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 15, 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

26-Sep

10-Oct

17-Oct

17-Oct

1-Dec

24-Oct

New York

26-Sep

10-Oct

17-Oct

17-Oct

1-Dec

7-Nov

Mumbai

**

10-Oct

31-Oct

31-Oct

over 5 months

**

Hong Kong

**

10-Oct

31-Oct

31-Oct

over 5 months

**

Bangkok

**

10-Oct

31-Oct

31-Oct

over 5 months

**

Johannesburg

**

10-Oct

31-Oct

31-Oct

over 5 months

**

Gaborone

**

10-Oct

31-Oct

31-Oct

over 5 months

**

Israel

**

3-Oct*

3-Oct*

3-Oct*

3-Oct*

**

Tokyo

**

10-Oct

31-Oct

31-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 15, 2014

 

Lab Location

Colored Stones

Carlsbad

10-Oct

New York

10-Oct

Mumbai

**

Hong Kong

24-Sep

Bangkok

24-Sep

Johannesburg

**

Gaborone

**

Israel

**

Tokyo

24-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 15, 2014

 

Lab Location

Pearls

Carlsbad

**

New York

31-Oct

Mumbai

**

Hong Kong

**

Bangkok

22-Sep

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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