Perlas del Cortez, was founded in October 1999, with the objective of beginning a commercial cultivation of Concha Nacar and Mother Pearl Oyster in The Bay of La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico.
A group of specialist professionals in the cultivation of bivalve mollusks, all of them marine biologists, constitute the company, their experience in the experimental cultivation of other species like the oyster, the lion hand scallop , the catarina scallop and pearl oysters, motivated them to begin this commercial adventure.
All the research efforts added during more than 15 years, as well as the Government's of Baja California Sur, Mexico resolved support, made possible the beginning of activities of Perlas del Cortez.
The company produces half pearls or mabés and harvest of free pearls. All the pieces have a fundamental characteristic, the quality of the incomparable mother pearl that has distinguished the native pearls from the Gulf of California.
The Aquaculturists from Perlas del Cortez make their best effort so the final product has the best quality, providing the necessary cares in order that, after implanting the animals, they let the nature creates its own miracle, the pearls."
Dr. Carlos Juventino Cáceres Martínez
BEAUTIFULL CHIC JEWELRY
The company is committed to two main objectives; the first one is the conservation of natural populations everlasting to future generations, and the second one is to grow these species to induce the formation of half pearls (mabes) and free pearls for commercialization
Perlas Cortez Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada Microindustrial, makes the cultivation of Concha Nacar Pteria sterna and mother of Pearl Pinctada mazatlanica in the Bay of La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico, for the production of pearls and half pearls of the highest quality in the market