From being a group of Jewellery retailers who came together to support the first edition of the DSF in the year 1996, today the Dubai Gold & Jewellery Group has grown to a prestigious trade body that has more than 600 members committed to develop and sustain Dubai’s status as the City of Gold and the jewellery destination of the world. This not-for profit trade body, formed with the support of the Dubai Department of Economic Development; comprises of members representing the entire gamut of the trade, including bullion, manufacturing, wholesale & retail. DGJG represents the interests of the fraternity through liaising with government organizations and spearheading various member beneficial initiatives. The Dubai Gold & Jewellery Group has been a Key sponsor of Dubai Shopping Festival since its inception. Over the years, DGJG has given away 698 kilos of gold as prizes during the mega gold and jewellery promotions.
Internationally, the Group gives its members an opportunity to exhibit their products through the Dubai Pavilion which is hosted in leading Jewellery exhibitions such as India International Jewellery Show, Basel world, International Jewellery Fair Tokyo, Saudi International Jewellery Show, Vicenza Spring, Vicenza Oro, Hong Kong International Jewellery Fair, JCK Las Vegas etc. The Group also organizes buyer delegation programs to various leading international exhibitions which provides our trade members an exclusive opportunity to meet their counter parts across the globe to analyze and keep up with latest international trends and practice.
DGJG organizes the annual Dubai City of Gold Conference, one of the premier international conferences, incepted in the year 2003 as a bespoke event in the global precious metals and jewellery calendar. Since the first edition, the City of Gold Conference has grown from strength to strength and has emerged as one of the most important events for the gold, precious metals and jewellery industry. This one day annual conference brings together various stakeholders of gold and jewellery industry such as Bullion dealers, Gold refineries & Gold miners, jewellery retailers, Corporate & Retail bankers, International gold regulatory bodies and industry leaders for insightful discussions on various topical issues faced by the jewellery industry through panel discussions and thought provoking presentations. The conference facilitates exchange of ideas and provides delegates an opportunity to network with global players, while sharing the best practice case studies and experiences with industry experts.