An Analysis of the Top Ten Jewelry Markets

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In 2018, let us explore the world's top 10 jewelry market trends.

Thailand market

Thailand is one of the world famous countries rich in red and sapphire, with many skilled technicians, is one of the few countries with the best "gem rolling" technology. The exquisite craftsmanship in gemstone pondering and jewelry design is famous all over the world.

In Thailand's world-famous Sapphire mine occupies its Wuli, the miner will be mined sapphire and finished spinel, tourmaline, etc., sold to nearby professional gem processing and grinding. Polished semi-finished products are sent to the mine for sale in a small town called Tianzhuwen. Jewelers in neighboring countries, such as Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Myanmar, etc., also bring colored gemstones to the market for trading. Thus formed a "rush" characteristic of gem trading market, the world's jewelers poured in, tens of thousands of people here to bargain, very active trading.

Burma Bazaar

Myanmar jadeite has been mined for only a few hundred years. Legend has it that during the Ming Dynasty, a businessman from Yunnan, China, went to Myanmar to do business. On his way home, he picked up a stone and laid it on it because a basket was too light. In order to maintain the balance of the basket on the back of the mule. When he got home, the merchant dropped the stone on the ground and broke it into two pieces. Only then did he realize that the broken stone was a good piece of jade. From then on, the jadeite field of Myanmar was found. The fine quality of Myanmar jadeite is also recognized by the world, people begin to like jadeite gradually.

Myanmar jadeite is only 150 km from the border of China's Yunnan Province, so the traditional Yunnan Province Tengchong, wanding, Yingjiang area has become an important distribution center and trading market. Chiang Mai, a small town in Thailand, is also a hub for Myanmar jadeite, which accounts for 60, 070 of the world's jadeite trading volume.

The second is WA, where local Chinese are used to calling Mandalay Wacheng, which has been a place of trade for hundreds of years since it is closest to the jadeite producing region in northern Myanmar. A service charge of $17% is paid. Merchants are responsible for sending the goods to any place in the world designated by customers. There are now thousands of jewelry companies in Wacheng, and all the merchants in the world who do emerald business gather in Wacheng. And Yangon, the capital of Myanmar. Since the Burmese government designated jadeite as a national treasure, the government has held two large-scale jewellery exhibitions and auctions every year.


South Africa is rich in diamond resources, with an annual output of more than 10 million carats and 8 million ~ 10 million carats in recent years, ranking 5th in the world, of which 35% are gemstone diamonds. Delbis is one of the most representative diamond mines in South Africa.

Botswana market-Botswana has abundant diamond resources, its industrial reserves and reserves base account for 13% and 10.5 respectively of the world, various levels of diamond reserves of nearly 400 million carats. It ranks third in the world, in which gem grade and near gem grade diamond resources occupy the second place in the world. Diamond is mainly distributed in the eastern Kalahari region near South Africa and Zimbabwe. Botswana is the first exporter of diamond in the world. The diamond output of gem grade and near gem grade ranks first in the world. The other gemstones in Botswana are agate and chalcedony.

Madagascar market-Madagascar as many as 50 kinds of gemstones, is one of the world's famous gemstone production countries, there is a natural gem mine "museum", the main varieties are: tourmaline, Beryl, garnet. Crystal, zircon, spinel, ruby, sapphire, emerald, etc.

Russian Market

Russia has more than 100 kinds of precious stone resources, among which is famous for its diamonds, distributed in Siberia, Yakut and other regions. In the Ural Mountains there are also famous emeralds, jadeite, aquamarine, Beryl, crystal and so on.

Sri Lanka market

Sri Lanka is famous for its high quality gemstones. In addition to diamonds, almost all common gemstones are produced in Sri Lanka. The main varieties are: high grade sapphire, ruby, cat's eye. Metamorphic stone. Medium and low grade gemstones are: moonstone, zircon, garnet, topaz, spinel, etc.

in brazil

Brazil is the world's most abundant raw material producer of precious stones, including a considerable number of very economically valuable emeralds, aquamarine, as well as tourmaline, topaz, metamite, cat's eye, amethyst, emeralds. Green chalcedony is one of the most important emerald producing countries in the world. Brazil was also a famous diamond producer in the end of the 17th century. It was the first time that King Kong was discovered and its production was much larger than India.

Japanese market

Japan is one of the earliest cultured pearls in the world. The native cultured pearls include mariculture seeded pearls and freshwater cultured seedless (or soft) pearls. The export output of pearl is the largest country in the world at present. The pearl produced in Sanzhong County in the Sea of Japan is very famous in the world. The total value of imports and exports is more than US $300 million a year.

American market

Natural gemstones in the United States are concentrated in six states, accounting for 75 percent of the nation's gem production. The six states mainly produce natural shell. according to statistics. The annual value of natural gemstones in the United States is more than $44 million. In recent years, annual consumption in the US diamond market has reached $4.3 billion. Colored gemstones cost more than $370 million a year (excluding pearls and corals). In the consumer market, the most popular are diamonds (61%), emeralds (10%) sapphires (9%). A ruby.

The United States imports all kinds of precious stones from 106 countries in the world, and 56 countries are processed and exported. The United States imports diamond rough mainly from Britain, Belgium, Ghana, Zaire, Australia and other countries. Small diamond processing mainly to India, Israel and Belgium imports more than .50pt processing diamonds are mainly to Israel, Belgium, Switzerland, Japan pen and other countries and regions export. It is worth pointing out. In 1996, there was a marked change in the exploitation of diamonds in the United States. Exports of diamonds by weight have declined in recent years and increased in value.

India Bazaar

India is a world famous jewelry processing center, but India itself does not produce diamonds and colored gemstones. But by virtue of its low skilled labor forces and government support, the India jewelry industry shine in the international jewelry industry. Jewelry industry annual exports of nearly $40 billion, is India's largest export industry in India is the world. The largest gold consumer and the second largest gold jewelry consumer. Colored gemstone industry is rapidly developing in the India jewelry industry. The development of the jewelry industry cannot do without the support of the government, the government of India jewelry industry as an important industry support, in many ways to A preferential policy

Chinese market

In the modern sense, the jewelry industry of China began in the middle of 1980s. It benefited from the continuous rapid growth of the national economy after the reform and opening up, and the continuous improvement of people's living standards. And the continuous improvement of the industrial policy environment, China's jewelry industry started late, but the rapid development, has now become the world's most important jewelry consumer market, many important jewelry products such as gold, diamonds. Baoyu stone is one of the most important jewelry processing centers in the world. In 2013, the sales volume of china's jewelry market was 470 billion yuan. More than 30% of the global jewelry market. The mouth is about 50 billion dollars.
China ' s jewelry industry has also played a positive role in increasing employment and expanding domestic demand . At present , China ' s jewelry industry has 24 jewelry jade jewelry special - color industrial bases and a plurality of jewelry industry agglomeration areas , the total number of all kinds of jewelry enterprises is nearly 60,000 , and the number of practitioners is nearly 4 million . Among them , there are more than 1 million practitioners in the gem category .

At present, the jewelry industry of our country is stepping into the mature development stage from the rapid growth period. The industry chain is becoming more and more perfect, the consumption market is expanding steadily, the industry is developing gradually standardized, the working force is expanding day by day, the personnel quality is improving constantly.

Source: Sina Watch