After a bumpy few years, luxury brands are re-committing to China's market as a weaker yuan and the US trade war funnel more Chinese high-end spending back home, Tiffany & Co CEO Alessandro Bogliolo said in an interview.
Overall exports of gems and jewellery decreased by 10.07% year-on-year in August 2019 but gold jewellery exports increased by 5.58% year-on-year, the Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council announced.
The GJEPC voiced its support for the Goods and Services Tax Council’s policy decisions relating to the micro, small, and medium business sector and stated that they will give a boost to the jewellery industry.
The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council has launched two new training programmes through its Gujarat regional office as part of its Kaushalyam scheme, one for diamond polishing and one for jewellery design.
The Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council has brought a group of its Artisan Awards participants to showcase fine jewellery at its India Design Gallery at the ongoing Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair.
Designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee has collaborated with the UK-based luxury retailer Thomas Goode & Co to create a collection of trousseau homeware, some of which was painted by Mukherjee’s team of 43 artists.