The Problems and Prospects of Sri Lanka’s Handloom Industry

Research team

Ramani Gunatilaka

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ISBN

955-8708-24-0

Published Year

June 2004

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US$ 10 (for hardcopy)

The heyday of Sri Lanka’s hand loom industry in recent times was the era of import substitution prior to 1997, when Government regulation and subsidies provided a protective environment for the remarkable expansion of the industry.