ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Gujarat Inject Kerala

from government sources was inadequate This resulted in an increase of 14.6 per cent in raw material costs. However, the company has been allotted coupes for ex traction for six years from 1990-91 at an enhanced rate of royalty. In order to ensure uninterrupted supply of raw materials in the wake of changing government policy, the company has taken short-term measures such as buying up additional sources of supply, changing the raw material mix and importing secondary fibre. As a long-term measure, schemes of industrial plantation, social forestry and farm forestry have also been undertaken up. R and D efforts have been directed towards improved seeds and use of unconventional raw materials.

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