“Make your move, Select Armenia” – Second largest exporter of diamonds within the CIS region

Business Armenia has released a marketing package presenting investment opportunities of Jewelry sector. According to the research included in this package, Armenia is the second largest exporter of diamonds in the CIS region.

Last year, more than 50% of Armenian Jewelry industry production was exported to Switzerland. The sector constitutes 13% of Armenian total export. The Jewelry production increased by 36% in 2017 alone and the average annual growth of diamonds processing was more than 50% between 2014 and 2017.

Among the incentives in the jewelry industry is VAT discharge for import and sale of gold & valuable stones, no VAT for sale of unfinished gold jewelry as well as the existence of a free economic zone for the companies operating in jewelry, watch-making and diamond cutting industries.

The package also includes a video presenting the main indicators, privileged trade regimes and incentives of the jewelry sector:


It is addressed to foreign investors and is presented under “Select Armenia” brand with “Make your move, Select Armenia” Slogan.

You can find the entire package, including jewelry sector overview brochure and video on Select Armenia platform.


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