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GJEPC Refutes Reports on Discontinuation of Supply of Duty Free Gold by Nominated Agencies to Exporters

Recently DGFT had released Public Notice No.06/2015-2020 dated 10th May, 2018 wherein it has been clarified that the Export Obligation period of 120 days under Advance Authorisation Scheme for Precious Metals Gold/Silver/Platinum pertains strictly for Gems and Jewellery Sector. Precious Metals Gold/Silver/Platinum had also been used for making other industrial uses and also in pharmaceutical

Diamond and Jewellery financing 2018: GJEPC and Banks come together to deliberate on Mitigating Risks effectively

“Active participation of Banks, ECGC and others will help development of Gems and Jewellery sector”: Mr Suresh Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister for Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation  “Innovative financial instruments and risk coverage must be provided to all genuine businesses in Gems and Jewellery sector” Mr Suresh Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister for Commerce & Industry and

GSI HOSTS SERIES OF FREE JEWELRY DESIGN WORKSHOPS

Gemological Science International (GSI) is hosting a series of free, two-hour jewelry design workshops from January through the month of May. Available to entrepreneurs, beginners, and students through to advanced professionals, said courses teach practical techniques for jewelry design including drafting, shading, design theory and how to illustrate shapes and forms using several mediums (and more). GSI’s Head

Bharat Diamond Week at BDB Mumbai

Dignitaries lighting the lamp to open Diamond Week First ever Bharat Diamond week opened at Bharat Diamond Bourse on 23rd April and ran up to 25th April 2018. People took wide spread interest in this unique show Mr. Edgard D. Kagan. The U.S. Consul General opend Bharat Diamond Week specially constructed marquee was the venue

GJEPC in association with Bharat Diamond Bourse organizes the 3rd Edition of Diamond Detection EXPO & Symposium

The three day expo held at Bharat Diamond Bourse showcased latest in detection techniques The  3rd Edition of Diamond Detection EXPO & Symposium organized by The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) in association with Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB), was . The business Expo & Symposium was organized to improve detection technology for the diamond industry. Mr

GJEPC organises 3rd edition of India SAARC- Middle East Buyer Seller Meet at Hyderabad

  92 international buyers visiting from 15 countries 50 exhibitors from various cities in India  showcased their capabilities in manufacturing state of the art plain or studded jewellery            From left Mr. Mahender Tayal , Regional Chairman of Southern Region, GJEPC ; Mr. Colin shah, Vice-chairman, GJEPC, Mr. Dilip shah, Convener –

The Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council dialogue session with the banking industry

Aims to mitigate concerns, Regain Trust for the sector The Gems & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), an organisation set up by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry will collaborate with leading banks and release a white paper in a Banking Summit on May 11 in Mumbai. The paper will aim to address critical banking issues like

Annual Convocation of GII

39th Annual Convocation of Gemmological Institute of India 39th Annual Convocation of Gemmological Institute of India was held on Friday, the 27th April, 2018 at MCA Lounge, Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Shri Pramodji Agarwal, Chairman of Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council was the Chief Guest. Shri Bakul R. Mehta, Chairman GII presided over the function.

Complimentary Seminars on Synthetic Diamonds by GIA India

Participants gained insights about identifying characteristics of natural and synthetic diamonds at DDES 2018 GIA Instructor Mohit Agrawal discusses Identifying Synthetic Diamonds Participants at the DDES Seminar Area listening attentively to GIA Instructor Mohit Agrawal Seminar delivered by GIA Instructor Amar Agarwal at GIA India booth at DDES (1) GIA India offered complimentary seminars on

Gems & Jewellery Exports from India reported USD 40972.36 mn in FY18 vis-a-vis USD 43,157.11 mn in FY17

· Chairman, Mr. Pramod Agrawal announcing the GJEPC’s FY’18 annual gems and jewellery performance       (L-R) – Mr. Colin Shah, Vice – Chairman, Mr Pramod Agrawal, Chairman, & Mr. Sabyasachi Ray, Executive Director at the press meet for announcing the GJEPC’s FY’18 annual gems and jewellery performance   Vice- Chairman, Mr. Colin Shah announcing the