Features of Jute Fibres

The versatility of jute fibre makes it a perfect raw material for jute bags manufacturers.


Jute is a bast fiber that comes from the inner bark of a jute stem. It is essential to know about the features of every fiber to separate one fiber from the other.

Top Features

1.Jute fiber is completely 100% bio-degradable and ecologically friendly. Thus it is reusable.

2.Jute is a natural fiber which is golden and silky shine. Hence it is also referred as The Golden Fibre.

3.Jute is one of the most inexpensive vegetable fiber. It is actually procured from the bast or skin of the plant’s stem.

4.Considering in terms of usage, global consumption, production or be its availability. It is the second most important vegetable fiber after cotton.

5.Jute is the most suitable fiber for agricultural commodity bulk packaging. It has a high tensile strength, low extensibility, and ensures better breathability of fabrics.

6.Be its raw materials for packaging, textiles, non-textile, construction, and agricultural sectors, jute is the most versatile natural fibers that help to make the best quality industrial yarn, fabric, net, and sacks.

7.Jute works the best if we talk about raw materials for packaging, textiles, non-textile, and agricultural sectors because jute is one of the most versatile natural fibers.

8.Jute fiber is not only environment-friendly rather it also saves the forest life the reason being jute stem has very high volume of cellulose that can be procured within 4-6 months, so it can meet cellulose and wood requirement of the world.

9.Raw Jute and Jute goods can be also referred as Burlap, Industrial Hemp, and Kenaf in some parts of the world.

Bengal Delta Plain- Home of Jute

Jute is mainly grown in the Bengal Delta Plain, which is occupied by India and Bangladesh.
A raw jute has many physical as well as chemical properties including;
It is easily damaged by hot dilute acids. The color of the fabric can easily be changed in the presence of sunlight, this happens because of the presence of lignin in the fiber.
The presence of mildew has a better prevention ability than cotton and linen.
Jute also has a better dyeing quality and a basic dye is used to color the fabric.

As a result of these environmental shopping bags made of jute, as well as, promotional jute bags are becoming popular once again, giving a great boost to jute bags manufacturers.