Dubai Gems Club in Abu Dhabi & Dubai UAE Directory
The Dubai Gems Club (DGC) is an exclusive trading platform created to facilitate and grow the trade in coloured gemstones in the Middle East region. Launched by the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC), a Dubai Government initiative, the Dubai Gems Club offers its members opportunities to network and engage in dialogue with the objective of transacting business. Dubai’s geographical location at the heart of a significant consumer market, and at the crossroads of the East and the West, offers a unique proposition to traders of gemstones. With the mining source also in close proximity, the emirate provides a perfect launch pad for businesses to reach their consumers.Dubai has a robust economy which has witnessed consistent double digit growth in the last decade. Its rapidly-developing tourism industry is forecast to attract 12 million inbound visitors by 2014. Research also indicates that 90 per cent of all visitors to Dubai buy jewellery. The region’s thirst for gold (the city of Dubai is popularly known as the ‘City of Gold’) has gradually translated to an awareness of coloured stones and diamonds. Today’s market is driven by the fashion-conscious consumer, and the gemstone sector has seen significant growth in the past few years as a result of consumer awareness. Increasing liquidity in the region, changing consumer preferences and the possibility to achieve greater creativity and variety have also turned the jewellery trade’s attention to coloured stones. The steady rise in popularity of coloured stone jewelry is thus expanding the market to more and more volume buyers of coloured stones. The Dubai Gems Club encourages traders to capitalize on its value added facilities and maximize the opportunities for trade. The Club also provides traders with the tools they need to continue to grow the market. Our domestic and international correspondents use their influential contacts throughout the field to report the inside story on trends, market analysis to help the timely and accurate reporting right at the source no matter where in the world it is to help buyers make the best strategic buying decisions. The DGC is currently located in the Convention Centre, 7th Floor, Office 702, and will operating from these premises until relocation to DMCC’s landmark Almas Tower in early 2008. The DGC’s prestigious facilities at Almas Tower will offer additional business services to members with easy connectivity to partners/members based in the free zone. Dubai Gems Club is a subsidiary of Dubai Multi Commodities Centre, a free zone centre established by Dubai Law No. 4 of 2001 and regulated by Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority.
Address: P.O.Box 48800, Dubai, UAE
Telephone: 00971 4 329 2434
Fax: 00971 4 329 2050