Under the Jute Technology Mission, Government has a scheme for establishing Jute Parks. 9 Jute Parks have been sanctioned. One of them will be in Raiganj.
Name and address of the Jute Park:
Sikaria Jute Park Pvt. Ltd.
Makdampur & Bilaspur Mouza, Raiganj, Uttar Dinajpur, W.B.
For creating mass awareness regarding various schemes being implemented for promotion of jute and jute products and their impact on the target audience and the benefits accrued out of the schemes, the Minister added that the following publicity measures are taken by the National Jute Board:-
(i) Organising Awareness Workshops at different locations.
(ii) Holding Interactive Sessions
(iii) Organisation of Buyer-Seller Meets
(iv) Holding Fashion Shows
(v) Distribution of promotional materials
(vi) Setting up of Permanent Sales Outlets
(vii) Promotion and sales of jute products through retail chains
(viii) Institutional Advertisements in newspapers inviting offers.
(ix) Dissemination of information through websites
(x) Promotional campaign through various media
(xi) Press meets
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