National Jute Board (NJB)

NJB, the National Jute Board is the national agency for promotion of Indian Jute. Set up under "National Jute Board Act, 2008 (No. 12 of 2009)", the Board is chaired by the Secretary, Ministry of  Textiles, Government of India. The Board's prime objective is to provide better marketing of jute products, although it addresses itself to multi-dimensional activities.

NJB is a body comprising of representatives from all sectors including growers of jute and producers & exporters of jute products, experts, workmen engaged in production as well as different departments of Government of India and local governments of jute growing States.