Vicenza is well know as the world jewelry capital
The Vicenza jewelery production is composed of over a thousand active companies representing the 10% of the entire national sector. About half are high-level artisan companies for jewelery and precious stones. The Vicenza district has maintained its position in the Italian production of precious objects for decades and in recent years has recorded a significant growth despite the negative economic situation worldwide. A good part of the Italian jewels sold abroad starts from Vicenza, therefore consecrated not only as the main production hub, but also as a nerve center for exports, which has also increased in recent years. The turnover generated at national level manages a large market share of 1/4. A part of the great development of the Vicenza goldsmith industry is due to the capacity of the fair sector, which dedicates several events to the jewelery industry each year, recording a world record of attendance. This is where buyers and jewelery operators meet and market trends are identified.