From willow to saffron:These 10 products are the mainstays of Kashmir's economy

From willow to saffron:These 10 products are the mainstays of Kashmir's economy

Kashmir willow bats

Cricket bats made of Kashmiri willow are popular across the world for their quality and durability. Kashmir willow is less valuable than the English willow. However, the cost advantage of the Kashmiri bats ensures that the region remains the second largest exporter of cricket bats in the world, right behind the UK, where the sport was born.

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