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Source Country Traders in the Gemstone Supply Chain

Saturday, August 12

10:15 a.m.

Presented By

Eric Braunwart, Founder, Columbia Gem House; and others TBA

The colored gemstone supply chain is often described as complex, opaque, and impossible to trace, but it doesn't need to be that way. Forging business relationships with source country traders can facilitate the traceability and compliance that the jewelry industry is looking for and offer breathing room to focus on lifting mining communities and source country business infrastructures.