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Expo displays coir potential

A recent coir expo in Guwahati encouraged budding entrepreneurs outlining that the potential in the production of a variety of coir products in the north east. Organised by the Coir Board and Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, the North-East Coir Expo 2013 displayed an attempt to attract the local youth towards this lucrative business.
Organizers hoped that the expo would help the people know the whereabouts of all the coir fibre along with the product value and the market.
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