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 27, 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

7-Nov

21-Nov

1-Dec

1-Dec

9-Jan

8-Dec

New York

7-Nov

21-Nov

1-Dec

1-Dec

9-Jan

22-Dec

Mumbai

**

21-Nov

12-Dec

12-Dec

over 5 months

**

Hong Kong

**

21-Nov

12-Dec

12-Dec

over 5 months

**

Bangkok

**

21-Nov

12-Dec

12-Dec

over 5 months

**

Johannesburg

**

21-Nov

12-Dec

12-Dec

over 5 months

**

Gaborone

**

21-Nov

12-Dec

12-Dec

over 5 months

**

Israel

**

14-Nov*

14-Nov*

14-Nov*

14-Nov*

**

Tokyo

**

21-Nov

12-Dec

12-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 27, 2014

 

Lab Location

Colored Stones

Carlsbad

14-Nov

New York

21-Nov

Mumbai

**

Hong Kong

7-Nov

Bangkok

5-Nov

Johannesburg

**

Gaborone

**

Israel

**

Tokyo

7-Nov


**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 27, 2014

 

Lab Location

Pearls

Carlsbad

**

New York

1-Dec

Mumbai

**

Hong Kong

**

Bangkok

17-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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