Handicrafts Centers



Handicraft industry in India is spread throughout the country with greater concentration in rural and suburban areas of country.

Metal ware and Bronze sculpture:

Major Manufacturing units are located in Moradabad, Sambhal, Aligarh, Jodhpur, Jaipur, Delhi, Thanjavur, Jagadhari etc.

Wooden artware and sculpture:

Major Manufacturing units are located in Sharanpur, Nagina, Hoshiarpur, Srinagar, Amritsar, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bangalore, Mysore, Behrampur etc.

Embroidered item:

Manufacturing Units are located in Kutch, Jaisalmer, Baroda, Lucknow, Jodhpur, Agra, Amritsar, Kullu and Srinagar.

Marble and soft stones crafts:

Agra, Madras, Bastar and Jodhpur are famous for these craft products.


Paper Crafts:

These manufacturing units are located in places of Kashmir and Jaipur.

Terracotta units are located in state of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Bastar.

Hand printed textiles and scarves:

Amroha, Jodhpur, Jaipur, Farrukhabad, Bagru and Sanganer consist of manufacturing units.

Zari and zari products are manufactured at units located at Surat, Agra, Varanasi and Amritsar.

Imitation Jewelery:

Parts of Delhi, Moradabad, Sambhal, Jaipur and Kohima consist of manufacturing units for these jewelry products.

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