Gem-A and SSEF Announce Gem Testing Link-up

November 10, 2009 | No Comments

Press release from Gem-A & SSEF, Friday September 4, 2009

Gem-A and SSEF have signed a memorandum of understanding for Gem-A to outsource gemstone and pearl testing to SSEF (The Swiss Gemmological Institute) based in Basle, Switzerland. Although SSEF has operated internationally for many years, the new agreement will allow Gem-A’s UK Members the advantage of convenience and the cost benefits of consolidated shipping. The arrangement will start at 1 January 2010.

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Margriet Sopers

Margriet Sopers, FGA

Having a diploma in jewellery, FGA and a propaedeutic of the Academy of Art followed-up by interesting years as a jewellery expert at Sotheby's & Gemeentelijke Krediet Bank, as well as being a member for years of the Society of Jewellery Historians, I am glad to share with you today's world of jewellery.

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