The Union Minister of Textiles, Smriti Irani, inaugurated the 8th edition of India International Silk Fair via video conference on 31st of January 2021. The 5-days event is being held on the Indian Silk Export Promotion Council’s virtual platform due to COVID-19. The Silk fair is considered to be India’s biggest silk fair.

About the Silk Fair

  • More than 2 hundred overseas buyers and an equal number of their representatives in India are participating to interact with more than one hundred renowned and big Indian companies manufacturing and trading silk and silk blended products.
  • India is the only country in the world which produces all the 4 major varieties of silk, which are Mulberry, Eri, Muga and Tassar.

8th edition of India International Silk Fair