Ramie is one of the oldest vegetable fibers. Ramie is a bast fiber. This fiber was growing in china in the past. Ramie fiber is collected from the bark of the vegetable stalks. Chemical processing is required for processing ramie. Ramie is one of the strongest fibers. It is stiff and brittle and it breaks when repeatedly folded in the same place. This fiber is used to blend with the cotton or wool fiber. Ramie is similar to linen fiber. Properties of ramie fiber are similar to linen fiber.
Top Ramie Producers Country of the World: China is the major ramie producing countries of the world. High percentage of the total ramie is produced in china. Here, I have listed top ramie producing countries name. They are-
- Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Ramie is special type of fiber. The ramie producing countries are exporting ramie fiber to the other countries of the world. The use of ramie fiber is increasing day by day.