IGI's D Show in Goa Celebrates Unprecedented Networking Success With 100 Plus Retailers

The 19th edition of the IGI D Show concluded at the Grand Hyatt Goa with overwhelming success, marking a significant milestone in the diamond industry's calendar
IGI's D Show in Goa Celebrates Unprecedented Networking Success With 100 Plus Retailers
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From June 26th to 28th, 2024, the event hosted 43 distinguished diamantaires who presented over 100,000 dazzling designs to more than 100 prominent retailers. This gathering included participants from India, GCC countries (Oman, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar), Egypt, Turkey, Lebanon, and Malaysia.

The IGI D Show in Goa served as a pivotal platform for Indian diamond jewellery manufacturers to engage in fruitful networking and establish crucial trade relationships. "This was a great networking event with Indian diamond manufacturers and their exquisite designs," remarked Ediz Dereli, owner of Ediz Dereli from Turkey, reflecting on the event's success.

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Earlier this year, the IGI D Show made waves with its event in Dubai, attracting top manufacturers from India and the Middle East. Tehmasp Printer, CEO of IGI, highlighted the show's strategic importance, stating, "The D Show aims to provide an intimate and exclusive circle for buyers and sellers to meet, acknowledge trust, and explore business opportunities."

Participants echoed their appreciation for the event's impact on their businesses. Shailesh Sanghani, owner of Priority Jewels, expressed gratitude, saying, "Participating in the IGI D Show has been a great experience. We thank the IGI team for organizing this event, which helped us connect with multiple retailers and boost sales for the festive season."

Vikas Mehta, Director at Achal Jewels, added, "We thank the IGI team for organizing a wonderful show where we could exhibit our collections to international and Indian retailers and build trade relations."

The event not only showcased the resilience and creativity of the diamond industry but also illuminated pathways for future growth and collaboration. As preparations for the upcoming festive season gain momentum, IGI remains committed to fostering innovation and excellence within the industry.

"The insights and opportunities gained from the IGI D Show will drive significant growth and inspire new achievements," said a spokesperson from IGI. The event featured updates on industry trends, personalized assistance, streamlined procurement, and private 1-on-1 meetings, all aimed at enhancing participant sales and development during the festive period.

Looking ahead, the next edition of the IGI D Show is scheduled for November 2024 in Goa, promising another enriching experience for industry professionals and stakeholders alike.

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