Antwerp Diamond Night

Guangzhou Diamond Exchange and the Antwerp World Diamond Centre will coorganize the Antwerp Diamond Day in Guangzhou, on the 28th of November 2018  Register now! Attend the educational seminars, an exclusive Meet & Greet and the Antwerp Diamond Night

Run of Mine Diamond Tender

From 19th-26th April, Guangzhou Diamond Exchange held a Run of Mine Diamond Tender in Guangzhou All parcels with a total weight of over 230,000 cts have been successfully transacted

Generic Public Course on Rough Diamonds

In March 2018, Guangzhou Diamond Exchange opened its first Generic Public Course on Rough Diamonds, including theoretical learning, trading experience sharing, factory visiting, as well as goods viewing, and the industry responded enthusiastically

Seminar on Diamond Supply and Demand

In March 2018, Stephane Fischler, President of World Diamond Council visited Guangzhou Diamond Exchange, and shared his view on China facing new opportunity and challenge on diamond supply

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Angola to polish more diamonds in 2019


Sodiam, Angolan governmental company marketing diamonds, said that it intends to open a second polishing center in Saurimo, Angola, in February.

The CEO Neves Silva who said that such a move is a part of the company’s strategy that is being implemented from 2018 to 2022. The polishing center will initially cut about 4,000 ct per month. There is only one polishing factory in Angola.In the future, Angola will open an Industrial Development Hub providing a range of facilities such as training centers, tax offices, banks and other institutions.

In the third quarter of 2018 1.5 million carats of Angolan diamonds were sold during the period at an average price of $176 per carat.

News from: Rough&Polished

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