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MENAFN - Khaleej Times - 21/03/2014
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(MENAFN -Khaleej Times) with over 130 exhibitors participating from india and the gcc the fair will provide an ideal platform for international buyers and sellers

The dubai multi commodities centre dmcc and gem and jewellery export promotion council or gjepc india officially opened the global gem and jewellery fair or ggjf hosted in dubai for the first time on thursday.

Visitors at the global gem and jewellery fair in dubai on thursday. — kt photo by shihab

Speaking at the inauguration ceremony ahmed bin sulayem executive chairman dmcc said: “we have enabled dubai to establish itself as the global gateway for commodities trade by building the infrastructure required for industry participants to trade with confidence much like what we will see unfold here at the inaugural dubai global gem and jewellery fair (ggjf). we look forward to hosting buyers and sellers from all across the globe as well as showcasing the finest in diamonds jewellery and gemstones in collaboration with the gjepc.” dubai has quickly emerged as one of the leading global centres for trade of gold diamonds and precious stones.

Combine that strength with the emirate’s ideal location between the producing and cnsuming nations along the ‘new silk route’ and its unrivalled infrastructure including world-class cargo facilities ports and airports that connect to over 220 destinations — the emirate is all set to host the ggjf 2014.

With over 130 exhibitors participating from india and the gcc the fair will provide an ideal platform for international buyers and sellers as they seek to trade top quality gems and couture jewellery during the three-day event where visitors from across the globe including gcc ksa egypt lebanon bangladesh singapore eastern europe russia south africa sri lanka turkey pakistan and malaysia will take part.

Pankaj parekh vice-chairman gjepc said: “india’s central role as the sourcing centre for diamonds and precious stones jewellery is renowned world-wide. for years traders and visitors to india have enjoyed the craftsmanship quality design and cost efficiency – now it’s time we return the gesture and bring the source to dubai — the most promising destination for the gemstones and jewellery trade in recent times. gjepc is pleased to collaborate with dmcc and we look forward to further strengthen international trading relations here at the ggjf 2014.”


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