Jewelry Stores in China: Market Research Report

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Jewelry Stores Market Research Report | Jun 2014

IBISWorld’s Jewelry Stores market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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As household incomes rose and living standards improved, jewelry purchases have increased rapidly in China. For China's most popular jewelry category, gold jewelry, consumption volumes in China increased from 224.1 tons in 2004 to 716.5 tons in 2013, representing annualized growth of over 20.0%. In the five years through 2014, total revenue for the Jewelry Store industry in China has been growing at an annualized rate of 22.9% to $98.9 billion. China has become the largest consumer of gemstone, jade and platinum jewelry in the world, and the second-largest consumer of gold jewelry (after India) and diamond jewelry (after the United States).

Jewelry price levels fluctuated greatly in recent years due to global financial volatility.... purchase to read more

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Gold jewelry

Gold jewelry is the most popular jewelry product in China, accounting for about 60.0% of industry revenue. Over 80.0% of gold in China is processed into jewelry and the remainder is used in the manufacturing sector. Annual domestic consumption of gold jewelry has increased from less than 250 tons in 2005 to more than 716.5 tons in 2013, and China is now the second-largest gold jewelry consumer in the world after India.

Although worldwide gold demand was heavily hit by the global financial crisis in the second half of 2008, gold jewelry consumption has been growing steadily in China due to people's growing knowledge of gold's value-preservation function. Gold jewelry is particularly popular in rural areas... purchase to read more


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What is the Jewelry Stores Industry?

Jewelry Stores in China are mainly engaged in the retail sale of jewelry and ornaments made of gold, silver, platinum and other precious metals and their alloys, as well as diamonds, jade, pearls and other precious stones.

Industry Products
Gold jewelryGemstone jewelryDiamond jewelryPlatinum jewelry
Industry Activities
Gold jewelry retailingPlatinum jewelry retailingDiamond jewelry retailingSilver jewelry retailingPearl jewelry retailingGemstone jewelry retailingOther jewelry retailing

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