The Indian gems and jewellery sector, considered to be global hub of global jewellery, is among one of the key sectors of the Indian economy. It contributes to around 7% of the country’s GDP and 15% to India’s total merchandise exports. In recognition of the business excellence demonstrated by the businesses that are helping to strengthen Brand India, the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), the apex body of the sector, is pleased to announce the India Gem & Jewellery Awards 2019 (IGJA 2019).

IGJA 2019 will felicitate industry players for their exemplary performance during the year 2019-20. It will also recognise entities supporting the sector such as banks and agencies supplying gold that are playing a key role in the growth of this sector.

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 2019.