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Top 20 importing Countries of Indian Silk and Silk Products- Productwise analysis Value in US $ million (2013-14)

The market share of Indian Silk exports in the global silk trade is 4-5% which is not significant considering the fact that India is the second largest producer of raw silk. This is because India has a large domestic market for silk goods and about 85% of silk goods produced are sold in the domestic market. However, India exports approximately 15% of its output of all types of silk goods (including value-added items). The export of Indian silk products consists of finished goods like fabrics, made-ups, ready-made garments and furnishing materials like curtains, carpets, bed spreads, cushion covers Stoles, Shawls, Scarves etc