ASSOCHAM
Eastern Region Gems And Jewellery Summit 2014

22 January, 2014, Hotel Hindustan International, Kolkata

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We have immense pleasure in informing you that the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) with the support of Government of West Bengal is organising “EASTERN REGION GEMS & JEWELLERY SUMMIT 2014” on 22nd  January at  09.30 am at Hotel Hindustan International, Kolkata
 
Gems and Jewellery sector forms an integral part of the Indian economy as it forms a major component of the export-led growth. The industry has been growing at a good pace over the last few years and contributed for 14 per cent of the revenues in India’s total merchandise exports in 2011-12.
 
India is considered to be the hub and one of the most competitive jewellery production markets in the world owing to its lower costs of production and availability of highly skilled labour.It is noteworthy to mention that West Bengal happens to be the backbone of the nations Gems and Jewellery Sector.
 
GEMS AND JEWELLERY INDUSTRY IN WEST BENGAL
 
  • The State has a rich and continuing tradition of craftsmanship for handmade gold jewellery
  • State has the largest number of skilled artisans and goldsmiths in India
  • 80% artisans scattered over the country come from Bengal
  • The gems and jewellery sector caters to US, UK and Middle East markets.
Under such a backdrop the chamber had decided to host this meaningful conference on Gems and Jewellery in the City of Joy-Kolkata.
 
We are also happy to inform you that Sri Partha Chatterjee Hon’ble Minister in Charge- Commerce and Industries  & Sri Ujjal Biswas, Hon’ble Minister of Technical Education and Training has confirmed to grace the occasion by their august presence at the inaugural session.
 
We would be inviting gems and jewellery entrepreneurs from East India, select frontline gems and jewellery entrepreneur from other parts of India, representatives from various consulates/embassies, customs, police ,bankers, global risk management professionals amongst others. The summit would aspire to highlight the roadmap of the gems and jewellery Sector  with specific role of West Bengal therein.
 
A detailed knowledge report prepared by the chamber and global consulting firm “Frost and Sullivan” would also be released in the said summit.

On behalf of ASSOCHAM, may we cordially invite your presence and active participation at “Eastern Region Gems and Jewellery Summit 2014”. 

Registration Fees: 

  • Participation Fees: 1,000/- per delegate ( 10% discount for 3 and more delegates from same company.)