India is the largest source of raw material for Human Hair globally. The Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, Anupriya Patel, provided this information in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha on 11 August 2023.
- In the last fiscal year, India exported Human Hair worth 169.23 million dollars.
- The PLEX Council is collaborating with the industry to participate in international trade shows.
- The council is also partnering with the government to train Indian exporters to produce high-value products like wigs.
Q.: What is true about India’s role in the Human Hair industry?
a) India is the largest importer of Human Hair.
b) India is the primary consumer of Human Hair products.
c) India is the largest source of raw material for Human Hair in the world.
d) India is the leading manufacturer of Human Hair products.
Ans : c) India is the largest source of raw material for Human Hair in the world.