Surat (Gujarat) [India], Jul 30 ( ANI ): The export of cut and polished diamond has increased by 8.9 percent in July as compared to the same month a year earlier, as per Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC
The Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC
) is the apex body of the gems and jewellery industry, set up by the Ministry of Commerce, and it represents about 6,000 exporters in the sector.
The annual India International Jewellery Show in Mumbai, for instance, organised by the GJEPC
in August this year, was as glittering as in previous years.
northern region chairman Anil Sankhwal said, " Under the gold monetisation scheme, 400 grammes have been deposited so far." Industry representatives met economic affairs secretary Shaktikanta Das on Thursday and discussed ways for opening more centres for gold testing.
As per the official statistics by GJEPC
, India exported USD 7.86 billion of gold jewellery in 201314, registering a decline of 40 per cent compared to $13 billion worth of gold jewellery export in 201213.
's annual performance for Indian gems and jewellery sector was in the negative with the decline of 11 per cent at $34 billion compared to previous year.
But the country shipped $992.03 million worth of gold jewellery in March, up 6.1 per cent year-on-year, the Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC
The award organized by The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC
) and was judged by an eminent jury panel.
The Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority (DMCC) has announced that the Gem and Jewellery Council of India (GJEPC
) supports the inclusion of imports of gold from Dubai Good Delivery Standard (DGD) compliant refiners into India.
Gold jewellery exports dropped to $441.4m ([pounds sterling]283.4, E329.8) in July from $1.5bn ([pounds sterling]963m, E1.1bn) a year ago, according to India's Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC
Kiran had also bagged the highest Exporter award in DTC category for the same period from GJEPC
. On this achievement Mr.
Anil Sankhwal, regional chairman (Northern region) of the Gem and Jewelry Export Promotion Council (GJEPC
), held the presentation for a large number of Saudi businessmen relevant to the trade.