UBM India is here with the fifth edition of Kolkata Jewellery and Gem Fair. This is a B2B international jewellery trade fair by UBM India, supported by Government of West Bengal and Calcutta Gems & Jewellery Association (CG&JWA). The expo attracted over 100+ exhibitors from across the country as well as abroad, sourcing delegates internationally from countries like Nepal, Bangladesh, Australia, Turkey & UAE etc.
As the largest fine jewellery event of Eastern India, the three-day expo aims to project Kolkata as one of the highest contributors to the jewellery industry along with a successful projection of the city on the global map. The expo is suitably timed, just prior to the seasonal festivities such as Poila Baishakh, the Bengali New Year and the auspicious occasion of Akshay Tritiya, as well as the summer wedding season.
The premium trade fair will highlight a rich agglomeration of Kolkata’s exquisite handcrafted jewellery. This would include statement sets in diamonds, gold, silver and pearls along with gemstones and related products. It would also include traditional bridal pieces like Chandbalis, Choor, Ratanchoor, Mantasha, Saptalahari, Hansulis, Nabaratna sets, Kundan, Polki and Meenakari sets, among others, a significant amount of gemstones in Kolkata is also used for astrological purposes in the form of Graharatna jewellery.