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India’s Polished Diamond Exports -17% in December
India’s polished diamond exports slumped 17 percent yearon year to $1.2 billion in December, according to provisional data from the Gem& Jewellery Export Promotion Council. By volume, polished exports dropped 5percent to 1.9 million carats. Polished...
Polished Markets Jan 21, 2016 Rapaport News
Israel’s 2015 Polished Exports Drop 20%
Israel’s polished diamond exports slumped 20 percent to $5 billion in2015 because of a drop in demand in key markets and a mismatchbetween the prices of polished and rough gems, according to the Ministry ofEconomy.Polished exports to the U.S.,Israel’s largest diamond-trade...
Polished Markets Jan 12, 2016 Rapaport News
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U.S. Polished Diamond Imports -15% in November
U.S. polished diamond imports fell 15 percent year on yearto $1.62 billion in November, the second-steepest drop of 2015. Diamond importsby weight declined 14 percent to 735,561 carats and the average price dipped0.6 percent to $2,205 per...
Polished Markets Jan 11, 2016 Rapaport News
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Polished Diamond Prices Increase in December
PRESSRELEASE, January 5, 2015, New York … Polished diamond market sentiment improvedin December as shortages supported prices and dealers filled last-minuteholiday orders. Initial reports about U.S. holiday season jewelry sales arepositive. General retail...
Polished Markets Jan 05, 2016 Rapaport
Belgium’s November Polished Exports -12%
Belgium’s polished diamondexports dropped 12 percent year on year to $920.4million in November, according to the Antwerp World DiamondCentre (AWDC). By volume, exports slid 16 percent to 382,491 carats, while theaverage price fell 5 percent to $2,406 per carat.AmongBelgium’s main...
Polished Markets Dec 15, 2015 Rapaport News
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U.S. Polished Diamond Imports -23% in September
U.S. polished diamond imports fell 23 percent year on yearto $1.6 billion in September, the second-lowest monthly figure so far thisyear. Diamond imports by weight fell 19 percent to 923,229 carats, at anaverage price of $1,774 per carat. Polished...
Polished Markets Nov 09, 2015 Rapaport News
Belgium’s October Polished Exports -27%
Belgium’s polished diamond exports fell 27 percent year onyear to $929.3 million in October, according to data published by the AntwerpWorld Diamond Council. By volume, polished exports dropped 14 percent to 484,158carats, while the average price of the exports...
Polished Markets Nov 08, 2015 Rapaport News
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ALROSA Sees Prices Stabilizing by Year-End
ALROSACEO Andrey Zharkov today said the company expects rough diamond prices tostabilize by the end of the year after falling 15 percent, Bloomberg reported. The company willcontinue to focus on diamond mining and may review...
Mining Oct 13, 2015 Rapaport News
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Hong Kong Data Shows Declines Across Import and Exports of Rough and Polished
Hong Kong's polished diamond imports decreased 4 percent year on year to $9.3 billion during the first half of 2015, according to the Diamond Federation of Hong Kong, China Ltd. By volume, polished imports dropped 9 percent to 9.635...
Polished Markets Aug 10, 2015 Ronen Shnidman
Supergems India to Tender 200 Polished Diamonds at IIJS Show
Supergems India announced on Wednesday that it will offer 200 graded and certified diamonds at a polished tender between August 6 to August 10 at the India International Jewellery Show (IIJS).The diamonds on offer include round and fancy shape...
Polished Markets Aug 05, 2015 Ronen Shnidman
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India's Polished Diamond Exports -2% in June
India's polished diamond exports fell 2.2 percent year on year to $1.854 billion in June, according to provisional data from the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council. Trading volume fell 6.8 percent to 2.626 million...
Rough Markets Jul 20, 2015 Jeff Miller
Amir Tiroche
Large-Size Diamond Market Under Pressure
Amir Tiroche is the owner and CEO of Tiroche Diamonds, which specializes in polishing diamonds larger than 10 carats. Tiroche has been a member of the Israeli diamond industry for nearly 40 years and recently shifted his...
Rough Markets Jul 03, 2015 Ronen Shnidman
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Antwerp Opens Sixth Diamond Trade Fair
Press Release: The sixth edition of the Antwerp Diamond Trade Fair (ADTF), the world's exclusive by-invitation-only diamond trade show, kicked-off on Sunday. The fair welcomed hundreds of buyers, among them both delegations from...
Polished Markets Feb 02, 2015 AWDC
Sarine Reiterates Positive 4Q Guidance After Stock Tumbles
Sarine Technologies, a diamond manufacturing equipment marker, stated last week that the company expects to close the fourth quarter of 2014 with a profit in response to a sudden drop in its share price and heavy trading volume....
Technology Dec 29, 2014 Ronen Shnidman
India's Polished Diamond Exports +11% in November
India's polished diamond exports jumped 10.8 percent year on year to $1.559 billion in November, according to preliminary data from the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council.By volume, exports rose 41.8 percent to 2.59 million...
Manufacturing Dec 18, 2014 Jeff Miller
De Beers Diamond Sorting
De Beers October Sight Estimated at $460M
De Beers October sight closed with an estimated value of $460 million. The company reportedly lowered prices for several different categories of goods between 2 percent and 4 percent. Sightholders noted that De Beers also shifted the...
Rough Markets Oct 14, 2014 Ronen Shnidman
Polished Diamonds
Japan's June Polished Imports +7%
Japan’s polished diamond imports grew 7 percent year on year to $79.6 million in June 2014, ‎Momozawa reported based on Japanese Finance Ministry data. By volume, however, polished imports declined 37 percent ‎to 152,581 carats, while the...
Polished Markets Aug 11, 2014 Ronen Shnidman
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Belgium's Polished Diamond Exports Flat in June
Belgium's polished diamond exports in June were flat at $1.363 billion, according to data released by the Antwerp World Diamond Centre. In terms of volume, exports fell 13 percent to 557,817 carats. Polished diamond importsrose 5 percent to $1.509 billion,...
Polished Markets Jul 11, 2014 Jeff Miller
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Israel Diamond Exchange Tests New Security Identification System
The Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) has begun pilot testing an advanced security system to identify exchange members by their facial features, body language and behavior. The system has been installed at the Diamond Tower...
Rough Markets Mar 05, 2014 Ronen Shnidman
De Beers Diamond Sorting
De Beers Contributes $1B in Profit to Anglo American
De Beers revenue rose 5 percent year on year to $6.4 billion in 2013, according its parent company Anglo American, which reported group results this morning. De Beers rough diamond price index increased 2 percent with an ''average...
Mining Feb 14, 2014 Jeff Miller
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