See India emerge as the leader in the world market for silk.
Make continuous efforts in Research and Development and Technology Transfer
There are five major types of silk of commercial importance, obtained from different species of silkworms which in turn feed on a number of food plants. These are:
Mulberry, Oak Tasar & Tropical Tasar, Muga and Eri
CENTRAL SILK BOARD
Central Silk Board (CSB) is a Statutory body established in 1948 by an Act of Parliament.
It is working under the administrative control of Ministry of Textiles, Government of India.