Jewelry exports up to $166m.

Jewelry exports rose 2 percent to $166 million in the first half of 2006, the Israel Exports Institute said Wednesday.

By AVI KRAWITZ
August 17, 2006 07:44

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

Jewelry exports rose 2 percent to $166 million in the first half of 2006, the Israel Exports Institute said Wednesday. The IEE said that in the January to June period, exports of silver jewelry rose 58% over the parallel six months last year to $13.3m., while international sales of fashion jewelry grew 34% to $19.3m. and that of gold studded jewelry increased 2% to $60m. Exports of regular gold jewelry dropped 10% to $73m. Some 52% of the exports were to the US, 12% to England, 5% to Switzerland and the remaining 4% to Hong Kong.

Related Content

The Teva Pharmaceutical Industries
April 30, 2015
Teva doubles down on Mylan, despite rejection

By GLOBES, NIV ELIS