Dr. S. Periyasamy
Director's Message

I am extremely privileged and honoured to head a pioneer organization Central Silk Technological Research Institute (CSTRI) of Central Silk Board (CSB) as a Director,  More….

34th RAC Meeting
Mandate of the CSTRI Institute
  • Quality improvement
  • Productivity improvement
  • Services to the industry
  • Enterprise development
  • Market information dissemination. 
  • To improve the quality of silk products viz. raw silk, spun silk and silk fabrics.
  • To develop and introduce process and quality control measures in the production units.
  • To improve productivity through process and machinery standardization.
  • To upgrade the machinery used in reeling, spinning, weaving and wet processing.
  • To enhance the utilization of bi-products for better returns.
  • To provide training, encompassing skill, technology and management.
  • To provide technical and consultancy services to the industry.
  • To provide services for testing of cocoons, fibre, yarn, fabric, dyes, chemicals and water as per national and international standards.
  • To plant the technology through various schemes.
  • To disseminate research findings through various field interaction programmes.
  • To adopt production units for transfer of technology.
  • To provide technical guidance/assistance for setting up new enterprise.
  • To provide on-line information regarding products, processes, technology, machinery, domestic and export markets.

Working Hours of this office:

Monday to Friday  
9.30 am to 6.00 pm with 30 minutes Lunch Break from 1.30 pm to 2.00 pm

All Saturdays and Sundays are Holidays

Holiday list for the year 2024


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