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26,000+ buyers from 143 countries met in Istanbul!

Istanbul Jewelry Show – October 2022 organized by Informa Markets between 06 to 09 October, 2022, as sponsored by Elmas Kule, gathered representatives of the jewelry industry from all around the world at Istanbul Expo Center. Products and services designed exclusively for the exhibition by 1,000 companies and brands from 12 countries were presented to 26,054 professionals of the industry from 143 countries. The orders placed during the exhibition and new business agreements accelerated the world jewelry trade at a considerable rate, in particular Türkiye’s jewelry export. In comparison with the exhibition held in October 2021, an increase by 13% has been achieved in the October 2022 exhibition and 38% of the visitors of the exhibition consisted of buyers from overseas.

 

11 October 2022, Istanbul – One of the most significant jewelry industry on the global calendar and held under the sponsorship of Elmas Kule, Istanbul Jewelry Show enabled new cooperation opportunities and a unique exchange of information, by bringing together important companies and brands of the industry, and professionals of the jewelry industry. JTR-Jewellery Technology Research assumed the knowledge sponsor role and Loomis undertook the safe sponsor role for the exhibition, where exhibitors received all their orders until the first quarter of 2023.

The October exhibition not only hosted the highest number of visitors in its history, but also a great increase in the number of visitor countries was achieved.

 In comparison with the exhibition held in October 2021, Istanbul Jewelry Show-October 2022 exhibition achieved an increase by 13% in the number of visitors. Again, in comparison with the October 2021 exhibition, the October 2022 exhibition achieved an increase by 167% in the number of visitors from the South American countries, 122% in the number of visitors from Asian countries, 107% in the number of visitors from the North African countries, 90% in the number of visitors from the Middle Eastern countries, 84% in the number of visitors from Russia and CIS countries, 64% in the number of visitors from the European countries, 64% in the number of visitors from the North American countries, including the United States of America, 45% in the number of visitors from African countries and 41% in the number of visitors from the Balkan states.

With a view to boost export, discover new markets for export products and ensure that sellers preserve their existing market share, the “International Buyer Delegation Program” was held by the Jewellery Exporters’ Association of Türkiye and Informa Markets. As part of the program, over 1000 representatives of significant companies and brands in the industry were welcomed to the exhibition as buyers.

Next-year trends of the Jewelry Industry made a debut

Designer Club, a joint project by Jewellery Exporters’ Association of Türkiye and Istanbul Jewelry Show, brought master and young jewelry designers under the same roof. At the area arranged specially at the exhibition area, designers attracted great attention by exhibiting their designs and the jewelries they created. “Art for Jewellery – Inspiration Hub” events were organized in collaboration with the Jewellery Exporters’ Association of Türkiye, Istanbul Chamber of Jewellers and Informa Markets. “Culture Art and Jewelry”, Panels on the “Impact of Fashion, Culture and Art on the Branding of Jewelry Industry” and “Art and Jewelry as a New Philosophy for Perceiving the World” were held with the participation of well-known names.

Exhibition held as sustainability-oriented

Adopting the sustainability vision, many environmentally-conscious works were carried out within the framework of the exhibition. In order to reduce carbon emissions, several green actions were taken such as reducing printed materials, recycling badges and exhibition carpets, ensuring electricity saving by using LED technology, conducting visitor surveys via tablet computers to reduce paper usage, and transportation of exhibitors and visitors to the exhibition area by means of public transportation to minimize CO2 emissions.

Founding Partner of Istanbul Jewelry Show, Şermin Cengiz: “Reaching a record high number of visitors at our 52nd exhibition is a great source of pride for all of us”

Şermin Cengiz said, “It is a great source of pride for us that Istanbul Jewelry Show that we have been organizing since 1986 has achieved the highest number of visitors among our October exhibitions held until today. We had hosted 36,500 buyers at our March 2022 exhibition and 26,504 buyers at our October 2022 exhibition, thus starting to host more than 63,000 jewelry industry professionals in a year. We had finished our March 2022 exhibition by growing into 6 halls, rather than 5. And, we organized our October 2022 exhibition at 4 halls, instead of 3, in parallel with such growth. We have achieved an excellent growth trend in 2022, in terms of the number of both exhibitors and visitors. We anticipate that Istanbul Jewelry Show will remain as a preferred organization for the world jewelry sector, for Türkiye in particular, and the number of our both exhibitors and visitors will also continue to increase in the upcoming years.

Players of the Jewelry Industry Came Together for the 51st time in Istanbul and new business deals made at the show brought momentum to the global jewelry industry…

Istanbul Jewelry Show-March 2022 broke records with the number of visitors and hosted 36.500 visitors from 147 countries with a 16% increase!


Organized by Informa Markets, with IGI as the main sponsor, between 24-27 March 2022 Istanbul Jewelry Show – March 2022 brought together, the players of the global jewelry industry at Istanbul Expo Center. Products and services developed specifically for the exhibition by 1250 companies and brands from 15 countries have been offered to the likes of sector’s professionals. Orders and new business deals made during the exhibition period brought momentum mainly to Turkish jewelry exports and also to global jewelry trade. While the March-2022 exhibition marked a 16% increase in number of visitors compared to March 2019 exhibition, 30,5% of the visitors comprised buyers from 147 countries.

30 March 2022, Istanbul – Recognized as one of the most prominent jewelry industry trade events in the global agenda and as main sponsored by IGI, the Global Authority in Diamond, Gemstone and Jewelry Grading, Istanbul Jewelry Show brought the leading companies and brands of the sector to the professionals of the jewelry industry in a safe manner, offering opportunities for new business collaborations and a unique platform for exchanging knowledge and information.

The exhibition hosted the highest number of visitors while achieving a huge increase in number of countries represented by visitors.

Compared to the exhibition organized in March 2019, Istanbul Jewelry Show-March 2022 Exhibition achieved a 16% increase in the number of visitors. Again, compared to March 2019 Exhibition, March 2022 Exhibition saw a 134% increase in number of visitors from South America, 97% increase in number of visitors from Africa, 94% increase in number of visitors from North America, 76% increase in number of visitors from Oceania, 35% increase in number of visitors from Europe and a 4% increase in number of visitors from Middle East. While March 2019 Exhibition hosted visitors from 110 countries, for March 2022 exhibition, this figure increased to 147.visitors ever while achieving a huge increase in number of countries represented by visitors.

The exhibition also featured the “International Buyer Delegation Program” organized with the goal of increasing jewelry exports, finding new markets and preserving the market share. As part of the program, over 1000 representatives from leading companies and brands of the jewelry sector were hosted as buyers at the exhibition.

Designer Market was again where the heart of jewelry design beat!

Designers joining Designer Market which was organized as part of Istanbul Jewelry Show showcased their latest designs to the visitors of the exhibition. Growing every year and followed closely by professionals, Designer Market is a special platform where trend setting designs of the global jewelry market are showcase for the first time, designers get the chance to meet producers to exchange ideas and where jewelry design ideas for the upcoming year are developed.

UBM Rotaforte Founding Partner Şermin Cengiz: ''It's a great source of honor for all of us that our 51st Exhibiton achieved record number of visitors''

Cengiz said “It’s an honor for us that March organization of Istanbul Jewelry Show which we’ve been organizing since 1986, reached the highest number of visitors among all other March exhibitions ever. Growing parallel to the growth of the sector, our exhibition has been ranked among the top five jewelry exhibitions of the world. We believe that it will continue to be a preferred event for the global jewelry industry and mainly for Turkey and that the trend of increase in number of visitors will continue”. Şermin Cengiz said “Exhibitions are critical spots for their respective sectors. Making new business deals, getting new orders and meeting new professionals of the sector in order to enter new markets is only possible at the exhibitions. All meetings made at our March 2022 Exhibition will bring momentum to the global jewelry industry and especially to Turkish jewelry industry.”

Players of the Jewelry Industry met in Istanbul for the 50th time, fueling global jewelry commerce with new business deals at the exhibition…

Istanbul Jewelry Show-October 2021 hosted a total of 23.038 visitors from 128 countries!


Organized by Informa Markets under HRD Antwerp sponsorship between 7-10 October 2021, Istanbul Jewelry Show – October 2021, brought together at Istanbul Expo Center, the leading players of the jewelry industry from across the world. Products and services prepared specifically for this exhibition by 800 companies and brands from 10 countries, have been introduced to the likes of sector professionals. Orders given and new business deals made during the exhibition, made positive contributions to the global jewelry trade and especially to Turkish jewelry exports. Compared to October 2019 exhibition, number of visitors saw a 14% increase this year and 43% of the visitors were buyers coming from 127 different countries.

Organized under sponsorship of HRD Antwerp, the leading European Authority of the sector which ensures confidence in the sector all over the world, Istanbul Jewelry Show which is one of the most important jewelry sector events in the global agenda, brought together the leading companies and brands of the sector and sector’s professionals in a safe setting, providing new business opportunities and a platform for information sharing.

Ever Increasing Global Interest in the Event

Compared to October 2019 exhibition, number of visitors saw a 14% increase at Istanbul Jewelry Show-October 2021. Again, compared to October 2019 Exhibition, October 2021 event saw a 45% increase in European visitors, 43% increase in visitors from Russia and CIS countries, 37% increase in North America which also includes USA, and 10% increase in visitors from Middle East countries.

The exhibition also featured an “International Buyer Delegation Program” organized with the goal of increasing jewelry
exports, finding new markets and preserving the market share. As part of the program, representatives from leading companies and brands from the target markets of the jewelry sector have been hosted as buyers at the exhibition.

Designer Market has been once again where the heart of jewelry design beat!

Designers joining Designer Market which is organized as part of Istanbul Jewelry Show showcased their latest designs and signature jewelry products. Growing every year and followed closely by professionals, Designer Market is a special platform where trend setting designs of the global jewelry market are showcase for the first time, designers get the chance to meet producers to exchange ideas and where jewelry design ideas for the upcoming year are developed.

Your Health and Safety has been the main focus of our events

Istanbul Jewelry Show has been organized in accordance with Informa AllSecure health and safety standards. As the leading organizer of the prominent trade events in the world, with the goal of achieving maximum levels of hygiene and safety at its exhibitions, Informa has developed a series of detailed measures which aim to ensure all participants feel they are in a safe and controlled setting.

UBM Rotaforte Founding Partner Şermin Cengiz: “We are proud to have successfully completed our 50th Exhibition”

Cengiz said: “It’s been a source of pride for us that we’ve managed to organize Istanbul Jewelry Show for the 50th time since 1986 and also that we’ve reached the highest number of visitors for an October exhibition with this 50th organization. Growing in parallel to the growth of the sector, our exhibition has been constantly ranked among the top five jewelry exhibitions in the world. We believe it will continue to be the preferred event for the global jewelry industry and especially for the Turkish jewelry industry and number of visitors and exhibitors will continue to increase in the coming years as well”. Şermin Cengiz continued as follows: “Exhibitions are the most critical spots for the sectors they’re organized for. Exhibitions are the only setting where business deals can be made, new orders can be given at the exhibitions, and new sector professionals can be met in person to reach new markets. All contacts made at our October 2021 exhibition will help accelerate trade in global jewelry industry and especially in Turkey.”

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