The event was supported by Rajkot Gems and Jewellery Association, Rajkot Gold Dealer Association & Jewellery Cluster Federation Rajkot.Shri Rajat Wani, Asst Director – GJEPC welcomed *110+ Rajkot based retailers* and briefed about the purpose of event.*Shri Jagdish Soni*, President, RGJA mentioned that IIJS was, is and will remain India’s *number one show* forever. IIJS provides business of minimum 6 months to exhibitors and provides enough stock to retailers to cater thier retail consumers for entire season. He congratulated GJEPC for organizing such a successful trade fair every year.*Shri Divyesh Patadiya*, President, Jewellery Cluster Federation Rajkot appreciated the initiatives of GJEPC and also thanked for providing CFC centre to Rajkot which has given a boost to Rajkot industry. He further elaborated on how IIJS is an integral part of jewellery industry of Rajkot and appealed all the Rajkot based retailers to visit show atleast once.*Shri Mansukh Kothari,* Co-convenor, National Exhibitions gave a detailed presentation on IIJS and its salient features. He provided the details pertaining to different products based sections which will help visitors to nevigate through thier required products’ locations. He further gave details of various initiatives and activities of GJEPC.Members actively participated in the interactive session.