From what I understand, jewelry (and pretty much anything else)
that is imported to the US must have a country-of-origin mark or
The actual piece of jewelry does not need a mark or tag of origin.
this is purely for customs purposes, so "Country of Origin" is
required on customs (import/export) papers. This is because
customs/duties are different depending upon where the item is
produced. For example, items are duty-free if produced in certain
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