Tuesday 24 January 2017  IST

Office of The Development Commissioner (Handlooms)

Ministry of Textiles

Udyog Bhavan, New Delhi - 110011

Vision and Mission Print Back
Vision
  • To develop a strong, vibrant Handloom Sector to provide sustainable employment to Handloom weavers.

Mission
  • To make the  Handloom sector self sustainable for inclusive growth.
  • Empowerment of the weavers through  technological upgradation.
  • Focused, flexible and holistic approach to meet the challenges of domestic and global market.
  • Brand building in global and domestic markets.
  • Easy access to raw material at reasonable prices.
 
Objective
  • To ensure overall development of the Handloom, including welfare of handloom weavers.
  • To provide new upgraded looms and accessories to handloom weavers.
  • To provide subsidized yarn in the clusters areas.
  • Market orientation by associating entrepreneurs, designers, and professionals for marketing, designing and managing the production.
  • To facilitate process of credit from financial institutions/banks.
 
Functions
  • To develop the handloom clusters   and empower the weavers with a provision of new looms, CFC, Yarn Depot, buyer–seller meet.
  • To set up Yarn Depots to provide easy access to quality yarns at subsidized rates to be set up in the HL clusters.
  • To provide credit facility at low interest rates for production and marketing activities.
  • Developing capacity for developing fashion and market   directed design and products.
  • Developing market for Handloom products by creating strong brand and involving private sector in marketing and export.
    
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