The October 6-9 edition of Istanbul Jewelry Show saw an all-time high number of visitors, up 13% year-on-year, organisers said.
The event saw increases of 167% in the number of visitors from South America, 122% from Asia, 107% from North Africa, 90% from the Middle East, 84% from Russia and CIS countries, 64% from Europe, 64% from North America, including the United States, 45% from Africa and 41% from Balkan states.
With a view to boost exports, discover new markets and ensure that sellers maintain their current market share, the “International Buyer Delegation Program” was organised by the Jewellery Exporters’ Association of Türkiye and Informa Markets. As part of the programme, over 1,000 representatives of significant companies and brands were welcomed to the exhibition as buyers.
Designer Club, a joint project by Jewellery Exporters’ Association of Türkiye and Istanbul Jewelry Show, brought master and young jewellery designers together under one roof.
In a specially arranged area, designers attracted great attention by exhibiting their latest pieces.
“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 the Jewelry Industry” and “Art and Jewelry as a New Philosophy for Perceiving the World” were held with the participation of well-known names in the industry.