January 17: Natural broom has high market demand across the globe. According to ITC Trademap, the worldwide import of broom in 2018 was worth US$ 160 million (Rs 19.7 billion). Japan and South Korea were the chief importers of broom. Nepal has also been exporting brooms abroad.
In this context, Nepal can occupy a good position in the broom market worth Rs 19.7 billion.