Unveiling the Spectacular: The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) proudly presented the 3rd edition of the International Gem & Jewellery Show (IGJS) in Dubai from October 10th to 12th, 2023. Hosted at the elegant Intercontinental Festival City Dubai, this premier event witnessed a record-breaking attendance of over 500 buyers from 32 nations, reinforcing the global allure of Indian jewellery.
Endorsements that Matter: Supported by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, and the Embassy of India in UAE, alongside local backers like the Dubai Gold and Jewellery Group, the event stood as a testament to the growing India-UAE synergy in the gem and jewellery sector. This collaboration was further bolstered by Suntech as the co-sponsor and Sequel as the logistics partner.
Exhibiting Excellence: With 45 exhibitors and over 50 booths, IGJS Dubai showcased a luxurious spectrum of jewellery. From Diamond & Gemstones Studded Jewellery to Gold Jewellery, the event promised and delivered an exclusive glimpse into the rich Indian craftsmanship to international buyers.
Inaugural Insights: Dignitaries like Mr. Tawhid Abdullah, Chairman of Dubai Gold & Jewellery Group, and Mr. Vipul Shah, Chairman, GJEPC, highlighted the significance of Dubai as a strategic hub in global jewellery trade. Their remarks underscored the increase in bilateral trade post the India-UAE CEPA agreement, emphasizing the positive trajectory of India’s gem and jewellery exports.
Global Footprint: IGJS 2023 not only carved a niche for Indian gems and jewellery on the global map but also fostered networking, trend discovery, and business ventures among wholesalers, retailers, importers, and exporters spanning across continents from Canada to Kazakhstan, and Bolivia to Belgium.
Continuous Endeavours: GJEPC’s continuous efforts were spotlighted with the India Jewellery Exposition Centre (IJEX) in Dubai facilitating trades worth $3.3 million, providing a dedicated B2B platform for GJEPC members. The council ardently encourages its members to leverage this establishment to propel their business ventures in the UAE market.
As a notable event in the global jewellery industry calendar, IGJS Dubai 2023 not only broadened the horizons for Indian jewellers but also depicted the strengthening ties between India and UAE. This rendezvous of cultures, business insights, and the exquisite craftsmanship promises a brilliant future for the gem and jewellery trade. Visit the GJEPC website for more insights into this grand event.