India’s new tax system reshaping diamond processing industry

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Surat, the diamond city of India is said to contribute 60% of world’s diamond supply in value and 85% in volume. On the other...

Diamond exports go down globally

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A remarkable decline in the global diamond exports has been observed in a lot of countries. Exports of rough and polished diamonds are dipping...

Largest diamond bourse’s construction begin at Surat

Diamond industry
Over 90% of world’s rough diamonds are cut and polished in the metro city of Gujarat - Surat. House to also the International Institute...

HRD Antwerp launches its revolutionary new product, the ID CARD

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HRD Antwerp, Europe’s leading authority in diamond certification, launched its new ID CARD on the 26th of October 2017 at its HQ in the...

Lab-grown diamonds on the rise

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Lab-grown diamonds are being acknowledged by more and more traditional retailers each passing day. The authenticity and environmental sustainability of these stones has proved...

Is diamond industry in India losing its sparkle?

Diamond industry
India has been the hub of diamond trading and processing for a long time now. With Surat being world’s leading diamond processing centre and...

Will women rule the diamond industry?

Diamond
De Beers introduced the ‘A diamond is forever’ campaign which influenced people at large to buy diamonds on perception of its rarity, back in...

Washington Companies to acquire Dominion Diamond Corp.

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The news about Dominion Diamond going under hammer was up only a few months back. While the deal fell through at that point of...

Gem Diamonds unearths a 126 carat diamond from Letseng mine

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Only around 30 percent of the total diamonds produced worldwide are of gem quality, out of which only 1.8 percent is of the purest...

Ada Diamonds discovers undisclosed mined diamonds in parcels of Lab-grown

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Time and again, traditional diamond industry factions keep grumbling about the issue of undisclosed synthetics (incorrect reference for Lab-grown diamonds). How realistic and accurate...

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