Indian Gold Imports Almost Triple, demand rebounds after note ban

India’s gold jewellery demand is likely to increase 17 per cent in 2017 on a bounce-back after demonetization. India Ratings, in its latest study, forecasts India’s gold jewellery demand at 600 tonnes in 2017, which is equivalent to the last five years’ average. The World Gold Council (WGC) estimated India’s gold jewellery demand at 514 […]

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The evolution of Jewellery trends

Customers are increasingly preferring functional jewellery over bulky sets, says an industry expert. Functional jewellery is indeed superseding the elaborate sets. In keeping with this trend, we primarily focus on contemporary light wear jewellery that appeals more to the younger generation. Few The jewellery e-tailers have recently introduced Jashn-e-Jodhpur, a line celebrating the vivid blue […]

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India mulls reviving colonial-era gold mines with $2 billion reserves

India is planning to revive a cluster of colonial-era gold mines – shut for 15 years but with an estimated $2.1 billion worth of deposits left – as the world’s second-largest importer of the metal looks for ways to cut its trade deficit, officials said. State-run Mineral Exploration Corp Ltd has started exploring the reserves […]

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