Due to a Patent restriction covering all Silicon Carbide crystal types, the Amora lab gem cannot be offered for sale in the following 27 countries below until at least 2015. The US is the first to expire, in roughly August, 2015.
Customer's in countries not shown below will be able to purchase Amora H&A as soon as we have them available.
Silicon Carbide Gemstones – Patent protection is in effect until 2016 on most:
Note that the patent in Korea was thrown out due to "lack of innovation" and thus customer in Korea may purchase future Amora's at any time.
Until the patents in the above countries expire or are invalidated, we cannot sell any Amora H&A to customers in those countries.
Customers in the above countries can purchase our Amora enhanced Moissanite, but again, cannot purchase the Amora H&A lab gem.