1) Grant for Centers of Research and Development in Coir Technology
(Outlay : Rs. 750.00 lakhs)
The scheme intends to undertake R&D activities to improve the coir sector as a whole including enhancing productivity in the sector, bringing innovation in mechanization, creation of diversified coir products with high value addition, infrastructure development , improving facilities and project based expenses of NCRMI.
An amount of 620 lakh is provided in the Budget 2016-17 for the above activities.