• Large market for Gems & Jewellery with domestic sales of over $10 billion.
  • 4% of the global Gems and Jewellery market.
  • Exports of over $15.5 billion; over 18% of world’s exports.
  • India is the largest consumer of gold jewellery in the world.
  • Accounts for about 20% of world consumption.
  • India is the largest diamond cutting and polishing center in the world.
  • 60% value share, 85% volume share and 92% share of the world market by number of pieces.
  • Third largest consumer of polished diamonds after USA and Japan.