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U.S. Jewelry Store Sales Rise in March
U.S. specialty jewelry store sales increased 3 percent year on year to $2.12 billion in March, according to the latest...
Retail May 30, 2016 Rapaport News
Mahesh Khemlani
Panama Diamond Exchange Gets New Name
The Panama Diamond Exchange has been renamed the World Jewelry & Diamond Hub, Panama, to reflect...
Polished Markets May 30, 2016 Rapaport News
Reuven Kaufman
DDC Consolidating New York Supply at Vegas Show
The Diamond Dealers Club (DDC) of New York will display diamonds supplied by its members in a separate DDC...
Polished Markets May 30, 2016 Rapaport News
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EU Eyes 2018 Kimberley Process Chairmanship
The European Union (EU) is bidding for the role of Kimberley Process vice chair in 2017, meaning it would...
Rough Markets May 30, 2016 Rapaport News
Ahmed Bin Sulayem
Kimberley Process to Readmit CAR, Venezuela
The Central African Republic (CAR) and Venezuela are edging closer to a return to the Kimberley Process (KP)...
Rough Markets May 29, 2016 Rapaport News
Tom Moses GIA
GIA to Launch Synthetic Testing Service for Melee
The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) is piloting a service to sift out synthetics and treated diamonds from melee....
Technology May 29, 2016 Rapaport News
Weaker High End Weighs on Swiss Watch Exports
Swiss watch exports fell in April with significantly fewer higher-end and precious-metal timepieces shipped out of the...
Watches May 29, 2016 Rapaport News
‘Ever Us’ Sales Lift Signet’s 1Q Revenue
Signet Jewelers reported sales increased in the first fiscal quarter off the back of a stronger performance by select...
Retail May 29, 2016 Rapaport News
Philippe Mellier
Philippe Mellier Resigns as De Beers CEO
Philippe Mellier stepped down as chief executive officer of De Beers with Bruce Cleaver appointed to replace him, the...
Mining May 29, 2016 Rapaport News
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Rapaport Weekly Indian Market Report
Market slow with many manufacturers closed for school vacation or working at reduced production levels. Seasonal lull...
Research May 26, 2016 Rapaport News
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Anglo American (+13%) led U.K.-based mining stocks this past week on news of strong sales at the fourth...
Financial-Legal May 26, 2016 Rapaport News
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Dominion’s Sales Decline 5% in 1Q
Dominion Diamond Corporation reported a slower pace of decline in quarterly revenue after last year’s slump as rough prices...
Mining May 26, 2016 Rapaport News
Rapaport Weekly Market Comment
Rounds: Vegas expectations mixed amid weak consumer demand. Polished markets slow with some traders very selectively building stock for JCK....
Polished Markets May 26, 2016 Rapaport News
Frederic Cumenal Tiffany
Tiffany Cuts Earnings Forecast as 1Q Sales Fall
Tiffany & Co. reported a drop in quarterly revenue and profit, while lowering its earnings guidance, because...
Retail May 26, 2016 Rapaport News
Alrosa Zarnitsa diamond
ALROSA Finds Largest Diamond in Zarnitsa's History
ALROSA discovered a 207.29-carat rough diamond at its Zarnitsa mine in the Russian republic of Yakutia. The gem-quality diamond...
Mining May 25, 2016 Rapaport News
Cullinan Dream
‘Cullinan Dream’ to Lead Christie’s New York Auction
The largest fancy intense blue diamond ever offered at auction is to go under the hammer at Christie’s New York...
Retail May 25, 2016 Rapaport News
India Arch
India Tax Changes: One Win, One Defeat for Jewelers
The Indian government reversed a decision to broaden the application of a jewelry tax but is standing by a new stringency requiring...
Financial-Legal May 25, 2016 Rapaport News
Laurence and Francois Graff
Graff Diamonds’ Profit Slumps 74% in 2015
Graff Diamonds Limited, the U.K. subsidiary of Graff Diamonds Holdings, reported sales slid and profit nosedived...
Retail May 24, 2016 Rapaport News
Hong Kong
Hong Kong Jeweler Tse Sui Luen’s Profit Dives 40%
Tse Sui Luen, a Hong Kong-based jeweler, reported revenue declined and profit plummeted in the past fiscal...
Retail May 24, 2016 Rapaport News
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