Lack of awareness among artisans regarding high-end international markets makes the fragrance industry in Kanauj, Uttar Pradesh, a backward one, according to industrialists.
Despite being famous for its products throughout the country, the marble industry in the town of Ambaji, Gujarat, has failed to enter international markets.
The wood products industry in India is a vertical which is on the threshold of a change and the unfurling of several opportunities. Industry veteran Dr. BBL Madhukar, Secretary General of BRICS Chamber of Commerce and Industry, highlighted some significant trends influencing the wooden industry.
The rechargeable torch industry in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, which has been supplying its products across the country, is looking for opportunities to enter international markets, according to manufacturers.
Illiteracy and lack of proper training of the artisans in the saree industry in Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh, is stopping it from entering the global market.
The chikki manufacturing industry in Lonavala, Pune, is growing and supplying products to the entire country, according to industry veterans. However, the industry faces the threat of duplication of its products.
Despite manufacturing a number of products, the cotton seed industry at in Maharashtra’s Amravati district has failed to make its mark in international markets.
Industrialists in the at brassware-producing units in West Bengal’s Nadia district are demanding financial support from the state government, to enable them to enter international markets.
The mat making industry in Sitalpatti, in West Bengal’s Cooch Behar district, is gaining popularity, in India and internationally. Mats produced in this cluster are known for their quality, finish and design. Government support now would work wonders for the industry, according to manufacturers.
SIDBI’s Marketing Fund for Women targets women entrepreneurs; and organizations that market products manufactured by women entrepreneurs. You can find more information about this exclusive fund for women in this article.