VIVA News reports: Indonesia's Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Fadel Muhammad, has announced that Indonesia is now the No. 1 pearl producer worldwide, reaching 53 percent of the market.
Therefore, to improve the pearl's quality, the government will invite pearl experts to the country in an attempt to farm better even pearls.
Already, "the biggest pearl species found in the Philippines and Australia is from Lombok," Muhammad told VIVA News.
Lombok is famous in the pearl community for its gorgeous golden pearls. We have a few examples of South Sea golden pearls in stock: