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Purchase Activity:

Karnataka Silk Marketing Board Ltd purchases silk yarn from Licenced Reelers through Silk Exchanges of the Department of Sericulture. Karnataka Silk Marketing Board Ltd intervenes into the market when the prices of the silk yarn crashes. KSMB purchases silk by stabilizing the price and helping reelers and rearers. Silk yarn is subject to testing at Central Silk Board Silk testing centres. Based on the reports KSMB purchases silk yarn and the Payment to Reelers is done by Cheque issued through Silk Exchanges

Quality check before Purchase:

Karnataka Silk Marketing Board Ltd has always given importance for quality of silk yarn. Before purchase of Filature Silk, the sample is drawn and given to Central Silk Board for checking the quality of the silk. Charaka Silk quality and strength is checked Visually by the officials.

Our Purchase Branches: Bangalore, Ramanagaram, Sidlaghatta, Kollegal, Chickabalpura, Kolar and Chamarajanagara.


Twisting Activity:

Karnataka Silk Marketing Board Ltd has enrolled few licenced Silk Twisters. The Raw silk is processed to Twisted silk as per the requirements of our customers. Processing charges are paid to twisters and KSMB has given utmost priority to women twisters to empower women workmanship across the state.

Our Twisting Branches: Bangalore. Anekal, Magadi and Kollegal


Sales Activity:

Karnataka Silk Marketing Board Ltd has also benefited Silk Weavers of Karnataka and other states of India. The purchased silk yarn is supplied to sale centres of KSMB and there the Silk weavers can buy top quality Raw Silk or Twisted Silk depending on their requirement at reasonable prices. The Silk Weavers can buy the Silk yarn either by Cash or Credit Basis.

Karnataka Silk Marketing Board Ltd has benefited Silk Weavers by giving them silk yarn on Credit Basis. Silk Weavers can buy the silk of their choice and have to repay the amount within 90 Days for which normal interest will be charged. Silk Weavers can avail the Credit facility by giving Bank Guarantee or pledging Bank FDR’s with KSMB.

Our Sales Branches:

In Karnataka State: Bangalore, Ilkal, Gadag-Betageri, Sidlaghatta and Kollegal.

In Tamil Nadu State: Kumbakonam and Kancheepuram

Last Updated: 20-10-2020 11:17 AM Updated By: Admin

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