India is one of the largest exporter of cut and polish diamonds. India ranks number one in the export of diamonds. Nine out of ten diamonds are cut and polished in India. Indian craftsmen are considered to be the best in the trade. India exports cut and polished diamond to Hong Kong, UAE, USA, Belgium, Japan, Israel, Switzerland and Germany. Although China is posing major treat to Indian diamond industry, yet the Indian cut and polished diamonds are considered to be the best in the world. The Gem and Jewellery industry is poised for growth. This book analyses the growth of diamond trade of India during last decade and on that basis predicts the future movement in gems and jewellery trade of India. The book will be useful to diamond traders and students planning to pursue their career in diamonds.
1. India’s Foreign Trade with Special Reference to Gems and Jewellery
2. Growth and Trends in India’s Diamond Trade
3. Direction of India’s Diamond Trade
4. Institutional Framework and Policy Initiatives for the Promotion of Diamond Trade