Exports of ceramics and glassware merchandise touched a “report” USD 3.5 billion in 2021-22, the commerce ministry mentioned on Sunday.
It mentioned the exports rose due to enhance in shipments of ceramic tiles and sanitaryware merchandise.
India is the world’s second largest producer of tiles. The principle objects for export underneath glassware embrace articles of glass packing, sanitary fixtures of porcelain, glass mirror, tinted non-wired glass, glass bead and glass wool.
India exports to greater than 125 nations and prime locations are Saudi Arabia, america, Mexico, Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates, Iraq, Oman, Indonesia, the UK and Poland.
“Through the years, the trade has been modernizing by means of new improvements and product profile, high quality and design to emerge as a contemporary world class trade able to tackle international competitors,” it mentioned.