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Silk Research in India



Asia is the major producer of silk in the whole world, geographically. Asia manufactures more than 95 percent of the total global output. Even though there are more than 40 countries in the world map of silk, most of the quantity is manufactured in India and China, followed by Japan, Korea and Brazil.

India is the 2nd largest manufacturer of silk and also the largest end user of silk in the entire world. India possesses a very strong culture and tradition that is bound by domestic market of silk.

Mulberry silk is manufactured in states of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, West Bengal and Jammu & Kashmir and non-mulberry silks are manufactured in Chattisgarh, Jharkhand and other states in the north east.

There are various silk research centres present across the country that helps in researching the quality of silk used in producing silk sarees.

Central Sericultural Research and Training Institute, Mysore, Karnataka, Central Muga Eri Research and Training Institute, Lahdoigarh, Assam, Central Sericultural Germplasm

Resources Centre, Hosur, Tamil Nadu, Central Silk Technological Research Institute, Bangalore, Karnataka,

Seri-biotech Research Laboratory, Bangalore, Karnataka and Central Tasar Research and Training Institute, Ranchi, Jharkand are some of the most popular silk research centres in India.
 

Silk Research

Centre District State Address Telephone Fax Year of Establishment
Central Sericultural Research and Training Institute, Mysore, Karnataka Mysore Karnataka Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of . India, Srirampura, Manandavadi Road, MYSORE – 570 008, KARNATAKA, INDIA.  0821 2362406, 2362585 0821 2362845 1961
Central Sericultural Research and Training Institute, Berhampore, West Bengal Berhampore WestBengal Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, BERHAMPORE – 742 101, WEST BENGAL,INDIA. 03482 253962 / 3 / 4 03482 251046  1943
Central Sericultural Research and Training Institute, Pampore, Jammu & Kashmir Pampore Jammu & Kashmir Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of . India, Post Bag # 88, GPO, SRINAGAR – 190001,JAMMU & KASHMIR,INDIA  01933 222839, 223176 01933 223215 1990
 Central Muga Eri Research and Training Institute, Lahdoigarh, Assam Lahdoigarh Assam Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, P.O. Ladoigarh Charali, JORHAT – 785 700, ASSAM,INDIA.  03763 385513, 395528 NA 1999
 Silkworm Seed Technology Laboratory – Bangalore, Karnataka  Bangalore Karnataka Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, Carmelram Post, Kodathi BANGALORE – 560 035.KARNATAKA,INDIA. 080 28439598 080 28439596  1991
Central Sericultural Germplasm Resources Centre, Hosur, Tamil Nadu Hosur TamilNadu Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, Post Box No. 44, Thally Road,HOSUR – 635 019, TAMILNADU,INDIA. 04344 221148, 221149222013 04344 220520 1991
Seri-biotech Research Laboratory, Bangalore, Karnataka Bangalore Karnataka Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, Carmelram Post, Kodathi,BANGALORE – 560 035.KARNATAKA,INDIA 080 28439598 080 28439597  1993
Central Tasar Research and Training Institute, Ranchi, Jharkand Ranchi Jharkhand Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of . India, Piska Nagri,RANCHI – 835 303, JHARKAND,INDIA  0651 2775815, 2775630 0651 2775629 1964
 Central Silk Technological Research Institute, Bangalore, Karnataka Bangalore Karnataka Ministry of Textiles,  Govt. of India, B.T. M. Layout, Madiwala, BANGALORE – 560 068, KARNATAKA, INDIA. 080 26688831 080 26680435 1983
National Silkworm Seed Organisation, Bangalore, Karanataka Bangalore Karnataka Ministry of Textiles,  Govt. of India, CSB Complex, B.T. M. Layout, Madivala, BANGALORE – 560 068, KARNATAKA,INDIA.  080 26688831 080 26680387 1975
 

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