During the presentation ceremony of the ECGC Indian Exporters Excellence Awards 2017, leading Indian diamond manufacturer and exporter, Shree Ramkrishna Exports Pvt. Ltd. (SRK), was presented the 'ECGC Indian Exporters' Excellence Awards 2017', in the category of 'Most Socially Responsible Exporter'. Govind Dholakia, Founder and Chairman, SRK, received the award from Suresh Prabhu, Minister of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, at a glittering event held on 6th March, 2018 at ITC Maurya, New Delhi.
The platform, Indian Exporters' Excellence Awards 2017, was launched by Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India Ltd. (ECGC), to felicitate the leading exporters for their exemplary performance across parameters. ECGC is a leader in the export credit insurance and therefore has taken leadership initiative to confer the awards on the exporters. This award function was followed by the launch of a publication titled 'Empowering Exports- The Journey of an Indian Export Credit Agency'.
SRK, a company with over four decades of contribution to the diamond industry, was recognised for its social contribution in exports of the Indian economy, its efficient customer service, commitment to high quality product and ethical business practice. As a leading exporter, SRK exports most of its production to its global customers. Since its incorporation, SRK has been at the forefront in social welfare activities in all parts of the nation. SRK truly justifies one of its objectives of 'Giving Back to Society' through numerous philanthropic activities. For the company, this award marks an important milestone in its growth. The company noted that: 'Success at SRK, India's leading diamond manufacturing company, is not just about financial profits. It is a single harmonious entity encompassing organizational progress, customer satisfaction, patron's goodwill and overall national, environmental and social well-being'. Out of more than 20,000 exporters availing services of ECGC, 1560 were shortlisted and sent to a jury panel comprising of industry experts who decided 34 award winners in 13 different categories.