First appeared over FloatingPath.

China has had greater year over year increases in jewelry demand than any other nation, particularly in its Hong Kong region, U.S. Global Investors reports. Jewelry demand in China is up well over 30% in 2013 as compared with 2012.

Most nations have experienced substantially higher demand for jewelry this year as the global economy slowly recovers, but interest is actually declining in the U.K., Italy, and South Korea.

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