Government of Tamil Nadu
Organisation Structure

POLYTHENE

                        The main objective of forming Polythene Industrial Co-operative Societies is to provide continuous and gainful employment to the unemployed women who are wives of Ex-service men, unemployed women belonging to Adi Dravidar Community in rural areas. The line of activity is to cater to the needs of Polythene bags required by Forest Department and Agricultural Department for raising nurseries. 

                        There are 10 polythene Industrial Co-operative Societies, as on date, out of which 5 societies are working on profit and three are working on loss.   

 

The details of performance of societies are furnished below:

Year

No of Society

No. of Members

Sales
( Rs. in lakhs

2005-2006

13

1142

380.05

2006-2007

12

1005

322.39

2007-2008

12

1002

283.26

2008-2009

12

997

167.61

2009-2010

11

996

221.91

2010-2011

11

803

168.85

2011-2012

11

803

176.42

2012-2013

11

1080

241.49

2013-2014

10

1036

230.83