Cluster Mapping Study of the Gems & Jewellery Sector in India

This study was undertaken by NCAER on request of the Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) to evaluate the key industry characteristics, its competitiveness, and its employment potential. The study provides a comprehensive map of G&J clusters in each industry segment based on the number of units and workers. The NCAER team surveyed a total of 6,743 G&J units, 5,139 urban and 1,604 rural, in 19 Indian States. The study team also undertook a comprehensive workforce mapping and an analysis of the skills and technology gaps in the sector.



K A SiddiquiPrabir Kumar GhoshPoonam Munjal,  Shayequa Zeenat Ali,  Asrar AlamPalash Baruah,  Sundus Usmani, Gargi Pal, Animesh Sharma
Oct 2020

Industry