Silver mining earrings can now be purchased in the United States for $10 a pop.
The new trade embargo applies to silver mined in the U.S. from January 1, 2018 through January 31, 2019.
The trade ban also applies to gold and platinum, according to a statement by the Department of Commerce.
There is no prohibition on making gold or platinum earrings.
Silver mines in Mexico are also exempt from the ban.
“As of January 1st, 2018, the United Kingdom will no longer be exempt from this trade embargo,” the statement said.
“Silver mining is the largest domestic source of silver in the world, and the U