Kerala State
Handloom Development Corporation Ltd.

History

  • A brand name trusted by all for expertise in hand weaving, from Kannur(Cannanore), a land known world wide for its traditional designs and skilled craftsmanship. Dedicated weavers and quality works of art has earned HANVEEV goodwill in the international market as genuine manufacturer.
  • Found in 1968, gradually grown and established in the field of traditional Handloom weaving, with the favorable support of State and Central Govts., Kerala State Handloom Development Corporation Ltd (KSHDC) took the task with the primary objective of preserving this ancient craft, and protecting its dependents from the threat of power looms/ fully automatic looms / machineries.
  • The brand name HANVEEV has since then been considered synonym to quality hand-woven fabrics, and today has grown from strength to strength. The production process is managed by 55 professionally qualified staff through its 32 Production Centre throughout the State.
  • 6500 skilled and highly experienced weavers, weaving 2 million meters every year, have contributed to the growth of KSHDC. 63 exclusive Hanveev showrooms, 7 Agency showrooms and 350 dedicated and experienced personnel at KSHDC, have taken the market share of HANVEEV across the country
  • The corporate office of the Corporation is at Kannur with three regional offices at Kannur, Ernakulam & Trivandrum. Moreover Corporation has its own fabric processing factory at Chirakkal, Kannur with three of its pre-processing units at Kalliassery, Chittur & Nemom.
  • The fabric processing facilities are upgraded recently at Chirakkal, Kannur to the possible extend with the help of State Handloom Directorate & Kannur Zilla Panchayath to extend service to our own products as well as to the Industry as a whole. Further details on processing line up are furnished separately.
  • Successfully implementing Three Mega Projects Like THANIMA., KRITHIKA and INTEGRATED CLUSTER DEVELOPMENT SCHEME, Trivandrum At cost of Rs 21 Crore. By this Hanveev is able to help about 12000 weavers to benefit in next three years and introduction of their new products for marketing through the Hanveev sales outlets.