Kure Gold Jewellers of Dubai is thinking of expanding its operations to Sri Lanka. Pure Gold Jewellers which operates more than 100 stores across the Middle East. This will be followed by other countries like Maldives and Malaysia with new stores in a span of five years.
“The ministry of industry & commerce is facilitating jewellery industry development through initiatives such as funding the Die and Mould Centre of the Moratuwa University, and its prototyping and incubator facilities,” said minister Rishad Bathiudeen. “Jewellery exports also bring the highest value addition in diamonds, gems and jewellery exports.”
“If we can successfully link Sri Lanka’s jewellery supply chain to such multinationals as Pure Gold, we stand to enhance the much needed international recognition for our jewellery industry,” Bathiudeen added.