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De Beers
De Beers Cuts Prices of Cheaper Rough
De Beers significantly reduced prices of lower-quality rough diamonds at this week’s sight in response to a slowdown in the Indian manufacturing
News Nov 13, 2018 Joshua Freedman
Gem Diamonds Letseng
Large Stones Prove Profitable for Gem Diamonds
Gem Diamonds swung to a profit in the first half of the year, boosted by the sale of large, high-quality stones
News Sep 05, 2018 Rapaport News
Kimberley
Kimberley Rough Goes on Sale in Antwerp
Production from the Kimberley mining operations in South Africa will come to Antwerp for tender following Petra
News Aug 29, 2018 Rapaport News
Argyle 150
Diamond Resources Might Not Be Forever
While it’s true that value comes from rarity, no natural resource lasts forever, and the rare
News Aug 14, 2018 Leah Meirovich
Firestone 150
Firestone Sees Strong Bigger-Stone Demand
Sales were strong at Firestone Diamonds in the fourth fiscal quarter amid robust demand for larger rough
News Jul 24, 2018 Rapaport News
Marange
Zimbabwe Output Soars in First Half
Zimbabwe’s state diamond producer recorded a 44% increase in output in the first half of 2018 following investments in mining
News Jul 22, 2018 Rapaport News
Namibia
Namibia Predicts Diamond-Sector Slowdown
Economic growth from Namibia’s diamond-mining sector will slow this year due to depletion of resources from inland
News Jul 09, 2018 Rapaport News
De Beers Botswana 150
De Beers, Botswana Prep for New Sales Deal
Botswana once again finds itself at a crossroads. The sparsely populated, landlocked country is in a constant battle to ensure the
News Jul 09, 2018 Avi Krawitz
Alrosa 150
Alrosa Finds Diamond Shaped Like Soccer Ball
Alrosa has unearthed a rough diamond bearing an uncanny resemblance to a soccer ball, and with flawless timing: bang
News Jul 08, 2018 Rapaport News
Renard fire July 2018
Fire Halts Operations at Stornoway Mine
Stornoway Diamond Corporation has suspended operations at the Renard mine in Canada due to a local forest fire. The
News Jul 03, 2018 Rapaport News
De Beers 150
De Beers Sells $575M Amid Strong Demand
De Beers recorded its largest monthly sales since January as shortages and strong sentiment supported the rough-diamond
News Jun 27, 2018 Joshua Freedman
Trans Hex 150
Losses Grow at South Africa’s Trans Hex
Trans Hex Group’s losses widened 2% to $13.9 million (ZAR 186.8 million) in the past fiscal year, reflecting
News Jun 24, 2018 Rapaport News
Gemfields
Nirav Modi Crisis Hits Gemfields
Proceeds slumped at Gemfields’ May auction of higher-quality rough emeralds as the Nirav Modi fraud case hurt Indian
News May 27, 2018 Rapaport News
Alrosa 150
Large-Stone Demand Drives Alrosa Sales
Alrosa’s sales leaped 20% year on year in the first quarter, as demand for medium-sized and large rough
News Apr 11, 2018 Rapaport News
Zimbabwe 150
Zimbabwe Looks to Reform Marange Sales
Zimbabwe’s state diamond company is planning to introduce contract sales as part of a strategy to revive operations and bring greater
News Apr 10, 2018 Joshua Freedman
Rio Tinto Argyle mine
Rio Tinto Slashes Argyle Outlook
Rio Tinto has lowered its estimate of diamonds it can viably extract from the Argyle mine, after
News Mar 05, 2018 Rapaport News
De Beers Earnings Fall 150
De Beers Production to Peak in 2018
De Beers expects its production to hit a high point in 2018 as a number of its mines approach the end of their
News Feb 22, 2018 Joshua Freedman
De Beers Is The New Kid on the Blockchain 150
De Beers Is the New Kid on the Blockchain
Last month, dozens gathered in midtown Manhattan to learn more about De Beers’ Diamond Blockchain Initiative — a project that
News Feb 15, 2018 Jennifer Heebner
De Beers to Source Third-Party Rough 150
De Beers to Auction Other Miners’ Diamonds
De Beers’ auctions division will sell diamonds from other mining companies so clients can access a broader range
News Jan 30, 2018 Leah Meirovich
Alrosa to Open India Office 150
Alrosa to Open India Office
Alrosa plans to launch a representative office in Mumbai in March, appointing former Rio Tinto and Swarovski executive Jim
News Jan 25, 2018 Rapaport News
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