ule Mogok Gems Trading has been one of the jewel market leaders in Myanmar for over half a century. Using the purest and finest natural gems, which has been passed down for three generations creating. Founded in 1957, the masterpieces of Sule Mogok have defined class and celebrated the Myanmar's most finest and one-of-a-kind jewelry. Providing an unforgettable memory has been Sule Mogok's top priority. Our skilled professionals are standing by to assist you find the perfect gift, placing orders or simply learning about Sule Mogok designs. Sule Mogok creates designs combines traditional essence with modern designs, an evolution. This collection traces the outlines of a style that is both modern and daring. Explore a rich heritage filled with legendary Myanmar jewels with us.
U Ohn Khine is the founder of Sule Mogok Gems. He was a big jewelry exporter back in the days and used to own ruby mines in Mogok, the city that is famous for its rubies locally and internationally. As he export gems to international market, his house in Mogok hosts many international buyers whom stayed at the house while dealing business. In 1969, when Myanmar went through a Nationalization process across the country, all the mines were confiscated as part of the nation-wide campaign. That's when he decided to move to Yangon and opened the shop in Sule pagoda road, currently East Hotel. He then changed the name from "Mogok Gems Trading" to "Sule Mogok Gems Trading". Daw Khin Than Khine, on of U Ohn Khine'ss children, was born and raised in Mogok where she started her journey into the gems and jewelry business. She also met her husband, U Khin Maung Kyi who owned the gems crafting factory in Mogok and got married in 1982 and have 3 children. The couple moved back to Yangon after their marriage and that's when U Ohn Khine handed over the business to his daughter Daw Khin Than Khine.
In 1990, as a business expansion, they opened a branch in Bogyoke Market, one of the most iconic places in Yangon which hosts gems shops, antique shops, clothing shops and many other line of businesses. There they made many customers from around the world. They have been travelling to international trade fair in all over the world, with the countries like the USA, UK, Australia, Thailand, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, China, Singapore, Bhutan, Japan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and counting. Their intention is to introduce and provide foreigners exceptional Myanmar jewelry at reasonable prices.
In 2012, "The Sule Mogok Pty" Ltd was established in Sydney, Australia. It was set-up by their daughter, Sue Yie Mon Zin, who was living in Australia at that time. Currently, she is now running their new branch at Myanmar Gems Trade Centre.
U Ohn Khine
Born in Mogok, famous for its Rubies, he founded of Sule Mogok Gems Trading with the vision to promote Burmese Gems to be world famous, Burmese Ruby in particularly, and trade gems in the international market.
U Khin Maung Kyi
Husband of Daw Khin Than Khine, born in Mogok and grew up around goldsmiths. He has a background of crafting factory and currently the Vice - Chairperson in the Myanmar Gems Association.
Daw Khin Than Khine
Daughter of U Ohn Khine, she has a deep love and appreciation for the beauty of precious stones. She grew up in her father's Ruby mines in Mogok and around gemologists. She learnt the art of the business from the basics and accumulated her knowledge and skills over the years. She is a veteran in the business with over 40 years of hands-on experience from the excavation to the final cutting and polishing of the stones.
Sue Yie Mon Zin @ Sweetie
Daughter of U Khin Maung Kyi and Daw Khin Than Khine, graduated Bachelor and Masters degrees from Monash University, Australia. She is the third Generation in the Jewel business, whom has opened the second branch in 2012 in Australia. She also did her Accredited Professional Jewelry (A.J.P) course from GIA.