The fair's leaflet. Photo: bangkokgemsfair.com

Thailand's Ministry of Commerce is gearing up for the 56th Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair in September.

The biannual fair will be held at the Impact Arena in Meung Thong Thani, in Nonthaburi province; from September 10 to 14, 2015.

The event will be organised by the Department of International Trade Promotion, the Gems, Jewelry and Precious Metal Confederation of Thailand, and the Thai Gem and Jewelry Traders Association.

The biannual fair, held every February and September of each year, is aimed at pushing Thailand as one of the leading gems and jewelry producers in the world.

During the fair, high quality gold, silver, precious and semi-precious gemstones, loose stones such as diamonds and pearls, tools, and accessories will be available for purchase at bargain prices.-VNA/NNT