GIA Announces Israel Laboratory

GIA Announces Israel Laboratory

The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) will open a new facility in the Israeli Diamond Exchange in September 2012. It's eighth global facility will provide on-site laboratory services, including GIA Diamond Grading Reports, Diamond Dossiers, and related services. "The opening of the GIA facility is of major significance to the Israeli diamond industry and advances our position as a global diamond trading hub," said Moti Ganz,Chairman is Israel Diamond Institute Group of Companies (IDI).

"Having a GIA Laboratory on-site in Israel will save the diamond trade both precious time and costs," said Avraham Traub, President of Israel Diamond Manufacturers Association (IsDMA).

Frank Fisher

Author: Frank Fisher

Frank Fisher (Sasha Evdakov) started learning about diamonds at a young age through his cultural background and family influence. He spent years being mentored by the best diamond dealers and has been studying diamonds and the diamond market since 1998.