It is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme to supplement farm income with the development of complete value chain
of bamboo sector and link growers with markets
 Its Objectives are,
1. To increase the area under bamboo plantation in non-forest Government and private lands.
2. To improve post-harvest management through establishment of innovative primary processing units
and market infrastructure.
3. To promote product development by assisting R&D, entrepreneurship & business models at MSME
level.
4. To rejuvenate the underdeveloped bamboo industry in India.
5. To promote skill development, capacity building, awareness generation for development of bamboo
sector.
6. To realign efforts so as to reduce dependency on import of bamboo and bamboo products by improved
productivity.
 The Mission would adopt the following strategies,
1. Development of bamboo in limited States where it has social, commercial and economical advantage
2. Production of genetically superior planting material
3. Adoption of end to end solution.
4. Capacity building.
5. Set up National, State and sub-State level structures, to ensure adequate returns and eliminate
middlemen
 For popularizing use of bamboo & bamboo-based products, seminars, conferences, awareness campaign at
National, State & District Levels and also through print and electronic media are organised under the
restructured NBM.