India holds world’s most competitive gems and jewellery market due to its low cost production and availability of skilled labour.
India has a large pool of skilled artisans with vast traditional knowledge and expertise in jewellery making.
Gems and Jewellery Design Centre established at Bangalore.
Gems and Jewellery are exported to Singapore, Dubai, Sharja, Kuwait, USA,UK etc.
Exports of Gems & Jewellery from Karnataka stood at USD 5256 million for the year 2016-17.