Export and Import Trends in Indian Gems and Jewelry Industry
Although gems and jewelry have been a part of the Indian civilization since its recorded history, the significance of the gems and jewelry industry in the Indian economy was realized only in the last three or four decades. This article attempts to provide an insight into the problems and prospects of this industry. It examines the export trends of various components of this industry, i.e., gold, diamond, synthetic stones and gemstones. Demand, recent developments in this industry, measures being taken by the government to give a `push' to the industry and the future prospects of this industry have also been discussed.
Demand: Gold and Jewelry
Problems and Expectations
Foreign Trade Policy (2009-2014)
India-Mercosur Preferential Trade Agreement
Anant Diamond Jewelry Promotion
Prospects: Investment Scenario