Coir industry registers steep growth

Kochi
14 May 2017

The coir industry in the country has registered a steep growth in the last three years in spite of global economic recession, the Union Government has said.
It said steps would be taken to make the coir sector a Rs 25,000 crore industry in next seven years. Minister of State for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Giriraj Singh said here that export of coir and coir products from the country has registered a steady increase in spite of the general economic recession.