Schemes | Commissioner of Cottage and Rural Industries

Handloom’s Schemes

1. PUBLICITY & PROPAGANDA SCHEME FOR HANDLOOM APEX INSTITUTIONS:

This scheme is for the Handloom Apex Institutions to boost up its selling by publicity & propaganda through participating in various fairs & exhibitions in state and in other state.

Eligibility:

  • Handloom Apex Institutions
  • Cooperative Societies registered with Apex institutions
  • Individual Handloom Weaver registered with Handloom Corporation

Financial Assistance:

For participating in Handloom Exhibition/Fairs

a. Within the state Rs.70000 per Exhibition.

b. Other State Rs.150000 per Exhibition

Publicity & Propaganda Rs.100000 per Annum

For arranging Workshop or Seminar Rs.25000 per Annum
Government Resolution
 
2. MILL GATE PRICE:

However Gujarat weavers are purchasing second grade yarn at cheaper rate from open market due to price benefit. The use of inferior quality yarn result in law quality production. If the weavers of Gujarat get first grade quality yarn at rate available in the market for second quality they can produce best quality competitive products. There is need to provide yarn at reasonable rate to handloom weavers.

Financial assistance

10% subsidy has given to societies on purchasing of Hank Yarn from N.H.D.C. Depot. Gujarat State Handloom and Handicraft Corporation authorised under N.H.D.C. So, 10% subsidy has also given to societies who purchase Yarn from corporation.
Government Resolution
 
3. 10% SPECIAL REBATE SCHEME:

It is essential to support marketing facilities to Industrial Co-operatives and Apex Societies on similar way the benefit given to the Gujarat Handloom Handicrafts Development Corporation. 10% Special Rebate Scheme for 120 days during Festival has been proposed.

Financial assistance

10% rebate has given on sale of handloom products during the Festival time period decided by Commissioner, Cottage & Rural Industries Gandhinagar.

Contact: Concerned District Industries Center
Government Resolution
 
4. IMPROVED HANDLOOM TO INDIVIDUAL WEAVERS:

Many individual weavers are working on old looms and not getting reasonable earning of their product. It is necessary to provide modern looms with accessories to handloom weavers. It is necessary to introduce new scheme for ensure reasonable earning of their products. It is necessary to provide improved handlooms with accessories to handloom weavers.

Financial assistance

Under this scheme the Handloom upto Rs.21622/-(i.e. 65% of subsidy means Rs.14054.30 & 35% weavers contribution means Rs.7567.70) has provided as per specifications through GRIMCO.

Contact:

District Industries Centre of Concerned District
Government Resolution