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The traditional jute industry in the Upper East region of Ghana: Processes, products and challenges

@inproceedings{Adjei2016TheTJ,
  title={The traditional jute industry in the Upper East region of Ghana: Processes, products and challenges},
  author={Daniel Akuoko Adjei and Kamwine Samadu and Armah Linda},
  year={2016}
}
Jute is very important natural fibre whose production, usage and global consumption if only second to cotton. The fibre which is obtained from the corchorus of the hibiscus family is used for the production of several products globally of which ropes and cordages are chief among them. The study sort to investigate the cultivation and usage of the jute fibre in the Upper East region of Ghana. Use was made of questionnaires and interviews in gathering the data for the ethnographic study and the… CONTINUE READING

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