Diamond Imports by Country

Global purchases of imported diamond totaled US$117.4 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of diamond imports for all importing countries was down by an average -7.3% since 2012 when diamond purchases were valued at $126.7 billion. Year over year, imported diamonds retreated by a modest -0.7% from 2015 to 2016. From a continental perspective, Asian […]

Jewelry Exports by Country

Global sales from jewelry exports by country amounted to US$95.3 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of jewelry exports were down by an average -15.3% for all exporting countries since 2012 when jewelry shipments were valued at $112.5 billion. Year over year, the value of global jewelry exports dipped -11.8% from 2015 to 2016. Among […]

Diamond Exports by Country

Global sales from diamonds exports by country amounted to US$127.6 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of diamonds exports were down by an average -6.1% for all exporting countries since 2012 when diamonds shipments were valued at $136 billion. Year over year, the value of exported diamonds retreated by a modest -0.8% from 2015 to […]

Gold Exports by Country

Global sales from gold exports by country in 2016 amounted to US$324.6 billion. Overall, the value of gold exports were down by an average -15.4% for all exporting countries since 2012 when gold shipments were valued at $383.5 billion. However, the value of global gold exports appreciated by 5.8% from 2015 to 20165. Among continents, […]

Silver Exports by Country

Global sales from silver exports by country amounted to US$18.2 billion in 2016. Overall, the value of silver exports were down by an average -49.1% for all exporting countries since 2012 when silver shipments were valued at $35.8 billion. Year over year, the value of global silver exports dropped by a modest -2.7% from 2015 […]

Platinum Exports by Country

Platinum exports by country totaled US$21.6 billion in 2015. That value represents a -32.4% decline since 2011 and a -15.5% drop from 2014 to 2015. The 4-digit Harmonized Tariff System code prefix for unwrought or semi-manufactured platinum is 7110. Also included in that code are palladium, rhodium, iridium, osmium and ruthenium.   Platinum Exports by […]

Palladium Exports by Country

Palladium is a silvery-white rare metal used to make vehicle catalytic converters, jewelry, timepieces, electrical contacts, surgical instruments, spark plugs and blood sugar test strips. Like gold, silver and platinum, palladium is used for bullion with its own currency codes. Overall palladium exports by country totaled US$7.8 billion in 2015, down by an average -2.7% […]