Hari Krishna Exports
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|Industry||Diamond Manufactures and Exporters|
|Founders||Savji Dholakia |
|Headquarters||Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai, India|
Number of locations
|Savji Dholakia (Chairman)|
|Products||Diamonds and Jewellery|
|Revenue|| US$ 1.1 billion |
(Rs. 7,000 crores) 
|Owner||Savji Dholakia and family|
Number of employees
|6,000 (as of 2018) |
|Divisions||Raw Diamond Procurement |
Diamond Marketing & Sales
Hari Krishna Exports Pvt. Ltd., also known as HK, is an Indian diamond conglomerate, headquartered in a 25,000 sq. feet office in The Capital, Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai. HK was established in 1992 by Savji Dholakia and his three brothers.
In 2005, HK launched its own jewellery brand - KISNA. Today, it is the largest distributed diamond jewellery brand in India, available in over 6,250 jewellery outlets. KISNA offers over 563 designs of rings, earrings, pendants, necklaces, bangles, bracelets and nose pins. It uses VVS diamonds and 18k hallmarked gold. From 2007 until 2008 HK grew by 49% and recorded a turnover of ₹ 1,025 crores (US$ 260 million at the time).
Hari Krishna Exports Pvt. Ltd. grew, strength to strength, over the next decade. In 1994 the diamond exports increased multifold after a Israel client's referral to the international clients. In 2001, the ambitious export company made yet another leap as it started to trade and manufacture diamonds of sizes ranging from 0.18 Carat to 0.96 Carat. In the fiscal year 2002-03 Hari Krishna Exports Pvt. Ltd. recorded a 200% growth.
Initially the export company started to trade and manufacture round diamonds with a value of less than 0.18 carats. The company recorded a turnover of Rs. 1 crore (10 Million) in its first fiscal year of operations to a US$975 million (INR 6,000 crores) in 2013-14 with customer friendly system & services in place. In a span of twenty two years, the company has traveled from being a small entrepreneurial outfit to the position of a Group with interests in domestic and international business arenas. The vertical integration process transformed the company from a mere diamond polisher to one that processes, manufactures and markets polished diamonds and jewellery in the domestic and international markets with affiliates in New York, Hong Kong and Antwerp and Dubai participating in achieving the task.
The vertical integration process transformed HK from a small diamond manufacturer to a complete mine-to-market supply chain with supply from miners like Diamond trading company (DTC), Rio Tinto, DDC (earlier BHP), Alrosa.
Awards and recognition
- The GJEPC's Annual Exports Award for the Year 2002-03 from the ministry of Trade & Commerce
- The GJEPC's Annual Exports Award for the year 2003-04 from Hon. Vice President of India Shri Bhairon Sing Shekhawat
- The GJEPC's Annual Exports Award for the year 2004-05 from the Hon. Chief Guest
- The GJEPC's Annual Exports Award for the year 2005-06 from Hon. Minister of Commerce & Industry, Shri Kamal Nath
- The GJEPC’s Annual Exports Award for the year 2006-07 from Hon. Minister of Commerce & Industry, Shri Kamal Nath
- The GJEPC’s Annual Exports Award for the year 2007-08 from Hon. Chief Minister of Tamilnadu, Shri Karunanidhi
- The GJEPC’s Annual Exports Award for the year 2008-09 from Hon. Union Minister of Commerce & Industry, Shri Anand Sharma
- The GJEPC’s Annual Exports Award for the year 2009-10 from Ms. Varda Shine. MD. (DTC), Mr. Praful Patel, Minister of State of Civil Aviation. & Mr. K. V. Thomas, Union Minister of State Agriculture.
- The GJEPC’s Annual Export Award for the year 2010-11 form Shri Narendra Modi, Chief Minister of Gujarat
- The GJEPC’s Annual Export Award for the year 2011-12 from Hon. Minister of State for Commerce & Industry Jyotiraditya Scindia.
- The GJEPC's “Most Innovative Company of the Year” Award for the year 2012-13 from Shri Siddharth, Joint Ministry of Commerce & Industry.
- The Stevie International Business Award for the "Management of the year 2012-13" 
- The Stevie International Business Award - 2014 “Company of the Year – Manufacturing” and “Fastest-Growing Company of the Year (Asia, Australia and New Zealand)"
- JNA Award "Outstanding Enterprise of the Year" in the year 2014 
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