ISLAMABAD: The export of jewellery from the country witnessed an increase of 76.5 percent in first two months of current fiscal year as compared to same period of last year. The jewellery export rose to $1.054 million in July-August (2018-19) against the export worth of $0.597 million recorded during July-August (2017-18), according to a latest data of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS). Meanwhile, export of gems witnessed a slight decrease of 0.35 percent as it declined to $0.571 million in the period under review from $0.573 million in same period of the preceding year.–APP