Jewelry & Watches: Global Industry Guide is an essential resource for top-level data and analysis covering the Jewelry & Watches industry. It includes detailed data on market size and segmentation, textual analysis of the key trends and competitive landscape, and profiles of the leading companies. This incisive report provides expert analysis on a global, regional and country basis.
The global jewelry & watches market grew by 7.3% in 2011 to reach a value of $235.4 billion.
In 2016, the global jewelry & watches market is forecast to have a value of $336.9 billion, an increase of 43.1% since 2011.
Jewelry is the largest segment of the global jewelry & watches market, accounting for 86.2% of the market's total value.
Asia-Pacific accounts for 40.9% of the global jewelry & watches market value.
The jewelry and watches market includes gold, silver and other precious jewelry such as diamonds, platinum, precious stones (sapphires, emeralds and rubies), pearls (natural and cultured) and semi-precious stones (e.g. quartz, opal, topaz, amethyst, coral etc.). Costume jewelry is excluded.
All watches for men, women and children are included. The market is valued at retail prices, and all currency conversions are performed using constant average 2010 exchange rates.