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Gem Symposium to Feature Synthetics Debate
The Sixth Mediterranean Gemmological & Jewellery Conference will feature a roundtable debate on marketing lab-grown diamonds.The conference
Polished Markets Jan 28, 2020 Rapaport News
WDC
WDC Welcomes New Executive Director
The World Diamond Council (WDC) has hired industry veteran Elodie Daguzan as executive director to succeed Marie-Chantal
Rough Markets Jan 28, 2020 Rapaport News
Swiss Watches
China Demand Drives Swiss Watch Growth
Swiss watch exports rose in December, as retailers stocked up in anticipation of the Chinese New Year.Shipments to all countries grew
Watches Jan 28, 2020 Rapaport News
Diamcor
Shift to Cheaper Rough Hits Diamcor Results
Diamcor Mining’s rough-diamond sales were flat year on year in the third fiscal quarter, as a shift to lower-quality goods
Mining Jan 27, 2020 Rapaport News
Petra
Petra Revenue Drops as Prices Weaken
Petra Diamonds’ shares fell 11% in early trading Monday after the miner reported a slide in revenue resulting
Mining Jan 27, 2020 Rapaport News
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Martin Rapaport to Speak at Palm Beach Show
Martin Rapaport will be one of a number of speakers at this year’s Palm Beach Show, where he will give a lecture
Polished Markets Jan 27, 2020 Rapaport News
Mountain Province
Rough Slump Hits Mountain Province
Sales of rough diamonds at Mountain Province fell 13% in 2019 as a glut in the midstream led to a challenging market.The company’s
Mining Jan 26, 2020 Rapaport News
De Beers
De Beers Sales Volume Down in 2019
De Beers’ sales fell 8% by volume last year amid a slowdown in the rough-diamond market and weak demand from
Mining Jan 26, 2020 Rapaport News
Alrosa
Weak Market Dents Alrosa Sales
Rough-diamond sales at Alrosa fell 26% in 2019 as an oversupply in the midstream led to weaker demand.Revenue for the year
Mining Jan 26, 2020 Rapaport News
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Rapaport Weekly Market Comment
Polished sentiment positive following steady holiday sales. Strong interest in 0.30 ct., D-F, IF-VS1, but high-end
Polished Markets Jan 23, 2020 Rapaport News
India gold jewelry
India: Chinese New Year Offering Some Optimism
Polished slower than usual for this time of year. Dealers worried about repeat of 2019 diamond glut
Research Jan 23, 2020 Rapaport News
De Beers rough
De Beers Plans Overhaul of Supply Policy
De Beers plans to abandon its practice of using sightholders’ purchase history as the main factor in determining how it allocates
Rough Markets Jan 23, 2020 Joshua Freedman
Gem Legacy
Gem Legacy Adds New Advisory Board Member
Craig Danforth will join the advisory board of Gem Legacy, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting African colored-gemstone
Mining Jan 23, 2020 Rapaport News
DelGatto Koin
DelGatto and Koin Partner on Tender Financing
DelGatto Diamond Finance will provide funding directly to customers of rough and polished tender operator Koin International.
Rough Markets Jan 23, 2020 Leah Meirovich
RetailRap
How to Sell Luxury Products to Millennials
Millennial consumers are independent, vocal, tech-savvy and used to getting what they want. They have disposable
Retail Jan 22, 2020 Leah Meirovich
BlueRock
New Production Strategy Pays Off for BlueRock
BlueRock Diamonds reported the first annual profit in its history, as sales grew amid increased production and
Mining Jan 21, 2020 Rapaport News
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GIA Examines Alrosa’s Matryoshka Diamond
Three months after Alrosa revealed its discovery of a diamond-within-a-diamond, the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) has proposed
Mining Jan 21, 2020 Rapaport News
NRF Holiday Sales
Holiday Sales Rise Amid Positive Sentiment
US retail sales increased 4.1% during the recent holiday season amid steady consumer confidence, the National
Retail Jan 20, 2020 Rapaport News
jewelry tariffs
US Trade Continues to Downsize
The US jewelry industry contracted in 2019 as the number of businesses closing shop continued to exceed new entrants. The
Retail Jan 20, 2020 Rapaport News
GIA Susan Jacques
JVC Honors GIA’s Susan Jacques
The Jewelers Vigilance Committee (JVC) has presented Gemological Institute of America (GIA) CEO Susan Jacques with
Polished Markets Jan 20, 2020 Rapaport News
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