Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Textiles
09-December-2010 14:29 IST
E-Marketing of Handicrafts & Handloom Products




            Progress achieved in terms of visits on the web portals launched by various organisations under the Ministry of Textiles and business generated thereon is as under: -


S. No.

Web Portal

Visits by buyers/ visitors

Business generated


Handicrafts & Handlooms Exports Corporation of India Ltd. (HHEC)



Rs.35.36 lakh


Central Cottage Industries Corporation of India Ltd. (CCIC), New Delhi


Rs.1.09 lakh


            This information was given by the Minister of State for Textiles, Smt. Panabaaka Lakshmi in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today to a question raised by Shri Ramkishun and Shri Kaushalendra Kumar.


            The Minister further stated that apart from the above web portals for E-marketing, web portals have also been launched by the Office of the Development Commissioner for Handlooms and Office of the Development Commissioner for Handicrafts, where the handloom and handicrafts products developed by various clusters have been uploaded for gathering response of the buyers.




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