by Prashant Kapadia/NHN
The Directorate of Handmade Paper and Fibre Industries, Khadi and Village Industries and Commission (KVIC) is participating in 14th International exhibition Paperex2019 going on in Pragati maidan, New Delhi .The exclusive display of handmade paper and products has been made by the handmade paper units from the various parts of the country .The live demonstration of manufacturing of handmade paper has also been made.The handmade paper Pavilion is the special attraction amongst the visitors.
Shri Vinai Kumar Saxena Chairman Khadi and village industries commission inaugurated the Hand Made Paper pavilion on 3rd December 2019.
The Handmade paper is an eco friendly product raw material used for handmade paper industry is a non forest based raw material which has a mammoth potentiality in the domestic as well as in the export market. The Government of India is also going to use single use plastic for common use there is a scope of using handmade paper carry bags thereby the incremental support in the manufacturing and sales of handmade paper carry bag will take place.
Chairman KVIC appreciated the efforts made by KVIC and visited each and every stall of Handmade paper units and appreciated the display made by the units. He also expressed his happiness about supporting the Kumarappa National Handmade Paper institute working in the field of handmade paper industry .With the exposure at Paperx the participating units will get export order from the visitors who are attending the event from all over the country, he said .