Statistics on Indian Handicraft

Statement showing export of handmade carpets and other Handicrafts during the period April-May, 2009-10 compared to the corresponding period of April-May, 2008-09.

                                      (Rs. in cr ores)                                      US $ Million              

ITEMS

2008-09

April-May

 

 

2009-2010

April-May

% age

Increase/

Decrease

% Share of total

2008-09

@

40.1893

2009-2010

@

50.0619

% age

Increase/

Decrease

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

A.  Carpet & 

      other Floor 

     Coverings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.   Woolen

462.26

386.47

-16.40

94.28

115.02

84.32

-26.69

2.   Silk

21.74

15.88

-26.95

3.88

5.41

3.46

-36.04

3.   Synthetic

9.24

7.56

-18.18

1.84

2.30

1.65

-28.26

      Total  (A)

493.24

409.91

-16.90

 

122.73

89.73

-26.89

B   Other

      Handicrafts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.   Art Metal ware

406.85

355.76

-12.56

26.54

101.23

71.06

-29.80

2.   Wood wares

98.16

92.45

-5.82

6.89

24.42

18.47

-24.37

3.  H.P. Textiles

      Scarves

205.45

178.92

-12.91

13.35

51.12

35.74

30.09

4.   Embroidered &

      Crocheted  

     goods

395.64

348.36

-11.95

25.98

98.45

69.59

-29.31

5.   Shawls as 

      Art ware

36.15

34.78

-3.79

2.59

8.99

6.95

-22.69

6.   Zari & Zari

      goods

29.48

26.83

-8.99

2.00

7.34

5.36

-26.98

7.   Immitation

      Jewellery

29.82

28.94

-2.95

2.16

7.42

5.78

-22.10

8.   Misc.

      Handicrafts

289.63

274.80

-5.12

20.49

72.07

54.89

23.84

      Total (B)

1491.18

1340.84

-10.08

 

371.04

267.84

-27.81

      Grand Total    

      (A+B)

1984.42

1750.75

-11.78

 

493.77

357.57

-27.58