Kashmiri has a wide range of verities in
silk textile designs . The weaves popularly known as
'chinon' and 'crepe de chine' are some of the fine
qualities produced from the silk yarn.
Sericulture industry is supervised by the state
government of Jammu & Kashmir.
As the state provides little raw-material for silk,
weaving and printing of silk is not done on large scale
in the valley.
But its a known fact that the Mulberry cocoon reared in
the state of Jammu and Kashmir is the superior quality
in the Asia. It yields a very fine fiber can be compares
with the best in the world.