• Mau
  • Textile Products

    Textile Products

    The Mau district is known for textile product, and apparel manufacturing industries. There are establishments that process fiber into fabric and fabric into clothing and other textile products. In Mau almost every household has a loom, which is used for making sarees, loincloth, suits etc. The sarees made here are beautifully embroidered by craftsmen with zari yarn. These are in great demand in Uttar Pradesh as well as other states. Mau is known for saree production, zari work and kashidakari work. In fact, Mau is considered as the powerhouse of textile weavers in Eastern Uttar Pradesh.


    Mau is a part of Azamgarh Division. Mau town is the district headquarters. It is a small industrial town located on the banks of River Ghaghara (Saryu). Mau was formerly known as Mau Nath Bhanjan and it lies approximately 90 km from Varanasi. The distrcit is bounded by Ghazipur district on the South, Ballia district in the East, Azamgarh district in the West, and Gorakhpur and Deoria districts on the North.

    • Tehsils


    • Blocks


    • Village


    • Registered
      Industrial Units


    • Small Industries


    • Handlooms
    • Power Looms

    • Ready-made garments & embroidery
    • Cotton textile
    • Agro based
    • Soda water
    • Wood/wooden based furniture
    • Paper & Paper products
    • Chemical/Chemical based
    • Engineering units
    • Repairing & servicing


    Relevant Schemes & Policies

    S.No Department Scheme
    1 Ministry of Textiles Insitu Upgradation Scheme for Plain Powerlooms
    2 Ministry of Textiles Group Workshed Scheme
    3 Ministry of Textiles Yarn Bank Scheme
    4 Ministry of Textiles CFC (Common Facility Centre) Scheme
    5 Ministry of Textiles Pradhan Mantri Credit Scheme for Powerloom Weavers
    6 Ministry of Textiles Solar Energy Scheme for Powerlooms
    7 Ministry of Textiles Facilitation, IT, Awareness, Market Development, and Publicity
    8 Ministry of Textiles Tex-Venture Capital Fund
    9 Ministry of Textiles Grant-in-Aid and Modernization & Upgradation of Powerloom Centres
    10 Ministry of Textiles Amended Technology Upgradation Fund Scheme (ATUFS)
    11 Ministry of Textiles Modified Comprehensive Powerloom Cluster Development Scheme (MCPCDS)
    12 Ministry of Textiles Universal Insurance Coverage Scheme for Powerloom Workers
    13 Ministry of Textiles Integrated Skill Development Scheme (ISDS)
    14 Department of MSME & Export  Promotion MSME Schemes
    15 Export Promotion Bureau, GoUP Export Promotional Schemes
    16 MSME Policy - 2017 Department of MSME & Export Promotion, GoUPM
    17 Infrastructure and Industrial Investment Policy - 2012 Department of MSME & Export Promotion, GoUP
    18 ODOP CFC (Common Facility Centre) Scheme
    19 ODOP Market Development Assistance Scheme
    20 ODOP Finance Assistance Scheme
    21 ODOP Skill Development & Toolkit Distribution Scheme
    22 Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Pradhan Mantri Kaushal VikasYojana (PMKVY)
    23 Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce How to Export (Step by Sstep Approach)
    24 Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Commerce Foreign Trade Policy