Category: Colored Stone Market

Colored Stone Market

Reports from the colored stone market are as confusing as I have ever seen them. Some dealers are reporting successful business this summer, but many were disappointed with the lack of business. For those that…

Colored Stone Market

Despite the slowdown in sales for the U.S. jewelry industry, the colored stone market is experiencing growth. Last year was a record year for colored stone imports into the U.S. Among the leaders was emerald. Colombian…

Diamonds in Brief

According to IDEX trading network, global diamond prices are up slightly for the early part of the year. After a steady year in 2006, prices started to move slightly in 2007. The last few weeks…

Colored Stone Market

The market is slightly improved as the summer approaches. Activity in the colored stone market is concentrated in the finer quality products. Prices for many varieties in this category are up 20 to 30% from…

Colored Stone Market

Preliminary results suggest that the bulk of holiday sales are last minute again this season. Sales of luxury products are proving strongest in the entertainment categories. However, jewelry sales are expected to be slightly improved…