Become an AGTA Member

 

Affiliate Membership
In order to qualify for Membership in the following categories, companies must have been established for at least two years immediately preceding application for Membership and supply goods or services to the jewelry industry.

Associated Industry Professional
A company or individual who is involved in the industry such as appraisers, gemologists, gemological laboratories, lapidaries and others along this same line of operation.

Colored Diamond Dealer
A company that supplies natural or enhanced fancy colored diamonds.

Estate Dealer
A company that is operating in the estate and antique jewelry business selling colored gemstones and cultured pearls.

Manufacturer
A company that designs and/or produces jewelry pieces using colored gemstones or cultured pearls.

Retailer
A company or individual selling colored gemstones or cultured pearls directly to the end-user.

 Firm Membership
Companies qualifying for this type of Membership must maintain an inventory of 50% or more of loose colored gemstones or cultured pearls at the wholesale level. Additional requirements include that the company have been based in the United States or Canada for at least five years and the Member representative must have maintained a permanent office, of his/her own, in the United States, or Canada, for at least two years immediately preceding application for membership. During that time, half of their business must have been in unset natural colored gemstones or cultured pearls at the wholesale level.
Organization Information
FeeName
$650.00 Firm
$350.00 Affiliate

The American Gem Trade Association is committed to ethical business practices within the industry, and AGTA Members have an unwavering adherence to this responsibility. AGTA Members annually commit themselves to the Code of Ethics and Fair Business Practices

By continuing, I agree that I have read and agree to abide by AGTA’s Code of Ethics.

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