This fancy intense blue diamond came from a 122.52 carat rough stone found by Petra Diamonds at its Cullinan mine in September 2014. It is set to appear at Christie’s New York auction next month | http://ow.ly/puha300zFIQ
The largest fancy intense blue diamond ever offered at auction
is to go under the hammer at Christie’s New York next month.
The auctioneer expects the cut-cornered rectangular
mixed-cut, 24.18-carat, VS2 gem named the ‘Cullinan Dream’ to fetch $23 million
to $29 million, or up to $1.2...
De Beers sold $630M of rough diamonds in its latest sales cycle including at last week’s sight in Gaborone, Botswana. The figure was 5.4% lower than the previous cycle in April | http://ow.ly/hrpX300wWw1
ALROSA discovered a 207-carat diamond at its Zarnitsa mine in Russia. Production at the mine in Yakutia in 1Q was 2.3 times higher than a year ago because of increased capacity | http://ow.ly/6B3W300zFUA
ALROSA discovered a 207.29-carat rough diamond at its
Zarnitsa mine in the Russian republic of Yakutia.
The gem-quality diamond measuring 38 х 37 х 18 millimeters
is the largest found since open-pit mining started at the Zarnitsa pipe in
1999. As yet unnamed, the stone has a “transparent...
Based in New York City’s Diamond District, Rapaport Magazine has correspondents reporting from all the major diamond centers around the globe. Recognized as the diamond authority, the Rapaport Magazine app supplies the comprehensive market intelligence and in-depth coverage of crucial current issues that our readers have come to expect.
RAPAPORT... Graff Diamonds’ sales slid and profit nosedived last year
as tougher market conditions in the global gem industry hit the high-end
Revenue fell 32 percent to $500.2 million and profit for the
year plummeted 74 percent to $32.1 million in 2015, Graff...
Tse Sui Luen suffered a similar impact from the downturn in Greater China that other Hong Kong-based jewelers have been hit by. Sales slid 9% in the past fiscal year and profit dived 40% | http://ow.ly/WQC3300wYkn
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