--

25

Sikkim

--

--

--

--

2

277500

26

Tamil Nadu

--

--

--

--

--

--

27

Tripura

2

3,38,430

--

--

--

--

28

Uttar Pradesh

19

25,34,173

8

1230939

14

1942500

29

Uttarakhand

1

1,38,750

3

416250

6

832500

30

West Bengal

1

1,38,750

--

--

1

138750

31

Andaman & Nicobar

--

--

--

--

--

--

32

Daman & Diu

--

--

----

--

--

--

33

Lakshadweep

----

--

--

--

----

--

34

Chandigarh

--

--

--

--

--

--

35

Dadra & Nagar Havelli

--

--

--

--

--

--

 

TOTAL

96

94,96,044

16

2340939

29

4020064

 

 

This information was given by the Minister of State Textiles, Smt. Panabaaka Lakshmi in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.

 

   

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