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RapNet Trade Notice Regarding EGL Grading Reports
RapNet Trade Notice: September 9, 2014 Effective October 1, 2014, EGL will no longer be listed as a diamond grading report...
Polished Markets Sep 09, 2014 Rapaport
Bonyongo to Replace Gowans as Debswana's Director
Debswana's shareholders appointed Balisi Mohumi Bonyongo, the current chief operating officer, as managing director to take over...
Mining Nov 17, 2013 Deena Taylor
Synthetic, Lab-Grown Diamonds Being Mixed With Natural Parcels of Melee, Pointers
TRADE ALERT: Buyers Beware. Persistent reports that large amounts of synthetic lab grown diamonds are being mixed with natural diamonds in parcels...
Rough Markets Oct 17, 2013 Rapaport
Market Comments 1/26/2012
Research Jan 26, 2012
TRADE ALERT: India Imposes 2% Tax on Polished Imports
The Government of India has introduced a 2 percent tax on all polished diamond imports. The new legislation was effective on January 17, 2012. Previously...
Polished Markets Jan 19, 2012 Rapaport News
TRADE ALERT: Marange Diamonds, Human Rights Abuses
TRADE ALERT: The Kimberley Process with the approval of the World Diamond Council has just authorized the release of millions of carats of Marange...
Rough Markets Nov 03, 2011 Rapaport
Marange Rough
TRADE ALERT: Marange Diamonds
Marange goods expected to be released shortly. Responsible buyers should require supplier guarantee that they are not...
Fair Trade Jun 27, 2011 Rapaport News
Market Comments 6/23/2011
Steady traffic as Hong Kong show opens with high expectations for Far East polished demand. Rough trading strong with high teen...
Research Jun 23, 2011
Market Comments 3/24/2011
TRADE ALERT: KP authorizes export of Marange diamonds that violate U.S. OFAC regulations. Rapaport warns the trade not to deal in these diamonds or list...
Research Mar 24, 2011
TRADE ALERT: Marange Diamonds
August 12, 2010: The Kimberley Process (KP) has just certified approximately 900,000 carats of rough diamonds from Marange, Zimbabwe. While the...
Fair Trade Aug 12, 2010 Rapaport News
TRADE ALERT: Shipments of Uncertified Marange Diamonds About To Be Exported
June 6, 2010: We have received urgent and credible information about shipment(s) of Marange diamonds to be imminently dispatched to various destinations without proper documentation and...
Rough Markets Jun 06, 2010 Rapaport News
Market Comments 4/1/2010
Trading centers quiet due to Passover and Easter holidays. ALROSA 1Q production -7.6% to 8.5m cts with sales of $925m and net profit of $62.2m...
Research Apr 01, 2010
TRADE ALERT: Rapaport Bans Zimbabwe's Marange Diamonds
November 16, 2009: The Rapaport Group and the RapNet Diamond Trading Network are implementing an immediate trade ban on all diamonds from...
Polished Markets Nov 16, 2009 Rapaport News
TRADE ALERT: Rapaport Bans Zimbabwe Diamonds-Update on Nov. 16, 2009
November 12, 2010: The Rapaport Group and the RapNet Diamond Trading Network is implementing an immediate trading ban on all diamonds from Zimbabwe...
Fair Trade Nov 12, 2009 Rapaport News
TRADE ALERT: Warning to RapNet Members - possible fraud: Bragar Business
June 15, 2008: Eshed Diam Limited owned by Avraham Eshed and Ladd Diamonds Inc owned by Joseph Ladd are respected RapNet members...
Polished Markets Jun 15, 2008 Rapaport News
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