The IGJF is a Business to Consumer jewellery exhibition that is being jointly organized by the India Trade Promotion Organization and GJEPC. It is aimed at bringing the jewellery trade, which comprises of retailers, retail chains, and jewellery brands from across the country directly in contact with the end consumer, in a bid to boost the jewellery business in the country.
India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) is the nodal agency of the Government of India for promoting the country's external trade. ITPO, during its existence of nearly three decades, in the form of Trade Fair Authority of India and Trade Development Authority, has played a proactive role in catalyzing trade, investment and technology transfer processes. Its promotional tools include organizing of fairs and exhibitions in India and abroad, Buyer-Seller Meets, Contact Promotion Programmes, Product Promotion Programmes, and Promotion through Overseas Department Stores, Market Surveys and Information Dissemination.
The ITPO organizes trade fairs across industry sectors with the aim to provide these industry sectors the exposure and required impetus to boost the business. The organization hosts such events at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi, across various cities in India as well as at international levels.
The ITPO and GJEPC have now signed an MOU to host the IGJF from 12-15 April, 2013. It is the first edition of the IGJF and the two organizations have agreed to host the Fair for 3 consecutive years. It has also been discussed and agreed that possibilities are explored to take the IGJF to international levels in the years ahead.