The move, if approved, would help raw jute growers and the packaging industry.
About 100 units in the country are engaged in the production of jute items such as Ludlow Jute, Cheviot and Gloster Jute.
Sources said it has been proposed that Jute Commissioner should formulate a mechanism to ensure timely payment to traders, jute balers and farmers.
Further, the allocation mechanism under the Production Control Order may be revised to incentivise diversification of the jute industry, they added.
It has also been proposed to exempt various categories from purview of the reservation order. These include exports, sugar fortified with vitamins and smaller consumer packs.
It provides for contingencies under which the textiles ministry in consultation with other user ministries may relax the provisions to deal with shortages and disruptions in supply of jute packaging material.
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