British Jute Trade Research Association

Scope and Content

Publications including annual reports, technical reports and bulletins 1948-1969; miscellaneous volumes 1867-1966; miscellaneous papers 1952-1992; photographs.

Administrative / Biographical History

The British Jute Trade Research Association was established in 1946. Its main functions were to carry out research on all aspects of jute production and processing and to provide assistance to member firms.


Records are arranged chronologically within series.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.

Acquisition Information

The records were deposited by Dr Stout, Director of the Association 1958-1971, in 1996 (AccM/333).

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Alternative Form Available

No known copies.

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.


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Additional Information

The material is original.