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New Boss Looks to Streamline Alrosa
Alrosa’s new president is planning a cost-reduction program that is likely to include job cuts as he seeks to make the operation
News Jul 04, 2017 Rapaport News
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Gem Diamonds 3Q Sales Flat
Gem Diamonds reported that third quarter sales rose by less than 1 percent to $51.9 million. Sales from
News Oct 28, 2010 Avi Krawitz
Rockwell Diamonds 1H Sales +118% to $18M
Rockwell Diamonds first half production from its three mines rose 18 percent to 14,168 carats and rough diamonds sold, at an average price of $1,243
News Oct 18, 2010 Denise Romano
New Diamond Mines Found in Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe's minister of mines, Obert Mpofu, told the Sunday Mail, that he received preliminary results of the existence of diamond mines in areas such as Binga,
News Oct 12, 2010 Denise Romano
Rio Tinto's 2Q Diamond Production +182%
Rio Tinto reported that its diamond production rose 182 percent year on year to 3.61 million carats during the second quarter, noting
News Jul 14, 2010 Avi Krawitz
Firestone Commences Production at BK11
Firestone Diamonds commenced phase-one production at its BK11 kimberlite property in Botswana through its subsidiary, Monak Venture. The mining company has 20 such
News Jul 12, 2010 Jeff Miller
A Branding Opportunity
The debacle surrounding Zimbabwe’s manipulation of the Kimberley Process (KP) poses significant challenges to the diamond industry. Along with the concern that
Analysis Jul 08, 2010 Avi Krawitz
Rapaport Weekly Market Report 07/02/2010
Between the LinesShow Time: Prices in Hong Kong Rise, But Not to the Level of Cutting CentersThere were mixed reports from the June
Analysis Jul 02, 2010 Avi Krawitz
Does the AWDC Board Represent Belgium?
The Antwerp diamond community elected new board members of the Antwerp World Diamond Centre (AWDC), the city’s umbrella organization for promoting
Features Jul 01, 2010 Marc Goldstein
Lucara, Botswana Form Marketing Arrangement
Lucara Diamond and its partner African Diamonds completed a marketing arrangement with Botswana through their joint-venture company, Boteti, wherein production from
News Jun 29, 2010 Jeff Miller
Rapaport Weekly Market Report 06/17/2010
Between the LinesRough Market: Lucara Becomes a Diamond ProducerCanada-based Lucara Diamond announced that it has started production at its Mothae mine in Lesotho and
Analysis Jun 18, 2010 Avi Krawitz
Lucara Begins Production at Lesotho Diamond Mine
Lucara Diamond Corp. has launched production at its Mothae mine in Lesotho and expects to achieve its plant capacity within 45 days. The company
News Jun 15, 2010 Avi Krawitz
Rapaport Weekly Market Report 06/10/2010
Between the LinesShow Time: Vegas SatisfiesDiamond vendors at the JCK Las Vegas show appeared satisfied that the event represented a vast improvement
Analysis Jun 11, 2010 Avi Krawitz
IGE Resources' June Diamond Sale Garners $500K
IGE Resources reported sales of approximately $0.5 million for diamonds from its Cassanguidi mine in Angola. The Swedish company sold 2,760 carats
News Jun 09, 2010 Avi Krawitz
Rockwell Diamonds Posts $7M Loss for Fiscal 2010
Rockwell Diamonds posted a net loss of $6.7 million (CAD 7 million) in fiscal 2010 as the impact of the recession lingered, but said it is going ahead
News Jun 01, 2010 Avi Krawitz
Trans Hex Moves From Loss to Profit in Fiscal 2010
South African diamond miner Trans Hex moved to profit in fiscal 2010 as sales improved and prices rose.“After a difficult previous financial year, when
News May 31, 2010 Avi Krawitz
ACR Executive Released in Harare
African Consolidated Resources (ACR) reported that Ian Harris, the firm's financial controller in Zimbabwe, was released on bail following his arrest this
News May 11, 2010 Jeff Miller
No Dirty Gold Campaign Now Lists 70 Jewelry Firms
Four more jewelry companies pledged not to use dirty gold: Robbins Brothers, Meghan Connolly Haupt, D.NEA and Bario Neal. The addition
News May 06, 2010 Jeff Miller
WDC to Host Panel Discussion at JCK Vegas
Press Release: The World Diamond Council (WDC) will be hosting a panel discussion during the educational program of the upcoming JCK Las Vegas
Press Release May 06, 2010 World Diamond Council
The Bull That Wears Bling
The diamond market has largely followed trends on Wall Street throughout the recession, a practice that has continued in 2010 through this April’s
Features May 01, 2010 Avi Krawitz
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