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 September 1, 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

12-Sep

26-Sep

17-Oct

17-Oct

12-Dec

10-Oct

New York

12-Sep

26-Sep

17-Oct

17-Oct

26-Dec

24-Oct

Mumbai

**

26-Sep

17-Oct

17-Oct

over 5 months

**

Hong Kong

**

26-Sep

17-Oct

17-Oct

over 5 months

**

Bangkok

**

26-Sep

17-Oct

17-Oct

over 5 months

**

Johannesburg

**

26-Sep

17-Oct

17-Oct

over 5 months

**

Gaborone

**

26-Sep

17-Oct

17-Oct

over 5 months

**

Israel

**

19-Sep*

19-Sep*

19-Sep*

19-Sep*

**

Tokyo

**

26-Sep

17-Oct

17-Oct

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 September 1, 2014

 

Lab Location

Colored Stones

Carlsbad

19-Sep

New York

26-Sep

Mumbai

**

Hong Kong

10-Sep

Bangkok

9-Sep

Johannesburg

**

Gaborone

**

Israel

**

Tokyo

10-Sep


**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 September 1, 2014

 

Lab Location

Pearls

Carlsbad

**

New York

17-Oct

Mumbai

**

Hong Kong

**

Bangkok

3-Oct

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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