Shri Arjun Munda launched largest Market of Tribal Products Tribes Indiae-Marketplace

Highlights:

  • Union Minister for Tribal Affairs Shri Arjun Munda Launcheslargest Market of Tribal Products ‘Tribes Indiae-Marketplace’ and 2 New Tribes India Outlets in Kolkata and Rishikesh.
  • The initiative aims to transform tribal lives and livelihoods.
  • The Tribal E marketplace, market.tribesindia.com, showcases the produce and handicrafts of tribal enterprises from across the country.
  • These new TRIFED initiatives will connect tribal forest dwellers and artisans with national and international markets.
  • It will enable the economic welfare of these communities and bring them closer towards mainstream development.
  • It aims to help the tribal people to market their produce/ products directly.
  • The move is a major step towards the digitisation of tribal commerce.
  • The Ministry of Tribal Affairs (MoTA) focuses on skill development of tribal artisans to make them more skilled and will provide them a market for their tribal products.