Jute is one of the most significant fiber cultivated in India. One of the region in India where it is cultivated is in the district of Srikakulam and Vizianagaram in Andhra Pradesh. The jute factories of Andhra Pradesh are in Ponduru, Chiprapalle, Rajam, Vizianagaram and Chilakapalem. Mainly the unemployed women of rural areas are encouraged by the local administration to take up jute work. The women are provided with training. Dhurries are woven by the women with jute yarn. Palm leaves and bamboo strips are mixed with jute to make modern interior products.