About the Artisans

Handicrafts Assocation of Bhutan (HAB) periodically recieves registration from artisans which enables
them to avail the various benefits offered to its members.


  • Business Opportunities with domestic as well as internation markets and trade fairs.
  • Platform for participation in skill development training along with various priviledges.
  • Platform for participation in observation and study mission programs in foreign countries organised by HAB’s initiative.
  • Support in terms on recommendations and profile boosting in time of need for promotion of business and personal.
  • Opportunity to participate in buyer and seller meeting organized by the HAB.
  • Opportunity to participate in crafts competition organized in the nation as well as in international arena.
  • Opportunities to be selected as an excellent exporter, excellent artist, and craftsmen upon the recommendation of HAB from different promotional agencies.

Types Of

Individual Members

Artisans, Craftsmen and Small-
Scale Traders

Organized Members

Traders, Exporters, Manufactures and
Cooperatives with Legal Entity.

Institution Members

Civil Society Organizations (CSOs),
registered District and Block Associations
working for the crafts sector.

Association Members

Any other office including
overseas offices.

Organized Members

Individual or Institutions conferred by
the HAB in reorganization of
contribution to the development of
handicrafts sector.