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Coir Year 2010
 
BDS site of the day : http://www.cbrcindia.com/
 
 
 

Welcome to the Alappuzha BDS Portal. Here you will find important resources about the coir sector, as well as contact information on business development service (BDS) providers that are focused on building the competitiveness and profits of coir sector firms.

This portal is part of an initiative focused on building a dynamic and skilled BDS market that is dedicated to the Alappuzha coir industry and its growth.

Difference between a consultant & BDS provider is that, a consultant gives advise but a BDS provider gives advise as well as implements the advise.
BDS – MSME pilots under project
1. Creating domestic market access to chain stores in India. 
2. Strengthen supply chain in the cluster.
3. Financial restructuring ( a conglomeration of 42 SME’s )
4. Latest coir dyeing process & technology.
5. Website development for SME.
6. Trade mark registration process for their innovative door mats.
7. Indian Coir Association for development of their website.
8. ISO certification for 3 exporters
9. Loom Mechanisation and up gradation for micro units - 35 looms upgraded
10. Business development of MSMEs through B 2B portal - More than 3cr. Worth of business generated
more...
 
International News on Coir
 
About Coir : With exports at Rs.807crores and domestic sales at more than double that, the coir sector is one of Kerala’s leading business sectors, offering excellent business opportunities to BDS providers who are interested in serving it. more...
 
About BDS : Business Development Services (BDS) play a vital role in building private sector competitiveness. BDS providers are business experts who partner with firms to help them overcome their most pressing business barriers. more...
 

Trainings Conducted :

No.
Topic :
Dates :
1. Launch seminar 6th July 2007
2. Project Intro Brochure 10th July 2007
3. BDS Training I 1st & 2nd Dec. 2007
4. Art & sciences of coir mats & mattings exports 4th & 5th April 2008
5. BDS Training II 26th & 27th Sept. 2008
6. SME - BDS clinic 17th Oct. 2008
7. Art & science of coir exports ( with ACCDS ) 3rd & 4th Dec. 2008
8. IT gyaanam yagnam 20th Jan. to 31st Jan. 2009
9. IPR & patents for coir 24th Feb. 2009
10. "Coir design competition under "International year of natural fibres" 25th to 31st March 2009
11. Coir mats & mattings exports to Turkey 21st & 22nd May 2009
12. Management Gyaanam Mantra for Co operative Societies 17th to 25th June 2009
13. 3rd. batch of BDS Training 2nd & 3rd Aug. 2009
14. Opportunity for coir products in PSU's & corporates 24th Aug. 2009
15. Innovative Business Development Services for Coir Industries 23rd Sept. 2009
16. Workshop on “Business Orientation “ for coir co-op societies 18th Oct. 2009
17. Saving money & time through better understanding of Letter of credit ( LC ) 12th Nov. 2009
18. The Leaders " Pioneers of prosperity"  4th Dec. 2009
19. IT gyanam yagnam 2010 4th to 23 Jan. 2010
20. Inauguration of longest door mat of world 4th Feb. 2010
21. International warehousing for coir 8th Feb. 2010
22. Management mantra 23rd & 24th Feb. 2010
23. 6th Work Group meeting 8th March 2010
24. Launch of BDS Consortia (CBRC) + Business Heath Check up for Coir MSMEs. 9th March 2010
25. “Increase Productivity & quality” – with Productivity Council & ACCDS 27th March 2010
26. Design & BDS award event 29th March 2010
27. Association TrainSME-BDS Clinic by ACCDSing 21st June 2010
28. 4th. batch of BDS Training 22nd June 2010
29. Carbon Credit & coir sector 23rd Sept. 2010
30. 5th. BDS Training 8th Oct. 2010
31. Best coir design award & best BDS award - 2011 5 April 2011
32. Brainstorming for Fiber study 22nd Dec. 2010
33. Accounting fundas for coir co-op societies 27,28,29 – Jan 2011
34. 6th BDS Training 11th Feb 2011
35. Training for coir fiber study surveyor 23rd Feb 2011
36. Training for Loom Carpenters for improve productivity 8th July 2011
37. SME-BDS Clinic by ACCDS 11th July 2011
38. Release of Report on “Coir Fibre Scenario -2011” by Minister of Coir, Kerala 15th July 2011
39. Launch & Demo of semi automatic coir spinning machine 15th July 2011