Rise of Indian luggage industry: From utility to fashion accessory

In the past, consumers have always separated luggage from fashion. Luggage was a utility, not a style accessory. Today, luggage brands are working extremely hard to completely change this perception of Indian consumers. In fact, the market over the last few years has become tremendously competitive. From established brands like VIP and Samsonite – trying to compete … Read more Rise of Indian luggage industry: From utility to fashion accessory

Jewellers say 3% GST on gold to boost industry

Jewellers welcomed the decision to fix the goods and services tax (GST) rate for gold at 3 percent and for rough diamonds at 0.25 percent, saying the move will help boost the industry. They said the government has understood the need of the bullion industry and created a special category in the GST. “We welcome … Read more Jewellers say 3% GST on gold to boost industry

Driving Apparel Market – Global Industry Analysis, Trend, Size, Share and Forecast 2016 – 2024

Some of the major types of driving apparel available in the market are helmets, gloves, boots, jackets and pants among others. Motorcycle shoes are normally made from thick and heavy leather and also include load spreading and energy absorbing padding, metal, composite and plastic materials to protect the feet, legs and ankles of motorcycle rider … Read more Driving Apparel Market – Global Industry Analysis, Trend, Size, Share and Forecast 2016 – 2024

Jewellery industry wants 5% import tax; PAN card limit to Rs 5 lakh for Budget 2017-18

The domestic gems and jewellery industry, which went through a lot of turmoil in 2016, has urged the government to increase the mandatory PAN card limit to Rs 5 lakh and above and reduce the import duty on gold to atleast 5 per cent in the Union Budget 2017-18. All India Gems and Jewellery Trade … Read more Jewellery industry wants 5% import tax; PAN card limit to Rs 5 lakh for Budget 2017-18