The Indian gems and jewellery sector is among the most competitive in the world, contributing to around 7% of the country’s GDP, and15% to India’s total merchandise exports. In recognition of the business excellence demonstrated by the businesses that make up this industry, the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), the apex body of the sector, is pleased to announce the India Gems & Jewellery Awards 2018 (IGJA 2018). IGJA 2018 will felicitate industry players for their exemplary performance during the year 2017-18. It will also recognise entities supporting the sector such as banks and agencies supplying gold.


Dun & Bradstreet, one of the world’s leading providers of business information, knowledge and insights, has been entrusted with the responsibility of Knowledge Partner for IGJA 2018