HRD Antwerp Opens Lab in Istanbul

HRD Antwerp announced today the official opening of its first gemological lab outside Antwerp in the Turkish jewelry and commercial center of Istanbul.

The Istanbul lab will provide on-the-spot diamond jewelry certification services to Turkish jewelers. Jewelry purchasers will receive an independent, objective analysis of jewelry items, and Turkish jewelry manufacturers will benefit from being able to receive jewelry reports from the local lab with a minimum waiting time and no overseas shipment costs.