Analysis & Grading Return Dates

Below are the dates by which diamonds and gemstones submitted to GIA laboratories this week will be ready for pickup or shipment with their accompanying reports. Secondary services and transit times are not factored into the date. Return dates are updated weekly and represent GIA’s best estimate for items submitted in the current week.

For Items Submitted the Week of October 20, 2014
 


Lab Location

D-to-Z
4 Carats and Over

D-to-Z
2.00-3.99 Carats

D-to-Z
1.50-1.99 Carats

D-to-Z
1.00-1.49 Carats

D-to-Z
Under 1.00 Carat

Colored Diamonds
All Sizes

Carlsbad

31-Oct

14-Nov

21-Nov

21-Nov

2-Jan

1-Dec

New York

31-Oct

14-Nov

21-Nov

21-Nov

2-Jan

15-Dec

Mumbai

**

14-Nov

5-Dec

5-Dec

over 5 months

**

Hong Kong

**

14-Nov

5-Dec

5-Dec

over 5 months

**

Bangkok

**

14-Nov

8-Dec

8-Dec

over 5 months

**

Johannesburg

**

14-Nov

5-Dec

5-Dec

over 5 months

**

Gaborone

**

14-Nov

5-Dec

5-Dec

over 5 months

**

Israel

**

7-Nov*

7-Nov*

7-Nov*

7-Nov*

**

Tokyo

**

14-Nov

5-Dec

5-Dec

over 5 months

**


*Israel submissions are by appointment only.
**Service not performed at this location. Stones received here will be shipped to another GIA location for grading or identification.

For Items Submitted the Week of October 20, 2014

 

Lab Location

Colored Stones

Carlsbad

7-Nov

New York

14-Nov

Mumbai

**

Hong Kong

31-Oct

Bangkok

29-Oct

Johannesburg

**

Gaborone

**

Israel

**

Tokyo

31-Oct


**Service not performed at this location. Stones received here will be shipped to another GIA location for grading or identification.

For Items Submitted the Week of October 20, 2014

 

Lab Location

Pearls

Carlsbad

**

New York

1-Dec

Mumbai

**

Hong Kong

**

Bangkok

10-Nov

Johannesburg

**

Gaborone

**

Israel

**

Tokyo

**


**Service not performed at this location. Stones received here will be shipped to another GIA location for grading or identification.

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