Name:Yak (Bos grunniens)
Origin:India, Tibet, Mongolia & Central Asia
Micron Range: 16 - 90
Yak fibre has been used by nomads in Himalayas for more than 1000 years for apparels, ropes and blankets. The down fibre 16-24 microns is soft, very warm, premium fibre used for apparels and clothing. It has high degree of heat insulation and better luster than wool. The coarser microns are used for tents, ropes, blankets etc.