The new Vicenza Jewellery Issue celebrating the twenty years’s Palakiss anniversary

Palakiss reached an important milestone, its 20th anniversary, twenty years of business and changes that inspired this special insert of Vicenza Jewellery. Our companies have contributed to making a difference; my personal thanks go indeed to these far-sighted entrepreneurs, who have welcomed my invitation since Palakiss was founded in 1999, and have agreed to exhibit […]

Even corals have “finger prints”

The Italian Gemological Institute is the first laboratory that certificates their origin internationally I.G.I. – Italian Gemological Institute is able to certificate the origin of corals internationally, through a sophisticted tool of finger-printing. Such an important result comes from the work of the CIBJO Coral Commision – the World Jewellery Confederation, with the support of […]

Things You Can Find Only at the 64th Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair!

The Niche Showcase: A showcase of unique jewelry of emerging themes which are the target markets that have high growth potential in global markets, including 5 groups namely; High Jewelry: Rare jewelry pieces reflecting Thai delicacy i.e. The Replica of the Royal Barge by Beauty Gems. Heritage & Craftsmanship: Jewelry with an emphasis on culture […]

Ethical: a production chain must be overseen

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Representing the interests of the jewelry industry, Cibjo –World Jewellery Confederation, the most ancient international organization for this field. The Italian Gemological Institute adheres as well. The world of precious stones can rely today on important organizations that represent a balancing element in the complex dynamics connected to this sector, which is often in the […]

Diamonds, pearls and precious stones: a market on the rise

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The world trade of rubies, sapphires and emeralds has gone from 1 billion USD of 2003 to 7 USD dollars of 2016. And diamonds: young people are revolutionizing the trend. Gold, the metal representing luxury and power in the whole world, has given up its position of absolute hegemony on the market to give a […]

E-commerce in jewellery, opportunities not to overlook

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Federpreziosi has investigated the relationship between gold retailers and digital evolution. Numbers are decisively on the rise: Federorafi and Federpreziosi’s comments. The starting point: in Italy there are over 15 thousand jewellery stores. The decisive question: how much are these stores related to or do they interact with the web world? A whole lot! According […]

A growing success for Çilek Gold exports

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For the Turkish company Çilek Gold, 2017 confirmed an expanding trend, strengthening the growing progress in exports. Enes Çilek and Osman Çilek, the company managers, expressed their immense satisfaction for the positive trend, underlining that the success is the result of the marketing policy implemented a few years ago, focused on expanding the market area […]

Brazil, country of precious stones

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Economy on the rise is what is expected for 2019. Despite the persistence of a difficult economic situation, Brazil is considered among the few countries to be growing at a sustained rate Commercial exchanges between Italy and Brazil, the country of precious stones by excellence, registered in the first nine months of 2018 exportations for […]

Focus on Russia – Made in Italy jewellery is growing stronger. Notwithstanding, Italian jewellery showed excellent performance

To our surprise, Russia is among the markets that are leading the new start. Italian exports have increased by 22.2% in 2017. Medium level target, mostly female customer base. Russians seem to appreciate Italian-made jewels. In the period between January and August 2017 (Russian Customs data), the “Bel Paese” reached the third place (after China […]