Indonesia- the Land of Pearls

Indonesia Supplies 43% of World’s Pearl

Indonesia is the world’s largest producer of the South Sea Pearl with 43% of the world supply. Indonesia’s world trade value is ranked 9th with an export value of US$ 29.4 million or 2.07% of the total value of the world’s pearl export, which reaches US$ 1.4 billion.

 

This was conveyed by the Minister of Marine Affairs and Fisheries, Sharif C. Sutardjo, at the Pre-Launching of the Indonesian South Sea Pearls Book, in Nusa Dua, Bali, on September 7.

A Pearl farm in Indonesia:

 

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Categories: Asia, Indonesia

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