No demand for Kora silk despite awarded GI tag

Related Keywords: awarded right to weave and sell, engaged in creating, Fashion designer, GI tagged Kovai Kora cotton saris, operating loom, rather than Kora silk, soft silk saris, struggle to find buyers for Kora, Weavers of Thiruvallur

Coimbatore
No demand for Kora silk despite  awarded GI tag
Summary: 
More than 80 percent of the residents of Thiruvallur located near Alangombu and Sirumugai a 40km from Coimbatore are weavers operating the loom engaged in creating colourful designs on soft silk saris adorned by millions of Indian rather than Kora silk. Even though Alangombu and Sirumugai host a majority of the 82 handloom cooperative societies awarded the right to weave and sell the GI tagged Kovai Kora cotton saris.

More than 80 percent of the residents of Thiruvallur located near Alangombu and Sirumugai a 40km from Coimbatore are weavers operating the loom engaged in creating colourful designs on soft silk saris adorned by millions of Indian rather than Kora silk. Even though Alangombu and Sirumugai host a majority of the 82 handloom cooperative societies awarded the right to weave and sell the GI tagged Kovai Kora cotton saris.

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/coimbatore/Despite-GI-tag-Kora-silk-has-no-takers/articleshow/47034268.cms
0
 
Let Us Know Your Need
click here icon
 
Pricewatch Enquiry
Name
Company
Phone
Email
Country
 
Word Verification
 
News & Views
China stops exporting black clothes to Hong Kong  
  23 Oct , 2019 Read full story  
Clothing rental app tackling fast fashion  
  23 Oct , 2019 Read full story  
Cotopaxi launch in UK marks Europe debut  
  23 Oct , 2019 Read full story  
 
Prices
 
Market Intelligence
  • Polyester Intelligence
    YnFx's Polyester Intelligence Service consolidates all the information at a click. This service provides the following:
    • Daily Price Trends
    • News & Views
    • Weekly Prices on Polyester Chain
    • Price Forecast Covering 3 Regions
    • Spun Yarn Exports from India
    • Polyester Chain - Demand/Supply Statistics
 
Special Reports
 
Country Reports
  •  
    Who have subscribed this report
    Live Chat online
    feedback button