RAJASTHAN AIMS TO DOUBLE EXPORTS TO R72,000 CRORE BY 2022
In a first for the state, the Rajasthan government will unveil an exports policy to double exports from the current `36,000 crore to `72,000 crore by 2022. The objective is to double shipments from the state. Currently, Rajasthan’s share in the national exports basket is around 2 per cent. The policy is expected to be announced in the coming months. Among the aspects it will look to address will be strategies for expansion and diversification of the state’s product base and increasing competitiveness of exporters. Rajasthan is famous for its handicrafts, gems and jewellery, stones, agro and food products, and textile products.