Shri Narendra Modi
Shri Narendra Modi
Prime Minister of India
Divisions
Gems and Jewellery
Functions of the Division

EP(G&J) Section deals with promotion of exports of Gems & Jewellery (G&J) products as well as appraisal of imports of commodities relating to gems & jewellery sector. The Section also handles administrative matters concerning Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) and Indian Diamond Institute (IDI). In addition, EP(G&J) Section is the nodal point for implementation of Kimberley Process Certification Scheme (KPCS) and also focuses on issues pertaining to domestic gems & jewellery industry.

Officers in the Division
  • Shri S. Suresh Kumar : Section – Joint Secretary
  • Shri Senthil Nathan S : Director
  • Shri Prashant Pandey : Section Officer
Trade Statistics

Trade statistics of gem and jewellery products for the year 2018-19 and 2019-20

Values in USD $ Million
Sl No. PANEL 2018 – 2019 2019 – 2020 % Growth
1 Cut and Polished Diamonds 23772.72 18609.73 -22.72
2 Gold Jewellery 12043.42 12086.95 0.36
3 Gold Medallions and Coins 1161.95 1283.33 10.45
4 Coloured Gemstones 520.09 402.03 -22.70
5 Silver Jewellery 866.75 1626.76 87.69
6 Pearls 2.36 1.6 -32.20
7 Synthetic Stones 278.89 477.42 71.19
8 Rough Diamonds 1364.44 1175.74 -13.83
9 Others 63.41 98.52 55.37
Grand Total 40074.03 35762.08 -10.76
Trade promotion activities

EPCs are entrusted with task of hosting/guiding exporters for Trade Promotion events. The Trade Promotion Events are supported by the Department through its Market Access Initiative and Market Development Assistance Schemes.

Mandatory disclosures under RTI Act
CPIO:
Shri Senthil Nathan SDirector
  • Room No : 288-A, Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi
  • Tel : 23063268
Appellate Authority:
Shri S. Suresh KumarJoint Secretary
  • Room No : 233, Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi
  • Tel : 23061818
ACPIO:
Shri Prashant PandeySection Officer
  • Room No : 444, Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi
  • Tel : 23062261 Ext.549